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Faculty Members & Graduate Students Talk

20 January 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

With Dr. Maggie Toplak

You are cordially invited to attend the Faculty Members & Graduate Students Talk. Thursday, January 20, 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm. Zoom Meeting ID: 991 6542 3941. Passcode: 466367.
Presentation Title: Progress in the study of judgment and decision-making in developmental samples: Next steps in the research and implications for youth. 

Dr. Maggie Toplak's research focuses on judgment, decision-making and rational thinking, including their associations with individual differences in cognitive abilities and performance-based measure of executive function. Most recently, she has conducted a 9 year longitudinal study to examine the developmental trajectories of these competencies. Her research has been informed by using participants across the lifespan and with special populations, including youth with ADHD, young offenders and pathological gamblers.