Wright Ross Salk Award for Distinguished Service in Pediatric Psychology

Deadline: January 19
Sponsor: Division 54


In recognition of the early founders of pediatric psychology, this award honors outstanding service contributions to the Society of Pediatric Psychology or to the field of pediatric psychology generally. Examples of significant contributions include:

  • Leadership in SPP
  • Public or political advocacy or leadership
  • Significant and extensive prevention or intervention program development, implementations and dissemination
  • Development and implementation of significant and influential service or training models
  • Professional leadership in other professional or public organizations that benefit the field of pediatric psychology
  • Substantial influential production of clinically oriented scholarship such as case studies and literature reviews

The recipient may be invited to give an award presentation at SPP's annual conference.

How to Apply
Past Recipients