Skip to main content

2019 National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Awards

Viewing past awards

You are viewing 2019 award results. See awards for the current year.

Ruth L. Kirschstein Mentoring Award

Individual Awards

For exemplary performance while demonstrating significant leadership, skill, and ability in serving as a mentor.

  • Argyris Stringaris, NIMH


Group Awards

NIH Hiring Controls Committee

For outstanding leadership in establishing and executing the hiring controls process, improving the efficiency of central workforce management for NIH, as part of Optimize NIH.

  • Julie Broussard Berko, OD
  • Brendan Gaughan, OD
  • Jeffrey Grempler, OD
  • Andrew J. Griffith, NIDCD
  • Richard J. Hodes, NIA
  • Steven M. Holland, NIAID
  • Camille Hoover, NIDDK
  • Ann D. Huston, NIMH
  • Stephen Katz, NIAMS
  • Colleen Mcgowan, CC
  • Sandra Munoz-Cintron, OD
  • Lauren Tedesco, OD

Individual Awards

For demonstrating exceptional leadership, and innovation in conceptualizing the Clinical Trials Operations Software (CTOS) for the enhancement of stewardship of NIH funded trials.

  • Eugene Kane, NIMH


Individual Awards

For outstanding leadership and influential research in cognitive neuroscience, bridging work in humans and non-human primates to better understand visual attention and perception.

  • Leslie G. Ungerleider, NIMH

Recognition Across NIH

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


  • David Jangraw, NIMH


  • Aileen M. Schulte, NIMH


  • Matthew V. Rudorfer, NIMH


  • Susan G. Amara, NIMH
  • Janet Clark, NIMH
  • Michael C. Freed, NIMH
  • Lisa Gilotty, NIMH
  • Allison Nugent, NIMH