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Professor Emeritus John Hazer (left) with IUPUI psychology alumnus Kevin Kabat, CEO Fifth Third BankThe Department of Psychology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis presented Kevin T. Kabat, Vice Chairman and CEO...
Nov 15 2013
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A national research funding organization dedicated to improving patient-centered outcomes in the health care system has awarded $1.5 million to a team of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) researchers to study how staff burnout...
Sep 30 2013
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Hear Dennis Devine, Ph.D., discuss this book on Oct. 9 at IUPUI. A new book by a psychology professor in the School of Science at IUPUI uses scientific research and a healthy dose of reality to form a new theory about how juries historically have...
Sep 24 2013
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The Department of Psychology at IUPUI has renamed a portion of its graduate program to better emphasize its history of addiction research and strong focus on the emerging field of neuroscience.The Addiction Neuroscience Graduate Program, previously known...
Sep 18 2013
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Jane R. Williams, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Psychology in the School of Science at IUPUI, has been honored with the 2013 Glenn W. Irwin Jr., M.D., Experience Excellence award. Williams’ commitment to not only the School of...
Sep 13 2013
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The upcoming meeting of the Indianapolis chapter for the Society for Neuroscience will include a one-day conference highlighting the latest advances in neuroscience across Indiana and the opportunity for student researchers to represent the local chapter...
Sep 13 2013
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Doctoral candidate Ally Dir's research is focused in risk behaviors such as alcohol use and sexual risk-taking, and how these impulsivity traits, along with other factors, may predispose one towards risk tendencies. She discusses her research on dugdug,...
Aug 28 2013
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An assistant professor of psychology in the School of Science at IUPUI will apply nearly $1 million in recently approved grants to study how a telephone-based treatment process can help ease stress and anxiety issues experienced by advanced-stage lung...
Aug 27 2013
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The School of Science at IUPUI continues to expand its clinical psychology programs with the addition of two new faculty with expertise in severe mental illness and substance abuse and dependence.Kyle Minor, Ph.D., Psychology.Kyle Minor, Ph.D., and...
Aug 14 2013
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Kevin Berkopes, new director of the IUPUI Math Assistance Center, gets it. Math is hard for many college students. Some people are “scared of math like they are scared of spiders,” he said.The key thing to remember is that math doesn’t have to be looked...
Jul 17 2013