Individual Prizes and Fellowships

Julius Axelrod Prize

Julius Axelrod Prize recipient Susan G. Amara, PhD.

2014 Julius Axelrod Prize recipient Susan G. Amara, PhD, with SfN Past President Carol Mason.

The Julius Axelrod Prize, supported by the Eli Lilly and Company Foundation, honors a scientist with distinguished achievements in the broad field of neuropharmacology (or a related area) and exemplary efforts in mentoring young scientists.

Recipients receive a $25,000 prize and complimentary registration, transportation (economy air or ground), and two nights hotel accommodations for the SfN annual meeting. The SfN president presents the prize at a lecture at the meeting.

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Julius Axelrod Prize Selection Committee

ChairpersonTerm Ends
Guoping Feng, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
12/31/2016
Members 
David Bredt, MD, PhD
Janssen PRD
12/31/2016
Peter Jeffrey Conn, PhD
Vander Univ Med Ctr
12/31/2016
Suzanne N. Haber, PhD
Univ Rochester
12/31/2017
Julie A Kauer, PhD, BA
Brown University
11/15/2017
Maiken Nedergaard, PhD, MD
Univ Rochester
12/31/2017
Lorna W Role, PhD
Stony Brook University
12/31/2017
Erin M Schuman, PhD
Max Planck Institute For Brain Research
12/31/2016

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