2007-2008 Child Study Center Speaker Series
2007 Lois Bloom Lecture
Dr. Robert Marvin
Associate Professor, University of Virginia Health System
"Childhood Behavior Problems: Where Do They Reside and What Do They Reflect?"
September 20, 2007
Dr. Thomas Dishion
Professor of Clinical Psychology and Director, Child and Family Center, University of Oregon
Co-Sponsored with the Prevention Research Center
"Deviant by Design: Peer Influence Dynamics and Ecologies that Promote Them"
October 24, 2007
Dr. Dishion also presented the Bennett Lecture in Prevention Science
"The Family Check-up: Intervention Model and Effects for Children and Adolescents"
Dr. Ronald Dahl
Staunton Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Professor of Psychology, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic
"Sleep, Emotion, and the Developing Brain: Bridging from Translational Research to Early Intervention"
November 1, 2007
Dr. Daphne Maurer
Professor of Psychology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
"Missed Sights: Consequences for Visual Development"
December 6, 2007
Dr. Charissa Cheah
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
"The Parenting of Young Chinese Immigrant Children"
January 17, 2008
Dr. Jody Manly
Clinical Director, Research Associate
Mt. Hope Family Center, University of Rochester, NY
"Understanding Maltreatment of Young Children: What Do We Know and What Can We Do About It?"
February 28, 2008
Dr. Beatriz Luna
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
"Changes in Brain Processes Underlying The Maturation of Cognitive Control Through Adolescence"
April 2, 2008
Dr. Eddie Harmon-Jones
Professor of Psychology, Texas A&M University
"Toward an Understanding of the Emotive Functions of Asymmetrical Frontal Cortical Activity"
April 24, 2008