Membership Council

The Membership Council is charged with building and maintaining a multidisciplinary membership of behavioral medicine professionals involved in a variety of clinical, research, administrative, and educational pursuits. The Membership Council is responsible for recruitment and retention of members, and for establishing appropriate criteria for membership.

The Membership Council attempts to represent multiple professional specialties and a variety of SBM special interest groups (SIGs). The current Membership Council is composed of the following members (listed with their SIG affiliations):

Lorna Haughton McNeill, PhD, MPH  - Membership Council Chair; Cancer, Ethnic Minority and Multicultural Health, Physical Activity

Monica L. Baskin, PhD - Child and Family Health

Akilah J. Dulin Keita, PhD - Aging, Health Equity, Physical Activity

Bettina Fisher Drake, PhD, MPH - Cancer, Health Equity, Evidence-Based Behavioral Medicine, Optimization of Behavioral and Biobehavioral Interventions, Population Health Sciences

E. Amy Janke, PhD - Scientific and Professional Liaison Council Chair

Tracey Ledoux, PhD, RD - Behavioral Informatics and Technology

Qian Lu, MD, PhD - Cancer, Health Equity, Pain, Women's Health

Scherezade K. Mama, DrPh - Membership Council Chair-Elect; Health Equity, Physical Activity, Student

Barbara Resnick, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, FAANP - Past SIG Council Chair

Christine Rini, PhD - Behavioral Informatics and Technology, Cancer, Health Decision Making, Women's Health

Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin, PhD - Scientific and Professional Liaison Council Vice Chair