Category Archives: Society for Health Psychology 2017 Awardees

Outstanding Contributions to Health Psychology by an Early Career Professional

George M. Slavich, PhD , University of California, Los Angeles It is a pleasure to announce Dr. George Slavich as the 2017 recipient of the Early Career Professional Award for Outstanding Contributions to Health Psychology. George is an accomplished early career health psychologist whose outstanding publication record is punctuated by several highly impactful articles that integrate across social, neural, immunologic, […]
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Outstanding Contributions to Health Psychology by a Senior Professional

Sue J. Curry, PhD,  The University of Iowa Dr. Sue Curry is currently the Interim Executive Vice President and Provost of the University of Iowa and serves as a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Health Management and Policy. She previously served as Dean of the University of Iowa College of Public Health since 2008. […]
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Outstanding Contributions to Clinical Health Psychology

Patricia Robinson, PhD – Mountainview Consulting Group, Portland, OR It is with great honor that I am introducing Dr. Patricia Robinson for the 2017 Award for Outstanding Contributions to Clinical Health Psychology. I do so on behalf of the seven psychologists who came together to nominate her, as well as the countless others who I […]
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Cynthia D. Belar Award for Outstanding Contributions to Education & Training in Health Psychology

Elizabeth A. Klonoff, PhD , University of Central Florida It is my pleasure to announce that Dr. Elizabeth Klonoff is the 2017 recipient of the Society for Health Psychology’s Cynthia D. Belar Award for Outstanding Contributions to Education and Training in Health Psychology.  Dr. Klonoff is Board Certified in Clinical and Clinical Health Psychology and is […]
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Nathan W. Perry, Jr. Award for Career Service to Health Psychology

Robert M. Kaplan, PhD , University of California, Los Angeles Dr. Kaplan has a long history of senior leadership in government, academia, and professional organizations. He is currently the Regenstrief Distinguished Fellow, Purdue University Professor of Medicine at Stanford University and Director of Research at the Stanford School of Medicine Clinical Excellence Research Center (CERC).  Dr. […]
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Congratulations to our 2017 Graduate Student Research Award Winners

Chloe Boyle, M.S. University of California, Los Angeles Project Title: Stress, Inflammation and Reward Processing: Implications for Major Depressive Disorder       Casey Gardiner, M.A. University of Colorado Boulder Project Title: Mechanisms of Dietary Behavior Change: Incentives, Motivation, and Weight Status       Kristie Harris, M.S. The Ohio State University Project Title: Insomnia, […]
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Congratulations to our 2017 Travel Award Winners for Outstanding SfHP Poster Presentations

The Society’s Program Reviewers and the Health Research Council help to ensure that we remain a recognized leader in health psychology by granting Travel Awards to the annual convention.  This year, the first authors of the top five poster submissions received travel awards of $500 each, in recognition of their excellent work.  Travel awards are supported […]
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