Awards in recognition of impact in the field of infant mental health

Emeritius Professor Bob Emde presenting the René Spitz Award to Antoine Guedeney in Rome in 2018.

WAIMH offers four important awards in recognition of individuals from across the world who have made very important contributions to the infant mental health community in the course of their careers.

Interdisciplinary by design, WAIMH invites nominations from the fields of health, mental health, early care and education, early intervention, hospitals, colleges and universities, legislatures, to name just a few.

The nomination materials are submitted by December 31, 2022. The awardees will be presented at Dublin World Congress in Ireland, which will take place 15-19 July, 2023.

There are 5 award categories: WAIMH Award, Sonya Bemporad Award, Serge Lebovici Award, René Spitz Award and WAIMH New Investigator Award.

Read more online at WAIMH website.