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Dan Stein honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

Publication Date: Jun 14, 2019

The South Africa HIV ATTC's Co-Project Director, Dan Stein was honored at the 15th World Congress of Biological Psychiatry conference in Vancouver, Canada as one of two recipients of the World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WRSBP) Lifetime Achievement Award in Biological Psychiatry. Alongside Robert Post from the United States, Professor Stein was celebrated for his lifework and the significant influence it has had on today's field of biological psychiatry. Dan Stein is Professor and Head of the Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health at the University of Cape Town and UCT-Affiliated Hospitals. He is also Director of the South African Medical Research Council Unit on Risk and Resilience in Mental Disorders, and a National Research Foundation A-rated scientist.