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Reading Instruction for Children with ASD

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Michigan State University researchers Joshua Plavnick, Lori Skibbe, Troy Mariage, Carol Sue Englert, and Julie Thompson discuss “Comprehensive Reading Instruction for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A High-Tech…

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Increasing Parent Access to Online Training in ASD

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Michigan State University associate professor of psychology Brooke Ingersoll discusses “ImPACT Online: Increasing access to parent training in ASD internet-delivered instruction in evidence-based intervention.” Ingersoll is a member of MSU’s…

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Effects of Maternal Health on Child Behavioral and Cognitive Development

Friday, September 18, 2015

Michigan State University research Jean Kerver and Nigel Paneth discuss, “Archives for Research in Child Health in Child Development: Effects of Maternal Weight, Iodine Status and Thyroid Function…

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Trifecta and Sparrow/MSU Center for Innovation and Research

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Shelia R. Cotten, director of the Sparrow Health Systems/Michigan State University Center for Innovation and Research discusses Trifecta. Trifecta is a research initiative launched by Michigan State University’s…

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International Team Discovers Natural Defense against HIV

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Researchers at Michigan State University were part of a team to discover a new natural defense against HIV infection. The team’s discovery, featured in the current issue of…

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Student Design Earns National Honors at NIH Challenge

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Five male students with male student using Smart Walker

A Smart Walker Device, designed by a student team from the Michigan State University College of Engineering, has earned national recognition at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)…

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Study of Latinos Investigation of Neurocognitive Aging

Friday, September 11, 2015

Hector Gonzalez, associate professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, presents an overview of the SOL-INCA research study to the MSU Board of Trustees on September 11, 2015. The study will analyze…

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$5.67M Grant Helps Researchers Identify Early Alzheimer’s

Thursday, September 10, 2015

A new Michigan State University study, aimed at identifying early signs of Alzheimer’s disease among Latinos and Hispanics, could help delay or even prevent its onset thanks to…

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Sachdev to Lead New MSU Division of Neuromuscular Medicine

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Amit Sachdev has joined Michigan State University to become the first director of the new Division of Neuromuscular Medicine within the Department of Neurology and Ophthalmology. Sachdev, who…

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Helping Toddlers’ Understand Emotion Key to Development

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
mother and child

Child Health day, Oct. 5, 2015 The simple parenting strategy of helping toddlers understand emotion may reduce behavioral problems later on, finds a federally funded study led by…

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