Profile

Cover photo
Allison Hermann
Works at Illuminer Mobile Research
Attended Princeton University
Lives in Greater New York Area
25 followers|4,223 views
AboutPosts

Stream

Allison Hermann

Shared publicly  - 
Misplaced your keys? Can't remember someone's name? Didn't notice the stop sign? Those who frequently experience such cognitive lapses now have an explanation. Psychologists from the University of Bonn have found a connection between such everyday lapses and the DRD2 gene. Those who have a certain variant ...
1
Add a comment...

Allison Hermann

Shared publicly  - 
 
These ID devices could benefit people with cognitive and neurological disorders, e.g., epilepsy and dementia.
http://mhealthwatch.com/advances-in-medical-jewelry-show-promise-22747/
1
Add a comment...

Allison Hermann

Shared publicly  - 
 
Does this mean that the designers of gizmos share the same kind of cognitive flexibility of young children?
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/03/140306191530.htm
1
Add a comment...

Allison Hermann

Shared publicly  - 
 
Clinicians need to be more aware of the cognitive effects of sleep deprivation in children and adults.

http://blogs.einstein.yu.edu/adhd-in-kids-consider-sleep-before-medicine/
I read with interest the recent blog post on The Doctor’s Tablet by Dr. Iris Lesser on using medication to treat ADHD. I appreciate my colleague’s concern about a backlash to overuse of these drugs. I felt compelled, however, to write about a factor in ADHD treatment in children that is ...
1
Add a comment...

Allison Hermann

Shared publicly  - 
 
It's amazing that this technique can help someone who has suffered with phantom limb pain for 48 years!

http://medicalxpress.com/news/2014-02-phantom-limb-pain-relieved-amputated.html
Max Ortiz Catalan, researcher at Chalmers University of Technology, has developed a new method for the treatment of phantom limb pain (PLP) after an amputation. The method is based on a unique combination of several technologies, and has been initially tested on a patient who has suffered from severe ...
1
Add a comment...
Have her in circles
25 people
Gaudeamus - The academic network for publishing in journals's profile photo
Jeremy Green's profile photo
Nathan Cooper's profile photo
Alena Shautsova's profile photo
Jamie Cooper's profile photo
Brian Newton's profile photo
Ziva Freiman's profile photo
BaysideLocal.com's profile photo
Nik Peachey's profile photo
An app developed by an Ottawa Public Health expert has gone national, a move that will not only improve vaccine record-keeping but could also reduce vaccine preventable outbreaks.
1
Add a comment...
 
There has been a lot of attention directed to mental health issues of college students - this article shifts focus to the mental health of academics.
http://www.theguardian.com/higher-education-network/2014/mar/06/mental-health-academics-growing-problem-pressure-university
University staff battling anxiety, poor work-life balance and isolation aren't finding the support they need • The blog that started the debate: there is a culture of acceptance around mental health issues in academia
1
Add a comment...

Allison Hermann

Shared publicly  - 
 
Provocative theory - insomnia is not a nighttime disorder, but a "24-hour brain condition"
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/02/140228155757.htm
1
Add a comment...

Allison Hermann

Shared publicly  - 
1
Anne Ward's profile photo
 
hey sweetie...thanks for sharing
Add a comment...
People
Have her in circles
25 people
Gaudeamus - The academic network for publishing in journals's profile photo
Jeremy Green's profile photo
Nathan Cooper's profile photo
Alena Shautsova's profile photo
Jamie Cooper's profile photo
Brian Newton's profile photo
Ziva Freiman's profile photo
BaysideLocal.com's profile photo
Nik Peachey's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Cognitive Psychologist
Skills
clinical and experimental research, cognitive psychology, neuropsychology, statistics, project management, content curation
Employment
  • Illuminer Mobile Research
    Research Analyst, 2012 - present
    Provides customized market research, technical reviews, analysis and reports about m-enabling and mHealth technologies that impact cognitive and behavioral functioning. Curates content about trends in the development of these mobile technologies.
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Greater New York Area
Links
Story
Tagline
Cognitive Psychologist & Behavioral mHealth Analyst
Introduction
Psychology never ceases to amaze me! It is truly a fascinating field. I am constantly researching ideas or theories that shed new light on our understanding of the human experience. In particular, I am interested in the role psychology plays in technological innovation. 
Education
  • Princeton University
    Cognitive Psychology, Ph.D., 1994
Basic Information
Gender
Female