PLAN Lab News

April 2017 – Congratulations Graham Armstrong, Ashleigh Parker and Kristen Peers for completing their honours projects and giving amazing presentations at the UBCO Psychology Honours Research day. Special congrats to Kristen for being awarded the People’s Choice Award!!

April 2017 – Kaylee Misener is awarded the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship to fund her Masters research on cognitive bias in eating disorders. Congratulations Kaylee!!!

September 2016 – Welcome to the newest PLAN Lab graduate student Kaylee Misener!

May 2016 – PLAN Lab research is featured in Barber School News. Click here to watch videos and read an interview with Dr. Maya Libben.

Honours Students
2016 PLAN Lab Honours Students (left to right) Nicole Legg, Jeneya Clark, Maya Libben, Caleb Makortoff and McKenzie Campbell.

April 2016 – Congratulations to Jeneya Clark, Caleb Makortoff, Nicole Legg and McKenzie Campbell for their completing their honours projects and giving amazing presentations at the UBCO Psychology Honours Research day. Special props to Nicole Legg and Caleb Makortoff for winning first and second place in the Honours Presentations People’s Choice Awards. Nicole’s honours research investigated the relationship between impulsivity and eating disordered traits using cognitive bias modification.

April 2016 – Congratulations for Caleb Makortoff for winning second place for his poster presentation at the UBCO Undergraduate Research Conference. Caleb’s honours research used cognitive bias modification techniques to investigate the causal relationship between perfectionism, anxiety and eating disordered traits.

April 2016 – Jennifer Upshaw is awarded the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship to fund her doctoral research on hemispatial neglect. Congratulations Jen!!!

March 2016 – Ashleigh Parker is awarded the IKBSAS Undergraduate Research Award! This award will fund her summer research program in the PLAN Lab developing an updated corpus of norms for a subset of neuropsychological tests.

February 2016 – PLAN Lab featured in IKBSAS News! Click here to read the article.

February 2016 – The INS (International Neuropsychological Society) 2016 convention in Boston was a success with a total of 8 presentation by members of the PLAN Lab!