The Rhoda and Bernard Sarnat International Prize in Mental Health – Past Recipients

2019

Daniel Weinberger, M.D.

Director and CEO
Lieber Institute for Brain Development
Professor, Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, Neuroscience, and Genetics
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

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2018

Kenneth B. Wells, MD, MPH

Professor-in-Residence
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

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2017

Joseph T. Coyle, MD

Eben S. Draper Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience
Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital

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2017

The team of Catherine Lord and Matthew State

 

Catherine Lord, PhD

Director, Center for Autism and the Developing Brain
Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Weill Cornell Medicine

Matthew State, MD, PhD

Oberndorf Family Distinguished Professor
Chair of Psychiatry
Member, Weill Institute for Neurosciences
University of California, San Francisco

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2016

Steven E. Hyman, MD

Director
Stanley Institute

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2016

Robin Murray, FRS

Professor of Psychiatric Research
King’s College London

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2015

Kay Redfield Jamison, PhD

Dalio Family Professor in Mood Disorders
Professor of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Co-Director, Johns Hopkins Mood Disorders Center

 

Kenneth S. Kendler, MD

Rachel Brown Banks Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics

 

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2014

Vikram Patel, FMedSci

Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Public Health Foundation of India

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2013

William T. Carpenter, MD

Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Maryland Psychiatric Research Center

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2012

Huda Akil, PhD

Stanley J. Watson, MD, PhD

Co-Directors
Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

2011

William E. Bunney, MD

Distinguished Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine

 

Ellen Frank, PhD

Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry
Professor of Psychology
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

2010

Eric J. Nestler, MD, PhD

Nash Family Professor of Neuroscience and Chair, Department of Neuroscience
Director, Friedman Brain Institute
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

 

Charles P. O’Brien, MD, PhD

Kenneth Appel Professor
Vice Chair of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

2009

David Mechanic, PhD

University Professor and René Dubos Professor of Behavioral Sciences
Director, Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research
Rutgers University

2008

Paul R. McHugh, MD

University Distinguished Service Professor of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Professor of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

2007

Beatrix Hamburg, MD

David Hamburg, MD

DeWitt Wallace Distinguished Scholars, Department of Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College

2006

Jack D. Barchas, MD

Chairman, Department of Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College

2005

Floyd E. Bloom, MD

Chairman, CEO, and Chief Scientific Officer
Neurome, Inc.

2004

Albert J. Stunkard, MD

Professor of Psychiatry Emeritus
University of Pennsylvania

2003

Aaron T. Beck, MD

University Professor of Psychiatry
University of Pennsylvania

2002

David Satcher, MD, PhD

Director, National Center for Primary Care
Morehouse School of Medicine

2001

Michael L. Rutter, MD

Professor of Developmental Psychopathology
MRC Social, Genetic & Developmental Psychiatry Centre
Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London

 

Solomon H. Snyder, MD

Professor of Neuroscience, Pharmacology, and Psychiatry, Department of Neuroscience
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

2000

Rosalynn Carter

Vice Chair, Board of Trustees
The Carter Center

1999

Nancy C. Andreasen, MD, PhD

Andrew H. Woods Chair of Psychiatry
Director, Mental Health Clinical Research Center
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

1998

David Kupfer, MD

Professor and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Director of Research, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

1997

Herbert Pardes, MD

Vice President for Health Sciences, Columbia University
Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

1996

Leon Eisenberg, MD

Professor of Social Medicine, Department of Social Medicine
Harvard Medical School

1995

Samuel B. Guze, MD

Spencer T. Olin Professor of Psychiatry
Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
Psychiatrist-in-Chief, Barnes and Renard Hospital

1994

Myrna Weissman, PhD

Professor of Epidemiology in Psychiatry
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

 

Gerald Klerman, MD

Professor of Psychiatry and Associate Chairman for Research, Department of Psychiatry
Cornell University Medical College

1993

Seymour S. Kety, MD

Senior Scientist, National Institutes of Mental Health
Professor of Neuroscience Emeritus, Harvard Medical School

1992

Daniel X. Freedman, MD

Judson Braun Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Science
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine


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