Blue ribbonPromoting careers and professional development is a central focus of ADAA. Since its inception in 1998, the ADAA awards program has provided more than one million dollars to 345 aspiring professionals and given them access to a professional home, unique pairings with senior mentors from our membership, and participation at the annual conference.

Alies Muskin Career Development Leadership Program

The Alies Muskin Career Development Leadership Program is an intensive mentoring and professional development opportunity for early career clinicians and researchers.

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Donald F. Klein Early Career Investigator Award

This award is given to an early career investigator for the best original research paper on neurobiology, psychopharmacology, psychosocial treatments, or experimental psychopathology of anxiety disorders and depression.

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Travel Awards (1999 – 2016)

Clinician Trainee Awards (2012 – 2016)

New Research Poster Awards (2011 – 2012)

Recognizing ADAA Members

The ADAA Awards Program expanded in 2011 to recognize member participation and commitment to the association and to the community through Member Recognition Awards: ADAA Member of Distinction and Jerilyn Ross Clinician Advocate Award, and the Clinician Outreach Award.