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Dr. Casey highlights what scientists are facing with COVID-19 in the APA Monitor

01/2021


Dr. BJ Casey receives The Lifetime Achievement Mentor Award from APS

12/2020


Award name: The Lifetime Achievement Mentor Award
Recipient: BJ Casey, PhD

Dr. Kristina Rapuano’s new study in PNAS on brain microstructure predicting later weight gain in children is highlighted

10/2020


Dr. Casey's work on the emerging adult brain is highlighted in the New Yorker:

06/2020


Dr. Casey says long sentences for juvenile offenders is challenged by evidence from developmental science

09/2019


See Dr. Casey's article highlighted in https://www.searchlightnm.org/life-behind-bars 

Dr. Casey receives the 2019 Huttenlocher lecture award for outstanding contributions in the field of Developmental Cognitve Neuroscience from Flux: The Society for Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

08/2019


Award name: Hottenlocher Lecture Award
Recipient: BJ Casey, PhD

Healthy brain development is a human right, argues Dr. Casey

05/2019


See Dr. Casey’s article in Neuron highlighted in https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-05/cp-hbd051619.php

Work by Dr. Casey and former students, Dr. Ali Cohen and Michael Dreyfuss, showing reactive action of young people under threat is highlighted by NBC News

05/2019


Dr. Casey’s article in Neuron on Healthy Development as a Human Right: Lessons from Developmental Science

05/2019


Graduate Student Estée Rubien-Thomas receives SPSP Diversity Travel Award

02/2019


Award name: SPSP Diversity Travel Award

PhD student Estée Rubien-Thomas was recently awarded a travel award to attend and present her research at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Annual Meeting, which will take place in Portland, OR this winter.