David A. Hamburg, a renowned psychiatrist-physician, educator, leader and humanitarian, advanced understanding of stress on the brain and dedicated his life’s work to eliminating human suffering.
*The nomination period for the 2019 John P. McGovern Award Lecture in the Behavioral Sciences has ended.
The John P. McGovern Award Lecture in the Behavioral Sciences, first delivered in 1990, honors outstanding behavioral scientists from around the world. The lecture was endowed by the John P. McGovern Foundation to enable scholars to learn and explore the accomplishments and challenges of the behavioral sciences. Dr. McGovern was an internationally recognized physician, scientist, scholar, educator, and humanitarian.