2013 Outstanding Achievement Award

December 9, 2013

Steve Hooper with AUCD President Julie Fodor
Steve Hooper with AUCD President Julie Fodor

The Outstanding Achievement Award recognizes a UCEDD, LEND, or IDDRC executive, faculty, or staff member who has demonstrated excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service to the wider community.

Stephen Hooper, PhD
Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

For Your Scholarship, Leadership,
Vision, and Thoughtful Mentoring

"Dr. Hooper has made enormous contributions to the disability community. At the University of North Carolina, for many years, he has been viewed as THE pediatric neuropsychologist for children with developmental disabilities. Dr. Hooper's work has laid the important groundwork for our program at the Carolina Institute of Developmental Disabilities, played a major role in the development of the North Carolina work force in developmental disabilities and contributed important, new knowledge about the neuropsychological function of children with developmental disabilities."