Max Hamilton memorial prize
Max Hamilton, M.D., F.R.C.P., F.R.C. Psych., D.P.M. (1912-1988) is best known for his assessment of depressive illness through psychometrics. The Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression is widely used throughout the world, and his 1960 paper on the problem of measuring the severity of depression is probably the most cited medical publication in the second half of the twentieth century. The recipient of the 2020 award will be chosen by an international scientific jury by March 2020. This prize consists of a monetary award of USD 10,000 and an engraved plaque, to be presented at the 32nd CINP Congress taking place in Taipei, Taiwan from 25 to 28 June 2020.
Detailed instructions on how to apply for the Max Hamilton Award including the application form will be posted here. In the meantime, should you have any questions please contact the CINP Office.