Member Since: 1990
Michael Rutter is a professor of developmental psychopathology at the Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, London. He received his MB, ChB, and MD from the University of Birmingham Medical School and his DPM from the University of London. Rutter has received the Society for Research in Child Development Distinguished Scientist Award, the Rema Lapouse Mental Health Epidemiology Award, the C. Anderson Aldrich Award from the American Academy of Child Psychiatry, the American Association on Mental Deficiency Research Award, the Helmut Horten Research Award, the Ruane Prize for Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Research, and the Sarnat International Prize in Mental Health. His publications include Straight and Devious Pathways from Childhood to Adulthood, Parenting Breakdown: The Making and Breaking of Intergenerational Links, Studies of Psychosocial Risk: The Power of Longitudinal Data, Assessment and Diagnosis in Child Psychopathology,and Developing Minds: Challenge and Continuity Across the Lifespan.