International Relations Committee

Our Mission:
  • To build relationships and collaborations between the Society for Health Psychology and other international behavioral health-focused organizations
  • To create opportunities to foster the success of international trainees and scholars in the field of health psychology
  • To serve as a home for U.S. health psychology investigators interested in international collaborations
  • To serve as a point of collaboration for international health psychology investigators

Please feel free to contact the committee chair if you are interested in joining our committee! We welcome everyone from students to seasoned professionals!


Health and Behavior International Collaborative (HBIC) Award
Along with the International Society of Behavioral Medicine (ISBM), the American Psychosomatic Society (APS), the Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM), the German Society for Behavioral Medicine and Behavioral Modification (DGVM, or Deutsche Gesellschaft für Verhaltensmedizin and Verhaltensmodifikation), and the International Behavioural Trials Network (IBTN), our committee is happy to co-sponsor the Health and Behavior International Collaborative (HBIC) Award.

The purpose of the grant is to facilitate a mentorship collaboration with an international laboratory or research group under the guidance of an identified international mentor. Please go to this website to learn more about the award!




William Tsai, PhD

Chair, Membership Committee

New York University

Qian Lu MD, PhD

Past Chair

Krystal Warmoth, PhD

Associate Chair

Molly Brady, PhD

Courtney Barry, PsyD

Award Subcommittee Chair

Joshua Wiley, PhD

Early Career Professionals Council Liaison

Patricia Moreno, PhD

Diversity Council Liaison

Shinye Kim, PhD

Diversity Committee Liaison

Lingjun Chen, PhD

Health and Behavior International Collaborative Award Application

Click here to download information and apply

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