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Research Cases
October, 2015

Mapping the Phenome

Dr. Dennis Ausiello, Ph.D., Chief of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital; Director, Center for Assessment Technology and Continuous Health…
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Research Cases
October, 2015

How Genetic and Other Biological Factors Interact with Smoking Decisions

Dr. Laura Bierut, M.D./Ph.D., Alumni Endowed Professor of Psychiatryand Co-Director, Outpatient Psychiatry Center, Washington University in St.…
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Research Cases
October, 2015

Risks and Outcomes of Cognitive Decline

Dr. Kenneth Langa, M.D./Ph.D., Senior Leadership, U.S. Health and Retirement Study; Associate Director, Institute of Gerontology, Univ. of Michigan; Professor…
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Research Cases
September, 2015

Self-Control and its Failure: Inter-Temporal Dimensions of Health Behavior

Warren Bickel, Ph.D., Director, Addiction Recovery Research Center; Professor of Psychology, College of Science; Professor of…
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Research Cases
July, 2016

Big Data and Big Cities: The Promises and Limitations of Improved Measures of Urban Life

Edward L. Glaeser, Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics, Harvard University; Advisor, The Human Project Scott…
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Research Cases
April, 2016

The Past, Present, and Future of Measuring Change

Peter Meindl, Ph.D student, Department of Psychology, University of Southern California Christopher Wiese Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Researcher, Department of Psychological…
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Research Cases
April, 2016

Life Adversity during Sensitive Periods of Brain Development: Social & Economic Impact

Regina Sullivan, Ph.D., Prof. of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine; Research Scientist at…
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Research Cases
April, 2016

Poverty, Stress and Brain Development in Infancy and Early Childhood

Clancy Blair Ph.D., Professor of Cognitive Psychology, Department of Applied Psychology, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education,…
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Research Cases
April, 2016

Large-scale Characterization of the Forces that Shape Adolescent Brain and Behavior

BJ Casey Ph.D., Director, Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology; Professor of Developmental Psychobiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell…
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Research Cases
April, 2016

What Can We Learn About Parenting from Big Data?

Ariel Kalil Ph.D., Professor, The Harris School of Public Policy, The University of Chicago; Director, Center for…
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