f, a graduate student in the Dougherty Lab, is the first recipient of The brAvery Foundation┬« Award to a medical student or resident of the Washington University School of Medicine – Department of Psychiatry-William Greenleaf Eliot Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Congratulations, Simona!

The brAvery Foundation® is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the prevention of youth suicide. The foundation aims to increase awareness about youth mental illness and suicide prevention through education and advocacy. It also provides scholarships in the St. Louis area to facilitate training and education of students who have committed to a career in the mental health profession.