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Spring 2019 CHP QOL Golf Tournament

On June 2, 2019, 4 teams teed it up at the West End Golf Course in the CHP QOL Open.  Experienced players and those new to the game came together for fun in the sun.  The tournament got off to a fun start with the putting contest.  New to golf,…

Doctoral Student, Elle Wiggins, receives APA Travel Award

Margaret Elle Wiggins has been selected as a recipient of the 2019 American Psychological Association Student Travel Award.  This $500 award will assist Elle in attending the 2019 American Psychological Association Convention in Chicago, Illinois this August where she will present her research titled “Cognitive Reserve, Processing Speed, and Reasoning…

Doctoral Student, Deirdre O’Shea, selected as 2018-2019 Dean’s Scholar

Deirdre O’Shea has been selected as the 2018-2019 graduate level dean’s scholar.  This is one of the most prestigious honors the College of Public Health and Health Professions Dean’s Office gives as part of their recognition of exceptional students’ accomplishments.  Deirdre will be presented with the award at the PHHP…

Doctoral Student, Chantel Ulfig, wins award at PHHP Research Day 2019

Chantel Ulfig has won 3rd place at the College of Public Health and Health Professions’ Office of Research 32nd annual Research Day for her project “The Effects of a Cognitive Behavioral Intervention on Worry about Cancer Progression among Women with Gynecologic Malignancies”. Chantel will receive an engraved plaque, a…

Doctoral Student, Leslie Gaynor, wins Robert Levitt Award

Leslie Gaynor presented the winning talk at the Institute for Living in Retirement’s Robert Levitt Awards for Student Research on Aging competition on March 15, 2019. The title of her talk was, “Identifying Cognitive Predictors of Amyloid Positivity via Comparisons of Amyloid Positive Mild Cognitive Impairment and Healthy Aging”.