University of Bath

Psychology PhD Conference

Join us for a showcase of research undertaken by PhD students within the Department of Psychology.

21 Jun 20189.30am
21 Jun 20185.00pm
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PhD students will run a variety of talks, ranging from reviews on current literature, to presentations on their own research findings.

The Department of Psychology's annual PhD conference is an opportunity for current PhD students to share their ideas with staff and students across the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences.

The event will feature a variety of talks, ranging from reviews on current literature, to presentations on the students' own research findings. Refreshments will be provided.

We are very pleased to announce that Professor Anat Bardi from Royal Holloway, University of London, will be joining us on the day as our guest speaker. Come along and hear her views on the Replication Crisis, and possible solutions to this.

All departments and disciplines are welcome to attend.

Event programme

Time Event description
9:30 - 10:00 Welcome and registration
10:00 – 11:15 Session 1 speakers
Jiedi Lei: Measuring social networks and perceived social support in autism spectrum disorder: development and feasibility pilot study of an online tool
Abbie Jones: Chronic pain in adolescents
Samantha Wratten: Pain relief and gender stereotypes
Yuqing Che: The long term effect of music training on multisensory integration
11:15 - 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 - 12:30 Session 2 speakers
Lateesha Osbourne: Existing with an explanation: black students’ experiences at a predominantly white institution
Felix Carter: Focusing on others: examining the effects of social presence on attention
Andreas Bauer: Antisocial behaviour and the role of child and adolescent maltreatment
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:45 Session 3 speakers
Vanessa Lloyd: Conducting a systematic review in murky waters
Clarissa Bauer-Staeb: Stratified medicine approaches foe treatment (SMART) selection mental health prediction
Katie Hobbs: A neurocognitive investigation of the role of self-referential processing in antidepressant action
14:30 - 14:45 Coffee break
14:45 - 15:45 Session 4 speakers
David Walter: A systems perspective on risk taking behaviour and safety culture in the ports sector
Lukas Litzellachner: Beyond birds and feathers: the role of value and personality similarity in close romantic relationships
Bhagy Patil: Can the internet of things enhance parent-child relationships?
15:45 - 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 - 17:00 Keynote speech by Professor Anat Bardi: The publication crisis in Psychology: viewpoints and possible solutions
17:00 onwards After party in the Graduate Commons, 10 West, Level 5