34th Scientific Meeting

EHPS Online Scientific Meeting: Health Psychology’s role in shaping solutions to global crises

Draft Schedule

Last update: 05 August, 2020

All times are in Central European Time (CET)

Tuesday

Aug 25th, 2020

Parallel Session 1

10.00 – 12.00
Synergy Event
What can I gain from participating in the Synergy Expert Meeting and why should I participate in the future
Presenters: Marie Johnston, Martin Hagger, Anne Marie Plass, Felix Naughton, Elaine Toomey and others

Parallel Session 2

11.00 – 12.00
CREATE Event
Spotlight on early career researchers; CREATErs presenting their research.

Presenters: Emma Norris (UK): “Assessing markers of Open Science within smoking cessation behaviour change intervention evaluations“; Maria Blochl (DE); “Thinking About Measurement in Health Psychology: The Case of Affective Constructs“; Christina Derksen (DE): “Obstetriciansʼ and midwivesʼ adherence to hand hygiene recommendations during the Covid-19 pandemic“; and Daniella Watson (UK): “Community perspectives of maternal and child health during nutrition and economic transition in sub-Saharan Africa“.

12.00 – 12.45
Opening Ceremony

12.45 – 13.00
Break with opportunity to Network in Zoom Breakout rooms

13.00 – 14.00
Keynote: Linda Steg
Title: Promoting sustainable behaviour

Moderator: Robbert Sanderman

Parallel Session 1

14.15 – 15.15
Coping with Pain
Speakers: C Chisari; J Hearn; H Durand

Parallel Session 2

14.15 – 15.15
Symposium
Making and breaking habits: New directions in understanding health habit formation and disruption
Speakers: B Gardner; S Diefenbacher; F Eves; B Verplanken; B Mullan, G Judah

15.15 – 16.15
Special Interest Group session
Habit

Wednesday

Aug 26th, 2020

Parallel Session 1

10.00 – 12.00
Special Interest Group session
Digital Health & Computer Tailoring

Parallel Session 2

11.00 – 12.00
Synergy Event
Highlight Presentation by Dr Gjalt Jorn Peters 

Your COVID-19 Risk: A Story About Theory, Practice, and Collaboration

12.00 – 13.00
Roundtable
Health Psychology informing Policy during the COVID-19 pandemic: a cross-country perspective
Moderator: Marie Johnston
Speakers: Robert West, Marijn de Bruin, Molly Byrne, Jeremy Grimshaw

13.00 – 13.15
Break with opportunity to Network in Zoom Breakout rooms

13.15 – 14.00
Annual Members Meeting

Parallel Session 1

14.15 – 15.15
Symposium
Availability interventions to improve population and planetary health 
Discussant: Vera Araujo Soares
Speakers: J Reynolds; R Pechey; A Blackwell; S Raghoebar; S van Rongen

Parallel Session 2

14.15 – 15.15
Symposium
Prosocial Health Behaviours: new territory for health psychology
Speakers: D Dixon; R O’Carroll; B Farquharson; J Crawshaw; J Miller; D French

Parallel Session 1

15.15 – 17.15
Special Interest Group session
Equity, global health, and sustainability

Parallel Session 2

15.15 – 16.15
CREATE event
Snapshot of health psychology careers; firsthand career experiences of health psychologists.

Presenters: Dr. Alden Lai, Dr. Laura M. Konig, Dr. Lisa Hynes, Dr Silja Voolma, Dr Keegan Knittle and others

Thursday

Aug 27th, 2020

10.00 – 12.00
Special Interest Group session
N-of-1 event

12.00 – 13.00
Hot off the press 1: Research on COVID-19
Speakers: P. Norman; H. Durand; K. Lavoie; D. Dixon

13.00 – 13.15
Break with opportunity to Network in Zoom Breakout rooms

13.15 – 14.15
Roundtable
What is Open Science and how can it improve the quality of health psychology research?
Convenors: Emma Norris, Elaine Toomey
Speakers: E Norris, E Toomey, S Michie, R West, T Cornellius, GJ Peters, D O’Connor

14.15 – 15.00
Practical Health Psychollogy Blog National Editors’ Meeting

15.00
National Delegates Meeting

Friday

Aug 28th, 2020

12.00 – 13.00
Hot off the press 2: Research on COVID-19
Speakers: J. Groarke; F. Naughton; A. DeLongis

13.00 – 13.15
Break with opportunity to Network in Zoom Breakout rooms

13.15 – 14.15
Roundtable
Digital Health
Speakers: TBA

14.15 – 15.15
Awards and Closing Ceremony
Virtual Tour: Bratislava