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2 What is the International Society of Behavioral Medicine (ISBM)? ISBM is a Federation of national, regionally-based or specialized scientific societies, concerned with issues relevant to behavioral medicine 25 members, 2 affiliate members North America, Central and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia/NZ

3 Membership If you are a member of a member society, you are automatically a member of ISBM Take advantage of your membership

4 Activities The function of ISBM is to ● Stimulate research and practice in behavioral medicine ● Coordinate communication and interaction within the worldwide behavioral medicine community

5 Activities ● International Congress of Behavioral Medicine (ICBM) ● International Journal of Behavioral Medicine (IJBM) ● Newsletter ● Early Career Network (INSPIRE) ● Teaching seminars, curricula ● Facilitation of international collaborative research studies ● Liaison with other professional organizations

6 Benefits of international collaboration ●Collaboration among strong research groups High quality science Research opportunities ●Exchange of teaching materials and methods High quality teaching Teaching opportunities ●Strengthen BM practice, clinical care and public health High quality guidelines

7 Benefits of international collaboration ●Collaborative effort ●Joined forces ●Different perspectives and new insights ●Enhanced understanding

8 Executive Committee Joost Dekker, Netherlands President Norito Kawakami, Japan Past President Adrienne Stauder, Hungary President Elect Petra Lindfors, Sweden Treasurer Frank J. Penedo, United States Secretary

9 ICBM Groningen, the Netherlands August , 2014 Ronan O’Carroll, United Kingdom Chair Scientific Program Committee

10 IJBM Christina Lee, Australia Editor-in-Chief ● Biobehavioral mechanisms ● Clinical studies ● Public health, health promotion and prevention Free access ISBM/SBM members IJBM Username: ijbm Password: ijbm2008

11 Early Career Network (INSPIRE) Carina Chan, Malaysia ● Networking opportunities ● Mentorship opportunities ● Support education, training and professional development ● Visibility of early career research ● Promote international research collaborations

12 Newsletter Beate Ditzen, Switzerland Free access:

13 Anne H. Berman, Sweden Education and Training Committee ● Survey on education and training Paula Repetto, Chile International Collaborative Studies Committee ● Workshops ● Research networks Kasisomayajula Vishwanath, USA Organizational Liaison Committee ● Diabetes and depression ● Guideline European Cardiology Society ● Survey

14 Neil Schneiderman, USA Strategic Planning Committee Sakari Suominen, Finland Nominations Committee Angela Maia, Portugal Membership Committee Urs Nater, Germany Communications Committee Shin Fukudo, Japan Finance Committee


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