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Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings

Jornal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings


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Welcome From the APAHC President

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Welcome to the website of the Association of Psychologists in Academic Health Centers (APAHC). APAHC is the voice of psychology in medical schools and other professional schools in academic health centers, and teaching hospitals. Thank you for your interest
in APAHC.

To learn more about us, download the
History of the Association >>Here<<

“Reproduced with permission of the publisher.”

Ronald T. Brown, PhD


APAHC's 7th National Conference
February 5 - 7 2015
Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta

Academic Health Centers in the Era of Interprofessionalism: Multifaceted Contributions of Psychology >>MORE<<


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APA President and APAHC Member Nadine Kaslow Presents an APA Presidential Citation to APAHC Member
Zeeshan Butt, PhD

Dr. Kaslow awarded the APA Presidential Citation for his scholarly contributions related to clinical health psychology and his remarkable ability to foster professional engagement and career development among early career health psychologists.  Academically productive and clinically gifted, he has made significant advances in the development and application of patient reported outcomes in the post-surgical context, particularly for individuals following organ donation and transplantation.


Congratulations to
Edward Christophersen, PhD, ABPP

Dr. Christophersen, Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Missouri-Kansas was awarded the:

Society of Pediatric Psychology Award for Outstanding Mentorship in Pediatric Psychology.

Christophersen

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CONGRATULATIONS to longtime member and former APAHC President,
John Linton, PhD, ABPP
for his appointment to Interim Associate Vice President and Dean Of West Virginia University Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center

He is among the longest-serving members of the West Virginia University faculty; he joined the Charleston Division in 1977. He is widely known and respected nationally for his contributions to patient  care, to the profession of clinical psychology, and to academic medicine.

Dr. Linton will retain his position as professor and vice chair in the Department of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry.


News >>Go To News Page<<

Look at APAHC activities at the 2013 APA Convention.

Alfiee Breland-Noble, PhD, MHSc, Director of The AAKOMA Project from Georgetown University Medical Center was named a member of the Advisory Panel on Addressing Disparities for The Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI).

Catherine Schuman, PhD of Harvard Medical School was elected APAHC President-Elect for 2014-2016. She will serve as APAHC President from 2017-2018.

Nadine Kaslow, PhD a professor and Vice Chair for Faculty Development in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Emory University School of Medicine, and longtime APAHC member elected the 2014 APA President.


2013 Awards >>Go to Awards Page<<

Here are the 2013 APAHC Award Winners:

IVAN MENSH AWARD FOR DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVEMENT IN TEACHING:
Steve Tovian, Ph.D., A.B.P.P.

BUD ORGEL AWARD FOR DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVEMENT IN RESEARCH:
Cheryl King, Ph.D., A.B.P.P.

JOSEPH D. MATARAZZO AWARD FOR DISTINGUISHED CONTRIBUTIONS TO PSYCHOLOGY IN ACADEMIC HEALTH CENTERS:
Barry Hong, Ph.D., A.B.P.P.


Highlights Page from the 2013 APAHC Conference

>>>Click Here<<<

Applying the Science of Psychology in Academic Health Centers: Implications for Practice, Teaching, Research and Policy