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Individual Prizes and Fellowships

Science Educator Award

Science Educator Award recipient honored at Neuroscience 2013.
2013 Science Educator Award recipient Martha J. Farah, PhD with SfN Past President Larry W. Swanson, PhD.
Science Educator Award recipient honored at Neuroscience 2013.
2013 Science Educator Award recipient Bobby Heagerty with SfN Past President Larry W. Swanson, PhD.
The Science Educator Award honors two outstanding neuroscientists who have made significant contributions to educating the public about neuroscience: one who conducts education activities fulltime, and one who devotes his/her time primarily to research while conducting outreach, policy and education activities.

Recipients receive a $5,000 honorarium, opportunity to write a feature commentary on science education in The Journal of Neuroscience, and complimentary registration, transportation (economy air or ground), and two nights hotel accommodations for the SfN annual meeting. The SfN president presents the award at a lecture at the meeting.

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NGA/SEA Selection Committee

ChairpersonTerm Ends
Lorna W Role, PhD
Stony Brook University
11/19/2014
Members 
Jerold J M Chun, PhD, MD
Scripps Resch Inst
12/31/2016
James W Geddes, PhD
Univ Kentucky Med Ctr
12/31/2014
Trevor John Kilpatrick, PhD
The University of Melbourne
12/31/2016
Kathryn M Murphy, PhD
McMaster Univ
12/31/2016