Awards are presented annually during the Health Psychology Section meeting at the CPA convention. There are two awards currently available:
Early Career Award
This is awarded to individuals that are early in their career (have completed their PhD or post-doctoral work within the previous 10 years) and have made a significant contribution to the field of health psychology.
Ron Melzack Student Award
This is awarded to the student with the best research presentation. Students at all levels are eligible for this award.