ON OCTOBER 27TH 2017
THE BRAIN AND BEHAVIOUR RESEARCH FOUNDATION
CELEBRATED ITS 30TH ANNIVERSARY!!!
30 YEARS OF RESTLESS GOOD WORK IN PRO OF THE CURE
OR MENTAL ILLNESS.
The evening included a presentation of the Pardes Humanitarian Prize in Mental Health and the Outstanding Achievement Prizewinners
This international Prize recognizes a physician, scientist, public citizen or organization, whose extraordinary contribution has made a profound and lasting impact by improving the lives of people suffering from mental illness and by advancing the understanding of mental health. Established in 2014, the Pardes Humanitarian Prize is named in honor of Dr. Herbert Pardes, the first recipient of the award.
This year we honored Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) click here for their transformative work providing mental health care during natural and man-made emergencies and chronic crises. The ceremony also paid Special Tribute to the late Constance E. Lieber, one of the world’s greatest public advocates for mental illness and psychiatric research and care.
images from the gala below