APA's Council on Adult Psychiatry is seeking nominations for the 2010 Jack
Weinberg Memorial Award for excellence in the field of geriatric
This award, established in 1983 in memory of Jack Weinberg, M.D., honors a
psychiatrist who has demonstrated special leadership or who has done
outstanding work in clinical practice, training, or research in geriatric
Candidates must be psychiatrists who are nominated by an APA member.
Nominations must include a letter summarizing the accomplishments of the
nominee, two additional letters of endorsement by APA members, and a current
curriculum vitae including bibliography.
The winner will receive a plaque at the Convocation of Fellows at the APA
annual meeting and a $500 honorarium.
The deadline for submissions is July 31. Nominations should be sent
to Beatrice Eld, QIPS, American Psychiatric Association, 1000 Wilson
Boulevard, Suite 1825, Arlington, Va. 22209. Further information is available
from Eld at (703) 907-8598 or