Psychology: Student Honors, Awards, Publications, and Other Activities

Heidi Bender (Psychology/Neuropsychology) was awarded a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Individual Postdoctoral Fellows by NIH/AHRQ. The award will fund her research project, "Test biases limiting preoperative evaluation of Hispanic immigrants with epilepsy," for the next three years (Sept 2007–Aug 2010) and will allow her to continue her research at NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center. (posted 10-07)

John Ferrera (Neuropsychology) submitted an abstract to the 2007 annual meeting of the New York State Psychological Association which has been selected as the winner of NYSPA's Neuropsychology Division Student Fellowship award. He will be required to briefly summarize his findings at a regularly scheduled meeting of the Neuropsychology Division of NYSPA. (posted 11-07)

Submitted on: DEC 31, 2008

Category: Psychology, Students Honors, Awards, and Publications