|Posted by Stephen Palmer on May 28, 2016 at 1:55 PM|
News: Professor Stephen Palmer becomes President of the International Stress Management Association
Director of the International Academy for Professional Development, Professor Stephen Palmer PhD, has become the Honorary President of the International Stress Management Association (ISMA). He has taken over from Professor Lennart Levi, MD PhD who was Professor of Psychosocial Medicine 1978 – 95; Emeritus Professor 1995 - Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden. Professor Levi is Founder and Director of the Stress Research Institute at Karolinska Institutet 1959-95 and the National Swedish Institute for Psychosocial Medicine (IPM) 1980 – 95. He was a member of the WHO Expert Panel on Mental Health 1973 – 96, temporary advisor/consultant to WHO, ILO, and UNICEF 1972-2015 and to the European Commission 1993-2015. He was also a member of the Swedish Parliament for the Centre Party, 2006–10.
Professor Stephen Palmer will continue to be President of UK Branch of ISMA.