Awards and Honors

                     Distinguished Fellow, American Psychiatric Association, January 2022

             'Distinguished Fellowship is awarded to outstanding psychiatrists who have made significant                       contributions to the psychiatric profession in at least five of the following areas: administration,                   teaching, scientific and scholarly publications, volunteering in mental health and medical                             activities of social significance, community involvement, as well as for clinical excellence.                             Distinguished Fellow is the highest membership honor the APA bestows upon members'- APA



                                     Jerilyn Ross Clinician Advocate Award, 2021


             By Anxiety and Depression Association of America: 'To honor the memory and lifework of Jerilyn Ross,                cofounder of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America and president from 1985 to 2010, this                          award acknowledges a professional who exemplifies excellence and outstanding advocacy for                              patient education and care, training, and research'.

                                        Marian Butterfield Award, 2018

          The Marian I. Butterfield, M.D. Early Career Psychiatrist Award was established in the year 2002 to                         recognize women psychiatrists who have established significant professional careers early in their                         professional development. 

                                      Fellow, American Psychiatric Association, 2015

                                 'in recognition of significant contributions to the field of psychiatry.'