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NAMI Applauds America's Exemplary Psychiatrists
Date:5/19/2009

ARLINGTON, Va., May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) honored 41 doctors as "Exemplary Psychiatrists" at the American Psychiatric Association (APA) annual conference in San Francisco today.

"We are proud to honor 41 psychiatrists from across the country for their exceptional dedication to people living with mental illness," said NAMI executive director Michael Fitzpatrick. "These doctors go above and beyond in their support of individuals and families, mental health advocacy and public education."

The annual "Exemplary Psychiatry Awards" honor psychiatrists who have "gone the extra mile" in their commitment to excellent care, reducing the stigma surrounding mental illness and working closely with NAMI members in their communities.

The awards have special significance because honorees are nominated by individuals and families who are directly affected by mental illness.

Support for the awards program is provided by AstraZeneca and Janssen Pharmaceutica.

NAMI 2009 Exemplary Psychiatrist Award Winners

Arizona

Terry A. Vaughan, M.D. - Prescott

California

Curley L. Bonds, M.D. - Los Angeles

Lawrence S. Gross, M.D. - Los Angeles

Omid Jeff Naim, M.D. - San Carlos

Colorado

Tamara Chambless, M.D. - Denver

Connecticut

John M. de Figueiredo, M.D., Sc.D. - Cheshire

Samuel M. Silverman, M.D., F.A.P.A. - West Hartford

Andrew Winokur, M.D., Ph.D. - Farmington

Florida

Rajiv Tandon, M.D. - Gainesville

Georgia

Branko Radulovacki, M.D., M.B.A. - Smyrna

Hawaii

Marv Mathews, M.D. - Honolulu

Illinois

Mark Amdur, M.D. - Chicago

Indiana

Gladys A. Beale, M.D. - Fort Wayne

Iowa

Loren A. Olson, M.D. - Des Moines

Louisiana

Anita S. Kablinger, M.D., C.P.I. - Shreveport

Maine

Joshua P. Cole, M.D. - York

Maryland

Bruce Hershfield, M.D. - Sparks

Massachusetts

Peggy L. Johnson, M.D. - Boston

Ethan S. Rofman, M.D. -Bedford

Michigan

Kenneth R. Silk, M.D. - Ann Arbor

Minnesota

Helen Kim, M.D. - Minneapolis

Deborah C. Newman, M.D. - Rochester

S. Charles Schulz, M.D. - Minneapolis

Robert Sevenich, M.D., J.D. - St. Paul

Missouri

Richard D. Todd, M.D., Ph.D. (posthumous) - St. Louis

New Jersey

Theodore Petti, M.D., M.P.H. - Piscataway

New Mexico

Steven Adelsheim, M.D., F.A.A.C.A.P. -Albuquerque

Jafet E. Gonzalez-Zakarchenco, M.D. - Espanola

New York

Dominic J. Ferro, M.D. -Nanuet

North Carolina

Fernando Cobos, M.D. - Pinehurst

Ohio

Rakesh Ranjan, M.D. - Medina

Oregon

Ted Sundin, M.D. - Ashland

Pennsylvania

Kimberly K. Mathos, D.O., M.P.H. - Pittsburgh

Rhode Island

Farrel I. Klein, M.D. -Middletown

South Carolina

Susan J. Hardesty, M.D. - Charleston

Tennessee

Shannon L. Little, M.D. - Hendersonville

Texas

Sally E. Taylor, M.D. - San Antonio

Frank Webster, M.D. - Dallas

Virginia

Audrey A. Moss, M.D. - Arlington

Ramakrishnan S. Shenoy, M.D. - Midlothian

Wisconsin

Alexandra McMurray, M.D. - Madison


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