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Dr. Duane Dede, recipient of the Graduate Education Diversity Champion Award

Congratulations to Dr. Duane Dede who has been selected as the recipient of the Graduate Education Diversity Champion Award for 2021-2022. Dr. Dede was nominated by a graduate student for this award based on his tireless efforts in supporting students, leading our department HEARD committee, and promoting…

INS Major Awards for 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Catherine Price and to our alumnus, Dr. Laura Zahodne for receiving awards from the International Neuropsychological Society (INS)!…

CHP Alumnus, Aliyah Snyder, wins 2018 NAN Outstanding Dissertation Award

2017 Graduate, Dr. Aliyah Snyder, has won the 2018 National Academy of Neuropsychology Outstanding Dissertation Award for “The Effect of Exercise on Neurorecovery following Mild Traumatic Brain Injury:  A Pilot Study”.  Dr. Snyder will receive her award at the NAN convention in New Orleans on October 19.  She will receive…

2016 Alum, Jacob Jones, Ph.D., receives Division 40 Early Career Pilot Grant

Dr. Jacob Jones, a 2016 CHP graduate, is the recipient of the Society for Clinical Neuropsychology (Division 40, APA) Early Career Pilot Award.  His project, entitled “The gut-brain axis in Parkinson’s disease:  Influences of microbiota on cognition and white matter”, is based on observations that early signs of PD pathology…

CHP Alumnus and Post-Doc elected Co-Chair of APA Special Interest Group in Diabetes

Dr. Sarah Westen was elected Co-Chair of American Psychological Association (APA, Division 54) Special Interest Group in Diabetes for 2018-2020. Dr. Westen is a pediatric psychology postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Clinical and Health Psychology through the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) and Bringing Science Home Initiative. Dr. Westen…