January/February 2007

Divisions News

CODAPAR pays considerable attention to nominations that will ensure diverse representation on the Committee, including gender, sexual orientation, ethnic, racial and cultural minority status, and practice and science concerns.

APAGS News

Apply for APAGS 2007 Scholarships and Awards

Foundation News

Calls for Grants and Awards Nominations

From the Education Directorate

Outline of standards that high school psychology students should be taught in introductory psychology courses. Emphasis on the importance of the scientific foundations and applications of psychology in high school curricula.

From the Public Interest Directorate

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Youth Suicide Prevention Programs

From the Science Directorate

The 2006 Science Leadership Conference (SciLC) focused on Supporting and Advancing the Careers of Scientists.

From the Practice Directorate

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the federal agency that runs the Medicare program, released the final 2007 physician fee schedule rule on November 1, 2006.