Call for Submissions: 2018 American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) Poster Session
The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) is holding its 2018 National Meeting at the New York Hilton in New York City, February 14-18, 2018. Founded in 1911 and the oldest psychoanalytic organization in the United States, APsaA is a professional organization for psychoanalysts that focuses on education, research, and membership development.
A poster session is held as part of the annual national meeting; 2018 will mark the 17th annual poster session and it is being co-chaired by Austen Riggs Center Medical Director/CEO Dr. Andrew J. Gerber, Psychology Fellow Dr. Kate Gallagher and Research Psychologist Dr. Katie Lewis.
The title of the 2018 poster session, held on Friday, February 16, from 11:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. is Research Relevant to Theory and Practice in Psychoanalysis. The co-chairs state, “The poster session provides a forum for promoting innovative scholarship that addresses a wide range of topics within the field of psychoanalysis. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about advancements in psychoanalytic research and to network with colleagues who have a shared interest in research methodology and design. Our hope is to provide an inclusive space for interdisciplinary researchers to share their diverse work, exchange ideas, and engage in creative dialogue.”
Poster submissions should have relevance to psychoanalytic theory, technique, practice and effectiveness of psychoanalysis, or interdisciplinary scholarship addressing research questions in neighboring fields. As an added incentive, early career investigators who are first authors on posters will be eligible to compete for a $500 Poster Award.
For full details and submission guidelines, visit www.apsa.org/submission-guidelines. All poster submissions must be received by Monday, October 2, 2017. Applicants will be notified by Friday, November 10, 2017 if their poster has been accepted.
The official call for submissions and poster face sheet can be downloaded below.