Please join me in congratulating the 2016-2017 Foundation for Rehabilitation Psychology Dissertation Award recipients:
Samantha DeDios-Stern, Illinois Institute of Technology. Cognitive Assistive Technology Use Among Adults with Multiple Sclerosis: Application of Self-Determination Theory. Mentor: Eun-Jeong Lee, PhD.
Jessica Dietch, University of North Texas. Accuracy of Three Assessments of Sleep Timing, Duration, and Efficiency Compared to a Single-Channel EEG Device. Mentor: Daniel Taylor, PhD.
Kayci Vickers, Drexel University. Impact of Compensatory Recommendations on Consistency in Adherence to Behavioral Regimens after Traumatic Brain Injury. Mentor: Maria Schultheis, PhD
Andrea Wojtowicz, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Participation and life satisfaction in individuals with pediatric onset spinal cord injury. Mentor: Rachel Neff Greenley, PhD
It is inspiring to see the high quality research being conducted by these graduate students.
Thank you to the Division 22 Science Committee and other Division 22 members who served as scientific merit reviewers.
For more information about the Foundation, now in its 5th year of granting dissertation awards, see https://division-rehabpsych.squarespace.com/foundation-for-rehab-psych/.