lab news from Summer and Fall 2019

11/11/19- New paper published in Translational Psychiatry. Tommy Ng’s article titled “Meta-analysis of reward processing in major depressive disorder reveals distinct abnormalities within the reward circuit” published in Translational Psychiatry

10/23/19- Did you see our posters at Society for Neuroscience in Chicago, IL? Lab members Jeff Dennison, Victoria Kelly, Lindsey Tepfer, Katherine Hackett, David V. Smith, and Nicole Henninger presented posters on various neuroscience projects from the lab.

7/1/19- Our lab has two new family members; welcome Caleb Haynes and Angelique Frazier as new research assistants to the Neuroeconomics Lab!

news from Spring 2019

5/1/19- Ben Muzekari presented work at the Undergraduate Honors Poster Session. His poster detailed his ongoing brain stimulation project. Nice work!

4/15/19- Congratulations to Jeff Dennison for presenting his first-year talk to the Psychology Department at Temple University! Great job, Jeff!

4/12/2019- Ben Muzekari was awarded (another) LAURA Scholar Award. Way to go, Ben!

4/11/2019- Ben Muzekari and Srikar Katta presented work at the Symposium for Undergraduate Research and Creativity. Ben presented a poster related to his ongoing brain stimulation project, while Srikar gave a talk related to philosophy.

3/3/2019- Lindsey Tepfer, Matt Slipenchuk, and Ben Muzekari presented their work on brain stimulation at the annual Eastern Psychological Association (EPA) conference in New York City, NY this past weekend. Lindsey Tepfer gave a talk while Matt Slipenchuk and Ben Muzekari presented project posters. This was their first time presenting at a large-scale conference and they represented our team beautifully!

1/27/2019- Lab members spent the weekend attending Software Carpentry workshops in New York City, NY and Swarthmore, PA! These workshops focused heavily on Git, R, Python, and Jupyter.
















1/11/2019- The Fantastic Four is on the hunt for grad students! We’re excited to see who joins our team this fall!


news from Fall 2018

12/18/2018- The Neuroeconomics Lab, Adaptive Memory Lab, and the Social Developmental Neuroscience Lab had a joint-lab Christmas party! We decorated cookies, enjoyed the warm (YouTube video) fireplace, and had a friendly Mario Kart competition. Happy holidays!





















10/10/2018- Lindsey Tepfer, Matt Slipenchuk, and Ben Muzekari presented their work on brain stimulation at the Neuroscience 10th Anniversary Celebration at Temple University. Go team!

9/4/2018- Our lab was featured in a Temple University article written by lab member Lindsey Tepfer! Check out the article here or click on the photo below.

8/31/2018- The Neuroeconomics Lab had a successful victory at the lab bowling tournament against the Adaptive Memory Lab and the Social Developmental Neuroscience Lab. Look at those winners!