Zeeshan Butt, PhD

Candidate for President-Elect It is a great honor for me to be nominated for President-Elect of my professional home, the Society for Health Psychology. I am an Associate Professor of Medical Social Sciences, Surgery, and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. I provide clinical care, as the sole psychologist for our adult kidney, liver, and lung transplant programs. My research … Continue reading Zeeshan Butt, PhD

Ranak B. Trivedi, PhD

Candidate for Member-at-Large It is a privilege to be nominated for the member-at-large position in the Society for Health Psychology (SfHP), my professional home since I was a doctoral student at Duke University. I have served SfHP in multiple roles that were fulfilling because they contributed to the growth of early career psychologists and enhanced SfHP’s mission. I have been an Early Career Professional Council … Continue reading Ranak B. Trivedi, PhD

Mark A. Lumley, PhD

Candidate for President-Elect I am honored to be nominated for SfHP President. I am a professor in the Department of Psychology, Wayne State University in Detroit, director of its clinical psychology Ph.D. program, and licensed psychologist. I am a Fellow of our division, on the editorial boards of Health Psychology and several other journals, and have served as SfHP Treasurer for the past 6 years, … Continue reading Mark A. Lumley, PhD

Susan H. McDaniel, PhD

Candidate for Division Representative to APA Council (2019) It didn’t turn out as I expected. My presidential years at APA were dominated by the Independent Review.  However, we did manage: 1) an IPC Alliance summit: 83 leaders from 28 primary care associations forged a collective agenda 2) a Work Group that developed a graduate-level interprofessional IPC seminar curriculum; and another that created consensus regarding integrated … Continue reading Susan H. McDaniel, PhD

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Get That Foot in the Door: A Partnership Guide to Health Psychologists in Cancer Care

  Ryoka Kim, Ph.D., L.P . Erin O’Connor, Ph.D., L.P. Scott Nyman, Ph.D., L.P., ABPP Launching a new partnership is exciting and filled with potential. In the era of the Patient Centered Medical Home model, successful partnerships are becoming a necessity for health psychologists to survive and shine (Fisher & Dickinson, 2014). However, we often find ourselves left on our own when it comes to relationship-building … Continue reading Get That Foot in the Door: A Partnership Guide to Health Psychologists in Cancer Care