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2020 Society for Health Psychology Candidate Statements

The next SfHP Election of Officers will take place from approximately April 15-May 31, 2020. SfHP Full and Fellow members for 2020 are eligible to vote (affiliates and students are ineligible to vote).  Ballots will be issued electronically through the APA Elections Office.  Reminders to vote will also be posted on the SfHP listservs and included in the “Update for 38.”  Eligible members who do … Continue reading 2020 Society for Health Psychology Candidate Statements

President-Elect Candidate: Barbara Andersen

Thank you for this nomination and the potential opportunity to contribute to the Society and its missions. My position is Distinguished University Professor at The Ohio State University (OSU) with appointments in Psychology and Ob-Gyn (joint) and OSU Comprehensive Cancer Center membership.  My biobehavioral research uses multiple levels of analysis in observational and intervention trials with oncology patients with gynecologic, breast, or non-small cell lung … Continue reading President-Elect Candidate: Barbara Andersen

President-Elect Candidate: Ravi Prasad

Maximizing health outcomes requires bi-directional relationships among clinical practice, education and scientific discovery, and Psychology stands out among other healthcare specialties in exemplifying how this should manifest. Psychologists do an excellent job of making this effort visible in the broader healthcare arena as evidenced by the prominent role of psychological interventions in treatment guidelines and policy statements. Despite these accomplishments, there is still much that … Continue reading President-Elect Candidate: Ravi Prasad

Treasurer/Secretary Candidate: Marquisha Lee

I am honored to be nominated for Treasurer-Secretary of the Society for Health Psychology (SfHP). I am a Clinical Director in the Primary Care Mental Health Integration Clinic at the Fort Worth VA Community-Based Outpatient Clinic. I work with an amazing interdisciplinary team to improve access to care for Veterans and increase collaboration between mental health and primary care. In addition, I have been involved … Continue reading Treasurer/Secretary Candidate: Marquisha Lee

Treasurer/Secretary Candidate: Kristen Schneider

I am honored to run for Treasurer/Secretary of the Society for Health Psychology. I am an Associate Professor of Psychology at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science and conduct intervention research on increasing physical activity in populations that often struggle with physical activity (e.g., adults with diabetes, depression or a lower limb amputation). I joined APA and the SfHP in 2009, and became more … Continue reading Treasurer/Secretary Candidate: Kristen Schneider