Psychology Award Winners 2018 2018-05-15T13:42:03+00:00

42nd Psychology Science Atlantic Conference

May 8-9 2018, Dalhousie University, NS

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

View photos from the conference on our Flickr photo stream!

Thank you to our generous conference sponsors!

Science Atlantic Research Award (Award Description)

Best Oral Presentation

Isabelle Hurley

Jared Shapiro
Dalhousie University
Optogenetic Modulation of Parvalbumin-expressing Interneurons Affects Mouse Primary Visual Cortex Pyramidal Cell After-Responses

Best Poster Presentation

Johanna Murphy
Memorial University
How Math Anxiety Differs Across Individual Differences in Conceptual and Procedural Knowledge

Science Atlantic Communication Award, sponsored by Canadian Science Publishing (Award Description)

Best Oral Presentation

Irene Li
Mount Allison University
Beyond Episodic Memory: The Role of the Hippocampus in Complex Scene Perception

Best Poster Presentation

Victoria Mackey
Memorial University
The Endocannabinoid System and its Role in the Therapeutic-Like Effect of Stress Controllability

Karen Nicholson Award in Neuropsychology (Award Description)

Mariam El-Serafi
Dalhousie University
Examining the Role of the Parietal Cortex in Motor Imagery


Past Student Award Winners