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Queen's University

WEEK of  26 February 2010 

UPCOMING ORALS (all orals are held in H228 CONFERENCE ROOM unless otherwise noted)


April 6, 2010 9:30 a.m.

PhD Oral. Ronald D. Porter. Resurrecting error choice: The premature demise of an indirect measure of attitude? Supervisor: Dr. Leandre R. Fabrigar.  External Examiner. Dr. Bertram Gawronski, University of Western Ontario

UPCOMING MEETINGS (all meetings are held in H228 CONFERENCE ROOM unless otherwise noted)
March 4, 2010
 Clinical Meeting
 1:30 p.m.
March 4, 2010
 Undergraduate Committee Meeting
 3:00 p.m.
March 11, 2010
 Priorities & Procedures
  3:00 p.m.
March 25, 2010
Graduate Committee Meeting
 3:30 p.m.


Brown Bags will be held on MONDAYS from 12 noon - 1 p.m. in the Conference Room (Humphrey 228).   We will NOT be selling pizza.
On Monday we will be discussing the attached article on "Current Status and Future Prospects of Clinical Psychology".

March 1, 2010 - Clinical Faculty
 Hot Topics in Clinical Psychology (selected readings will be distributed)
March 15, 2010 - Dean Tripp
The Changing Role of Psychotherapy
March 22, 2010 - Allyson Harrison
Recent Research on the Ability of Students to Successfully Feign Learning Disabilities or ADHD



    Congratulations to our clinical students applying for internship!  They all have been matched to top sites:

    • Tess Clifford: Kingston Consortium
    •  Annie Hsieh: Alberta Children's Hospital
    •  Liz Whaley: Edmonton Consortium

    COLLOQUIUM SCHEDULE [Botterell Hall B147, 2:30 p.m.]
    Friday, March 5th : ProfessorAllison Sekuler, McMaster University (Vision & Cognitive Neuroscience Lab). Topic: "The Many Faces of Face Perception".

    President of SSHRC, Dr. Chad Gaffield, will be visiting Queen's University on Monday, April 19, 2010.  Please mark your calendars.  Details on the day's events will follow shortly.

    The Department of Philosophy and the International Visiting Scholar Program - Life and Consciousness.  Sebastian Rödl, Professor of Philosophy, University of Basel. Thursday, 4 March 2010, 4:30 p.m. Watson Hall, Room 517.  Reception to follow at the University Club.  Everyone welcome.

    Anxiety Disorders Association of Canada.  2010 Scientific and Academic Conference, INNOVATIONS IN TREATMENTS OF ANXIETY DISORDERS to be held in Vancouver, B.C. on April 22 to 24. Further information please go to website:

    The NADD 2010 International Congress & Exhibit Show. Innovations and Interventions (MH/ID) April 14-16, 2010 (Wed - Fri). Hyatt Regency Toronto. For further information please go to website:

    SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SCIENCE IN SOCIETY,Carlos III University, Madrid, Spain, 11-13 November 2010. For further details please visit website:  


    Intermediate Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Techniques: Building on the Fundamentals.  A two-day course (April 15 & 16, 2010)  with Michela David, Ph.D., C. Psych.  Please see attachment and registration form for further information.

    University of New Hampshire OnLine "Preparing to Teach a Psychology Course".  This two-credit online graduate course will be offered from June 1 to July 23, 2010.  For further details please go to website:

    QHHA is a non-profit student organization dedicated to volunteer service in general.  CUTS FOR CANCER  is one of their largest and most successful campaigns. The hai is to be clipped on Thursday, March 18th and Friday, March 19 (ARC).  There will be a cost to shave in support (minimum of $5 donation).  No cost for donating 10 inches or more of hair.  Clipped hair will be sent to Angel Hair for Kids and Locks of Love. Further information please contact or visit their website at

    A 4th year honours student who is graduating this year in June and  is hoping to find a paid Research Assistant job. If you have a position open please email:



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