2019 Psychology Award 2019-05-17T07:31:42+00:00

43rd Psychology Science Atlantic Conference

May 6-7 2019, Mount Allison 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)

Oral Presentation

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Caitlin Barry
University of New Brunswick-SJ
The Influence of Social Factors on
the Relationship Between Sexual
Orientation and  Mental Health

Oral Presentation

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Morgan Nesbitt
University of New Brunswick-SJ
The role of syntax in songbird
communication: An analysis
of song order in the hermit
thrush (Catharus guttatus) song

Poster Presentation

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Colin MacKay
Dalhousie University
Investigating how glutamatergic V3
interneurons differentially innervate
distinct motor pools in the mouse spinal cord

Poster Presentation

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Lucas Walters
Memorial University
I got it from my mama: Exploring
the relationship between maternal
psychological distress and child adaptive
skills as moderated by fetal sex and mediated
by maternal cortisol

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

Oral Presentation

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Elizabeth Dreise
St. Thomas University
We’re not doing it to be nasty!:
Informal caregivers’ accounts of
negotiating driving safety with
their aging loved one

Poster Presentation

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Steven Wilton
Acadia University
Motivational Conflict in Individuals
with Low Self-Esteem: The Effect of
Self-Affirmation Strength on the Trade-Off
Between Anxiety and Depression

Karen Nicholson Award in Neuropsychology (Award Description)

Poster Presentation

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Klara Doelle
Dalhousie University
Phenotypes and Pathologies
in a Rat Model of Moderate
Traumatic Brain Injury