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APA Awards: Call for Nominations

The nomination deadlines for the following awards are approaching.

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Simon Bolivar Award

The Simon Bolivar Award, established in 1975, honors a prominent advocate for Hispanics and is designed to sensitize APA members to the mental health problems and goals of Hispanics. Funded by Eli Lilly and Company and Pfizer Inc.

Deadline for nominations: July 1, 2017

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Administrative Psychiatry Award

The Administrative Psychiatry Award, established in 1983, recognizes an individual for major contributions to the body of knowledge concerning management of mental health services delivery systems and whose effectiveness has made him/her a role model for other psychiatrists.

Deadline for nominations: July 1, 2017

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Benjamin Rush Award

The Benjamin Rush Award, established in 1967, recognizes an individual renowned for his or her contributions to the literature on the history of psychiatry.

Deadline for nominations: August 1, 2017

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Assembly Profile of Courage Award

This award recognizes an APA member who has, at risk to her/his professional and personal status, taken an ethical stand against intimidating pressure for the good of patient care and in keeping with APA Principles of Ethics.

Deadline for nominations: September 1, 2017

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