Middlebury

 

Presentations at Professional Meetings

* denotes undergraduate student co-author

2013

Breton, J.*, Wasserman, S.*, Wieboldt, J.*, Boxwala, M.*, Newman, H.*, Rungratsameetaweemana, N.*, Woodworth, H.*, & Arndt, J. (2013). The influence of testing on relational and item-specific information. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Toronto, ON.

Spritzer, M.D., K.T. Grafmiller*, S.M. Engelman*. (2013). Effects of sexual interactions on neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus of adult male rats. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting

2012

Bennion, K.*, Appelson, J.*, Wasserman, S.*, & Breton, J.* & Arndt, J. (2012). The role of recollection in producing the testing effect. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Pittsburgh, PA.

Batson, C.G*., B.A Wagner*, J. Maher*, E.C. Fox*, and M.D. Spritzer. (2012). Testosterone level influences spatial strategies used by adult male rats. Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology Annual Meeting.

Spritzer, M.D., M.G. Curtis*, J.P. Stern*, J. Maher*, and L.M. Shulman*. (2012). Sexual interactions with unfamiliar females reduce hippocampal neurogenesis among adult male rats. Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology Annual Meeting.

2011

Arndt, J., Hyatt, A.*, Dethier, D.*, Whitaker, E.*, Hommel, N.*, & Boxwala, M.* (2011). Forward association strength and false memory. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Seattle, WA.

Collaer, M.L., *Weinstein, S.J., *Chock, M.G., and Richardson, A.  (May 2011) Stress influences spatial knowledge, strategies, and attention, as well as moral judgments.  Presentation at the annual conference of the Association for Psychological Science,  Washington DC.

Shasha, C.*, Hommel, N.*, Dede, A.*, Whitaker, E.*, Corbett, K.*, & Arndt, J. (2011). The role of associations in producing false memories. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association. Cambridge, MA.

Spritzer, M.D.,E.C. Fox*, G.D. Larsen*. 2011. Effects of testosterone on spatial strategies used by adult male rats. Joint meeting of the Animal Behavior Society and International Ethological Conference.

 
Prof. Jason Arndt and students at Psychonomics Conference in 2010

2010

Bacon, E.*, Corbett, K.*, Dede, A.*, Shasha, C.*, Bennion, K.*, Guillet, R.*, & Arndt, J. (2010). The impact of emotion on source memory. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Brooklyn, NY.

Tomasko, J.*, Galgano, J.*, & Arndt, J. (2010). Comparing strategies to reduce the social misinformation effect. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Brooklyn, NY.

Bennion, K.* & Arndt, J. (2010). The testing effect in multiple-choice recognition of word pairs. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.

Bacon, E.* & Arndt, J. (2010). Perceptual representations do not underlie false memories. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.

Dede, A.*, Shasha, C.*, Dorot, S.*, Corbett, K.*, & Arndt, J.* (2010). Association directionality and false recognition. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, St. Louis, MO.

Collaer, M.L., Richardson, A.E., *Meyer, T.S., *Powers, M.E.  (May 28, 2010) Spatial navigation and spatial attention relate to cortisol changes.  Presentation at the annual conference of the Association for Psychological Science,  Boston, MA.

Spritzer, M.D.,M.G. Curtis*, L.M. Shulman*. 2010. Interactions with novel sexual partners reduce hippocampal neurogenesis compared to repeated interactions with the same sexual partner among adult male rats. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting.

Spritzer, M.D.,M.K. Coneeny*, S.M. Engelman*, W.T. Prince*. 2010. Prolonged exposure to testosterone improves spatial learning in male rats. Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology Annual Meeting.

2009

Arndt, J. & Pesesky, M.* (2009). MINERVA-DP: A dual-process model of recognition memory. Paper presented and the Context and Episodic Memory Symposium, Palm Beach, FL.

Bennion, K.*, Dede, A.*, Shasha, C.*, Dorot, S.*, Guillet, R.*, & Arndt, J. (2009). The impact of emotion on item and associative recognition. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Boston, MA.

Bennion, K.*, Pfaff, A.*, Dorot, S.*, Feighery, E.*, Frazier, E.*, Galgano, J.*, & Arndt, J. (2009). The role of memory activation in producing false memories of encoding context. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Pittsburgh, PA.

Lehmann A.E.*, Stefani M.R.  The effects of prefrontal cannabinoid receptor blockade on cognitive flexibility in a rat model of schizophrenia. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, Chicago IL, 2009.

Mehravari A.S.*, Stefani M.R.  Cognitive effects of glucose administration into the rat insular cortex. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, Chicago, IL, 2009.

Spritzer, M.D., M. Curtis*, E. Ibler*, W. Inglis*, L. Nazarian* and P. Sinclair*. (2009) Acute low dose of prolactin increases cell proliferation within the dentate gyrus of adult male rats. Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology Annual Meeting.

Stefani M.R., Feighery E.L.*  Effects of the neurosteroid allopregnanolone on cognitive flexibility in a rat model of schizophrenia. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, Chicago, IL, 2009.

Wisdom*, K.N. and M.D. Spritzer. (2009) Effects of testosterone on spatial learning and memory in male rats. Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology Annual Meeting.

2008

Arndt, J., Lee, K.*, Flora, D.B., Molyneux, E.*, Huff, M.*, & Lam, C.F.* (2008). Modality-match effects in recognition without identification for words, pseudowords, and nonwords. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Chicago, IL.

Drucker W.S.*, Gart A.*, Stefani M.R.  Spatial working memory is unaffected by 5'-adenosine monophosphate-induced hypothermia in rats. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, Washington, D.C., 2008.

Feighery, E.*, Gebhard, N.*, Frazier, E.*, Huff, M.*, Molyneux, E.*, Pfaff, A.*, & Arndt, J. (2008). The influence of lure activation on source memory errors. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

*Garcia-Putnam, R. & Collaer, M. L. (April 30, 2008). Sex differences in a spatial virtual navigation task. Presentation at the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) Undergraduate Research Posters on the Hill Conference, Washington, DC

Spritzer, M.D.and E. Ibler*. (2008) Effects of testosterone and social isolation on survival of newly proliferated cells in the dentate gyrus of adult male rats. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting.

 

2007

Arndt, J., Lee, K.*, Huff, M.*, & Lam., C.F.* (2007). Can recognition memory familiarity support novel learning? Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

Arndt, J., Read, E.*, Huff, M.*, Lam, C.F.*, & Ng., Y.* (2007). The role of activation in creating false memories of perceptual experience. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Long Beach, CA.

Guillet, R.*, & Arndt, J. (2007). Taboo words: The effect of emotional words on memory for peripheral detail. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

*Oliver, L. C., *Beverly, S.K., Campbell, S. M., Collaer, M.L. (March 23, 2007). Stereotype threat on a visuospatial line judgment task. Presentation at the Eastern Psychological Association meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Richardson, A., *Garcia-Putnam, R., *Hauschka, S., Collaer, M. L. (June 23, 2007) Virtual navigation sex differences in a spatial updating task. Presentation at the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology meeting, Pacific Grove, CA.

Daviau*, E.D. and M.D. Spritzer. (2007) The effects of testosterone on hippocampal neurogenesis and spatial memory in adult male rats. Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology Annual Meeting.

Spritzer, M.D. and E.D. Daviau*. (2007) The effects of testosterone on hippocampal neurogenesis and spatial memory in adult male rats. Animal Behavior Society Annual Meeting.

Stefani M.R., Drucker W.D.*, Fong C.Y.*  Dopamine receptor antagonists attenuate glucose-induced cognitive enhancement in rats. Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, San Diego, CA, 2007.