Recent studies in dosing and sequencing pharmacological and behavioral treatments for ADHD: When They Go High, We Go Low. William Pelham, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry, Director, Center for Children and Families, FIU
Do you feel uncertain about how to talk with your teen about alcohol and other drugs? This workshop will provide insight into how parents can support their teens in making healthy decisions about substance use and will include effective strategies for talking with teens about alcohol and other drugs.
Beyond brick and mortar: Leveraging remote technologies to extend the reach and scope of children’s mental health care. A lecture by Jonathan S. Comer, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry, Director, Mental Health Interventions and Technology (MINT) Program, CCF, FIU
Does your child experience excessive anxiety about going back to school and/or taking tests? This workshop will uncover the reasons why children and teens feel nervous about school and test taking, how to detect signs of significant distress, and tips on effectively managing your child’s anxiety during these situations.
Tanya Brown (Mauricio Rodriguez-Lanetty, major professor) is defending her doctoral dissertation, “Phenomenological and Molecular Basis of the Cnidarian Immune System”, on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The defense will begin at 1 PM in SIPA 100 on the MMC campus.
Read Tanya’s abstract here
You are all invited to attend and participate in Tanya’s public presentation of her dissertation research.
Join us on May 25 at 7 p.m. at the Deering Estate as we screen this student-produced documentary on the effects of sea level rise on South Florida.
The screening will be followed by a panel featuring sea level rise experts from FIU’s Sea Level Solution Center: Dr. Todd Crowl, Dr. Evelyn Gaiser, and SLSC Director Dr. Tiffany Troxler, along with student producer Abel Fernandez and hosted by Prof. Kate MacMillin. Click here to preview the documentary trailer.