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Most recent posting to website... 2-16-2015
Most recent posting to website... 2-16-2015
SOHP Student Travel Award 2015, deadline upcoming:
SOHP is sponsoring five student travel awards to help graduate students pay for travel costs to attend the 11th International Conference on Occupational Stress and Health (WSH 2015) in Atlanta. Each award is worth $200.00. To be eligible, a student must be a member of SOHP and have a paper/poster accepted for presentation at the conference. Deadline for applications is February 27, 2015. Contact Dr. Emily (Yueng-hsiang) Huang at: firstname.lastname@example.org for details and application form.
Work, Stress and Health Conference 2015:
Thank you to everyone who helped with peer review of submissions for the 2015 Work, Stress and Health Conference. Authors whose proposals have been accepted have been informed, and we look forward to seeing many of you at the conference in Atlanta this May. Registration for the conference will begin in February, be sure to register early to get the arly Bird registration rate!
SOHP Newsletter, Volume 12:
The Fall 2014 issue of the SOHP Newsletter is now available for download: www.sohp-online.org/newsletter.htm
2015 Work, Stress and Health Conference organizers now accepting late-breaking poster proposals through 1/5/15:
A limited number of late-breaking abstract submissions will be accepted for presentation at the 2015 Work, Stress & Health Conference as posters only. Proposals must be received no later than January 5, 2015. This late-breaking cateogry of submissions has been created to permit a limited number of very recent results to be presented at the conference. To submit your research as a late-breaking poster, please contact Wes Baker at: email@example.com for instructions on how to proceed, and also if you have any questions. This is the only exception to the earlier original submission deadline of October 20, 2014.
Extended deadline aproaching for Work Stress and Health conference proposals:
The deadline to submit proposals for Work, Stress, and Health 2015: Sustainable Work, Sustainable Health, Sustainable Organizations, cosponsored by APA, NIOSH and SOHP. is quickly approaching. Proposals should be submitted online via the conference website: www.apa.org/wsh/ by 11:59 PM EDT on Monday, October 20th.
Reviewers needed for Work Stress and Health conference proposals:
SOHP members are encouraged to volunteer as reviewers for the 2015 Work Stress and Health conference. If you have not signed up for reviewing, please consider doing so! Reviewing will take place between October 17 and November 7, 2014. Minimum requirement to serve as a reviewer -- master's degree in a related field. For more information and to volunteer, contact Wes Baker at APA: firstname.lastname@example.org
Editor of Journal of Occupational Health Psychology Named:
Dr. Peter Chen has been appointed as the next Editor of the Journal of Occupational Health Psychology. Dr. Chen, who will succeed current Editor, Dr. Joseph J. Hurrell, will serve as Incoming Editor of JOHP in 2015 and will officially assume Editor duties in 2016.
Educational Opportunities in Occupational Health Psychology:
Click on Education and Careers and check out our Graduate Training page for a listing of programs that offer graduate training in occupational health psychology.
Work Stress, and Health 2015
Work, Stress, and Health 2015: Sustainable Work, Sustainable Health, Sustainable Organizations, cosponsored by APA, NIOSH and SOHP, will be held May 6-9th, 2015 at the Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, Georgia. The Call for Proposals is now available at the conference website: www.apa.org/wsh/ The submission deadline is October 6, 2014.
Occupational Health Psychology Summer Institute:
The Oregon Healthy Workforce Center will present a 3-day OHP Summer Institute, July16-18 at Portland State University, Portland, OR.
SOHP Newsletter, Volume 11:
The February 2014 issue of the SOHP Newsletter is now available for download: www.sohp-online.org/newsletter.htm
SOHP Election Results:
The ballots are in! We are pleased to welcome new SOHP President-Elect Lisa Kath and our new Members-at-Large Christopher Cunningham and Michael Ford. They will join President Mo Wang and Past-President Vicki Magley as our elected officers for 2014-2015. We also welcome Joseph Mazzola, who has been appointed Secretary-Treasurer by the SOHP Executive Committee. Thank you to all our candidates for their willingness to serve and to our many members who took the time to cast their votes.