Found 65 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Add to my favorites Do Bilingual Language Environments Affect Social and Language Development in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders?
Presenter
  • Vanessa Zhou, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Annette Estes, Speech & Hearing Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Investigating the Role of TGF-β Signaling in Aortic Disease
Presenter
  • James Yan, Senior, Psychology, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • David Dichek, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Do You Associate Dogs with Love? The Brief Implicit Association Test (BIAT) has the Answer
Presenter
  • Anh Huynh, Senior, Psychology, Communication (Journalism) McNair Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Tony Greenwald, Psychology
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 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 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

Add to my favorites Rumination as a Mediator for Childhood Adversity and Depression or Anxiety
Presenter
  • Prysilla De La Torre, Senior, Psychology, Biochemistry McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Katie McLaughlin, 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

Oral Presentation 1

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Gender Disparities in the Technology Industry: The Effects of Stereotypical Environments on Employer Hiring Decisions
Presenter
  • Elizabeth (Ellie) Stillwell, Senior, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Sapna Cheryan, Psychology
  • Sianna Ziegler, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Why Women Who Perform Well in Math Decide Against Math-related Careers: A Gender Role Violation Explanation
Presenter
  • Lily Ji (Lily) Jiang, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Sapna Cheryan, Psychology
  • John Oliver Siy, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites The Preliminary Efficacy, Feasibility and Acceptability of a Brief Audio-Guided Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Mindfulness Skills Intervention for College Students
Presenter
  • Kay Chai, Senior, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Marsha Linehan, Psychology
  • Maria Vicenta Navarro Haro, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Emotional Perception of Neutral Images: The Facial Feedback Hypothesis
Presenters
  • Katarina (KJ) Juarez, Junior, Psychology, Seattle University
  • Kimi Kogachi, Junior, Psychology, Seattle University
Mentor
  • Kathleen Cook, Psychology, Seattle University
Session

Add to my favorites Sex-related Drinking Motives as Mediators between Women's Sexual Victimization History and Both Alcohol Consumption and Sexual Risk-Taking
Presenter
  • Madeleine (Maddy) Gauger, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • William George, Psychology
  • Cynthia Stappenbeck, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Kelly Kajumulo, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites The Effect of Control on Tasks Involving Automatic Processing
Presenter
  • Sandrine Girard, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Chantal Prat, Psychology
  • Theresa Becker Zolnikov, Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Positive Mood Induction through Depictions of Harm
Presenter
  • Jennifer Hackler, Senior, Psychology, Bemidji State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Richard Hook, Psychology, Bemidji State University
Session

Add to my favorites School Stress, Academic Performance, and Coping in College Freshmen
Presenter
  • Curtis Hill, Junior, Psychology, University of Northern Colorado McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Robyn Hess, Psychology, University of Northern Colorado
Session

Add to my favorites Parent - Child Attachment and Emotion Regulation
Presenter
  • Cierra Williams, Senior, Psychology, Social Work, Kent State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Kathryn Kerns, Psychology, Kent State University
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites Integrating Global Health Skills and Competencies into Nursing Education
Presenters
  • Maureen Elizabeth Oscadal, Fifth Year, Nursing UW Honors Program
  • Kendra Sweeney Clawson, Senior, Psychology, Nursing
Mentors
  • Sarah Gimbel, Family and Child Nursing
  • Pamela Kohler, Global Health, Psychosocial & Community Health
Session

Add to my favorites The Effect of Feedback on Serial Position Effects during a Visual Judgment of Mean Location
Presenter
  • Wendy Coard, Senior, Biology (General), Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Geoffrey Boynton, Psychology
  • Bjorn P. Hubert Wallander, Psychology
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 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 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 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 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 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

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 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 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 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 Sleep Disturbances and Neurocognition in Children with and without Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Presenters
  • Megha Santhosh, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
  • Casey Michelle (Casey) Guilland, Senior, Biochemistry
  • Philip Celerian, Junior, Pre-Nursing
  • Deenpreet Dhaliwal, Junior, Pre-Social Sciences
  • Susie Chen, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Teresa Ward, Nursing
Session

Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Add to my favorites That's Messed Up Just Enough to be Funny; A Look Into Humor vs. Ethics
Presenter
  • Logan Garrett (Logan) Kaplan, Sophomore, Psychology
Mentors
  • Kai Chi Yam, Business Administration
  • Scott Reynolds, Business Administration
Session

Add to my favorites The Effect of Experience of Infants' Visual Preferences
Presenter
  • Jennifer Bolick, Senior, Psychology, University of Nevada Las Vegas McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Jennifer Rennels, Psychology, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites The Garment of Widowhood: Does One Size Fit All? A Qualitative Analysis of Resiliency between Lesbian and Heterosexual Widows
Presenters
  • Joseph (Joey) Wieser, Sophomore, Psychology, Seattle Central College
  • Rachel Macor, Sophomore, Psychology, Seattle Central College
  • Jessica Bloch, Sophomore, Psychology, Seattle Central College
Mentor
  • Krystle Balhan, Psychology, Seattle Central College
Session

Visual Arts & Design 3

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Add to my favorites Lost Wax Casting as a Medium to Explore the Dichotomy Between Chaos and Order
Presenter
  • Heng Yu Jonathan (Jonathan) Chi, Junior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Amie McNeel, Art
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites The Influence of Endogenous Seasonal Rhythms in Laboratory Controlled Environments on the Song Circuit of Gamble’s White-Crowned Sparrow
Presenter
  • Marianne Merritt (Marianne) Cole, Junior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Eliot Brenowitz, Psychology
  • Tracy Larson, Biology, University of Virginia
Session

Add to my favorites Improving Alcohol Interventions on UW's Campus: The College Student Perspective  
Presenter
  • Nika Sulakvelidze, Senior, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Megan Moreno, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Do Therapists Need an Attitude Check? The Impact of Therapists' Attitudes on Performance in CBT-Plus
Presenter
  • Nina Suthamjariya, Junior, Psychology, Public Health-Global Health
Mentor
  • Shannon Dorsey, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Context Effects in the Brightness Perception of Brown
Presenters
  • Vina Hadyanto, Senior, Psychology
  • Miaolu (Molly) Tang, Senior, Biochemistry, Psychology
Mentor
  • Steven L. Buck, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Making a Choice between Two Cultures: Psychological Challenges of having a Bicultural Identity
Presenters
  • Nataliya Tsapenko, Senior, Psychology, Biochemistry
  • Floriberto Galindo, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Karen Chang, Psychology
  • Yuichi Shoda, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites The Weighty Cost of Being American: How Weight Influences Perceptions of American Identity and Documentation Status
Presenter
  • Helena Ester (Ester) Matskewich, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Sapna Cheryan, Psychology
  • Caitlin Handron, Psychology, Stanford University
Session

Add to my favorites Eating Out: The Effects of Diverse Cuisine on Eating Habits
Presenter
  • Ngan Phuong Thi Vu, Senior, Psychology, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • Sapna Cheryan, Psychology
  • Amanda Montoya, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites He Cheats -- She Cheats: Predictors of Extradyadic Involvement in Unmarried Dating Relationships
Presenter
  • Qingqing (Qing) Yin, Sophomore, Psychology, Seattle Central College
Mentor
  • Krystle Balhan, Psychology, Seattle Central College
Session

Add to my favorites The Influence of Gender and Age on Attitudes Towards Individuals with Borderline Personality Disorder
Presenter
  • Kate Griffin, Junior, Psychology, Seattle Central College
Mentor
  • Krystle Balhan, Psychology, Seattle Central College
Session

