American Neuropsychiatric Association (ANPA)


ELIGIBILITY: Established in his memory, the Gary J. Tucker, M.D Award in Neuropsychiatry is the highest honor bestowed by ANPA and is presented to an individual who has demonstrated sustained commitment and service to ANPA and whose career has best exemplified the professional and personal values of Dr. Tucker. These values include academic leadership in Neuropsychiatry; commitment; mentoring, and scholarship. Recipients shall have demonstrated such values through a lifetime commitment to improving our understanding of brain-behavior relationships as they affect mental illness. The first award will be presented by the President of ANPA at the February 2014 Annual Meeting.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Application should include a nomination letter outlining the nominee’s contributions to the field and a current CV. Additional letters of support are suggested but not required.

SELECTION PROCESS: The award winner will be selected by the ANPA Executive Committee based on the applicant’s merits as presented in the application materials. 

The inaugural award was presented in February 2014.  The schedule for future awards will be determined by the Executive Committee.

Please submit nomination to the ANPA Central Office at:

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American Neuropsychiatric Association
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