The 2022 SPSSI Policy Workshop Preconference
Learning from Puerto Rico: Policy Lessons for Advocacy-Minded Psychologists
Thursday, June 23, 2022
Royal Sonesta San Juan
Registration fees: $25 for Students | $40 for Non-students
The registration fee includes breakfast and lunch.
Description. This full-day event is being planned by SPSSI's Policy Committee in partnership with SPSSI's conference planning team. Sessions will highlight what attendees can learn from psychologists who have used research and advocacy to shape public policy in Puerto Rico and in the diáspora on a variety of issues. This event will be of interest to people at any career stage.
Panelists will include:
- Eduardo A. Lugo-Hernández, Ph.D., Co-Chair of the 2022 SPSSI Conference and Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
- Sheilla L. Rodríguez Madera, Ph.D., Associate Professor at the University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus
- Lic. Adi Martínez, Ph.D., J.D., Director of Operations at University of Puerto Rico Resiliency Law Center
- David Pérez Jiménez, Ph.D., Interim Director of the Instituto de Investigación Psicológica at the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras and Past President of the Asociación de Psicología de Puerto Rico
To Register: You can register for the Policy Workshop when you register for the SPSSI Conference—there will be an option in the registration system to add the Policy Workshop Preconference to your "shopping cart."
Questions? Contact SPSSI Policy Director Sarah Mancoll.