ISBM Awards 2016


 

The International Society of Behavioral  Medicine (ISBM) is most pleased to  announce the recipients of the ISBM Awards 2016.

 

Recipients will be officially recognized during the Opening Ceremony of the International Conference of Behavioral Medicine, 7th December 2016, Melbourne, Australia.
 

Warm congratulations to all recipients!
 

Please find here a list of all recipients.


ICBM 2016 in Melbourne


The ICBM 2016 will take place in Melbourne from December 7th to December 10th, 2016.
Please follow this link for more information: http://www.icbm2016.com/




Call for Nominees for open ISBM positions


Several offices in the Board will be open for election in 2016.

 

Please find here all relevant information.


Journal

International Journal of Behavioural Medicine!
The impact factor for 2013 of the International Journal of Behavioral Medicine is 2.210.


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Call for papers

The International Journal of Behavioural Medicine (IJBM), the official journal of the ISBM, issues a call for papers for a special issue on

 

''Women’s reproductive health in sociocultural context''.

 

The submission deadline has been extended until 30 September, 2016

 

If you are interested, please find the call for papers here.


News


Holger Ursin has passed away

Professor Holger Ursin, founder and past president of the Norwegian Society of Behavioural Medicine, and for many years member of the ISBM Board, passed away on 13th of August, 2016. The ISBM would like to express a sincere condolence to his passing away on behalf of the whole international behavioral medicine community.


HPV Policy Statement:

ISBM calls for increased #HPV vaccination rates to prevent #cancer  #prevention

 

An ISBM work group consisting of Mary Gerend (USA), Joost Dekker (The Netherlands) and Frank Penedo (USA) reviewed the SBM Position Statement on HPV Vaccination and fully endorsed the call to increase HPV vaccination coverage among adolescents in the US. A larger workgroup of representatives from ISBM Member Societies are now working on an international position statement for HPV Vaccination.

 

Please find here the full position statement and a corresponding infographic.


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