News & Events

News & Events

-Most Recent Presentations-

Zhang, X., Szekely, A., Rajaram, S., & Mohanty, A. (2019, March). Neural mechanisms by which contextual learning guides threat detection. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the Society for Affective Science, Boston, MA.

Pepe N., Tan L., Savani K., & Rajaram, S. (November, 2018). Memory Disruption due to Part-set Cues in Recall: The Role of Culture. Poster accepted for presentation at the 59th annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, New Orleans, LA, USA.

Pepe N., Tan L., Savani K., & Rajaram, S. (May, 2018). Cultural Differences in Memory: Asians Show a Weaker Part-list Cueing Effect in Recall than North Americans. Poster accepted for presentation at the 30th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA, USA.

Szekely, A., Rajaram, S., & Mohanty, A. (May, 2018). Once Bitten, Twice Shy – Increased PTSD Symptoms Are Related to Attention to and Memory for Trauma Incongruent Negative Stimuli. Poster presented at the annual meeting of Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA.

Szekely, A., Rajaram, S., & Mohanty, A. (May, 2018). Memory for dangers past: Threatening contexts produce more consistent learning than non-threatening contexts. Poster presented at the annual meeting of Society for Affective Neuroscience, Brooklyn, NY.

Maswood, R., Rasmussen, A. S., & Rajaram, S. (May, 2017). Social Shaping of Emotional Autobiographical Memories. Poster presented at the 29th annual convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.

Hirst, W., & Rajaram, S. (Co-organizers), Social Aspects of Memory: Building a collective memory through collaborative remembering, symposium accepted at the International Conference on Memory, Budapest, Hungary. (for more Presentations click here)

-Recent Lab News-

Fall 2018 – Akos Szekely has defended his dissertation earning him his Ph.D.  Congratulations, Akos!

Fall 2018 – Tori Peña has joined the lab team and begun working towards her Ph.D.

Spring, 2017 – Hae-Yoon Choi has moved to the Department of Nuclear Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea, to begin her postdoctoral fellowship.  Congratulations, Yoon!

Fall, 2016 – Nicholas Pepe has joined the lab team and begun working towards his Ph.D.

September, 2015 – Sarah Pociask has moved to the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, to begin her postdoctoral fellowship.  Congratulations, Sarah! (for more Lab News click here)  

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