36th Annual Science Atlantic Undergraduate Psychology Conference

May 8-9, 2012 Acadia University, Wolfville, NS

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Download the Undergraduate Psychology Conference 2012 Program (.pdf) for abstracts of presentations.

Karen Nicholson Award (Award Description)

Diane-Ross

Diane Ross
St. Francis Xavier University
Cannabinoid Treatment of Ischemic Brain Injury: Extent of Tissue Damage and Behavioural Impairments

NSERC Representatives’ Undergraduate Student Award (Award Description)

Best Oral Presentation

Aleka-MacLellan

Aleka MacLellan
Mt. Allison University
Promoting Positve Body Image Through Self-Compassion

Emily-Tredger

Emily Tredger
Dalhousie University
Are Intentionally Forgotten Memories More Susceptible to the Misinformation Effect?

Best Poster Presentation

Brittany-Jansen

Brittany Jensen
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Acute Inhibition of mTOR Kinase via Systemic Rapamycin Blocks Weight Gain and Food Intake in Rats Under Normal Dietary Conditions

Amanda-Cranford

Amanda Cranford
Memorial University of Newfoundland
The Effect of Repeated Exposure to Palatable Food: The Development of Food Preference in the Lateral Hypothalamus

Science Atlantic Undergraduate Science Communication Award (Award Description)

Best Oral Presentation

Sarah-Leger

Sarah Leger
Mt. Allison University
Self-Reports and Biomarkers of Smoking: Do They Tell the Same Story?

Chrissy-Macaulay

Chrissy Macaulay
St. Francis Xavier University
A Test of Mindfullness Meditation Versus Hatha Yoga for Reducing Anxiety Sensitivity

Best Poster Presentation

Erin-Sheppard

Erin Sheppard
St. Mary’s University
Examining Coping as a Moderator of the Relationship Between Customer Mistreatment and Employee Well Being