APA Foundation 2017 Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Awards
The American Psychiatric Association Foundation has announced their 2017 Awards for Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. Both Dr. David Shaffer and Dr. Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele have been recognized for their outstanding achievements in the field. Dr. David Shaffer is the recipient of the Agnes Purcell McGavin Award for Distinguished Career Achievement in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele is the recipient of the Blanche F. Ittleson Award for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Above, Dr. Phil Wang (Director of Research, APA) presents Dr. Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele with the Ittleson Award at the 2017 APA Annual Meeting in San Diego.