Health Psychology Lecture Series Seminar

This interdisciplinary seminar is sponsored by the UCLA Health Psychology Program (Department of Psychology) and NIMH training grant #15750. Interested persons are encouraged to attend any or all of these sessions. The seminar is also offered for two credits per quarter. For additional information, please contact Professor A. Janet Tomiyama at (310) 206-6875 or tomiyama@psych.ucla.edu.

Fall 2020 Schedule

Fall 2020, Wednesdays 12-1pm on Zoom
Register at: https://ucla.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYqdOutpzIoHtD5z7xkxiB8_X3w8iDbaOgR

Date

Presenter

Title
10/07/20 Julienne E. Bower, Ph.D.

Professor

Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA

Organizational meeting:  Health Psychology area majors and minors and NIMH trainees only
10/14/20 Lauren Ng, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Psychology, UCLA

Developing and Implementing Sustainable Evidence-based Interventions for PTSD in Underserved Communities: Lessons from Ethiopia and the US

 

10/21/20 Alexandra Crosswell, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Psychiatry, UCSF

Christine Guardino, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Psychology, Dickinson College

Josie Menkin, Ph.D.

Sr. Consumer Experience Specialist, SCAN Health Plan

Career Paths in Health Psychology:

Panel Discussion with Program Graduates

10/28/20 Anthony Ong, Ph.D.

Professor

Department of Human Development, Cornell University

Department of Gerontology in Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

Positive Affect as a Heterogeneous Construct: Implications for Health and Well-Being
11/04/20 Frank Penedo, Ph.D.

Sylvester Professor

Department of Medical Social Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, Miller School of Medicine,

University of Miami

Improving PROs and Health Outcomes in Cancer Survivors: Bringing Advances in Measurement, Intervention and eHealth Science to the Clinical Forefront
11/11/20 NO MEETING: Veteran’s Day
11/18/20 Roxane Cohen Silver, Ph.D.

Professor

Department of Psychological Science, UCI

 

Coping with Collective Traumas:

Mass Violence, Hurricanes, and COVID-19

11/25/20 NO MEETING: Thanksgiving
12/02/20 Vickie Mays, Ph.D.

Professor

Departments of Psychology and Heath Policy and Management, UCLA

Special Advisor to the Chancellor on Black Life

Designing Disparities Research for Policy Impact
12/09/20 Shakira Suglia, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health

Childhood Adversity and Cardiometabolic Health: Examining Sex, Race, and Contextual Differences

This interdisciplinary seminar is sponsored by the UCLA Health Psychology Program (Department of Psychology) and NIMH training grant #15750.  Interested persons are encouraged to attend any or all of these sessions.  The seminar is also offered for two credits per quarter.  For additional information, please contact Professor Julienne Bower at jbower@ucla.edu

Past Syllabi