Applications are now open for the 2023 Florence Levy Emerging Researcher Award
The AADPA Florence Levy Emerging Researcher Award honours Prof. Flo Levy’s outstanding clinical and research contribution to ADHD by recognising an emerging researcher or clinician-scientist in Australia who has made an outstanding contribution to the field of ADHD.
The 2023 Florence Levy Emerging Researcher Award will be presented at AADPA’s 6th Annual Conference (28 – 30 July 2022). The winner will receive an invitation to present at the Conference as well as complimentary conference registration, travel to and from Melbourne and one-night of accommodation at the Sofitel on Collins, Melbourne.
About Prof. Florence Levy
Prof. Levy (1937-2020) had a passion and commitment to improving the lives of children with mental health problems. She was also a pioneer and strong advocate for female academics, a trailblazer for physician-researchers, and an inspiring mentor for many clinicians and researchers.
As a child psychiatrist, she made remarkable contributions to her clinical discipline and was a staunch advocate for families and patients affected by ADHD. Her contribution to numerous scientific papers and book chapters in the field made her a world authority on ADHD.