Breaking the chains of stigma
An Initiative of Janssen Research & Development, LLC and Museum Dr. Guislain
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All candidates agree to provide interested media with additional information (if needed).
The laureate agrees not to communicate in any manner on his or her selection before the award ceremony on October 11th, 2019.
The laureate of the Dr. Guislain Award agrees to be present and give an introduction on the project at the award ceremony on October 11th, 2019 in Ghent, Belgium, or another place.
The laureate agrees to use the cash award to further enhance the development of the award winning project or organization.
The laureate has to present the developments of the award winning project or organization the following year.
If we can eliminate stigma as a global society, we are one step closer to getting people treatment and finding cures.
Dr. Husseini Manji
This award is inspiring and recognizes the need to change the way people think and feel about brain conditions.
To restore the human dignity of psychiatric patients is part of our work in mental health care.
Brother Dr. René Stockman
nominations 2019 are open
final date submission of candidacies
compiling extensive outline withhold candidacies
jury will decide on a winner
award ceremony 2019
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