PALM Director Selected to Receive 2016 CHADD Young Scientist Research Award

PALM would like to congratulate our director, Dr. Raiker, on his receipt of one of two 2016 CHADD Young Scientist Research Awards. CHADD is one of the largest advocacy groups for parents and children with ADHD and PALM is delighted that they consider the work that we do as vital to improving the lives of children impacted by this disorder. Dr. Raiker will receive this award at the Annual International Conference on...

PALM Welcomes New Graduate Student

The PALM would like to extend a warm welcome to the newest addition to our team. We are happy that Kelcey Little has decided to complete her graduate training in the Clinical Science Program here at FIU and conduct research with the PALM. She comes to us from one of the best laboratories in the country conducting research on cognition in children with ADHD, the Children’s Learning Clinic – IV (CLC-IV) at the University of Central Florida, and we look forward to her applying her vast skill set to the work we are conducting. Welcome...

Congratulation to Rebecca!

PALM would like to congratulate one of our former undergraduate research assistants on her recent accomplishment! Rebecca secured an incredible research assistant opportunity to work on the landmark Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development study funded by the NIH at Virginia Commonwealth University. We wish you luck on your endeavors...

PALM Undergraduate Wins Award!

Congratulations to Stephanie Morris on being awarded the very competitive and prestigious Kaplan Prize during the 2016 FIU Student Life Awards & Ceremony based on her accomplishments as an undergraduate at FIU so far. Way to represent the Program for Attention, Learning, and...

Congratulations to Stephanie M. and Giselle!

Congratulations to both Stephanie Morris and Giselle Haitz, two of our outstanding undergraduate students, for getting their posters accepted to the 2015 Conference for Undergraduate Research at FIU! We look forward to seeing them present their posters next...

Congratulations to Stephanie!

Congratulations to one of our outstanding undergraduate students, Stephanie Morris, for her poster titled “Feedback during a learning task and its relation to symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)” being accepted for presentation at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)! Stephanie has worked diligently on this project and we know she will be a great representative for the PALM in Asheville. Way to go...

Congratulations to Mica!

The PALM would like to congratulate Micaela “Mica” Baldivieso, one of our superstar undergraduate research assistants! Mica has accepted a position as a research assistant at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). While we are sad to see Mica leave, we know this is the beginning of many great things to come for her. We wish her all the luck on her new...

Poster Presented at ABCT

Congratulations to Mileini for presenting her poster titled, “A Reexamination of the Association Between Working Memory Impairment and Symptom Domains in Children with ADHD Using Latent Profile Analysis,” at the 2015 ABCT Convention in Chicago, Illinois....