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2012 National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Awards


Scientific/Medical Individual Awards

For outstanding leadership of the Research Domains Criteria (RDoC) effort to develop new ways of classifying mental illness psychopathology and dedication to the NIMH mission.

  • Bruce N. Cuthbert, NIMH


Administrative Group Awards

The National Database For Autism Research Team

For exceptional work in developing the National Database for Autism Research (NDAR).

  • Frank R. Avenilla, NIMH
  • Patrick K. Bender, NIMH
  • Janice R. Cordell, NINDS
  • Gregory K. Farber, NIMH
  • Michelle P. Freund, NIMH
  • Lisa Gilotty, NIMH
  • Daniel J. Hall, NIMH
  • Deborah G. Hirtz, NINDS
  • Michael F. Huerta, NLM
  • Alice S. Kau, NICHD
  • Brian P. Koser, NIMH
  • Cindy P. Lawler, NIEHS
  • Laura A. Mamounas, NINDS
  • Matthew J. Mcauliffe, CIT
  • Gretchen E. Navidi, NIMH
  • Svetlana I. Novikova, NIMH
  • David M. Panchision, NIMH
  • Judith M. Rumsey, NIMH
  • Anne J. Sperling, NIMH
  • Eric Stanton, NIMH
  • Ljubisa N. Vitkovic, NICHD
  • Ann E. Wagner, NIMH
  • Timothy P. Wolfe, NIMH

Recognition Across NIH

The following individuals are recognized as part of a group hosted by another IC.


  • Pamela Y. Collins, NIMH
  • Jeymohan Joseph, NIMH
  • Phuong T. Pham, NIMH
  • Leshawndra N. Price, NIMH


  • Jamie D. Driscoll, NIMH
  • Alvin R. Little, NIMH
  • Enrique L. Michelotti, NIMH
  • Michele N. Pearson, NIMH


  • Linda S. Brady, NIMH
  • Marina Broitman, NIMH
  • Enid Light, NIMH
  • Kathleen M. O'Leary, NIMH
  • Jane A. Steinberg, NIMH