Nominations are sought for the Rema Lapouse Award for 2005. Sponsored by the APHA’s Mental Health, Epidemiology, and Statistics Sections, this award is granted to an outstanding scientist in the area of psychiatric epidemiology.

Established in 1972 by Dr. Milton Torres in honor of his wife, Dr. Rema Lapouse, the Rema Lapouse Award is in recognition of “significant contributions to the scientific understanding of the epidemiology and control of mental disorders.”

Nominating letters and curriculum vitae are due by March 1, 2005 to: Rema Lapouse Award Committee, c/o <akouzis@jhsph.edu>, or Anthony Kouzis, PhD, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205.