- Prof. Michael Hoyt received an International Collaboration Award from the University of Sydney. He will be traveling to Sydney, Australia to collaborate on an efficacy trial of an online intervention to improve sexual health outcomes after cancer.
- Prof. Michael Hoyt received an NIH grant titled "Emotion-Regulation, Inflammatory Processes, and Depression in Prostate Cancer Survivors."
- Prof. Tracey Revenson has been awarded the Nathan Perry Career Service Award in Health Psychology from the Division of Health Psychology of APA. This award honors individuals who have made significant contributions to Division 38 and the advancement of health psychology as a field, nationally and internationally.
- Prof. Michael Hoyt was awarded the New Investigator Award from the American Psychosocial Oncology Society.
- Prof. Joel Erblich received an R21 grant from NIH titled Behavioral dysregulation: Impact on alcohol cue-reactivity and demand for alcohol.
- Prof. Tracy Dennis was awarded a CTSC pilot grant examining a mobile application for reducing anxiety and stress during pregnancy.
Health Psychology and Clinical Science at The Graduate Center
The Ph.D. program in Health Psychology and Clinical Science offers an innovative training approach that reflects highly demanded and growing areas in psychological science. The primary goal of this program is to train outstanding research scientists in the biopsychosocial determinants of physical and mental health and how to design and evaluate interventions to improve the physical and mental health of individuals, families, and communities. The effects of biological, cognitive, and contextual forces are critical to understanding the risk and protective processes that underlie both mental and physical health.
For more information, contact
Dr. Tracey Revenson
(health psychology emphasis) and Dr. Douglas Mennin
(clinical science emphasis.)