Goldman-Rakic Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Cognitive Neuroscience

Goldman-Rakic Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Cognitive Neuroscience

This prize was created by Constance and Stephen Lieber in memory of Patricia Goldman-Rakic, Ph.D., a distinguished neuroscientist renowned for discoveries about the brain’s frontal lobe, after her tragic death in an automobile accident in 2003. The prize carries an award of $40,000 and the winner(s) is honored at the annual International Awards Dinner in New York City in October.

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Goldman-Rakic Prize. Please submit your nominations by Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Nomination Instructions

See Previous Prizewinners

SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • Jack D. Barchas, M.D. (Chair)
  • Huda Akil, Ph.D.
  • Jonathan D. Cohen, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Paul Greengard, Ph.D.
  • Bruce S. McEwen, Ph.D.
  • Michael I. Posner, Ph.D.
  • Solomon H. Snyder, M.D., Ph.D., DSc
  • Leslie G. Ungerleider, Ph.D.
Block Reference 

2017 Prizewinners