Tag Archives: Fall 2017

Greetings from the SfHP Student Advisory Council

This time of year we can’t help but think about change. Our student members are starting a new year of graduate school while interns and postdocs are adjusting to new roles and responsibilities. Sometimes it seems as though that old adage really is true… “the only thing constant is change.”  In pursuit of careers as […]
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Teaching Health Psychology: How is it Taught and What Do Health Psychologists Need for Their Pedagogical Practice?

The Education & Training Council is proud to announce The Teaching of Undergraduate Health Psychology: A National Survey (2017) published in the peer-reviewed journal Teaching of Psychology (Vol. 44 issue 3). The survey was sponsored by the E & T Council and authored by CUNY doctoral student Aliza Panjwani, a member of the SfHP Student […]
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News from APA

Dear Division 38\Society for Health Psychology Colleagues: Immediately below you will find a summary of the August 2017 meeting of the APA Council of Representatives.  The Council agenda is extensive and APA members may view the August Council agenda at the following link. Given space limitation, the summary is just that, a list of actions […]
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Health Psych Connections Spotlight

Joshua C. Eyer, Ph.D. In the Health Psych Connections Spotlight this issue, we’re going to take a short step back to give a brief description how Health Psych Connections (HPC) works. Essentially, you have a problem. You’re smart enough to know that, but you don’t yet know how to solve it. Maybe you don’t even […]
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Call for Proposals

Society for Health Psychology (SfHP) is excited to invite program submissions for the 2018 APA Annual Convention, in San Francisco, August 9-12. This year’s theme is “Health Psychology’s Contribution to Better Understanding and Addressing the Needs of the Underserved in Health Care.” We are all aware that disparities in health, and health care access, are […]
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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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