JK Lifespan Development lab of Dr. Jungmeen Kim-Spoon, in the Department of Psychology at Virginia Tech (https://support.psyc.vt.edu/labs/jklifespan) The position has a start date of January 2020 and requires at least a two year commitment.
November 7-9 marked the 31st Annual International Conference on ADHD. During the conference Dr. Ross Greene, VT Clinical Psychology alum and adjunct Associate Professor gave a Keynote Address entitled "Collaborative & Proactive Solutions: Moving From Power and Control to Collaboration and Problem Solving" and Dr.
Psychology majors have the chance to put their academic learning into practice in the Lab in Physiological Psychology. Meeting in the Psychology Department’s Computer Lab on the second floor of Williams Hall, the lab class teaches students a range of techniques including electrocardiography (ECG or
Dr. Diaz (Co-Director of the iLEAP Lab) and her team attended the Cognitive Development Society's Biennial Meeting this October in Louisville, KY. The lab's presence included an oral presentation by VT grad project manager Kelly Runyon, and a first-authored poster presentation by senior undergraduate research assistant Cameron Smith.
Please join me in congratulating this year’s 2019-20 VTCAR SEED Student Award recipient. Tyler McFayden is working with mentor Dr. Robin Panneton and co-mentor Dr. Tom Ollendick. Her study is titled “Social & Nonsocial Multisensory Integration in Toddlers with Autism Spectrum Disorder.” Tyler has also been named the VTCAR Student Fellow of the Year.
Virginia Tech team led by John Richey develops new procedures for measuring inflammation using ultraviolet light
Inflammation is related to a number of psychological and health-related factors. However, inflammatory activation is challenging to induce and measure in laboratory settings.