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Allison Hermann
Works at Cornell University
Attended Princeton University
Lives in Ithaca
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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 ...
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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/
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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
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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 ...
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By H. Roger Segelken Reprinted from Cornell Chronicle, November 4, 2014. A newly published examination of reasons for female academics' ongoing underrepresentation in math-intensive fields analyzes a very long list of purported culprits – before coming to a surprising conclusion.
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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.
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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
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Provocative theory - insomnia is not a nighttime disorder, but a "24-hour brain condition"
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/02/140228155757.htm
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  • Princeton University
    Cognitive Psychology, Ph.D., 1994
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Cognitive Psychologist & Behavioral mHealth Analyst
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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. 
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Cognitive Psychologist
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clinical and experimental research, cognitive psychology, neuropsychology, statistics, project management, content curation
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  • Cornell University
    Research and Outreach Manager, 2015 - present
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