Found 28 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Add to my favorites Role of Striatal Pathways in Reward and Operant Learning
Presenter
  • Robert (Robin) Stewart, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Susan Ferguson, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Impulsivity as a Moderator of Implicit Drinking Identity and Alcohol-Related Problems
Presenters
  • Yoochai Cha, Senior, Psychology
  • Nguyen Tran, Junior, Psychology, Seattle University
Mentors
  • Melissa Gasser, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Kristen Lindgren, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Does a Successful NFL Team Reduce Crime?
Presenter
  • Kane Swanson, Senior, Computer Science, Economics UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Stephen Sulzbacher, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Impact of Age on Response to a Cognitive Rehabilitation Intervention
Presenter
  • Amandeep Kaur (Amandeep) Singh, Senior, Psychology, Communication
Mentor
  • Monique Cherrier, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Genetic Mutations and Birth Complications within Autism Spectrum Disorder
Presenter
  • Adair (Addie) Cardon, Senior, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Raphael Bernier, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Genetic Differences of Sleep Problems in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Presenter
  • Michelle Tran, Senior, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Raphael Bernier, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Social Anxiety as a Predictor of the Level of Outness of Lesbian and Bisexual Women  
Presenter
  • Kyndra Shea, Junior, Anthropology
Mentor
  • Debra Kaysen, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites DREADDed Addiction: Investigating the Role of the Lateral Habenula and the Rostromedial Tegmental Area in a Rat Model of Drug Addiction
Presenter
  • Denis Smirnov, Senior, Neurobiology, Biochemistry Amgen Scholar, Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • John Neumaier, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Sunila Nair, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Measuring Narrative Ability and its Relation to Severity of Autism Spectrum Disorders
Presenters
  • Maria Santillan, Junior, Psychology
  • Shannon Chen, Senior, Psychology
  • John (Tom) Gebert, Junior, Pre-Sciences
  • Gabriella (Gabby) Greco, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Susan Faja, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Boston Children's Hospital
  • Sara Jane Webb, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Oral Presentation 1

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Does the Source of Glutamate Matter in Amphetamine Sensitization?
Presenter
  • Elizabeth Allen (Tess) Donckels, Senior, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Susan Ferguson, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Amanda Wunsch, Neurobiology & Behavior
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites Language Development in Preterm and Full-Term Twins with and without Autism using the Pragmatic Rating Scale-Modified (PRS-M)
Presenters
  • Veronica Youn Kang, Senior, Biology (General) Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
  • Rachael Anne Ryan, Senior, Mathematics
Mentor
  • Sara Jane Webb, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites The Development of Early Social Communication Skills in 2-4 year old Children with Autism and Typical Development
Presenter
  • Ileanna Zaballa, Junior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Sara Jane Webb, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Qualitatively and Quantitatively Defining Harm-Reduction Goals among Chronically Homeless Individuals with Alcohol Dependence
Presenters
  • Shawna Greenleaf, Senior, Psychology, Biology (General)
  • Patrick Herndon, Junior, Pre Engineering
  • Molly Jean Koker, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Susan E. Collins, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Harborview Medical Center
Session

Add to my favorites Cultural Influence on the Help-Seeking Behaviors of Men with Prostate Cancer: A Review of the Literature
Presenter
  • Larson Charles (Larson) Dick, Junior, English
Mentor
  • Edward Goldenberg, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Habituation to Social and Non-Social Stimuli in Infants with Autism
Presenter
  • Christina Healy, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Sara Jane Webb, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Safer Drinking Strategies used by Chronically Homeless Individuals with Alcohol Dependence: A Qualitative Analysis
Presenters
  • Greta Kaese, Junior, Psychology
  • Jennifer Gloria (Jenn) Hicks, Junior, Psychology
  • James Lenert, Junior, Pre-Sciences
Mentor
  • Susan E. Collins, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Harborview Medical Center
Session

Add to my favorites Experimental Evidence that Women’s Victimization History, Alcohol Consumption, and Partner Relationship Potential Influence Perceptions of Risky Sex
Presenter
  • Brittany Allen, Recent Graduate,
Mentors
  • Cinnamon Danube, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • William George, Psychology
  • Kelly Kajumulo, Psychology, Social Work
  • Kelly Davis, Psychology, Social Work
Session

Add to my favorites Changes in Self-Rated Health during the Transition to Retiring Living among Medicare Recipients in the Medicare Health Outcomes Survey
Presenter
  • Colby Lea, Junior, Biology (General), Microbiology
Mentor
  • Stephen Thielke, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Does Bullying in the Military Predict Greater Suicide Risk Among Active Duty Service Members?
Presenter
  • Caitlin Butterfield, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Katherine Anne Comtois, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Jennifer Villatte, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Diversion Agreements in the Juvenile Justice System
Presenter
  • Brigette Blacker, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Sarah Walker, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Sarah Walker, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Cognitive Effects of Silencing Dopamine Receptor-1 Expressing Cells in Dentate Nucleus of Cerebellum in Mice
Presenter
  • Julia Licholai, Senior, Neurobiology
Mentors
  • Larry Zweifel, Pharmacology, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Erik Carlson, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites The Relationship between Women's Coping Strategies and Condom Use
Presenter
  • Nicholas Joseph (Nick) Cherf, Recent Graduate, Psychology, Political Science
Mentor
  • Cynthia Stappenbeck, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Joint Attention in Children with ASD  
Presenter
  • Melinda Burwell, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Sara Jane Webb, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Examining the Moderating Role of Sexual Sensation Seeking on the Relation between Descriptive Norms, Prototypes, and Risky Sexual Behavior among College Students
Presenters
  • Loren Burnett, Junior, Psychology
  • Misty Noster, Recent Graduate, Psychology, English
Mentors
  • Melissa Lewis, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Dana Litt, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Demographic Differences in Children with ASD Enrolled in Clinical Research
Presenter
  • Wensi (Macy) Dong, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Sara Jane Webb, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites The Effects of Stress and Coping Motives on Alcohol Cravings and Related Problems among University Undergraduates
Presenters
  • Kristen Marie (Kristen) O'loughlin, Junior, Psychology
  • Ethan Hendrix, Senior, Psychology
  • Pui Lun Alan (Alan) Tai, Junior, Pre-Social Sciences
Mentors
  • Melissa Gasser, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Kristen Lindgren, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Religious Affiliation and Practice in Longitudinal Alcohol Study with High School Seniors in the U.S. and Sweden  
Presenter
  • Alexander Sanoja, Senior, Psychology, Business Administration
Mentors
  • Haley Carroll, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Psychology
  • Mary Larimer, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Psychology
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites Gender Differences in Early Communication Development of Infants at Risk for Autism
Presenter
  • Heena Panjwani, Junior, Biology (Physiology), Psychology
Mentor
  • Sara Jane Webb, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session