For Immediate Release
Jack Turban, MD, MHS, Receives AACAP Pilot Research Award for General Psychiatry Residents, Supported by Pharmaceutical Industry Supporters
Washington, DC, September 30, 2019 –The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) is pleased to announce Jack Turban, MD, MHS, Resident Physician in Adult-Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at the Massachusetts General Hospital & McLean Hospital, as the recipient of AACAP's 2019 Pilot Research Award for General Psychiatry Residents, supported by Pharmaceutical Industry Supporters.
AACAP’s Pilot Research Award for General Psychiatry Residents, supported by Pharmaceutical Industry Supporters, provides up to $15,000 of funding for general psychiatry residents who have an interest in beginning a career in child and adolescent mental health research. This award helps reduce the current shortage of clinical researchers by getting young investigators engaged in mental health research programs.
Dr. Turban will be recognized at the Junior Research Scholar Lunch during AACAP's 66th Annual Meeting October 17, 2019, in Chicago, Illinois.
For more information on this award, please contact
Reilly Polka, Communications Manager.
The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry promotes the
healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through
advocacy, education, and research. Child and adolescent psychiatrists
are the leading physician authority on children’s mental health. For
more information, please visit www.aacap.org