Elaine Schlosser Lewis Journal Award for Research on Attention Deficit Disorder

An award for the best Scientific Paper Published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry ($5,000 grant).

1994: Dennis P. Cantwell, M.D. Dr. Cantwell's work is generally recognized as the first to illustrate the genetic factor that is causal in ADHD and that multi modal treatments can enhance a patient's long-term outcome.

1995: Russell Schachar, M.D. "Test of Four Hypotheses for the Comorbidity of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder," May 1995

1996: Janet Wozniak, M.D. "Mania-Like Symptoms Suggestive of Childhood Onset Bipolar Disorder in Clinically Referenced Children," July 1995 and "A Pilot Family Study of Childhood-Onset Mania," December 1995

1997: Thomas Spencer, M.D. "Growth Deficits in ADHD Children Revisited: Evidence for Disorder Associated Growth Delays?" November 1996

1998: Regina Bussing, M.D. "Diagnostic Utility of Two Commonly Used ADHD Screening Measures Among Special Education Students," January 1998

1999: Deborah Zarin, M.D. "Clinical Treatment Characteristics of Children with Attention/Hyperactivity Disorder in Psychiatric Practice," December 1998

2000: Peter Jensen, M.D. "Are Stimulants Over-prescribed? Treatment of ADHD in Four U.S. Communities," July 1999.

2001: Laurence Greenhill, M.D. "Impairment and Deportment Responses to Different Methylphenidate Doses in Children with ADHD: The MTA Titration Trial," February 2001.

2002: Steven P. Cuffe, M.D. "Prevalence of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in a Community Sample of Older Adolescents," November 2001

2003: Steven Pliszka, M.D. "A Feasibility Study of the Children's Medication Algorithm Project (CMAP) Algorithm for the Treatment of ADHD", March 2003

2004: Philip L. Hazell, F.R.A.N.Z.C.P. "A Randomized Controlled Trial of Clonidine Added to Psychostimulant Medication for Hyperactive and Aggressive Children," August 2004

2005: Lily Hechtman, M.D. "Academic Achievement and Emotional Status of Children With ADHD Treated With Long-Term Methylphenidate and Multimodal Psychosocial Treatment," July 2004

2006: Margaret Weiss, M.D., PH.D. "Sleep Hygiene and Melatonin Treatment for Children and Adolescents with ADHD and Initial Insomnia," May 2006

2007: Laurence L. Greenhill, M.D. "Efficacy and Safety of Immediate Release Methylphenidate Treatment for Preschoolers with ADHD," November 2006

2008: Richard D. Todd, Ph.D., M.D. "Predictors of Stability of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactity Disorder Subtypes from Childhood to Young Adulthood."

2009: James McGough, M.D. "CBCL Pediatric Disorder Profile and ADHD: Comorbidity and Quantitative Trait Loci Analysis"

2010: Guilherme Polanczyk, M.D., Ph.D. "Implications of Extending the ADHD Age-of-Onset Criterion to Age 12: Results from a Prospectively Studied Birth Cohort"

2011: Bonnie T. Zima, M.D., M.P.H. "Quality of Care for Childhood Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in a Managed Care Medicaid Program"

Elaine Schlosser Lewis Pilot Research Award for Attention Disorders

2001: Stephanie Hamarman, M.D. "Treatment of Attention-Deficit Hyperacitiviy Disorder: Effect of Dompamine Genes on Treatment Outcome."

2002: Mary Ahn, M.D. "Brain Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) in Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder."

2003: Michael Marcin, M.D. "Arousal and Attention Dysregulation: Cortisol Levels and Circadian Release in a Cohort of School-Age Children Exposed to Prenatal and Postnatal Maternal Substance Abuse."

2004: Jenny Tsai, M.D. "Correlation of ADHD Symptoms and Sleep in Developmentally Delayed: A Prospective Case Controlled Study"

2005: Chadi Calarge, M.D. "Investigating Motor Cortex Plasticity in Adult ADHD Using Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation"

2005: Jeanie Tse, M.D. "A Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Group Investigation for Adolescents with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder"

2007: Gholson Lyon, M.D., Ph.D. "Response Inhibition With and Without Methylphenidate in Behavior Therapy Intervention for Tics in Children and Adolescents with ADHD and Tourette's Disorder or Chronic Motor/Vocal Tic Disorder: A Pilot Study"

2007: Yuhuan Xie "The Effectiveness of Videoconferencing on Teaching Parent Training Skills to Parents of Children with ADHD"

2008: Joan Doughton, M.D. "Ritalin LA in the Treatment of Young Children with ADHD"

2008: Tamara Vanderwal, M.D. "Neurophysiological Correlates of Treatment with Guanfacine in Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder"

2009: Leslie Hulvershorn, M.D., MSc. "An Examination of Corticolimbic Functional Connectivity in Children with ADHD with and without Severe Mood Dysregulation"

2009: Anna Georgiopoulos, M.D. "Mood and Attention in Cystic Fibrosis: Prevalence and Impact on Health Outcomes"

2010: Tushita Mayanil, MBBS, M.D. "fMRI Study of Attentional and Affective Neural Systems in Pediatric Bipolar Disorder with Psychosis"

2011: Amanda K. Hutchison, M.D. "Assessing Thought Disorder in 4 and 5 Year-Olds with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) with and without Severe Emotional and Behavioral Dysregulation"

Elaine Schlosser Lewis Pilot Research Award for Learning Disabilities

2006: Todd Levine, M.D. "Special Education Needs in Cocaine Exposed Children"

2010: Paul S. El-Fishawy, J.D., M.D. "A Pilot Study of Whole-Exome Sequencing Combined with Homozygosity Mapping in the Identification of Genes that Contribute to Autism"

2011: David S. Hong, M.D. "Study of Neural Circuitry Underlying Visuospatial Deficits and Mathematics Learning Disorder in Turner Syndrome"

Elaine Schlosser Lewis Research Grant for Attention Deficit Disorders

2001: Jeffrey Newcorn, M.D. and Mary Solanto-Gardner, Ph. D. "fMRI in Predominantly Inattentive and Combined Subtypes of ADHD"