news & Events
- Change to student travel awards
To make the awards more accessible, you can now apply for the student travel award when you submit your conference abstract! Check out the full announcement in the news section for more info.
- Call for submissions: JPP Special issue on Historical Developments in Pediatric Psychology
Call for Submissions
In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the Society of Pediatric Psychology (SPP) in 2019, we announce a special issue in the Journal of Pediatric Psychology titled Historical Developments in Pediatric Psychology: Influence on Contemporary Research and Practice. Submissions are due on February 1, 2019.
- Anthony Alioto recognized as Fellow of Division 54
Please join the Division 54 Board of Directors in congratulating Anthony Alioto, Ph.D. as an Initial Fellow of Division 54. Dr. Alioto started his career at Nationwide Children's Hospital and is now the Clinical Director of Integrated Pediatric Psychology Specialty Care at Nemours/ A.I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington. He is well deserving of this important recognition.
- Handbook of Pediatric Psychology now in paperback, with DISCOUNT
The Handbook of Pediatric Psychology is now available in paperback for a reduced price, and currently with a discount!
- Congrats to SPP Awards winners!
A huge CONGRATS to winners of SPP Awards, honored during opening ceremonies at SPPAC 2018! Read more...
- Nominate an OUTSTANDING peds psych graduate student
SPP’s Student Advisory Board is accepting nominations for outstanding graduate students in pediatric psychology. Submission deadline is Friday, April 13, 2018.
- 2019 American Psychological Association
The next APA convention will be in Chicago, August 8-11, 2019. Mark your calendars!
- 2018 National Conference in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
October 18-20, 2018: The goals of the conference are to provide up-to-date information on research and evidence-based practice in clinical child and adolescent psychology, with specific learning experiences targeted to cultural competence, therapy and interventions, assessment, and professional issues. The conference draws students and professionals from across the country, and offers a rich atmosphere for learning, networking, and socializing with others in the field. Eighteen hours of intermediate-level continuing education for psychologists are planned for the Conference.
- 2019 SPPAC
We invite you to attend the 2019 Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference (SPPAC) in New Orleand, Louisiana, from April 4-6, 2019!
- The 7th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies
Serving as a nexus for the wealth of knowledge provided by three leading paediatric societies, the 7th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies (EAPS 2018), promises to build on the reputation of previous highly successful meetings. Paediatric professionals from around the world will gain unparalleled access to the best scientific research programmes. The conference will be held from October 30 to November 3, 2018, in Paris, France.