May 15, 2013
2014 ANNUAL MEETING
February 15 – 19, 2014
Sheraton Seattle Hotel
The 2013 Annual Meeting was a huge success and our largest meeting ever. Having the meeting in the center of our largest member concentration was very fruitful. Many new people participated in our exciting event.
Plans are now beginning for our 25th Annual Meeting. It will take place in Seattle, WA and we will overlap with the International Neuropsychological Society Meeting for the first time in many years. Please check the meeting page on the web site for more information as it becomes available: http://www.anpaonline.org/2014-annual-meeting
Awards Presented at the 24th Annual Meeting of the ANPA
FELLOW OF THE AMERICAN NEUROPSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION
The designation of Fellow of the American Neuropsychiatric Association recognizes significant contributions to the field of neuropsychiatry, behavioral neurology, neuropsychology or the clinical neurosciences and to the Association.
The individuals elected as a Fellow of ANPA in 2013 are:
Kristin Brousseau, D.O.
David A. Silbersweig, M.D.
CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD
The ANPA Career Development Award Program recognizes an advanced trainee in neuropsychiatry, behavioral neurology or neuropsychology whose accomplishments during training offer promise of a successful career in neuropsychiatry and the clinical neurosciences.
The Career Development 2013 Awardee is:
Simon Ducharme, M.D., MSc.
YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARDS
The ANPA Young Investigator Award recognizes early trainees who are embarking on promising careers in the clinical neurosciences. The recipients are chosen from the submitted presentations at the Annual Meeting. The decisions are based on the quality of the abstract submission and, more broadly, the candidate’s perceived ability to make a contribution to the field with the encouragement and support provided by the award.
The Young Investigator 2013 Awardees are:
Sepideh N. Bajestan, M.D.
Joseph J. Taylor, M.D
RECOGNITION OF SERVICE TO ANPA
Thank You For Your Outstanding Service and Commitment To The Association
Robert Robinson - Council
Colin Harrington - Chair of Membership Committee
Paula T. Trzepacz - Past President
Alya Reeve - Chair of the Committee on Research
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE NEWS
Congratulations to Jeremy D. Schmahmann, M.D., FANPA on his election to President Elect of ANPA. Jeremy will serve as President Elect for two years, President for two years and Past President for two years. We thank you for making this major commitment to the Association and your support of its mission.
Katherine H. Taber, Ph.D., FANPA and Colin J. Harrington, M.D., FANPA were elected to Council. Their terms of office will be from 2013 to 2016. Congratulations and thank you for your continued support of ANPA and its mission.
We are pleased to announce two new Committee Chairs. Shirlene Sampson will Chair the Committee on Research and Margo Lauterbach will Chair the Membership Committee. Thank you for your continued support of ANPA and its mission.