Psychological Science Agenda

A publication of the Science Directorate
November 2008 |Vol. 22, No. 10

SCIENCE BRIEFS

Health Maintenance, Older Adults, and the Internet

By Richard Pak, PhD, and Aideen Stronge, PhD

Recently, we focused our research efforts on two separate, but complimentary projects: older adults' use of e-health information services and the factors that affect their adoption (or lack thereof) of advanced e-health maintenance services such as Personal Health Records (PHRs).

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S COLUMN

  • Science and the New Parity
    The new parity law also creates new opportunities and challenges at the interface of psychological science and practice. Now, more than ever, the science and practice of psychology must work together to deliver quality mental health services.
    By Steven Breckler, PhD

FROM THE APA SCIENCE STUDENT COUNCIL

ALSO IN THIS ISSUE

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • November 2008 Announcements
    Applications Due in January for APA Executive Branch Science Fellowship; Call for Nominations: Master Lecturers and Distinguished Scientist Lecturers; Grants Available for Scientific Conferences, Proposals Invited; Research Funding Opportunities from NSF and NIH; NSF Accepting Nominations for the 2009 Alan T Waterman Award; Call for Nominations: National Medal of Science