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Congratulations to Michael Green, Steven Marder, William Horan, and Amanda McCleery! Drs. Green and Marder were 2016's recipients of the Lieber Prize for Schizophrenia Research, and Drs. Horan and McCleery were 2016's recipients of the Maltz Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Schizophrenia Research, given by the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation.

Congratulations to Drs. Amanda McCleery, Eric Reavis, and Felice Reddy for receiving the 2017 Young Investigator Travel Award to the 2017 International Congress on Schizophrenia Research!

Congratulations to Michael Green for receiving the prestigious 2017-2018 UCLA Faculty Research Lectureship! You can read the announcement and visit the UCLA Vice Chancellor for Research webpage for more details. Also, you can read the UCLA news release here. You can view Dr. Green's lecture by following this link.

Congratulations to Michael Green for receiving the 2017 John Neale Mentorship Award from the Society for Research in Psychopathology!

Congratulations to Bill Horan for being recognized as a highly cited scholar, whose works were among the top 1 percent most referenced in studies from psychiatry! Bill joins three other prominent scientists in the Department of Psychiatry at UCLA (Michael Green, Ph.D., Keith Nuchterlein, Ph.D., and Nelson Freimer, M.D.) with this distinction. Congratulations!

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"!

Lab in the News

"Four UCLA scientists honored for outstanding achievement in schizophrenia research"

"Leading homeless Veterans back into mainstream life"

A recent analysis has shown that our lab chief, Michael Green, is one of the most productive and collaborative researchers in schizophrenia research in the world.  Access to this interesting article can be found by following this link.

Congratulations to Michael Green for being one of the top 1% highest cited researchers in psychiatry in 2020. Congratulations!

Dr. Derek Novacek was a speaker for the UCLA Black Minds Matter panel “Black Minds Matter: Exploring Trauma, Dispelling Stigmas and Promoting Wellness.” Please click this link to view the panel on YouTube and this link to read an article summarizing the panel discussion. 

Watch Dr. Derek Novacek discuss his research on race and psychosis with the Schizophrenia International Society's Education Committee Deputy Chair, Elisabetta del Re. 

Upcoming Conferences

American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 59th Annual Meeting, December 6 - 9, 2020, Phoenix, AZ.

Congratulations

Congratulations to all members past and present of the Green Lab for their accomplishments in 2019! We're looking forward to an exciting 2020!

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)! 

Congratulations to Jasmin Humble for being accepted into the Masters program in Clinical Psychology at Ball State University in Indiana! Jasmin will begin her program in Fall 2020.

Congratulations to Rachel Wein for being accepted into the Masters program in Social Welfare at the University of California, Los Angeles! Rachel will begin her program in Fall 2020.

Congratulations to Emily Wu for being accepted into the Masters program in Clinical Psychology at San Francisco State University! Emily will begin her program in Fall 2020.