Add to my favorites Implicit Perceptions of Race and Age: Categorical or Continuous?
Presenters
  • Mikasa Morf, Senior, Psychology
  • Alexis Chamberlin, Junior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Karen Chang, Psychology
  • Yuichi Shoda, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of MicroRNA-21 in Kidney Fibrosis
Presenter
  • Essence Underwood, Senior, Psychology, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • Ivan Gomez, Medicine
  • Jeremy Duffield, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Perception of Brown Influenced by Complex Surrounds
Presenter
  • Emily Slezak, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Steven L. Buck, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites We Have Forgotten - Why Do We Persist: The Examination of Self-affirmation's Effect on Short-term Persistence on a Math Test
Presenter
  • Shenning Ding, Sophomore, Psychology, Seattle Central College
Mentor
  • Krystle Balhan, Psychology, Seattle Central College
Session

Add to my favorites Rod Influences on Dark Stimuli
Presenter
  • Jessica Armer, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Steven L. Buck, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Academic Motivation and Student Engagement
Presenters
  • Victoria Richey, Senior, Psychology, Seattle University
  • Madeline Waters, Junior, Psychology, Seattle University
Mentor
  • Kathleen Cook, Psychology, Seattle University
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

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 Inactivation of the Nucleus Basalis Magnocellularis Causes Increased Delay Discounting of Long Evans Rats
Presenter
  • Stacie Shibano, Senior, Neurobiology, Psychology
Mentors
  • Wambura Fobbs, Neurobiology & Behavior, Psychology
  • Sheri Mizumori, Psychology
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites Gender and Depressive Symptoms as Moderators between Injunctive Norms and Alcohol Use College-Aged Students
Presenter
  • Marisa Samuelson, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Andrew Paves, Psychology
  • Mary Larimer, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Hamilton Search and Set Breaking Task Assessing Canine Cognition
Presenter
  • Anne Lise (Anne-Lise) Nilsen, Senior, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • James Ha, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Autism Spectrum Disorders and College Life
Presenter
  • Nada Yousif, Sophomore, Psychology, Everett Community College
Mentor
  • Diane Simpson Brown, Psychology, Everett Community College
Session

Add to my favorites Cultural Clash at the University: When Working-Class Family Values Collide with University Individualist Values within First-Generation College Students
Presenters
  • Susie Chen, Senior, Psychology
  • Belinda Xie, Junior, Exchange - Arts & Sciences
  • Lauren Suh Yoon (Lauren) Chang, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Yuichi Shoda, Psychology
  • Karen Chang, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites An Investigation of the Impact of Focused-Breathing Meditation on Impulsivity in Emerging Adults
Presenter
  • Rachel Lee, Senior, Psychology, Sociology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Kevin King, Psychology
  • Connor McCabe, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Nalfurafine, a Drug used to Alieviate Itch in Hemodialysis Patients, Activates the Kappa Opioid Receptor to Inhibit Pruritic Effects of 5'-GNTI 
Presenter
  • Allisa Song, Senior, Biology (Physiology), Psychology
Mentors
  • Charles Chavkin, Pharmacology
  • Selena Schattauer, Pharmacology
Session

Add to my favorites A Comparison of Anxiety Levels in Young Adults between Social Media Platforms
Presenters
  • Samuel Heron, Non-Matriculated, Psychology, Seattle Central College
  • Talia Lliteras
Mentor
  • Carissa Leeson, Psychology, Seattle Central Community College
Session

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

Add to my favorites Mindfulness Training: Effects on BIS/BAS Systems of Self-Regulation
Presenter
  • Naser Abdulraheem, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Kevin King, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Reward and Velocity Correlates in the Periaqueductal Gray
Presenter
  • Edite A. (Edite) Forman, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Sheri Mizumori, Psychology
  • Valerie Tryon, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Effect of the Availability Heuristic on Preventative Action
Presenter
  • Diana Hu, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Susan Joslyn, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Experience-Dependent Plasticity in the Auditory Brain Centers of Reversibly Deafened Bats
Presenters
  • Adinah Wyle, Junior, Biology (General), Psychology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
  • Leah Lynnmarie Ogier, Senior, Neurobiology, Psychology UW Honors Program
  • Kaitlyn Elizabeth (Kaitlyn) Barr, Senior, Neurobiology, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Ellen Covey, Psychology
  • Kimberly Miller, Psychology
Session