Congratulations to Olivia Haller for her recent offical publication in The Clinical Neuropsychologist. Olivia’s paper, entitled “Concordance of informant and self-reported ratings on the Frontal Systems Behavior Scale in adult survivors of pediatric brain tumor” explores discrepencies in ratings of exectutive functions between adult survivors of pediatric brain tumor and their family members.
We are proud to share that Stephanie Steinberg has won the Bailey M. Wade Memorial Scholarship Outstanding Graduate Student Research Award. This award recognizes one student across the GSU Psychology Department for their exceptional research contributions. Congrats Stephanie!
Congratulations to Milu Parrilla and Rella Kautiainen for their recent publication in Applied Neuropsychology: Adult entitled “Sleep quality and executive function in a diverse sample of healthy young adults.” This paper identifies several relationships between sleep and informant-identified cognitive functioning in college students. You can find the paper here. Way to go Milu and Rella!
Shirley Ortega has accepted an offer to join Georgia State University’s Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program! We are so proud of Shirley and we look forward to seeing her shine at this next stage in her career.
Congratulations to our talented and hard-working undergraduate students who presented at the year’s GSU Psychology Undergraduate Research Conference! All of our students received many compliments for their advanced research projects and we are so happy to see them thrive. A special congratulations to Allison Lipstein as she won Best Overall and the Neuroscience award for her poster.
Stephanie Steinberg recently shared her research with the GSU Clinical Psychology Program during her impressive keynote talk at our annual Research Day. Way to go Stephanie!
Congratulations to Olivia Haller on her new publication in the Journal of Psychiatric Research entitled “White matter predictors of PTSD: Testing different machine learning models in a sample of Black American women.” This study tested the relationship between white matter microstructural integrity and PTSD diagnosis. Findings revealed improved classification when estimates of exposure to structural and interpersonal racism were added to models, highlighting how the relationship between neuroanatomical indices and PTSD may be nuanced across race and gender spectrums. Check out the article here!
Congratulations to Stephanie Steinberg on her new publication in Neuropsychology Review entitled “Within‑Individual BOLD Signal Variability and its Implications for Task‑Based Cognition: A Systematic Review” This publication represents a culmination of Stephanie’s research at GSU. Way to go Stephanie! Check out the article here!
Our lab is sad to share that Dr. Eileen Fennel passed away last week. Dr. King is grateful to have worked closely with Dr. Fennell who was an incredible leader, clinician, mentor, and advocate for students.
While at the APA convention this month, it was exciting to see folks checking out the new books showcase, which includes the new APA Handbook of Neuropsychology. A hearty congratulations to Tricia and her co-editors for their impressive work on this text!