Welcome to the Social Personality and Health (SPH) Network! We invite you to explore our website and join our group.

Mission Statement: The SPH Network exists to advance the scientific study of social and personality psychology in health contexts and to inform efforts to promote favorable health outcomes. The SPH Network gathers for scientific meetings and promotes the development of relationships and collaborations among its members through an active listserv and website. The SPH Network values transdisciplinary approaches and the sharing of research products both within the discipline of social and personality psychology as well as with the larger scientific and health community.

2022 Awards

The Social Personality and Health Network is now accepting applications for two 2022 awards available for people whose research furthers the aims of SPHN for the "advancement of the scientific study of social and personality psychology in health contexts and to inform efforts to promote favorable health outcomes.”

This year, we are considering nominations for 2 awards.

1. SPHN Early Career Award
2. SPHN Diversity in Research Award

All nominations should be submitted by December 1, 2021 through the 2022 SPHN Awards portal.

If you have any questions about the awards or eligibility, feel free to reach out to John Updegraff at jupdegr1@kent.edu.