Announcing the 2020 ISDP Award Winners:

2020 Awards Committee: Dima Amso, Brown University (Chair);  Natalie Brito, New York University and Bridget Callaghan, University of California, Los Angeles

  • Sandra G. Wiener Student Investigator Award, Denise M. Werchan, PhD, Dept. of Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences, Brown University
    – Mentor: – Dima Amso, PhD, Brown University (Now Columbia University in the City)
  • Dissertation Award, Morgan Reiss Firestein, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Developmental Neuroscience, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY USA
    – Postdoctoral Mentor: William Fifer, PhD, Columbia University in the City; Dissertation Mentor: Frances Champagne, Columbia University in the City
  • David Kucharski Young Investigator Award, Natalie Hiromi Brito, PhD, Assistant Professor of Developmental Psychology, Department of Applied Psychology, NYU
  • Senior Investigator Award, Mark S. Blumberg, PhD, Wendell Miller Professor, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences, University of Iowa
  • Rovee-Collier Mentor Award, Martha Ann Bell, PhD, Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • Hennessy-Smotherman Wiley Best Student Paper Award for the journal Developmental Psychobiology, TBD
  • Best Poster Award: TBD
  • Best Perinatal Poster: TBD
  • People’s Choice Best Poster Award: TBD

ISDP 2020 Student/Postdoc Abstract Award Winners:

NameInstitutionAdvisor
Madeleine AllenOregon Health and Science UniversityAlice Graham, PhD
Özlü AranUniversity of DenverElysia P. Davis
Toshali BanerjeeTata Institute of Fundamental ResearchVidita Vaidya
Lindsay BendicksonUniversity of British ColumbiaManon Ranger
Myrthe BoekhorstTilburg UniversityProf. Victor J.M. Pop
Madeleine BruceVirginia TechMartha Ann Bell
Pratik Rajeev ChaudhariTATA INSTITUTE OF FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH, MUMBAIPROF. VIDITA A. VAIDYA
Emily CohodesYale UniversityDylan Gee
Nicholas CollinsUniversity of DelawareTania L. Roth
Caitlin CowanAPC Microbiome Ireland, University College CorkProf John Cryan
Camila DemaestriBrown UniversityKevin Bath
Nicole FerraraRosalind Franklin UniversityJ Amiel Rosenkranz
Andrea FieldsColumbia UniversityNim Tottenham
Naomi GanczVA Pittsburgh Healthcare SystemSarah Forster
Tatiana Garcia MezaVirginia TechMartha Ann Bell
Melissa A. GieblerTeachers College, Columbia UniversityKimberly G. Noble
Lissete GimenezColumbia University/Columbia University Irving Medical CenterWilliam Fifer
Jessica GoldblumUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillCathi Propper
Raha HassanMcMaster UniversityLouis A. Schmidt
Melissa Noel HorgerGraduate Center, City University of New YorkSarah Berger
Mariann HowlandUniversity of MinnesotaMegan Gunnar
Yannan HuUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignNancy McElwain
Omid KardanUniversity of ChicagoMonica D. Rosenberg
Seulki KuNew York University School of MedicineClancy Blair
Maria Alejandra LemusNYUNatalie Brito
Ran LiuVirginia TechMartha Ann Bell
Sarah LyleUniversity of GeorgiaKatherine Ehrlich
Taigan MacGowanMcMaster UniversityLouis Schmidt
Brianna MinshallMiami UniversityJennifer Quinn
Isabelle MuellerUniversity of Massachusetts BostonEd Tronick
Lotte MuskensTilburg UniversityC.J.M. van der Velden BA
Ori OssmyNew York UniversityKaren Adolph
Jennifer Julia PhillipsVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityMartha Ann Bell
Kristie PooleMcMaster UniversityLouis Schmidt
Emily ReillyInstitute of Child Development, University of MinnesotaMegan Gunnar
Collin RiddleMiami UniversityJennifer Quinn
Joscelin Rocha HidalgoGeorgetown UniversityRachel Barr
Sara E SaavedraUniversity of WashingtonMar Sanchez
Virginia SaloVanderbilt UniversityKathryn Humphreys
Simona SarafinovskaWashington University in St. LouisJoseph Dougherty
Lauren ShuffreyColumbia University Medical CenterWilliam Fifer
Olivia SilkeUniversity of California, IrvineIlona Yim and Jenna Riis
Katrina R. SimonTeachers College, Columbia UniversityKimberly G. Noble
Jocelyn StanfieldEmory UniversityPatricia Brennan
Samantha SteimleGeorgetown UniversityRachel Barr
Danielle SwalesUniversity of DenverElysia Davis
Samantha SymeBarnard CollegeWilliam Fifer
Brian TimmermanWayne State UniversitySusanne Brummelte
Sonya Troller-RenfreeTeachers College, Columbia UniversityKimberly Noble
Irene TungUniversity of PittsburghAlison E. Hipwell
Emilio A. ValadezUniversity of Maryland, College ParkNathan A. Fox
Claire Roche WallerUniversity of California, Los AngelesJennifer Silvers
Elizabeth YouattPenn State UniversityKoraly Pérez-Edgar
Margaret ZhangNew York UniversityNatalie Brito
Danruo ZhongInstitute of Child Development, University of MinnesotaMegan Gunnar
   

Thanks to our grantors, sponsors and exhibitors

Thank you to all of our sponsors, who have generously supported ISDP Student & Postdoc Member Travel Awards as well as selected Symposium Speaker’s travel.  Funding for these awards was generously provided by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, John Wiley and Sons Publishing, (publishers of the ISDP’s official journal, Developmental Psychobiology, the Division of Developmental Neuroscience in Psychiatry at Columbia University,  MagstimEGI, Brain Vision, LLC, The Trust Insurance Programs, ANT Neuro, Zero to Three and the members of the ISDP. Thanks to all our generous sponsors and exhibitors!

2019 ISDP Award Winners - Photos from the Awards Session in Chicago

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2019 ISDP Awards