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Dr. Davies commented on Telemedicine during COVID-19 Pandemic

Telemedicine

Dr. Davies recently discussed Telemedicine during COVID-19 Pandemic during an interview with Wisconsin Public Radio.

Dr. Cahill commented on increasing rates of suicide amid COVID-19.

Dr. Shawn Cahill

Dr. Cahill recently commented on increasing rates of suicide amid COVID-19 during an interview with Fox 6 News.

Dr. Krista Lisdahl has been interviewed by TMJ4 for a story on the unregulated use of CBD.

Dr. Lisdahl cautions CBD users: https://www.tmj4.com/news/i-team/cbd-buyer-beware-regulations-may-be-needed-in-hemp-oil-industry

Alcohol, domestic violence link not as obvious as it might seem

Alcohol domestic violence link not as obvious as it might seem

Ryan Shorey, assistant professor of psychology at UWM, studies how alcohol affects intimate partner violence. The relationship might seem obvious, but the reality is surprisingly complex.

Milwaukee-area professors closer to preventing dementia in women.

Dr. Frick is part of team Milwaukee area professors working to prevent dementia in women.

Dr. Stacey Nye interviewed by Lake Effect highlighting eating disorders.

Dr Stacey Nye

Dr. Stacey Nye was interviewed by WUWM’s Lake Effect on February 27, 2019, in conjunction with National Eating Disorders Awareness Week (NEDAW). Dr. Nye, Director of UWM’s Psychology Clinic and faculty supervisor for the Psychology Clinic’s Eating Disorder Clinic, highlighted… Read More

Dr. Frick’s work toward cure for Alzheimer’s was featured on Channel 4!

Please see the link below for a very nice story on Dr. Frick’s lab on Channel 4! Dr. Frick, her postdoctoral fellow (Dr. Koss), and her students in the lab have been featured in the story. Milwaukee researchers work toward… Read More

Dr. Helmstetter presented “How Does Memory Work” at UWM’s Short Talks Big Ideas

Our ability to learn and remember is central to our experience of the world and sense of who we are. UWM Distinguished Professor of Psychology Fred Helmstetter describes how we use molecules, cells and circuits in the brain to store… Read More

Lisa Taxier Wins UWM’s First Three Minute (3MT) Thesis Competition

The Psychology department’s own Lisa Taxier, a 3rd-year neuroscience graduate student, won the university’s inaugural Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition! This competition was sponsored by the Graduate School, Office of Research, and UWM Research Foundation, and originally developed by the… Read More

Dr. Lisdahl Participates In National Brain Development & Child Health Study

Dr. Lisdahl’s participation in The Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study was a recent feature on WUWM. Listen to the story at: UWM Today – Dr. Lisdahl.