Scientific Achievement Awards
Recognizing outstanding contributions to the study of gambling disorders, the Scientific Achievement Awards have proven to be a highlight of the NCRG’s annual Conference on Gambling and Addiction since their creation in 2002.
The NCRG Scientific Achievement Awards may include:
- Research investigators at any stage in their career whose research has made significant contributions to the knowledge base about gambling disorders
- Educators who have successfully mentored young investigators in the field or have excelled at promoting public awareness and education about gambling disorders and responsible gaming
- A recent publication in a scientific, peer-reviewed journal that represents a seminal work in the field
To view a list of NCRG Scientific Achievement Award winners, visit our past winners webpage.
2012 NCRG Scientific Achievement Award Winner:
Randy Stinchfield, Ph.D., L.P., University of Minnesota Medical School
Dr. Stinchfield was awarded the 2012 NCRG Scientific Achievement Award during the 13th annual NCRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction. To learn more about Dr. Stinchfield's achievements, view the press release. To view his acceptance speech, play the video below or visit the NCRG's YouTube channel.