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Please join us in congratulating Clinical psychology doctoral student, Ben Parchem, on his first-authored publication, "Perceptions of power and sexual pleasure associated with sexual behaviour profiles among Latino sexual minority men"! His co-authors include several Clinical and Applied Social alums and faculty. Congrats to all!

Benjamin Parchem, Rodrigo A. Aguayo-Romero, Ana María del Río-González, Sarah K. Calabrese, Paul J. Poppen & Maria Cecilia Zea (2020) Perceptions of power and sexual pleasure associated with sexual behaviour profiles among Latino sexual minority men, Culture, Health & Sexuality, DOI: 10.1080/13691058.2020.1781263

Congratulations are in order to the following students and faculty who have recently published their research!

Applied Social Psychology doctoral students Charlotte Hagerman (4th year) and Zeljka Macura (5th year)'s research proposal titled, “The effects of implicit theories on body weight information avoidance”  has been accepted by Experimental Psychology as a Registered Report. Charlotte and Zeljka are at the forefront of best practices in social psychology with this paper. The research proposal went through two rounds of rigorous peer review, and resulted in this favorable outcome. Co-authors on the manuscript include Dr. Michelle Stock, Dr. Phil Moore, Dr. Tonya Dodge, and Dr. Phil Wirtz.

Deepti Joshi, a sixth year Applied Social Psychology student, recently had a paper, "Compensatory Physical Activity: Impact on Type of Physical Activity and Physical Activity Habits among Female Young Adults" accepted for publication in The Journal of American College Health. Applied Social Psychology faculty member, Dr. Tonya Dodge, is co-author on this paper.

Riko Boone, a fourth year Applied Social Psychology Ph.D. student, recently published "Structuring Sexual Pleasure: Equitable Access to Biomedical HIV Prevention for Black Men Who Have Sex with Men" which appears in American Journal of Public Health. Dr. Lisa Bowleg is a co-author on the paper.

2nd-year clinical students Sharanya Rao and Brian Clark, and Clinical faculty member, Dr. Sarah Calabrese, have a new article in press at Stigma and Health:
Rao, S., Mason, C.D., Galvao, R.W., Clark, B.A., & Calabrese, S.K. (in press). "You are illegal in your own country": The perceived impact of anti-sodomy legislation among Indian sexual minorities. Stigma and Health.

Congrats to all on this important work!

Congratulations to Clinical Psychology Ph.D. student, Andrew Barnett and colleagues on a forthcoming article that has been accepted for publication in the American Psychologist. Co-authors include current program students Ben Parchem & Veronica Pinho, Applied Social Psychology Ph.D. alumna Ana Maria del Rio-Gonzalez, Clinical Psychology Ph.D. alumae Rodrigo Aguayo-Romero & Nadine Nakamura, Clinical Psychology faculty Maria Cecilia Zea and Sarah Calabrese, and Applied Social Psychology faculty Paul Poppen.

The article will be published as a part of a special issue that will focus on the science and history of sexual orientation and gender diversity. Full reference:

Barnett, A.P., del Rio-Gonzalez, A.M., Parchem, B., Pinho, V., Aguayo-Romero, R., Nakamura, N., Calabrese, S.K., Poppen, P.J., and Zea, M.C. (in press). Content Analysis of Psychological Research with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People of Color in the United States: 1969–2018. American Psychologist.

Congratulations on this great team effort!

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