Our P.I. Demir-Lira and collaborator Dr. Kelli Ryckman were awarded the 2020-2021 University of Iowa Prevention Research Centers Pilot Grant.
Maria Carriel received a grant through the DeLTA Center Interdisciplinary Research Grant program. The proposed project will establish a collaboration between the DEN Lab and Dr. Matthew Lira from College of Education to examine the neural correlates for successful spatial problem-solving in chemistry education.
Chessie has been awarded the University of Iowa Graduate College Post-Comprehensive Research Fellowship to fund her dissertation research on the relationships between maternal mental health, parent-child interactions and cognitive development of preterm and term-born preschoolers. Congrats, Chessie!  
The Child Trends News Service, funded by NSF, featured our research on the neurocognitive basis of attitudes towards math in their latest report! Feel free to share the links below:
Allison's work was featured in the Annual Report of College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. You can read the interview here to learn more about Allison's research. Congrats, Allison!