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View Dr. Pereira’s profile on the CHP website.
Diego is from Northern California (Oakland) and attended Pomona College in Claremont. As an undergraduate, he worked with preschool children from low-income/underserved families through Jumpstart/Head Start programs. After graduating, he […]
Shan attended the University of Florida as an undergraduate (Go Gators!), earning a B.S. in Psychology while on the Pre-health track. She enjoys working with cancer patients and learning about […]
Laura Telepak, M.S., is a graduate student in Clinical and Health Psychology focusing in health psychology. Laura obtained her undergraduate degree in Psychology and Italian studies from Miami University in […]
Objective: Body image and eating disorder interventions based on cognitive dissonance have been shown to be effective among girls and women aged 14 and above. This article reports a preliminary...
Objective: The purpose of this research was to examine the impact of nonstigmatizing visual portrayals of obesity on support for a discriminatory weight-based medical policy. Method: Participants read...
Objective: The purpose of these studies was to examine the role of positive views of other people in predicting stress-buffering effects of volunteering on mortality and psychological distress....
Objective: This work evaluated the psychometric properties of the Pediatric Parenting Stress Inventory (PPSI), a new measure of problems and distress experienced by parents of children with chronic...
Conceptualizing health consequences of Hurricane Katrina from the perspective of socioeconomic status decline.
Objective: The long-term health impact of acute unemployment and socioeconomic resource deficit has not been shown to be unique from the effects of stable socioeconomic status (SES) and serious life...
Study Shows Way Forward for Age Group that has Benefited Least from Cancer Progress
Blacks, Hispanics, Older Americans Not Benefiting Equally from Improvements in Colon Cancer Treatment
Study Finds Improvements in Survival Largely Reflect Gains among Non-Elderly Whites and Asians
Five New Officers Added to American Cancer Society’s Newly Streamlined National Volunteer Board of Directors
40-Year Society Volunteer Pamela Meyerhoffer Will Lead Board As Chair
American Cancer Society Applauds CVS Caremark’s Decision to Halt the Sale of Tobacco Products in its Stores
Statement from John R. Seffrin, Ph.D., CEO of the American Cancer Society