Brown Bag Presenters Archive

2021-2022

June 23, 2022 - Zoom

Tiana Simovic
Title:
Using Perspective Cues to Guide Pronominal Reference Interpretation

Thomas St. Pierre
Title:
What Goes Up, Might Come Down: The Development of Language Biases Across Childhood

May 26, 2022 - Zoom

Norhan Elsaadawy
Title:
Who Would Like Me? Within-Person Variability in Meta-liking Judgments at Zero-Acquaintance

Nathan Leonhardt
Title:
Orgasm Consistency in Mixed-Gender Couples: Actor, Partner, and Discrepancy Effects from Dyadic Response Surface Analysis

March 24, 2022 - Zoom

Laura MacMullin
Title:
A Qualitative Analysis of Risk and Resilience Among BIPOC Trans Youth

Jida Jaffan
Title:
The Icing on the Cake. Or is it Frosting? How Group Membership Affects Children’s Lexical Choices

Yachen Li
Title:
Hurting to Help the Ones You Love: Perception of Prosocial Immoral Acts

February 24, 2022 - Zoom

Mariela Faykoo-Martinez
Title:
Transcriptional Changes in the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Gonadal Axis in an Extreme Model of Pubertal Suppression

Jennifer Chan
Title:
Associations amongst Police Lethal Force Errors, Stress, and Mental Health

Lindsey Thurston
Title:
Sex/Gender Differences in Adolescent White Matter Microstructure

February 3, 2022 - Zoom

Debanjan Borthakur
Title:
Breathing Biofeedback for Post-Traumatic Stress Injury

Luis De la Vina Simon
Title:
Sociomoral Evaluations of Commitments and Violations of Interpersonal Trust in Testimonial Exchanges

Gideon Park 
Title:
Within-person Associations Between Sexual and Relationship Satisfaction Over Time

Ashley Kaur Dhillon
Title:
Construct Validity of the Dual Gender Identity Interview

Victoria Pringle
Title:
What Does it Mean to Get to Know Someone?

Zahra Siddiqi
Title:
The Limit of Discriminability in Zebrafish

Jaweria Qaiser
Title:
Understanding Compassion Fatigue

Levi Stutzman
Title:
The Development of Sensitivity to Beat Gesture Asynchrony

Stephanie Shishis
Title:
Have We Been Keeping Zebrafish Wrong? Housing Density and Tank Size Affect Behavioural Responses in Adult Zebrafish

November 25, 2021 - Zoom

Rebecca Horne
Title: Sacrifice and Basic Psychological Need Satisfaction in Romantic Relationships

Natalie Sisson
Title: The Benefits of Living with Close Others: A Longitudinal Examination of Mental Health Before and During a Global Stressor

Jason Payne
Title: The Personality Structure of Affect Revisited

October 28, 2021 - Zoom

Amanda Facciol
Title: Developmental Stage-Dependent Effects of Embryonic Ethanol Exposure on Social Behaviour and Neurochemistry in Adult Zebrafish

Jennet Baumbach
Title: Central Sensitization Regulates Responses to Painful and Stressful Stimuli after
Recovery from CFA-Induced Pain in Male Mice

Sandra Poulson
Title: Neural Basis for Socially Enhanced Pain in Mice

September 30, 2021 - Zoom

Navdeep Lidhar
Title: The Role of Opioid Receptors in Social Approach Behaviour to Conspecifics in Pain

Emma Mannan
Title: Role of Dynorphin in Chronic Pain and Associated Working Memory Impairment in Mice

Joseph Saito
Title: Judgments During Perceptual Comparisons Predict Distinct Forms of Memory Updating

 

2020-2021

June 17, 2021 - Zoom

Taylor Irvine
Title: Sociosexual, Anxiety-, and Depression-Like Behaviour in Transgenic and Hormonally Induced Models of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Caitlin Tozios
Title: The Multiple Encoding Benefit: Encoding Opportunities Amplify Benefits from Encoding Duration in Visual Long-Term Memory

