Take a look at what the NRV team has been up to!

JUNE, 2021

Our graduate students, Irina Orlovsky and Clara DeFontes, and lab manager, Kristin Heideman, presented co-authored posters at the international Association for Psychological Science Virtual Conference!

MARCH 15, 2021

Our Amherst College undergraduate student collaborator, Youna Choi, just presented a co-authored poster, Proactive Control benefits younger, but not older adults during reappraisal of negative images, at the virtual CNS conference!


We are so proud of our graduate student, Irina Orlovsky, for receiving the National Institute of Health National Research (NRSA) Award Fellowship! For more information on this stellar achievement, click here.


OCTOBER 25, 2019

The Neural Vitality Lab participants in the Psychological and Brain Sciences Open House, hosted in Tobin Hall.  Attendees were able to view some of our current work, as well as getting a taste of what it's like to be an experimenter using our state-of-the-art eye tracking system.


MAY, 2019

Our very own graduate student, Irina Orlovsky, was awarded a CRF 2019 Graduate Student Grant Writing Award.  We are so proud of Irina and cannot wait to see what she does in the future.  For more information on the CRF Graduate Student Grant Writing Award, click here


MARCH 22, 2019

The NRV team went the MR lab at UMass to test out some equipment and tasks. Parker, a graduate student, ran the session and Lizzie, an undergraduate RA, got to see what it's like to get scanned.  Bonus: some awesome structural images of Lizzie's brain.