Save the Date
SBM President Sherry Pagoto welcomes Boston University School of Public Health Dean Sandro Galea to a Twitter chat about health divides. Dr. Galea is passionate about social determinants of health and has been named one of the “World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds.” Use #BehavioralMedChat to follow along and join in! Happening July 17 at 1 p.m. ET.
SBM President Sherry Pagoto welcomes emergency physician Esther Choo to a Twitter chat about using social media to advocate for science. Dr. Choo started the #DoctorsSpeakOut project capturing the opinions of physicians about the Senate health care bill. She also created the #thatsbias hashtag to advance discussions of gender bias in medicine, and #codehate to raise awareness about racism in the healthcare setting. Use #BehavioralMedChat to follow along and join in! Happening August 2 at 12 p.m. ET.
The 15th International Congress of Behavioral Medicine is taking place November 14-17, 2018, in Santiago, Chile. SBM members are automatically members of the meeting's organizing body, the International Society of Behavioral Medicine.