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Research Day Awards

Twelfth Annual Department of Psychiatry
Research Day Best Poster Awards

We wish to thank everyone that participated in the recent Twelfth Annual Department of Psychiatry Research Day.

This year’s event featured 115 posters on a broad range of topics – the largest poster session in the history of the event. Please join us in congratulating the winners of this year’s Best Poster Awards.

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2012 BEST POSTER AWARDS BY CATEGORY

Staff: Natalie Truty, BS – Research Specialist
Difficulty Repaying Debt and Poor Decision-making as Correlates of Suicidality

Science Trainees: Gil D. Hoftman, BS - Medical Scientist Training Program
Developmental Trajectories of Parvalbumin GABAergic Inputs to Pyramidal Neurons in Monkey Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex

Medical Trainees: Elizabeth Chappel - Medical Student Fellow
Bed Nucleus of the Stria Terminalis: A Multimodal Processer that Coordinates Stress Responsiveness through the Medial Preoptic and Paraventricular Hypothalamic Nuclei

Postdoctoral Scholars: Nicole M. Edgar, PhD – Postdoctoral Scholar
Brain Region Specific Circadian Oscillations in a Mouse Model of Major Depressive Disorder

SERVICE DELIVERY SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARDS

Bradley A. Sanders, LCSW, MBA - Crisis Quality Improvement Director
Successful Linkage from Crisis Services to Follow-up Behavioral Health Treatment

Ryan C. Wagoner, MD – PGY3 Resident
Law Enforcement Officers’ Perceptions of Mental Health Professional Usefulness in Situational Vignettes