Harashdeep Deol
Title: The Influence of Adverse Childhood Experiences on Vicarious Pain Perception in Undergraduate Students

Jason Payne
Title: A Look into the Construct Validity of Global Life-Satisfaction Judgments

May 20, 2021 - Zoom

Emma Galarneau
Title: Feeling Bad about Feeling Mad: Anger Predicts Lower Aggression and Higher Non-Aggressive Disruptive Behavior in Children with Higher Ethical Guilt

Yiyi Wang
Title: Mental Training for Academic Success during the Pandemic

Ruofang (Sonny) Wang
Title: Exploring Connections between Inference and Perspective Taking in Reading

April 22, 2021 - Zoom

Kyle Logie
Title: What's in a Breath? Clarifying the Role of Interoceptive Awareness in the Transfer of Arousal

Anas Reda
Title: Acetylation as a Modifier of H2A.Z Function in Memory

Tiana Simovic
Title: How does General Cognition fit into Real-time Language Comprehension?

March 25, 2021 - Zoom

Greer Gillies
Title: Tracing the Emergence of Stimulus Memorability

Amanda Leonetti
Title: The Diversity of RNA Modifications at the Synapse and their Role during Memory Formation

Jida Jaffan
Title: Mirroring Language with Virtual Agents

Tim McLean
Title: Role of mH2A1 Splice Variants in Neuronal Transcription and Memory Formation

 

2019-2020

March 5, 2020 - DV UTM Room

Priscilla Fung
Title: Monolingual and Bilingual Toddlers' Reliance on the Mutual Exclusivity Principle and Statistics to Learn Colour Labels

Madeleine Yu
Title: Re-evaluating the Other Accent Effect in Talker Recognition

Feb 20, 2020 - DV 3130

Rachel Forbes
Title: When the Mighty Fall: Harsher responses to the moral transgressions of the powerful

Yachen Li
Title: Awe and Perspective Taking

Jan 23, 2020 - DV UTM Room

Nathan Leonhardt
Title: Relationship Satisfaction and Commitment Trajectories in the Transition to Parenthood: A Latent Class Growth Analysis Approach

Raheleh Saryazdi
Title: Communicative Perspective Taking with a Social Robot 

Nov 21, 2019 - DV 3130

Laura MacMullin
Title: Examining the Relation between Gender Nonconformity and Psychological Well-Being in Children: The Roles of Peers and Parents

Diana Peragine
Title: It's Not Who You Are, but Who You're With:Re-examining the Gender Gap in Coital Debut Satisfaction 

Lindsey Thurston
Title: Mental Rotation Task Performance in a Gender Diverse Thai Sample: A Test of Neurohormonal Theory

Paula Di Nota
Title: Police Stress and Memory: Implications for Policy and Practice

2018-2019

May 27, 2019 - Council Chambers

Ilapreet Toor
Title: Tracking the Life History of the Naked Mole-rat

Robert Redford
Title: What Do People Tell Us When They Say They Are mindful? The Influence of Positive Biases and Mediation Experience

Thanh Phung
Title: Genital Stimulation Facilitates a Sexual Reward State in Male and Female Mice

Monica Ghabrial
Title: Exploring the Feasibility and Potential Benefits of Web-based Support for Women Living with HIV

April 29, 2019 - Council Chambers

Rebecca Horne
Title: The Sex was Good - No - Great! Emotion Regulation during Sex and Sexual and Relationship Well-being

Maxwell Barranti
Title: Evaluative Bias in Moral 

Navi Lidhar
Title: The Neural Mechanisms Underlying the Social Modulation of Pain

Troy Collins
Title: The Effects of Social Novelty on Cell Proliferation in a Eusocial Mammal

April 15, 2019 - Council Chambers

Natalie Sisson
Title: How Do You Change a Narcissist? Partner Regulation As A Function of Narcissism 

Mariela Faykoo-Martinez
Title: Identifying Molecular Mechanisms of Socially-Mediated Pubertal Suppression 

