CPA 2019

The 2019 Conference for the Canadian Psychological Association is being held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada from May 31 - June 1, 2019 

LGBTQ Programming at CPA

SOGII will be co-hosting a pre-conference with a number of other sections focused on diversifying and decolonizing the field of psychology. Stay tuned for updates on the call for papers for your chance to present at the pre-conference.

The regular conference will also have its regular stream of LGBTQ programming through the SOGII section. Abstracts were due in November, 2018 and acceptances will be sent out in February or March of 2019. When available, a summary of LGBTQ programming will be posted here.

Student Awards

The SOGII Section will present our annual student awards during the 2019 Convention. Each award is usually for $250.00 CAD, paid in the form of a cheque or a gift card. Award amounts are subject to availability of funds each year. These awards include the following:

  • Best Student Oral Presentation (long)

  • Best Student Oral Presentation (short / data blitz)

  • Best Student Poster Presentation

  • The Morrison Award for LGBTQ-Inclusive Research Methods in a poster presentation presented outside of the SOGII section.


SOGII Annual Business Meeting

The SOGII Business meeting is open to all, including anyone interested in learning more about SOGII. 


SOGII Social Event

Join us for the annual SOGII Social Event! In the past we’ve gone to dinner or for delicious frozen yoghurt! Stay tuned to learn more about our plans for this year!