Health Psychology

Division 38: Health Psychology seeks to advance contributions of psychology to the understanding of health and illness through basic and clinical research, education and service activities and encourages the integration of biomedical information about health and illness with current psychological knowledge. The division has a nursing and health group and special interest groups in aging, women, and minority health issues. The division publishes the bimonthly journal Health Psychology and the quarterly newsletter The Health Psychologist. Division 38 offers a listing of training programs in health psychology and presents an annual student paper award.

Leadership

President

Kevin S. Masters, PhD, University of Colorado, Denver

Secretary-Treasurer

Mark A. Lumley, PhD, Wayne State University, Detroit

Publications

Journal

Health Psychology (bimonthly)
Editor: Anne E. Kazak, PhD, Philadelphia

Newsletter

The Health Psychologist (published 3 times per year)
Editor: Andrea Bradford, PhD

Read about Division 38 in the Monitor

Opening medical doors
This month, Division 38 launches a series of professional development workshops to keep health psychologists on the cutting-edge.

Division Meetings

Contact Information

For membership-related inquiries:

APA Division Services
750 First St, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242
Telephone: (202) 336-6013

For all other Division 38 inquiries:

Barbara Keeton
Division 38 Administrative Officer
Phone: (804) 752-4987