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APA will honor its outstanding researchers, practitioners and educators on Aug. 15 at 4 p.m. in the Sheraton Boston Grand Ballroom. The awards are:

SCIENCE

Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions: Michael S. Gazzaniga, PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions: Janellen Huttenlocher, PhD, University of Chicago.

Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions: Hazel R. Markus, PhD, Stanford University.

Award for Distinguished Scientific Applications of Psychology: John L. Holland, PhD, Johns Hopkins University.

Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology (animal learning and behavior, comparative): Samuel D. Gosling, PhD, University of Texas.

Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology (cognition and human learning): Joshua B. Tenenbaum, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology (developmental psychology): Jodi A. Quas, PhD, University of California, Irvine.

Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology (health psychology; tie): Elissa S. Epel, PhD, University of California, San Francisco, and Linda C. Gallo, PhD, San Diego State University.

Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contributions to Psychology (psychopathology): John J. Curtin, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison.


PUBLIC INTEREST

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychology in the Public Interest (Senior Career): Philip G. Zimbardo, PhD, Stanford University.

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychology in the Public Interest (Early Career): Rebecca Campbell, PhD, Michigan State University.

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Research in Public Policy: Janet E. Helms, PhD, Boston College.


EDUCATION

Award for Distinguished Career Contributions to Education and Training in Psychology: Rex Lloyd Forehand, PhD, the University of Vermont.

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Applications of Psychology to Education and Training: Richard E. Mayer, PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara.


PRACTICE

Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Applied Research: Richard Rogers, PhD, the University of North Texas.

Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Independent or Institutional Practice in the Private Sector: Grady Dale Jr., EdD, Baltimore.

APA/APAGS Award for Distinguished Graduate Student in Professional Psychology: Maryam Jernigan, Boston College.


INTERNATIONAL

Award for Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology: Puncky Paul Heppner, PhD, the University of Missouri.

International Humanitarian Award:Joseph O. Prewitt Diaz, PhD, the American Red Cross.

International Humanitarian Award: Gundelina Almario Velazco, PhD, London.