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Hector Betancourt, PhD
Professor, Psychology
Member, Experimental Psychology, SST, Faculty of Graduate Studies
Presentations    Research Presentations -- International
  • Betancourt, H., Orellana, L., Ung, S., Flynn, P., Hernandez, T., Munos, G., Garin, M., Alvarez, J. Factores Culturales y Psicológicos de la Adherencia al Ejercicio en Pacientes Diabéticos Tipo II en Chile. Convention of the Interamerican Society of Psychology, Santa Cruz, Bolivia (Junio, 2012)

    ( 6/2012 )
  • Betancourt, H. (April 13-15, 2011). Culure, Psychological Processes and Behavior: An integrative model for the study of health disparities. Keynote address, XXXVIII National Congress for training and research in psychology. Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City. if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} ( 4/2011 )
  • Betancourt, H. (October, 2011). Cultura y conducta en el abordaje de las inequidades en salud. Escuela de Primavera, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de La Frontera, Temuco, Chile if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} ( 10/2010 )
  • Munoz, G., Hernandez, T., Ortiz, M., Silva, J., Baeza, M.J., Vera, P. (Septiembre, 2010). Factores culturales relacionados a la adherencia al tratamiento nutricional de la diabetes Mellitus 2. V Iberamerican Congress on Quality of Life, Santiago, Chile if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} ( 9/2010 )
  Research Presentations -- National
  • Flynn, P.M., & Betancourt, H. (February, 2011). The role of interpersonal healthcare mistreatment and perceived discrimination on continuity of cancer screening. NIH Conference on the Science of Research on Discrimination and Health, NIH, Natcher Conference Center, Bethesda, MD. if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} ( 2/2011 )
  • Invited Faculty Member, Ntional Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities Course on Translational Helath Disparities: Integrating Principles of Sdcience, Practice and Policy in Health Disparities. Module: Frameworks, theories, and concepts adderessing health disparities. NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, September 2010. if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} ( 9/2010 )
  Research Presentations -- Regional
  • Betancourt, H (April, 2011). Cultural and psychological factors in health disparities: An integrative model. Paper presented at P. Flynn, Chair, Symposium on Mixed Methodologies and Multigroup Structural Equation Modeling in Cultural and Health Research,  Annual Meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, CA. if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} ( 4/2011 )
  • Ortiz, M., Hernandez, T., Munoz, G., Silva, J., Vera, P. & Betancourt, H. (April, 2011). Culture and diabetes treatment adherence in Chile: A bottom-up approach. Paper presented at P. Flynn, Chair, Symposium on Mixed Methodologies and Multigroup Structural Equation Modeling in Cultural and Health Research, Annual Meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, CA. if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} ( 4/2011 )
  • Betancourt, H. (Jan., 2011). Culture, Psychological Processes, and Behavior: An Integrative Model for Investigating Health Disparities, Invited Presentation, UCLA Health Psychology Lecture Series. UCLA, Department of Psychology. if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} ( 1/2011 )
  Research Presentations -- Local/Campus
  • H. Betancourt. Culture, psychological processes, and behavior in health disparities. Invited presentation, Center for the Promotion of Health Disparities Research and Training, CSUSB, San Bernardino, California, February 24, 2011. if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} ( 2/2011 )
  Poster Presentation
  • Regts, G., Northington, D., Betancourt, H., & Flynn, P. (2012, March). Attribution-emotion processes related to mistreatment as predictors of health behaviors amon Anglo-American and Latino-American women. Meeting of the Association of Psychological Science, Washington D.C.

    ( 5/2012 )
  • Mendez, A., Flynn, P., & Betancourt, H. (2012, April). Exploratory factor analysis of a simpatia scale: Conceptual and practical applications for healthcare interactions. Meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, California.

    ( 4/2012 )
  • Betancourt, H., Flynn, P., Ung, S., Hernandez, T., Munoz, G., & Orellana, L. (2012, April). Cultural and psychological factors in adherence to exercise among type 2 diabetics in Chile. Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine in New Orleans, California.

    ( 4/2012 )
  • Amador, J., Flynn, P., Betancourt, H. (2012, April). Perceived health professional empathy and cancer screening continuity of care among Anglos and Latino women. Annual Convention of the Western Psychological Association Convention, San Francisco, California.

    ( 4/2012 )
  • Mistry, N., Ormseth, S., Flynn, P., & Betancourt, H. (2011, August). Development and psychometric validation of the Betancourt fatalism scale. Presented at the American Psychological Association Convention, San Diego, California.

    ( 8/2011 )
  • Ormseth, S., Flynn, P.M., Betancourt, H. (August, 2010). Disparities in Cancer Screening: Fatalistic cultural beliefs and screening emotions.  Presented at the 118th Annual Convention at the American Psychological Association, San Diego, CA. if(typeof(dstb)!= "undefined"){ dstb();} ( 8/2010 )