Mood Disorders Award Nominations

(Deadline: January 5)

Method of Nominations
Nominations should include

  • One or more letters of nomination, two pages maximum
  • The nominee's Curriculum Vitae
  • A statement from the nominee, describing his or her accomplishments in the field of mood disorders research, five pages maximum.

Nomination Procedure

Mail original to:

Chair, Committee on the Award for Research in Mood Disorders
The American College of Psychiatrists
111 E. Wacker Dr., Suite 1440
Chicago, IL 60603
You may also e-mail an electronic copy to


Past Mood Disorders Award Winners

2019 Madhukar H. Trivedi, M.D.

2018 Mark A. Frye, M.D., FACPsych

2017 Maria A. Oquendo, M.D., FACPsych

2016 Karen Dineen Wagner, M.D., Ph.D., FACPsych

2015 K. Ranga R. Krishnan, M.B., Ch.B., FACPsych

2014 Lori L. Altshuler, M.D.                

2013 Lewis L. Judd, M.D., FACPsych

2012 Michael E. Thase, M.D.         

2011 J. John Mann, M.D.

2010 Robert M.A. Hirschfeld, M.D., FACPsych              

2008 Ellen Frank, Ph.D.

2007 Ned H. Kalin, M.D., FACPsych

2006 David R. Rubinow, M.D.

2005 Dwight L. Evans, M.D., FACPsych

2004 Dennis Charney, M.D.

2003 Robert N. Golden, M.D., FACPsych                    

2002 Alan F. Schatzberg, M.D.

2001 Martin B. Keller, M.D.

2000 A. John Rush, M.D., FACPsych

1999 Joseph J. Schildkraut, M.D., FACPsych

1998 Charles B. Nemeroff, M.D., Ph.D., FACPsych