• Congratulations to Dr. Amy Jimenez for receiving a highly competitive Early Career Investigator Travel Fellowship Award from the Society of Biological Psychiatry for their upcoming meeting in 2020!
  • Congratulations to Dr. Michael Green for being recognized as a Highly Cited Researcher by Web of Science in Psychiatry and Psychology! This honor is in recognition of scholars ranking in the top 1% by citations for field and year in Web of Science.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Lauren Catalano on receiving funding for her VA Career Development Award, "Approaches to Studying Social Motivation in Schizophrenia"!
  • Congratulations to Derek Novacek, PhD and Yvonne Yang, MD, PhD on receiving a UCLA Normal Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology ​seed grant for their study, "An examination of the psychological and immunological correlates of discrimination in a community-based sample of Black Americans"!
  • Congratulations to Eric Reavis, PhD and Carolyn Parkinson, PhD who are co-PIs on their new NIMH R01, "Disrupted Neural Synchrony during Naturalistic Perception in Schizophrenia: Toward a New Biomarker of Social Dysfunction"!!!
  • Congratulations to Derek Novacek, PhD for receiving funding for his VA Rehabilitation R&D Career Development Award, "Chronic Stress, Inflammation, and Resilience: Predictors of Social Integration in Recently Housed Black and White Veterans"!
  • Congratulations to Jonathan Wynn, PhD for receiving for his VA Rehabilitation R&D Merit Award, "The Enduring Effects of COVID-19 Infection on Psychological Factors, Cognition, and Social Integration in Recently Homeless Veterans"!

Lab in the News 


  • Congratulations to Bill Horan for being elected as a Member of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology!

  • Congratulations to Yvonne Yang for receiving the 2019-2020 UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences Excellence in Teaching Award (Outstanding Faculty House Staff Teaching Adult/Geriatric Division)!