Jamie Edgin, Ph.D. accepted the Distinguished Contribution to Science Research award on October 23rd via zoom as part of the Arizona Psychological Association & Arizona Psychological Foundation 2020 awards.
"Research and scholarship are the scientific foundations of psychology. It honors those who disseminate their scholarship through undergraduate and graduate teaching. Scholars mentor their students to value intellectual curiosity, scientific methodology, and critical reasoning. The Distinguished Contribution to Science award recognizes Arizona psychologists who conduct research that improves the lives of others."
This is a very well-deserved award for Jamie’s outstanding contributions to our understanding of Down Syndrome and her advocacy for people with developmental disabilities in the State of Arizona and around the world. Congratulations, Jamie!