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Psychobiology Annual Scientific Meeting 2019

Wednesday 4th - Friday 6th September 2019 at Low Wood Bay Hotel, Windermere

Psychobiology describes the interaction between biological systems and behaviour. Psychobiologists research how psychological factors like cognition, mood and appraisal combine with biological events like stress physiology, changes in brain function, and pharmacological effects, to shape the human experience. Striving to understand psychological and biological interactions provides psychobiology with a unique perspective on humanity.

Features of the meeting included:

  • Outstanding guest lecturers: Professor Stephany Biello (University of Glasgow) and Professor Louise Dye (Leeds University)
  • Non-parallel oral and poster sessions so your research gets heard
  • Two free places for postgraduate students (includes registration and accommodation)
  • One free undergraduate student place via the undergraduate project prize (includes registration and accommodation)
  • Conference meal, late bar and entertainment on Thursday 5th September
  • Special 24 hour package for postgraduates

We welcome old friends and new acquaintances at the 2019 Psychobiology Section Annual Scientific Meeting.

Learning outcomes and objectives

  • Network and develop collaborative research with enthusiastic and friendly co-investigators
  • Showcase research findings and benefit from insights and suggestions from experienced researchers
  • Keep up to date with the latest developments in psychobiology
  • Develop the confidence of postgraduate students in the art of academic conferencing
  • Encourage undergraduate students to enter an academic psychobiology career via the undergraduate project prize

All this in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere away from the bustle of the everyday workplace

Who is the course intended for?

This conference welcomes academic psychologists, postgraduate and undergraduate student

Call for Submissions

Oral and Posters submissions are now invited for this conference. To make a submission, please visit the online submission system.

Please note, only poster submissions will be considered for Students. Further information and guidelines can be found here.

Submissions are open to academic psychologists, postgraduate and undergraduate students. posters will only be considered for students attending the Special Event for Students package. If Students are attending the full event an oral presentation submission may be considered for inclusion at the conference.

Deadline for submissions has been extended until 12.00 Midday Friday 19th July 2019.

Undergraduate Project Prize

Submission for the Psychobiology Section Undergraduate Project prize are invited from students who have completed their final year project in any area of psychobiology. Winners of the Prize will receive complimentary registration and accommodation for the Annual Scientific Meeting in Windermere, 4-6 September 2019.

Further information can be found here.

Delegate fees can be found on the booking form. If you have any queries please contact us via the event hotline on 01332 224507.


Wednesday 4th September 2019

Please note all speakers, timing and content are subject to change.

14:00Conference Starts
18:30Conference Close

Thursday 5th September 2019

Please note all speakers, timing and content are subject to change.

09:00Conference Continues
19:00Conference Close
19:45Conference Dinner

Friday 6th September 2019

Please note all speakers, timing and content are subject to change.

09:30Conference Continues
13:00Conference Close


Low Wood Bay Hotel

Ambleside Rd, Windermere LA23 1LP •  Website•  Directions

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