ICBM 2014 in Groningen
The ICBM 2014 took place in Groningen. The dates were from August 20 (Wed) until 23 (Sat), 2014.
Please follow this link for more information: http://www.icbm2014.com/
The ISBM Awards and Early Career Awards were presented at the Opening Ceremony of the ICBM 2014. Click here for more information.
The Awards Committee has selected the following scientists to receive an ISBM Award:
Redford B. Williams, MD
Brian Oldenburg, PhD
Winfried Rief, PhD
Eliana Guic Sesnic, PhD
Carina Chan, PhD
Chengxuan Qiu, MD
Annette Stanton, PhD
The Awards Committee has selected the following scientists to receive an Early Career Award:
Aliya Amirova, Kazakhstan
Raphael Herr, Germany
Rebbeca Hodder, Australia
Sandra Klaperski, Germany
Tamara Lacourt, USA
Solbj°rg Makalani Myrtveit, Norway
PatrÝcia Pinto, Portugal
Justin Presseau, UK
Annelieke Roest, Netherlands
Susanne Rooij, Netherlands
Kashif Shafique, Pakistan
Steven Vijver, Kenya
Pickings of ICBM2012
Presentations of ICBM2012 Satellite Forum.
Survey of the Education and Training Committee 2011 on Behavioural Medicine:
Do you want to register a course or program? Here are the links to the open surveys at 4 educational levels:
Do you want to participate in an ongoing survey on Behavioral Medicine Society members worldwide?
Results of the survey: Links to programs and courses in Behavioral Medicine worldwide.
The International Journal of Behavioral Medicine calls for manuscripts for a special issue on Behavioral Medicine in the Asia Pacific. Further information can be found here.
The Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities (JREHD), an official journal of the Cobb-NMA Health Institute, issues a call for manuscripts that reflect the scholarly work to understand, intervene, address, and ultimately eliminate health disparities based upon race and ethnicity. If you are interested, please visit http://www.springer.com/medicine/journal/40615.
Call for the venue of ICBM 2018
The Board would like to call a venue for ICBM in 2018. If a member society is interested in organizing the congress in 2018, please prepare a proposal following the current "Guidelines for Congress Organization" and send it to Joost Dekker, President (email@example.com) no later than June 1st, 2014. The Guideline is posted at the member section of this website or can be
obtained by e-mailing to the President (firstname.lastname@example.org) or the Secretary (email@example.com). Please feel free to contact Joost Dekker to obtain further information and to discuss your proposal.
MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING OF SCIENTIFIC COLLABORATION IN THE FIELD OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH FOR BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE (August 29, 2012)
The ISBM has established a collaboration with the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) (http://www.icohweb.org/), a large international professional organization with more than 1,700 members from 78 countries, which could lead to a
greater contribution of behavioral medicine in occupational health.
Melbourne is approved as the venue of ICBM 2016
The Governing Council had a vote and has approved Melbourne, Australia, as the venue of the International Congress of Behavioral Medicine (ICBM) in 2016.