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COPING WITH STRESS

With a pandemic and unrest, anxiety is soaring — UD experts have answers.
 

HORMONE DIFFERENCES SHAPE DEVELOPMENT

UD researcher Will Kenkel studies how birth experience shapes development
 

UD’s Philip Gable wins Early Career Award from the Society for the Science of Motivation (SSM)

Philip Gable, winner of the SSM's 2020 Early Career Award, grading papers (unsuccessfully) with his daughter.
 
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​​The University of Delaware Center for Biomedical and Brain Imaging houses the first fMRI scanner in the state of Delaware. It has the capability to map the brain in action, as well as to provide remarkably detailed images of muscles, discs, bones and organs.
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“I am in the right place at the right time with the right person. And I am grateful.”

Fifth-year doctoral student Alexandra “Lexie” Tabachnick said of Mary Dozier, Amy Elizabeth du Pont Chair of Developmental Psychology.​


A clinical scientific approach​