SOBP Committees

A. E. Bennett Award  – Review and approve applications for the annual A.E. Bennett award.

Chair: Kathryn CullenJony Sheynin
Co-Chair: Christine RabinakRammohan Shukla
Olusola Ajilore

Education – Develop & implement educational programs, focus on younger members and attendees, help facilitate mentorship activities. Education Subcommittees include the Training Director’s Subcommittee and the Distinguished Educator Subcommittee.

Chair: Annmarie MacNamaraHelmet Karim
Co-Chair: Nate HarnettMary Kimmel
Scott AaronsonJulia Linke
Gustavo AngaritaNaoise Mac Giollabhui
Anahita Bassir NiaNicole McLaughlin
Meghan BennettMichael Ostacher
Annamaria CattaneoCarissa Philippi
Margaret DavisKonasale Prasad
Gregory FonzoPeter van Roessel
Joshua Kantrowitz

Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI) – The Inclusivity Committee evaluates and addresses any needs to help make SOBP a more diverse and inclusive environment.

Chair: Manpreet SinghChris Miller
Kale EdmistonAmy Jimenez
Olusola AjiloreMaya Schumer
Katherine AitchisonKarim Ibrahim
Wei Zhang
Manan Arora
Andrea Goldstein-PiekarskiJennifer Coughlin
Jessica CooperIrina Esterlis
Brisa Fernandes
Arielle Keller
Bilge Turkozer
Amanda Arulpragasam
Elisabetta del Re
Helmet Karim
Alfred Kaye
Maura Boldrini
Katherine Damme
Paul Holtzheimer
Jorge Almeida
Marie Gaine
Sobia Haqqi
Rebekah Huber
Poornima Kumar
Rajamannar Ramasubbu
Xi ZhuThomas Hyde

Membership – The Membership Committee is responsible for review and approval of all new membership applications and to make recommendations to Council regarding activities to recruit and retain members.

Chair: Kathryn Ridout                                      Co-Chair: Jha Manish

 

Nominating – Tasked with nominating candidates for the elected offices of President and Councilor-at-Large.

Chair: Sarah Short Kerry Ressler
Iliyan IvanovJoshua Roffman
Torsten KlengelRoscoe Brady
James MurroughManpreet Singh
Scott Rauch

Program– The Program Committee is responsible for the review and approval of all new abstract submissions and to make selections on the program content and presentations at the Annual Meeting.

Chair: Dost OngurAdriana FederJames Murrough
President: Sophia FrangouAndrew FukudaJennifer Payne
Scott AaronsonBharathi GadadNoah Philip
Olusola AjiloreIsaac Galatzer-LevyRajiv Radhakrishnan
Christoph AnackerCharles GillespieGerard Sanacora
Randy AuerbachMatthew GirgentiMarianne Seney
Jennifer BarredoAndrea Goldstein-PiekarskiShan Siddiqi
Christopher BartleyVanessa GonçalvesJair Soares
Ran BarzilayTamar GurMonsheel Sodhi
Maura BoldriniRobert InnisEmma Sprooten
Chadi CalargeCorey KellerGustavo Turecki
Hengyi CaoAdrienne LahtiSanne van Rooij
Tina ChouAlan LewisSophia Vinogradov
Christine ConeleaPaulo LizanoConsuelo Walss-Bass
Jennifer CoughlinFalk LohoffHeather Ward
Margaret DavisStefano MarencoAliza Wingo
Darin DoughertyLeah MayoNeil Woodward
Katherine DunlopAlexander McGirrJared Young
Yogesh DwivediNicole McLaughlin
Irina EsterlisBrian Mickey

Travel Award – The training of a new generation of psychiatric academicians is a major objective of the Society of Biological Psychiatry.  Participation in professional meetings, in which new information is exchanged and contacts are made, can have a critical impact on the career of a developing clinician-scientist.  In recognition of the importance of academic exchange, the Society of Biological offers annual Travel Fellowships. Travel Award Subcommittees include the Domestic Award Subcommittee for domestic application, the International Award Subcommittee, the Chair’s Choice Subcommittee, and the Predoctoral Scholar Subcommittee.

Chair: Jared YoungJennifer CoughlinRyan Purcell
Co-Chair: Susanna FryerKathryn CullenJair Soares
Mohiuddin AhmadKristen EllardJoseph Taylor
Amanda ArulpragasamYong FanElif Tunc-Ozcan
Michal AssafLisanne JenkinsMaric Veldic
Anahita Bassir NiaZheng Li Benjamin Wade
Alfredo BellonZ. Zack Ma Shau-Ming Wei
Michele BertocciNikolai Malykhin Xi Zhu
Mahendra BhatiLeah Mayo
Arthur BrodyLauren Moran
Chadi CalargeRajendra Morey
Joan CamprodonAlexandra Moussa-Tooks
Hengyi CaoGaurav Patel

Committee on Advancing Women in Leadership (CAWL)Click here to read more about the SOBP Committee on Advancing Women in Leadership.

Chair: Jessica Turner Mikaela DimickYvette Sheline
Chair: Isabelle RossoBharathi GadadAnnamaria Cattaneo
Jennifer StevensSarah Short
Uma RaoVanessa Gonçalves
Mary PhillipsAdrienne Lahti