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Release Date: 09/09/2019 Source: International Society for Autism Research

Dr. Ed Cook selected as the 2019 International Society for Autism Research (…

Dr. Ed Cook was selected as an International Society for Autism Research (INSAR) Fellow in May 2019. This award is the highest honor given by the International Society for Autism Research. It recognizes the sustained international research contribution to autism science that a person has made in their career, and the effect that it has had internationally on autism science.

Release Date: 09/09/2019 Source: American Association for Social Psychiatry

Dr. Stevan M. Weine to receive the 2020 Abraham L. Halpern Humanitarian Award…

The Abraham L. Halpern Humanitarian Award is bestowed by the American Association for Social Psychiatry for extraordinary achievement in advancing human rights. The Award is named after the forensic psychiatrist and human rights activist Abraham L. Halpern, M.D. (1925-2013).

Release Date: 08/26/2019 Source: UI Center on Depression & Resilience

Dr. Olu Ajilore is interviewed about Digital Mental Health for Comcast…

Dr. Ajilore discussed UICDR’s newly launched Digital Mental Health Initiative (DHMI). The DMHI is a collaborative, transdisciplinary group of clinicians, researchers, educators and stakeholders working to improve equitable access to mental health treatment with innovative, smart connected technology.

Release Date: 08/22/2019 Gallery

Drs. Martin Hinrichs, Surya Sabhapathy and Amber May nominated for Resident/…

Two residents, Drs. Martin Hinrichs and Surya Sabhapathy, as well as one child fellow, Dr. Amber May were nominated for resident/fellow of the year.

Release Date: 08/15/2019 Source: Chicago Tribune

Dr. Tory Eisenlohr-Moul quoted in a Chicago Tribune story about her study on…

Eisenlohr-Moul has a $3.1 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to study how stabilizing certain hormones that fluctuate over the menstrual cycle in women at risk for suicide can keep suicidal thoughts at bay.

Release Date: 08/13/2019 Source: Indiana University

Dr. Martin Harrow received 2019 Richard Atkinson Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Martin Harrow has been selected by the faculty in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Indiana University to receive the Richard Atkinson Lifetime Achievement Award.