Dr. Tallal's Honors

  • NICHD Task Force - 5 year research plan
  • NIDCD Task Force to Develop National Strategic Research Plan
  • Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM IV) Working Group on Language Disorders
  • Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM IV) Working Group on Learning Disabilities
  • National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine Task Force on Causes and Determinants of Mental Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Interagency Committee on Learning Disabilities: Authored report to the U.S. Congress on Developmental Language Disorders
  • NIDCD-Integrated Planning and Policy Committee
  • Decade of the Brain Lecture-Library of Congress
  • Presidential Special Address Society for Neuroscience.
  • Commentator on the field of Psychology- Library of Congress Bicentennial Celebration
     
  • March of Dimes Scientific Advisory Executive Council
  • Santa Fe Institute Scientific Advisory Board
  • Fellow American Psychological Society
  • Fellow International Behavioral Neuroscience Society
  • Rutgers University Board of Trustees Award for Excellence in Research
  • Discover Magazine Finalist- Science and Technology Discovery of the Year
  • Testimony on Learning Disabilities to Biomedical Research Congressional Caucus
  • Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award
  • Rutgers University Board of Governor's Chair in Neuroscience