2022 SPH Network Conference

The Social Personality Health Network (SPHN) is excited to announce the 14th annual SPSP Health Preconference, dedicated to examining the reciprocal relationship between social/personality psychology and health. We will host the Health Preconference in person on February 7th, 2022, in San Francisco. Topics this year will include health disparities and health equity stress, emotions and health, mobile technology health interventions, and close relationships and health, among other exciting areas of research. We also invite you to consider submitting your research for the Data Blitz/Flash Talks, Poster session, and/or COVID-19 symposium.

More details and submission information on the SPSP Health Preconference registration site.

Confirmed speakers include: 

  • Paula Braveman, Ph.D. (University of California, San Francisco) – Keynote Address
  • Lisa Jaremka, Ph.D. (University of Delaware) – 2021 Early Career Award Recipient
  • Adrian Aguilera, Ph.D. (University of California, Berkeley)
  • Jennifer Taber, Ph.D. (Kent State University)
  • Nancy Sin, Ph.D. (University of British Columbia)

For questions and more information, please contact:


Keely Muscatell, PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Jeffrey Hunger, PhD, Miami University
Drexler James, PhD, Denison University

Past SPH Network Conferences

The 2021 conference was held virtually due to COVID-19.
Program presentations and posters available here.

The 2020 conference was held in New Orleans, LA.
Program, presentations and posters available here.

The 2019 conference was held in Portland, OR.
Program, presentations and posters available here.

The 2018 conference was held in Atlanta, GA.
Program, presentations and posters available here.

The 2017 conference was held in San Antonio, TX.
Download the 2017 conference program (PDF)

The 2016 conference was held in San Diego, CA.
Download the 2016 conference program (PDF)

The 2015 conference was held in Long Beach, CA.
Download the 2015 conference program (PDF)
Download a list of health-related symposia at the 2015 SPSP Conference

The 2014 conference was held in Austin, TX.
Download the 2014 conference program (PDF)
Download a list of health-related symposia at the 2014 SPSP Conference
Download a list of health-related posters at the 2014 SPSP Conference

The 2013 conference was held in San Diego, CA.
Download the 2013 conference program (PDF)
Download a list of health-related symposia at the 2013 SPSP Conference
Download a list of health-related posters at the 2013 SPSP Conference

The 2012 conference was held in San Diego, CA.
Download the 2012 conference program (PDF)
Download a list of Health-related Presentations at the 2012 SPSP Conference
Download a list of Health-related Posters at the 2012 SPSP Conference

The 2011 conference was held in San Antonio, TX.
Download the 2011 pre-conference program (PDF)
See pictures of your friends and colleagues at the 2011 pre-conference
Re-experience the inaugural performance of the SPH Network Anthem

The 2010 conference was held in Las Vegas, NV.
Download the 2010 program (PDF)

The 2009 conference was held in Tampa, FL.
Download the 2009 program (PDF)



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