The 2016 CPA Fellows and Awards Recipients

CPA Award


CPA Gold Medal Award for Distinguished Lifetime Contributions to Canadian Psychology
Carole Sinclair, Ph.D.
CPA Donald O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychology as a Science
Joel Katz, Ph.D.
CPA Distinguished Practitioner Award
Shari McKee, Ph.D.
CPA Award for Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology
Robert Gifford, Ph.D.
CPA John C. Service Member of the Year Award
Jeremy Mills, Ph.D.
CPA Humanitarian Award: Senator Murray Sinclair
CPA President’s New Researcher Awards
Leanne ten Brinke, Ph.D
Amy Muise, Ph.D.
Melanie Noel, Ph.D.


2016 Elected Fellows

Peter Bieling, Ph.D.
Lori Brotto, Ph.D.
José Domene, Ph.D.
Paul Hewitt, Ph.D.

Todd Morrison, Ph.D.
Colleen MacQuarrie, PhD.
Randi McCabe, Ph.D.
Alexandra Rutherford, Ph.D.


Psychology Foundation of Canada Awards

2017 CPA Grants/ Scholarship/Award Competition

NEW The Psychology Foundation of Canada is pleased to open nominations for its 2017 CPA Grants/Scholarship/Award Competition. Click here for more information on the awards and the deadlines.

2016 Psychology Foundation of Canada Student Research Award Winners

  • Dylan Gatner (Simon Fraser): Investigating the Role of Boldness in the Conceptualization of Psychopathy.
  • Kristy Timmons (University of Toronto): The Influence of Educator and Child Expectations on Kindergarten Children's Learning Outcomes.
  • Chelsea Christie (University of British Columbia): Make Friends for Your Health: Influence of Social Integration on Immune Functioning and Cardiovascular Disease.
  • Sara Nicole Gallant (Ryerson University): Neural Processes Underlying Intentional Forgetting of Emotional Memories across the Lifespan.
  • Meghan Schinkel (Dalhousie): The Role of Siblings in Paediatric Pain.