Positive Health and Wellness (PH&W) Division Announces New Leadership Team (3/16/2017) - The PH&W Division is proud to announce a new leadership team, led by President Gail H. Ironson, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at the University of Miami. Division leadership will focus on launching new programming to support its mission of advancing the science and practice of optimal human health. Several PH&W events are
Health Division Welcomes Gail Ironson as President (12/1/2016) - The Positive Health and Wellness Division of the International Positive Psychology Association recently welcomed Gail Ironson Ph.D., M.D as its newly appointed President. Dr. Ironson is a Board Certified Psychiatrist and professor at the University of Miami. Among her many relevant accomplishments, Dr. Ironson served as the editor of a special issue of the Journal
Meet your Leadership Candidates: Health Division (11/16/2016) - IPPA's Health Division concluded its call for leadership candidates and volunteers for a 2016 - 2018 term. The Selection Committee is pleased to present your candidates for Officer and volunteer leadership positions. Please take a moment to review their bios, and share your thoughts and questions in the comments section below. Thank you for your participation. Gail Ironson Ph.D., M.D
Call for Nominations: Contributions in Positive Health Award (11/16/2016) - IPPA's Positive Health and Wellness Division is seeking nominations for its 2017 Contributions in Positive Health Award. Nominees should be individuals with long and distinguished careers who have made a notable impact on the field of positive health. We invite nominations from any IPPA member. Nominees do not need to be members. Nominees can be any
2016 Positive Health and Wellness Division Leadership Search (6/8/2016) - IPPA's Positive Health and Wellness Division has a number of volunteer and leadership opportunities available. Candidate may apply for an Officer position until August 20, 2016.
Health and Wellness Division Honors Carol Ryff, Ph.D. (8/27/2015) - Optimal human health is a subject of great interest to members of the IPPA community. So much so, that a group of members have self-organized a Positive Health and Wellness Division with the mission to advance the science and practice concerning optimal human health and the positive and protective biopsychosocial factors linked to it. The Division's activities