Society for Psychological Anthropology

SPA Biennial Meeting 2019

SPA 2019 in Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico

April 4-7, 2019

The Biennial will take place at the Tamaya Resort, which is owned by the Santa Ana Pueblo, with profits returning to the people of the Santa Ana Pueblo for a range of social programs. It is located in a beautiful setting with many opportunities for walking, hiking, and enjoying nature. To reserve a room at the discounted rate, please click on the appropriate button. Note that it is currently not possible to extend your stay or arrive earlier through the reservation website.

View the Finalized Conference Schedule here.

Abstract submission is closed. Furthermore, Breakfast and Banquet tickets are no longer available. They needed to be purchased by March 13.

Follow the steps below to add a special event to your existing SPA meeting registration:
1. Log in to your Anthro Gateway account.
2. Look on the left-hand side of the page, and click ADD WORKSHOP/EVENT.
3. Once the page loads, locate the 2019 CSAS meeting under the Meetings/Other Events header.
4. Click Add Workshops.
5. The special events will appear, and you may proceed to checkout.

Transportation to/from Albuquerque Airport: The hotel provides shuttles to and from the Albuquerque Airport on Thursday, April 4, 6 a.m.-12 p.m. and Sunday, April 7, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The shuttle costs $20/per person and requires a reservation. It departs at the top of each hour and will take 30 minutes to get to the intended destinations. Complete this form in order to register for the shuttle. Other forms of transportation include Lyft, Uber, or a taxi, all of which we recommend reserving ahead of time to ensure they are there to pick you up.

Hotel: The SPA block of rooms at the hotel is currently full. To reserve a room please contact the hotel directly at 505-867-1234 or


Any questions related to the biennial should be directed to

2019 SPA Biennial
April 4-7, 2019
Tamaya Resort,
Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico

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