APA Division 38 Program for 2014

Washington, DC, August 7 – 10, 2014

Thursday, August 7
 8:00 ‑ 9:50 am Symposium (CE credit available)
Community Engaged Health Disparities Research
Co-chairs: Carolyn Tucker, Deborah Fish Ragin
Speakers: Carolyn Tucker, Deborah Fish Ragin, Etiony Aldarondo, Guerda Nicolas
Convention Center
Room 147B
10:00 ‑ 11:50 am Symposium (CE credit available)
Consequences and Prevention of Metabolic Syndrome Where Do We Go From Here?
(Co-sponsored by Division 20: Adult Development and Aging)
Chair: Dawn Wilson
Speakers: Edmund Acevedo, Avron Spiro III, Dawn Wilson, Alan Delamater
Convention Center
Room 145B
11:00 ‑ 11:50 am Symposium
How Psychology Can Reduce Health Disparities through Proactive Smoking Interventions (Cross-Divisional Collaborative Programming)
Chair: Gwendolyn Keita
Speakers: Lula Beatty, Faye Belgrave, Martin Iguchi
Convention Center
Room 150B
12:00 ‑ 12:50 pm Poster Session
Chronic Illness, Coping, Eating Behavior, HIV, Primary Care
Convention Center
Halls D & E
1:00 ‑ 1:50 pm Invited Address (CE credit available)
Polemics of Depression Assessment and Treatment in Coronary Heart Disease
Chair: Kim Dixon
Speaker: James Blumenthal
Convention Center
Room 147B
2:00 ‑ 2:50 pm Symposium
Disentangling Race/Ethnicity and SES: Implications for Understanding and Reducing Health Disparities
(Cross-Divisional Collaborative Programming)
Co-chairs: John Ruiz, Cynthia Hudley
Speakers: David Williams, Norman Anderson
Convention Center
Room 152A
2:00 ‑ 3:50 pm Symposium (CE credit available)
Medically Complex Illnesses: Recent Developments in Assessment and Treatment
Chair: Fred Friedberg
Speakers: Leonard Jason, Mark Lumley, Jeffrey Lackner, Fred Friedberg
Convention Center
Room 145A

 

Friday, August 8
 8:00 ‑ 9:50 am Symposium
Navigating Across Borders Culture and Ethics of International Collaborations
(Co-sponsored by Division 52: International Psychology)
Chair: Sonia Suchday
Speakers: Judith Torney Purta, Sonia Suchday, Oscar Barbarin, Senel Poyrazli
Convention Center
Room 146C
10:00 ‑ 10:50 am Invited Address (CE credit available)
Relevance and Impact of Behavioral and Social Sciences on Health Policy in the Next Decade
Chair: Annette Stanton
Speaker: Dawn Wilson
Convention Center
Room 145A
11:00 ‑ 11:50 am Distinguished International Invited Address
Putting Behavior Into the Genetics of Obesity
Chair: Kevin Masters
Speaker: Jane Wardle
Convention Center
Room 146C
   
10:00 ‑ 11:50 am Symposium
Improving Outcomes for the Underserved—The Role of Integrated Primary Care
(Co-sponsored with Division 17: Society of Counseling Psychology)
Chair: Nancy Ruddy
Speakers: Nicholas Apostelaris, Dennis Freeman, Virna Little, Brian L. Lewis
Convention Center
Room 149A
   
12:00 ‑ 12:50 pm Poster Session
Mindfulness/Spirituality, Pain, Chronic Illness, Sleep, Health Behaviors, Quality of Life, Cancer, Decision-Making
Convention Center
Halls D & E
2:00 ‑ 3:50 pm Skill Building Session
Innovative Strategies Assessing Patient Outcomes in Integrated Pediatric and Adult Primary Care
(Cross-Divisional Collaborative Programming)
Chair: Helen Coons
Speakers: Anne Kazak, Rahil Briggs, Anne Lynch-Jordan, Christopher Hunter
Convention Center
East Salon C
4:00 ‑ 5:50 pm Symposium
Strategies for Becoming a More Efficient and Productive Writer
Chair: Samantha Outcalt
Speakers: Daniel Bruns, Elizabeth Seng, Andrea Bradford, Anne Kazak
Convention Center
Room 102B
6:00 ‑ 7:00 pm Meet-and-Greet
Health Psychology Training Directors
Division 38 Suite
Marriott Marquis

