SWPA 2019 Convention

The 2019 Convention will take place in Albuquerque, New Mexico from April 5-7, 2019.

Things to do next:

SWPA Talk Sessions

SWPA talks will be 20 minutes in length. This will be 15 minutes for presentation and 5 minutes for Q&A.

We provide

  • AV cables to hook up to the projection system
  • Projection system for each room

We do not provide

  • laptops
  • clickers
  • speakers

SWPA Poster Sessions

SWPA poster sessions will last at least 1 hour, and will consist of approximately 30 - 50 individual posters depending on the session. Recommended poster sizes should range from 48" (wide) x 36" (tall) to as large as 54" (wide) x 42" (tall). Posters will be numbered in the program for convenience. Presenters should place their poster on the poster board corresponding to their assigned number in the program.

More information about the conference theme, and speakers:

Invited Speakers

Debra Hope, PhD

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

How Community Partnerships Enhance Research: Preliminary Findings with Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Communities


Chris Fore, PhD

Director, IHS TeleBehavioral Health Center of Excellence at Indian Health Service

The Future of Psychology and Technology


Cindy Nebel, PhD

Washburn University

Using the Science of Learning to Improve Teaching and Study Strategies


Cancellation Policy

Individuals who pre-register for the convention may obtain full or partial refunds of the registration fee.

  • Full refund if requested at least one month before the opening convention day.
  • 50% refund if requested one week to one month before the opening day.
  • No refund if requested less than one week before the convention begins.

Request a refund by e-mailing SWPA Treasurer, Dr. Tom Faulkenberry (faulkenberry@tarleton.edu).

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