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Psycolloquy 2020

We invite you to our annual research symposium featuring short presentations by Psychology research students and special guests.

Guest speakers

  • Associate Professor Trent Smith (Department of Economics), “Behavioural economics and dietary choice: The McDonald's equilibrium”
  • Dr Mei Peng (Department of Food Science), “Searching for a personalised index for hedonic eating”
  • Associate Professor Nicola Swain (Department of Psychological Medicine), “Psychological interventions for persistent pain“


Learn about some of the exciting research taking place across Psychology and related disciplines

  • Long-range temporal correlations: A Novel fMRI-based brain biomarker
  • Retinal biomarkers of cognitive decline
  • Investigation of mind wandering and its relationship with task switching
  • He Piki Raukura: Understanding and assessing Ao Māori child development constructs
  • Mental health and suicidality
  • EEG biomarker for anxiety disorder
  • Physical activity, quality of life, and autism spectrum disorder
  • Tabletop role-playing game engagement in the autistic community
  • Psychopathic Personality Disorder
  • Children see, children learn: Rich social experiences relate to mental state vocabulary of children from 12 months old
  • Effect of screen media on children's cognitive development
  • Māori perspectives of the brain
  • Pūrākau and well-being
Date Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Time 9:00am - 5:00pm
Audience Public,All University
Event Category Sciences
Event Type Conference
CampusDunedin
DepartmentPsychology
LocationDepartment of Psychology
Room 2.03, Level 2
William James Building
275 Leith Walk
CostFree
Contact NameNarun Pat
Contact Emailnarun.pat@otago.ac.nz
Websitehttps://www.otago.ac.nz/psychology/research/otago059081.html

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