New Mid-Career Awards

Div. 7 announces the creation of two new awards: the Mavis Hetherington Award and the Mary Ainsworth Award. Both awards recognize accomplishments of mid-career developmental scientists who are between 15-30 years from having received their doctoral degrees.

APA President Statement on Trauma of Separating Immigrant Families

Following is the statement of APA President Jessica Henderson Daniel, PhD:

“The administration’s policy of separating children from their families as they attempt to cross into the United States without documentation is not only needless and cruel, it threatens the mental and physical health of both the children and their caregivers..."

Div. 7 at APA's 2019 Convention

There are many events of interest to Div. 7 members at APA's 2019 Convention, Aug. 8-11, in Chicago, including featured sessions on developmental science (PDF, 266KB).

The full Div. 7 convention program is also available online (PDF, 50.5KB)


Past Events

Div. 7 has provided information about its Executive Committee Meeting (PDF, 332KB) and its Business Meeting (PDF, 164KB), both of which took place at APA's 2018 Annual Convention in San Francisco.

Upcoming Events

127th APA Annual Convention
Aug. 8-11, 2019

Div. 7 Business Meeting at APA 2019 (PDF, 329KB)
Aug. 9, 2019, 11:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
McCormick Place/Room W474b Level 4-West Building