Outstanding Contributions to Advancing the Understanding of Addictions (Division 50)

This award recognizes outstanding media portrayal, contribution to key legislation, or other contributions that has been made to advancing the understanding of the addictions.

Sponsor: Division 50

Description

This award recognizes a non-division member for outstanding media portrayal, contribution to key legislation, or other contributions that has been made to advancing the understanding of the addictions.

This award may be given annually, however, there is no requirement that it be given annually.

Eligibility

Nominees cannot be members of Div. 50 (Society for Addiction Psychology).

How to Apply

The 2014 award cycle is now closed. Please check the Div. 50 call for awards and nominations webpage for details about the 2015 award cyle.

Past Recipients
2014

Anne M. Fletcher 

2012

Ken Burns

2011

No award given.

2010

Howard Shaffer

2009

No award given.

2008

Mark L. Willenbring, MD

2007

No award given.

2006

No award given.

2005

David Sheff

2004

Maia Szalavitz

2003

Anne Fletcher