Member Spotlight

ACNP Members have contributed to numerous developments in the field of neuropsychopharmacology. Be sure to also see ACNP Member History Interview Transcripts.

Spotlight

Gary Small

"The Alzheimer's Prevention Program: Keep Your Brain Healthy for the Rest of Your Life," by Dr. Gary Small, features a lifestyle plan including diet, physical exercise, stress management and mental exercise that may help delay the onset of dementia symptoms. Numerous additional outlets covered the book launch.

Dean Wong

SNMMI- 2013 Paul C. Aebersold Award
Jun 14, 2013

Lewis Judd

Award for Research in Mood Disorders by the American College of Psychiatrists
Apr 2, 2013

Vince Calhoun

Vince D. Calhoun Named 2013 Fellow to Both AAAS and IEEE
Apr 1, 2013

Ellen Frank

2011 Rhoda and Bernard Sarnat International Prize in Mental Health
Apr 1, 2013

Craig Powell and Lisa Monteggia

The Autisms - Molecules to Model Systems
Oct 22, 2012

James Barrett

2012 P.B. Dews Lifetime Achievement Award in Behavioral Pharmacology
Jan 6, 2012

Max Fink (PDF 2742Kb)

New York Academy of Medicine - 2011 Thomas W. Salmon Medalist
Oct 14, 2011

Joel Kleinman, Daniel Pine, Carol Tamminga and Carlos Zarate

Scientists Honored for Outstanding Achievements in Mental Illness Research
Sep 23, 2011

Helen Mayberg

Nobel Conference 47 Presenter Profile: Helen Mayberg
Aug 31, 2011

Martin Katz

Martin Katz honored for pioneering work.
Jul 29, 2011

Conan Kornetsky

Conan Kornetsky Receives 2011 Bernard Lown University of Maine Alumni Humanitarian Award
Jun 30, 2011

Alfred Lewy

University of Chicago 2011 Professional Achievement Award
May 26, 2011

Nora Volkow

Director Of National Institute On Drug Abuse to Receive Alexander Award In Psychiatry
Apr 25, 2011

Bryan Roth

Bryan Roth honored for excellence in clinical pharmacology
Mar 23, 2011

Katherine Wisner

Katherine Wisner receives AMWA's 2011 Women in Science Award.
Jan 27, 2011

Mark Geyer

Heffter Research Center - Bleuler Award Winner 2010
Nov 18, 2010

Charles O'Brien and Eric Nestler

Charles O’Brien Receives Institute of Medicine's 2010 Sarnat Prize in Mental Health
Oct 11, 2010

Kurt Rasmussen (PDF 13Kb)

Kurt Rasmussen, Ph.D., is a great example of an ACNP Member who gives back to his community. Dr. Rasmussen is an active volunteer and board member of College Mentors for Kids, Inc.

Nora Volkow (PDF 56Kb)

Nora Volkow, M.D., Named on Time 100 List of People Who Shape Our World
Apr 30, 2007

Dr. Sol Snyder (PDF 30Kb)

Creativity in Psychopharmacology Research ... With The Spark of a True Mentor
Dec 5, 2006
 

Task Force Reports

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Community Education

See community initiatives funded in part by the ACNP that help people learn more about mental health and read about winners of our Outreach Initiative Awards in the Community Education Programs section.

Member Interviews

For historical perspective, read ACNP interviews with pioneers in the field of psychopharmacology.