Category Archives: News from the Society for Health Psychology

SfHP Election Results

The Nominations & Elections Committee, under the leadership of Dr. Bonnie Spring, is pleased to announce the results of the 2017 Society for Health Psychology elections: President-Elect: Nancy B. Ruddy, PhD Treasurer: Barbara A. Cubic, PhD Member-at-Large: John M. Ruiz, PhD APA Council Representative: Richard J. Seime, PhD Thanks to all the candidates for their […]
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2017 Convention Schedule

Editor’s note: Many thanks to Joanna Buscemi, PhD, the 2017 SfHP Program Chair, for putting together this program. Click on the following to view the SfHP 2017 Convention Schedule.      

From the Student Council Representatives

Jennifer Warnick, Chair KayLoni Olson, Chair-Elect Lisa Auster-Gussman, Past Chair Happy summer from the SfHP Student Council! The SfHP student council co-hosted a mentor breakfast session at the Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM)’s 38th Annual Meeting in San Diego, California in March with the SBM Student Special Interest Group. We were thrilled with the number […]
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Summary of Actions Taken by APA Council at its February 24 & 25, 2017 Meeting

Submitted by Ronald Rozensky, Ph.D.,ABPP Elizabeth Klonoff, Ph.D.,ABPP Society for Health Psychology, Division 38 Representatives to APA Council   The following is a list of the many activities addressed by the APA Council at its February 2017 meeting. Space does not allow detailed description of each item but each can be reviewed by copying the […]
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Apply to be an APA Fellow

Interested in applying for APA Fellow status for the first time through the Society for Health Psychology (APA Division 38)? All applications to be an APA Fellow must be made via the APA Online Fellows Application Platform. This system allows nominees, endorsers, and division Fellows chairs to submit all required documents online. The Society for […]
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Candidate for Division Representative to APA Council

Steven M. Tovian, Ph.D., ABPP As a Fellow of Division 38, I would be honored to serve as your Representative on APA Council. I would ensure health psychology has a strong voice on Council given both the scientific and practice issues that Council addresses in developing APA policy. I am completing my second elected term […]
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Candidate for President-Elect

Nancy B. Ruddy, PhD Thank you for this nomination and the opportunity to work on your behalf. I bring a diverse and unusual background in practice, scholarship, marketing and policy.  I have worked in varied settings, from academic health centers and community hospitals to private practice, and even advertising.  Before finding my “home” as a […]
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Candidate for Treasurer

Barbara A. Cubic, PhD I am honored to be nominated for Treasurer for the Society of Health Psychology. I have been a faculty member at the Eastern Virginia Medical School within the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (with a joint appointment in Family and Community Medicine) since 1992.  My service to the division has […]
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Candidate for Treasurer

Ted Robles, PhD Thanks for considering me as Treasurer for the Society for Health Psychology. I am an Associate Professor of Psychology at UCLA in the Health area. For the past 10 years, with funding from NIH and the William T. Grant Foundation, my research has focused on understanding the biological mechanisms that link high […]
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Candidate for President-Elect

Mark A. Lumley, Ph.D. For the past six years, I have had the pleasure of serving the SfHP as Treasurer, providing fiscal oversight of society business, and advocating to use our funds to support member-initiated programs that advance our science, practice, teaching, and advocacy. With this experience and my professional work in treatment development and […]
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