 

Saturday, August 9
 8:00 ‑ 8:50 am Symposium
Addressing Quality of Life Perspectives for Individuals With Life Limiting Conditions
Chair: Mekel Harris
Speakers: Stephanie Kohlman, Erin Norton, Mekel Harris
Convention Center
Room 145A
  Symposium
Task Force on Rebranding Redefining Health Psychology for the 21st Century
Chair: Joshua Eyer
Speakers: Elizabeth Klonoff, Timothy Smith, Kristine Diaz, Stephanie Hooker
Convention Center
Room 156
9:00 ‑ 10:50 am Symposium (CE credit available)
Patient Centered Outcomes Research Innovative Approaches for High Impact Behavioral Health Research
Co-chairs: Laura Forsythe, Beverly Thorn
Speaker: Beverly Thorn, Ellen Poleshuck, Annette Crisanti
Convention Center
Room 145A
   
11:00 ‑ 11:50 am Symposium
Cultural Sensitivity in Health — Health Psychology’s Role, Health Beliefs, and Assessment
Chair: Shamin Ladhani
Speakers: Shin Ye Kim, Shamin Ladhani, Regan Gurung
Convention Center
Room 207B
   
Business Meeting
Council of Clinical Health Psychology Training Programs (CCHPTP)
Division 38 Suite
Marriott Marquis
1:00 ‑ 1:50 pm Invited Address (CE credit available)
Marriage and the Heart: An Interpersonal Perspective on Relationship Quality and Cardiovascular Risk
Chair: Mark Lumley
Speaker: Timothy Smith
Convention Center
Room 145B
2:00 ‑ 2:50 pm Poster Session
Obesity, Pain, Chronic Illness, Sexual Behavior, HIV, Health Behaviors
Convention Center
Halls D & E
3:00 ‑ 3:50 pm Presidential Address
Influencing Hearts and Minds: Religion and Cardiovascular Functioning
Chair: Christopher France
Speaker: Kevin Masters
Convention Center
Room 103A
  Symposium
Professional Development for Students in Rehabilitation and Health Psychology and Neuropsychology
(Sponsored by Committee on Division/APA Relations; CODAPAR)
Chair: Abbey J. Hughes
Speakers: Corwin Boake, D40, Dawn Jewell, D38, Aaron Turner, D22 and D40
Discussants: Cady Block, Stephanie Hooker, Katie Eichstaedt
Convention Center
Room 143A
4:00 ‑ 4:50 pm Division 38 Business Meeting
Division 38 Membership Meeting and Awards
Chair: Kevin Masters
Convention Center
Room 103A
6:00 ‑ 8:30 pm Division 38 Social Event Location TBD

 

Sunday, August 10
 9:00 ‑ 9:50 am Symposium (CE credit available)
Federal Perspectives on Psychological Science and Practice in the Changing World of HIV Prevention
Chair: Richard Jenkins
Speakers: Linda Koenig, Michael Stirratt, Richard Jenkins
Convention Center
Room 145B
9:00 ‑ 10:50 am Symposium
Predictors, Mechanisms, and Health Consequences of University Student Alcohol Consumption
Chair: Ryan Smith
Speakers: Ryan Smith, Molly Bowdring, Sarah Robinson, Zach Mannes
Convention Center
Room 102B
10:00 ‑ 10:50 am Symposium
Relation of Emotions to Chronic and Short Lasting Pain
Co-chairs: Magne Arve Flaten, Christopher France
Speaker: Jamie Rhudy, Mustafa al’Absi, Magne Arve Flaten
Convention Center
Room 147A
11:00 ‑ 11:50 am Conversation Hour
ABPP in Clinical Health Psychology: Tips to Make Board Certification as Painless as Possible
Speakers: John Linton, Jared Skillings
Convention Center
Room 101
   
A note about Continuing Education Credit
Sessions offering CE credits have been reviewed and approved by the American Psychological Association Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP) and the Continuing Education Committee (CEC) to offer CE credits for psychologists. The CEP Office and the CEC maintain responsibility for the delivery of the programs.Additional sessions of relevance to Division 38 members can be found by searching the complete online Convention program at http://forms.apa.org/convention/.

 

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