Basic Science and Statistics Projects
The aim of this study is to understand the role of “core American values” within the context of political polarization and its impact on decision-making, such as voting.
Our lab’s research is broadly concerned with promoting healthy brain aging / increasing an individual’s “health-span”, and generally falls into 1 of 3 overlapping categories: Characterizing models of neurodegeneration, Preventing neurodegeneration and/or increasing the brain’s resiliency, and Characterizing the effects of plant-based compounds (phytochemicals) in the brain.
Since 1997, medical service providers have been allowed to financially separate themselves from Medicare (opt-out) while still serving Medicare beneficiaries.
The purpose of this study is to examine the influence of dispositional mindfulness on the attribution-emotion processes associated with conflict situations.
This project focuses on the development, assessment, and dissemination of statistical methods useful for the analysis of health and behavioral science research.