Mentor Award


The Mentor Award recognizes an OHBM member for their leadership in developing early career researchers including undergraduates, graduates and post-doctoral trainees. The OHBM Mentor Award is based on the training experiences and success of the nominee’s mentees, not the mentor’s personal career achievements.  For the purpose of award, mentoring is defined as the process of providing guidance and support to promote mentees’ career development.  The key roles of the mentor include, but are not limited to, providing:

  • Intellectual growth and development
  • Career development
  • Collegiality and building community through the generosity of acknowledgement and recognition

Award Criteria:

  1. Must be an OHBM member in good standing.
  2. Must provide proof of consistent and meaningful mentoring.
  3. Nominators must be mentees of the nominee or colleagues who have personal knowledge of the nominee’s mentoring efforts.
  4. Must promote diversity and inclusivity in their mentoring efforts.

Submit Nomination
2023 OHBM award nominations are not open yet. Please continue to check the OHBM website and social media channels for further updates.

Questions? Please direct them to the OHBM Executive Office at info@humanbrainmapping.org.


Past Mentor Award recipients include:

2022: Glasgow, Scotland
Fernando A. Barrios Alvarez, Mexico

2021: OHBM Virtual II
Mirella Dapretto, United States

2020: OHBM Virtual I
F. Xavier Castellanos, United States

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