UBC Psychology’s Social Cognition and Emotion Lab is currently studying the quintessential dining experience of groups dining out together.
The study is recruiting participants who, in return for their time, will receive a free meal (up to $20 per person) at Calhoun’s Cafe in Kitsilano. Continue reading
There is a new study looking at vision and perception in prostate cancer patients. The study is a collaborative project between researchers Drs. Alan Kingstone and Richard Wassersug at UBC, and Dr. Jaime Palmer-Hague at Trinity Western University in Langley.
The study will compare the perceptual responses of men with prostate cancer to that of age-matched men without prostate cancer, and more generally, seeks to investigate the ways in which people view, understand, and interact with visual stimuli. The study is especially important for prostate cancer patients on certain drugs that might affect their mood and attention. Continue reading