Hartford-Jeste Awardee: Jennifer Gatchel

Jennifer Gatchel, MD, PhD, MGH psychiatrist, has been awarded the Hartford-Jeste Award for Future Leaders in Geriatric Psychiatry by the American Psychiatric Association (APA). This is the highest honor that can be given to a junior faculty in Geriatric Psychiatry and is awarded to the individual who has made significant contributions to the field and has the potential to emerge as a future leader. The award was presented at the APA Annual Meeting in San Francisco on May 22 at the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry Presidential Symposium. Dr. Gatchel is also a winner of Best Poster Awards in Neuropsychiatric Symptoms at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference, and she has been promoted to Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at HMS.

Congratulations Jennifer!