News

December 2020

To wrap up the semester, the CHANGE Lab held a Virtual Game Night to share some laughs and words of gratitude.

The CHANGE Lab was awarded funding for their project "Promoting Ethnic Identity to Combat Structural Racism and Improve Health" by the Society of Pediatric Psychology's Anti-Racism & Pediatric Psychology Grant. We can't wait to get started on this important work!!

December 2020

December 2020

Dr. Idia Thurston has been appointed to the national APA Presidential Task Force on Psychology and Health Equity, to promote excellence in community-based clinical and translational health research and develop innovative, culturally centered programs! Way to go!

A editorial that Dr. Idia Thurston co-authored alongside colleagues Drs. Tracy Richmond and Kendrin Sonneville in JAMA Pediatrics, "Weight-Focused Public Health Interventions—No Benefit, Some Harm" came to print! Their work was picked up by CNN! Amazing job!!!

November 2020

October 2020

CHANGE Lab Outing at Corn Maze!

September 2020

Dr. Thurston, Dr. Cecilia Valrie, and Dr. Melissa Santos' "Introduction to the Special Issue: Addressing Health Disparities in Pediatric Psychology" in Journal of Pediatric Psychology comes to online print!

August 2020

Danielle Porter and Samantha Philip joined the CHANGE Lab!