SCEH Committees 2017-2019

    Updated: October 2018         

Awards and Fellowships*

Chair: Eric Willmarth, PhD

Member: Devin Terhune, PhD



Chair: Ciara Christensen, PhD

Vice-Chair: Donald Moss, PhD


Credentials and Membership*

Chair: Zoltan Kekecs, PhD


Constitution and Bylaws*

Chair: Janna Henning, JD, PsyD

Member: Arreed Barabasz, PhD


Ethics and Professional Attitudes*

Chair: Philip Shenefelt, MD



Chair: David Reid, PsyD

Vice Chair: Roger Carlson, PhD



Chair: David Reid, PsyD


Student Trainee Affairs and Scholarships

Chair: Ciara Christensen, PhD

Vice Chair:  Janna Henning, JD, PsyD


Legislation, Law and Public Relations*

Chair: Moshe Torem, MD



Interim Chair: Stephen Kahn, PhD

Member: Maureen Turner, PhD


Nominations and Elections*

Chair: Gary Elkins, PhD, Immediate Past-President


Chair: Eric Willmarth, PhD



Chair: David Patterson, PhD

Vice-Chair: Zoltan Kekecs, PhD


 * constitutes Standing Committee          


Liaisons with other Societies

Chair: Eric Spiegel, PhD

Vice Chair: Mark Jensen, PhD

  • ISH Liaison: Don Moss, PhD, and Gary Elkins, PhD
  • ASCH Liaison: Eric Spiegel, PhD
  • AMA/Physicans Liaison: Laurie Lippman, MD
  • APA Division 30 Liaison: Eric Willmarth, PhD
  • Social Work Board Liaison: Timothy Storlie, PhD, MSW
  • Nurse Liaison: Linda Thomson, PhD, MsN


Focus Newsletter Editorial Team

  • Sam Stork - Editor
  • Flavio Epstein, PhD - Editor
  • Samuel Kohlenberg - Reporter


2017-2019 SCEH Inclusiveness Director -  Janna Henning, JD, PsyD


2018 Conference Committee

SCEH 69th Annual Workshops & Scientific Program
October 14-18, 2018
Embassy Suites by Hilton Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV
Registration to open June 2018; Call for Papers Early 2018


  • Overall Meeting Chairs: Janna Henning, JD, PsyD and Carolyn Daitch, PhD
  • Scientific Meeting Co-Chairs: Zoltan Kekecs, PhD and Shelagh Freedman, PhD Candidate
  • Introductory Workshop Co-Chairs: Eric Willmarth, PhD and Paul Larson, PhD
  • Skills Workshops Co-Chairs: Don Moss, PhD
  • Advanced Workshops Co-Chairs: David Reid, PsyD and Ciara Christenson, PhD