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Award at a Glance

Award amount: $1,000 + up to $2,000 to cover travel and per diem expenses incurred during EB meeting

Deadline: set by the Section

Questions? Contact: Kirsteen Browning, PhD, Chair of CNS 

Who can apply:

Past Awardees

Award Description

The 12 Distinguished Lectureship Awards are named after outstanding contributors to the disciplinary areas of physiology represented by the 12 APS Sections. The named lecture for the Central Nervous Section is the Joseph Erlanger Distinguished Lectureship.

The recipient is chosen by the Section as a representative of the best within the discipline. Lecturers present and are active participants at the Experimental Biology meeting.

  • The award is given to a prominent neuroscientist for his/her contributions. 

  •  Determined by the section and section chair.