Student Council

The Student Council works to foster training and professional development opportunities for students, provide resources for undergraduate and graduate students interested in health psychology, and promote the student voice in SfHP matters.

Campus Representative Program

Learn about our Campus Representatives program and how to get involved.

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Graduate Student Research & Travel Funding Opportunities

Information on applying to the student research and travel awards offered by the SfHP Health Research Council and Student Council.

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Postdoctoral Fellowships and Jobs

Contains up-to-date postings of postdoctoral fellowship and job opportunities collected from a variety of professional listservs.

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Professional Development Resources

Resources on specific areas of health psychology, graduate school, internship, and postdoc.

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Student Newsletters & Podcasts

Archives of our quarterly newsletters and podcasts filled with resources and information for students.

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Student Diversity Blog

Archives of the Student Council’s Diversity Committee blog.

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Student Council Members

Aviva Ariel-Donges, MS, MPH, CPH

Student Council Chair University of Florida Health Science Center
Psychology Research interests:

Health Promotion/Disease Prevention, Obesity, Eating Disorders

Jessica Naftaly, MS

Membership Committee Co-Chair & Student Council Chair-Elect Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Psychology Research interests:

Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illnesses

Nicole Butler, BA

Membership Committee Co-Chair Ferkauf Graduate School at Yeshiva University
Psychology Research interests:

Medication Adherence

Tamara Strong-Chavez, MA

Diversity Committee Co-Chair John F. Kennedy University

Ke Ding, MS

Communications Committee Co-Chair University of Florida Health Science Center
Psychology Research interests:

Childhood Obesity, Treatment Adherence

KayLoni Olson, PhD

Past Student Council Chair Albert Medical School of Brown University (Post-Doc)
Psychology Research interests:

Behavioral Weight Management, Weight-Related Comorbidity

Claire Conley, PhD

Communications Committee Co-Chair Moffitt Cancer Center (Post-Doc)
Psychology Research interests:

Cancer Survivorship, Emotion Regulation

Valeria Martinez-Kaigi, PhD

Diversity Council Liaison to Student Council Yale School of Medicine (Post-Doc)
Psychology Research interests:

Obesity, Movement Disorders

Darryl Sweeper Jr., MA

Diversity Committee Co-Chair William James College

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