Mahmoud Bitar
Title: Investigating The Androgenic Regulation of Sexually Dimorphic Mouse Major Urinary Protein Phermones

Vassilia Michailidis
Title: Characterizing Glial Changes in the Comorbidity Between Chronic Pain & Depression

April 1, 2019 - Council Chambers

James Kim
Title: Sociosexual Orientation as a Bidemensional Construct 

Firyal Ramzan
Title: Androgen Receptors and Histone Variant H2A.Z Interact to Regulate Fear

Joanna Peplak
Title: Adolescents' Narratives of Schadenfreude

March 4, 2019 - Council Chambers

Raheleh Saryazdi
Title: Age Differences In Perspective Taking During Real-Time Language Comprehension 

Erinn Acland
Title: Resting Vagal Activity & Prosociality in Children

Jennifer Chan
Title: HRV Biofeedback & Reducing Lethal Use-Of-Force Errors In Police Officers Exposed to Trauma

February 4, 2019 - UTM Room (Previously Faculty Club) 

Eleanor Myatt
Title: Helping Others & Recieving Help: Refugee Children's Narration of Prosocial Receiving

Rachel Forbes
Title: Responses To The Moral Transgressions of The Powerful

Caitlin Tozios
Title: Successful Encoding Into Visual Long-Term Memory Is Determined By The Number of Encoding Opportunities Instead of Visual Working

January 21, 2019 - Council Chambers (DV 3130)

Norhan Elsaadawy 
Title: Self-Knowledge and Interpersonal Perception

Nathan Leonhardt
Title: An Organizational Framework for Sexual Media's Influence on Sexual Quality

November 26, 2018 - Council Chambers (DV 3130)

Thomas Anderson
Title: Microdosing Psychedelics: Setting a Foundation

Laura MacMullin
Title: Self-Harm and Suicidality In Gender-Nonconforming Children: A Canadian Community-Based Study

Diana Peragine
Title: Sex Difference or Learned Difference in Sexual "Drive"? Towards an Incentive Motivation Model of Sexual Desire Development

2017-2018

January 22, 2018 - Council Chambers (DV 3130)

Rebecca Horne
Title: "A Labour of Love? Emotion Work in Intimate Relationships"

Max Barranti
Title: "Is Personality Change Adaptive?"


January 29, 2018 - Council Chambers (DV 3130)

Paula Di Nota
Title: Examining the Longitudinal Influences of a Physiological Intervention on Police Decision-Making

Malvina Skorska
Title: Physical and Family Demographic Correlates of Sexual Orientation


February 26, 2018 - Faculty Club

Raheleh Saryazdi
Title: Age-related differences in referential production

Natisha Nabbijohn
Title: Behavioural and Emotional Problems in a Community Sample of Gender-Nonconforming Children: The Mediating Role of Peer Problems


April 2, 2018 - Council Chambers (3130)

Ju-Hyun Song
Title: Taming Anger and Trusting Others: Distinct Correlates of Reactive and Proactive Aggression in Early Childhood

Stefannelli Gilda
Title: 
The histone chaperone Anp32E regulates H2A.Z eviction and turnover and regulates memory formation in the hippocampus


April 16, 2018 - Faculty Club

Lauryn Conway
Title: Health-Related Quality of Life in Children with Epilepsy: A Focus on Measurement in Research and Clinical Settings

Robert Redford
Title: Measurement Invariance of Trait Mindfulness Scales Across Meditators and Non-Meditators


April 30, 2018 - Council Chambers (DV 3130)

Rachel Forbes
Title: When the Ones We Love Misbehave: Exploring moral processes in intimate bonds

Norhan Elsaadawy
Title: Is meta-accuracy a trait? Meta-accuracy across social contexts


May 14, 2018 - Council Chambers (DV 3130)

James Kim
Title: Buffering Partners during Sexual Rejection: The Importance of Reassuring Behaviors

Firyal Ramzan
Title: Androgen Receptors and Histone Variant H2A.Z Interact to Affect Fear Memory