Public health is our top priority
BY DR. GWENDOLYN PURYEAR KEITA • APA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FOR THE PUBLIC INTEREST
APA’s Public Interest (PI) Directorate is committed to showcasing
and expanding psychology’s role in advancing health, especially that
of underserved populations. For years, we have engaged experts from
psychology and other disciplines to address critical health issues with the
goal of highlighting psychology’s critical contribution, needs for further
research, education and training, collaboration and policy.