Major Professor: Dr. Simona Ghetti
Interests: Biological, Cognitive
Life Phases: Early Childhood; Middle Childhood
I am interested in connecting neurological development to the emergence of learning, memory, and executive function capabilities in early childhood, and the further development of these abilities in middle childhood.
Prabhakar, J., Johnson, E.G., Nordahl, C.W., & Ghetti, S. (2018). Memory-Related Hippocampal Activation in the Sleeping Toddler. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A., 15(25), 6500-6505.
Meerts, S.H., Schairer, R.S., Farry-Thorn, M.E., Johnson, E.G., Strnad, H.K (2014). Previous sexual experience alters the display of paced mating behavior in female rats. Hormones and Behavior, 65(5), 497-504. doi: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2013.12.015