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Friday, April 15, 2016

Torture Psychology and the American Psychological Association (APA): Dr. Arrigo Awarded by AAAS

Earlier this year, Dr. Jean Maria Arrigo was celebrated by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) as the recipient of its 2015 Scientific Freedom and Responsibility Award.

2015 AAAS Scientific Freedom and Responsibility Award Goes to Social Psychologist Jean Maria Arrigo
by Andrea Korte
AAAS News
08 February 2016

Read press release here



[Photo by Anthony Risser, 15 June 2008, Philadelphia]

Torture Psychology and the American Psychological Association (APA)

New developments in torture psychology and the APA, as reported by James Risen in the New York Times:

Critic of Psychologists’ Role in Interrogation Is Asked to Reconsider
By James Risen
The New York Times
15 April 2016

Article



[Photo by Anthony Risser, 15 June 2008, Philadelphia]

American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting (Vancouver, BC)

The annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) has begun. The meeting is taking place in Vancouver. Tweets from the conference appear to be using two hashtags: #AAN16 and #AANAM