2013 Mika Salpeter Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Xandra O. Breakfield, PhD with SfN Past President Larry W. Swanson, PhD.
Recipients receive a $5,000 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, and the recipient is honored at the Celebration of Women in Neuroscience Luncheon, held during the meeting.
For questions or more information, see the Frequently Asked Questions.
Submit all materials using SfN's award nomination site. Include the following:
Nominations for the 2014 award are due Wednesday, May 14.
Past Mika Salpeter Lifetime Achievement Awardees include:
2013: Xandra O. Breakefield, PhD
2012: Martha Constantine-Paton, PhD, and Michael J. Zigmond, PhD
2011: Margaret Livingstone, PhD
2010: Carol Barnes, PhD
2009: Carla Shatz, PhD
2008: Ben Barres, MD, PhD
2007: Huda Akil, PhD
2006: Ann Kelley, PhD
2005: Susan Leeman, PhD
2004: Martha Gillette, PhD
2003: Bernice Grafstein, PhD
2002: Eve Marder, PhD
2001: Leslie Ungerleider, PhD
2000: Mary Bartlett Bunge, PhD
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