Please join us in congratulating Ben Turley and Sam Gritz, undergraduates in Neuroscience/Psychology and Brain Sciences (Advised by Dr. Tonya Dodge, faculty in Applied Social Psychology) for winning second prize for the Nashman Prize for Community Based Participatory Research! The title of their research project was, "Investigating D.C. Opioid Use Disorder Demographics and Co-Occurrences in Inpatient and Outpatient Electronic Health Records". In this project, the researchers partnered with D.C. medical providers and opioid care organizations in order to share resources and develop a comprehensive model of the urban opioid use disorder population. Congratulations! To see all the awardees: https://blogs.gwu.edu/…/winners-announced-for-the-2020-nas…/
Congrats to Clinical Ph.D. program alum, Dr. Devin English, who has received the American Psychological Association's Emerging Leader Award “for his innovative research on racial discrimination and health inequities, and commitment to addressing the effect intersectional stigma has on the psychological well-being of communities most impacted by HIV.” He will be presented with this award at APA's Annual Meeting this summer. Congrats on this well-deserved honor, Devin!
We are pleased to announce the winners of our first annual Graduate Student Teaching Awards: Clinical Psychology program student Nick Talisman (Graduate Teaching Award) and Applied Social Psychology student Charlotte Hagerman (Graduate Teaching Assistant Award). Both have shown remarkable dedication and skill in their teaching! They will each receive a certificate acknowledging their accomplishment as well as a $150 stipend. Congrats to both!