News & Events
34th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine
March 20-23, 2013
San Francisco, Calif.
The National Conference in Pediatric Psychology
April 11-13, 2013
New Orleans, La.
Join us in New Orleans for The National Conference in Pediatric Psychology, sponsored by the Society of Pediatric Psychology (Division 54 of the American Psychological Association). Laissez les bon temps rouler. Special registration and hotel room rates will soon be available for trainees. Continuing education certificates will be provided.
The Call for Paper and Poster Submissions will be announced via mail, email lists and the Division 54 website in mid-September 2012.
121st APA Annual Convention
July 31-August 4, 2013
Please join us in beautiful Honolulu, Hawaii, for the 121st APA Annual Convention. Division 54 is planning an exciting convention program related to evidence-based treatment and assessment in pediatric psychology, innovative treatment delivery and new ideas for treatment in pediatric psychology. Divisions 53 and 54 will host the annual "Internships on Parade," a great opportunity for students to learn about internship and postdoctoral opportunities. There also will be plenty of opportunities for attendees to network and socialize with others in the field.
Please consider submitting an abstract or proposal for the convention. The 2013 Call for Programs (PDF, 1.2MB) is available, and the deadline for submissions of division proposals is Friday, Nov. 16, 2012.
New Journal: Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology
Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology (CPPP) is a scholarly journal of the Society of Pediatric Psychology publishing peer-reviewed papers representing the professional and applied activities of pediatric psychology.
Division 54 Receives the 2012 APAGS-DSRN Outstanding Division Award
Division 54 has been recognized by APAGS-DSRN for superior performance in promoting graduate student growth, involvement and joint APAGS/APA membership
Congratulations to the following newly elected Division 54 officers:
• President-Elect: Tim Wysocki
• Secretary: Avani Modi
• Member-at-Large for Student/Trainee Development: Dave Janicke
• Member-at-Large for Diversity: Anna Maria Patino-Fernandez
• APA Council Representative: Michael Roberts
We are excited to have these individuals start their terms of service on Jan. 1, 2013
Midwest Regional Conference Student Poster/Paper Award Winners
View the winners of the Midwest Regional Conference student poster/paper awards.
- Pediatric Psychologists Involved in National Obesity Initiative
Several psychologists participated in NACHRI’s Focus on a Fitter Future.