CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR POSTERS
19 Annual Symposium on Research in Psychiatry, Psychology and Behavioral Science TH
April 19, 2012 The Bowling Green State University Department of Psychology, in cooperation with the University of Toledo Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology and the University of Michigan, Dearborn, Department of Psychology, invite poster proposals for the Nineteenth Annual Symposium on Research in Psychiatry, Psychology and Behavioral Science. The Symposium will take place on Thursday, April 19, 2012. The poster session will be held from 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 noon in the Mulford Garden Café at the University of Toledo Health Science Campus. A keynote address will immediately follow. The keynote speaker is to be announced. The goal of the symposium is to showcase basic and applied behavioral research being conducted by faculty members and students in the region. We therefore encourage submissions from students, faculty, and professionals affiliated with all area institutions of higher learning and mental health service facilities on any topic related to psychiatry, psychology, and the behavioral sciences is acceptable. Abstracts should be limited to 300 words and include: title; author names and institutional affiliations; description of methods, results, and discussion of major findings. Submissions of posters that have been presented recently or are planned for presentation at a regional or national meeting are acceptable. There is a $300 prize for the Best Student Submission. Graduate students, undergraduate students, medical students and medical residents of any specialty will be eligible for this award, as long as they are the primary author of the poster. The posters will be rated by a committee composed of one member from each institution, on the basis of the quality of research.
Please submit an abstract via an e-mail attachment to William H. O’Brien, Ph.D. by March 1, 2012. Students wishing to be considered for the $300 prize should send a summary of their research of no more than 1000 words in addition to their 300 word abstract. Please address submissions to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Submissions will be acknowledged upon receipt.