Faculty Awards and Honors

Our faculty receive numerous national and international awards and honors each year for their outstanding contributions to scholarly research, clinical care, education, and professional leadership.  Below, we highlight each of these honors and awards, grouped by calendar year.


Robert Malenka

Julius Axelrod Prize
from the Society for Neuroscience

Karl Deisseroth

Massry Prize
Meira and Shaul G. Massry Foundation

Ricardo Muñoz

Adjunct Clinical Professor
elected as a Fellow
American Association for the Advancement of Science


Jose Maldonado

Sawlow Memorial Award Lecture on Neuroscience from the Oregon Health & Science University and the Portland International Neuroscience Symposium

Alan Louie

Distinguished Life Fellow
of the American Psychiatric Association

Luis de Lecea

Outstanding Research Achievement Award
from the Sleep Research Society

Emmanuel Mignot

Lifetime Achievement Award
from the National Sleep Society

Michael Ostacher

Distinguished Fellow
of the American Psychiatric Association

Karen Parker

Kavli Fellow
of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences

Debra Safer

Silver Bell Recipient
Awarded by Eating Disorders Research Center

Alan Schatzberg

Lifetime Achievement Award
from the International Society of Psychoneuroendocrinology

David Spiegel

Bowis Award for Contributions and Leadership
American College of Psychiatrists

Patricia Suppes

Lifetime Distinguished Fellow
of the American Psychiatric Association and of the Northern California Psychiatric Society  

Edith Sullivan

of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology

Allan Reiss

Agnes Purcell McGavin Award for Distinguished Career Achievement
American Psychiatric Association

Rona Hu

Nancy Roeske Medical Student Teaching Award
American Psychiatric Association

Terence Ketter

Irma Bland Award for Resident Teaching
American Psychiatric Association