2020 will be the third year the Dr. Debasish and Chinu Mridha Spirit of Neurology Humanitarian Award will be given. This award recognizes the work of a neurologist or neuroscientist who has demonstrated altruism, compassion, integrity, and leadership while providing quality neurological health care to a destitute, distressed or marginalized population or in impoverished communities of the world.
Also referred to as a humanitarian award, this non-scientific award is open to current members in practice, academics, or retired that have demonstrated these attributes while serving a distressed population or impoverished communitiy in the world.
Recipient will receive:
- $1,000 prize
- Recognition plaque
- Recognition in AAN's 72nd Annual Meeting material
- Must be nominated by an AAN member
- Nominee must be an AAN member
Applications must include a letter of recommendation from nominator.
The 2020 awards deadline is October 23, 2019.
For more information, please contact Katie Boyle at firstname.lastname@example.org (612) 928-6034