2019 Convention Speakers
RMPA will hosting an excellent series of speakers this year at the convention.
As they are announced information will be provided below:
Teaching Conference Keynote Speaker: Dr. Alexandra Rutherford
Thank you to our outstanding 2018 Convention Speakers!
Distinguished Alumni Speaker: Robert Morgan, Ph.D.
His talk was titled: Beyond Pop Culture: The Application of Science in Forensic Psychology
Teaching Conference Keynote Speaker: Wayne Viney, Ph.D.
His talk was titled: William James as a Teacher: Some Lessons from History about Teaching
Diversity Speaker: Tania Israel, Ph.D.
Her talk was titled: Four Ways Psychologists Can Participate in Social Change
Past-President Address: William Douglas Woody, Ph.D.
His talk was titled: Finding the Roots of the Hoffman Report: The Psychology of Coercive Interrogation from the Cold War to Guantanamo
Gardner Memorial Lecture: Con Slobodchikoff, Ph.D
His talk was titled: Animal Signals: From Communication To Language
Psi Chi Distinguished Lecturer: Nadine J. Kaslow, Ph.D., ABPP
Her talk was titled: Uniting Psychology for the Future
RMPA Distinguished Lecturer:
His talk was titled: Replicability in Psychological Science
Continuing Education/Professional DevelopmentSpeaker: Sally Spencer Thomas, Ph.D.
Her talk was titled: Innovation in Men’s Mental Health: Using Humor, Media and Digital Engagement to Promote Mental Health and Prevent Suicide for High Risk Men
RMPA Invited Speaker: Fred Coolidge Ph.D.
His talk was titled: Neanderthals: Who were they, Why did they go Extinct, and What can Psychology tell us about them?
President’s Symposium: Susan Becker Ph.D., Matthew Genuchi Ph.D., & Jeffrey Rings Ph.D.,
Their talk was titled: The Role of Psychological Science in Suicide Prevention
Worth Publisher Speaker: Susan Nolan, Ph.D.
Her talk was titled: Critical Thinking and Diversity: Using News (and Fake News!) to Make Your Courses More International and Multicultural
APA Distinguished Scientist Lecturer: Brent W. Roberts, Ph.D.
His Talk was titled: The long and short of personality stability and change
Ellis-Battig Memorial Symposium: Lori E. James, Ph.D.
Chair: Aaron Richmond (firstname.lastname@example.org)