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Dr. Karen Berkman, Executive Director of CARD-USF, Invited to United Nations' World Autism Day Event
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 The invitation only event included international leaders in the area of employment and Autism Spectrum Disorders, as well as others leading efforts from universities and agencies.
2017 Cohort of ABA Doctoral Students Gain Valuable Teaching Experience
Monday, April 2, 2018 The newest PhD cohort are all teaching classes in the ABA minor and are doing a fantastic job.
CARD Conference Celebrates 25 Years
Thursday, January 18, 2018 Nearly 800 participants were able to choose from a variety of speakers and activities, including a Pre-Conference Day for Educators. This years’ theme, “Next 25 Years: The New Frontier,” was based on the Star Wars series, complete with visits from the series characters.
Dr. Tina Dillahunt-Aspillaga Serves as Co-editor on a Special Supplement of the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Friday, January 5, 2018 The issue, to be released in February 2018, consists of articles that represent current thinking about community reintegration (CR) and lays the groundwork for testing interventions to improve CR outcomes for veterans and service members.
Dr. Therese Sandomierski to Receive the Association for Positive Behavior Support's 2018 Ted Carr Early Career Practitioner Award
Thursday, November 30, 2017 This award is given to an early career practitioner whose work in positive behavior support demonstrates outstanding achievements in mentorship, service, and commitment to the application of positive behavior support (PBS) principles and technology in the field.
CARD-USF Members Selected to Serve on Tampa's New Autism Friendly Advisory Committee
Monday, November 6, 2017 Mayor Buckhorn has selected members to a new Autism Friendly Advisory Committee to help guide and support the city’s Autism Friendly Tampa initiative as it moves forward.
Dr. Elizabeth Perkins Awarded the USF Distinguished Undergraduate Psychology Alumni Award
Monday, October 16, 2017 This award is presented to those who have completed the bachelor’s degree in Psychology at USF and who have a distinguished career in their field.
Unique Funded Research Training Opportunity Available!
Monday, October 16, 2017 The Institute for Translational Research Education in Adolescent Drug Abuse at the University of South Florida invites graduate students and working professionals with a Master's degree (or in a doctoral degree program) to apply for a fully paid 15 credit Graduate Certificate Program in Translational Research in Adolescent Behavioral Health.
Dr. Lise Fox Receives $5.5 Million Grant to Improve Young Children’s Social and Emotional Competence while Reducing Challenging Behavior
Thursday, October 12, 2017 Funding from the federal Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services, Department of Education will be used to establish the National Center for Pyramid Model Innovations.
Dr. Kwang-Sun Cho Blair to Serve as Principal Investigator on New $1.11 Million Grant Funded by the U.S. Department of Education
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The project aims to prepare high-quality scholars to serve as either Board Certified Behavior Analysts or School Psychologists for school-aged children with severe emotional and behavioral disorders (EBD). 

National Institute on Aging Funds Project to Monitor Electric Powered Wheelchair Navigation by Elderly with Cognitive Impairments
Monday, September 18, 2017 Dr. Kearns will be the lead on the USF subcontract.
Dr. David Chiriboga Serves on APA Multicultural Guidelines Revision Task Force
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Retitled Multicultural Guidelines: A Reconsideration and Applications and approved by APA’s Council in August 2017, the revised document reflects the significant growth in research and theory regarding multicultural contexts since the original 2002 guidance was adopted, and encourages psychologists to consider how knowledge and understanding of intersectional identity develops from and is disseminated within professional psychological practice.
Dr. Christina Dillahunt-Aspillaga Receives Travel Funds from United Faculty of Florida at USF
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 The funds will help cover her travel to the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM) conference held this October in Atlanta, GA.
CFS Provides Professional Development Training on Contracts and Grants for Principal Investigators
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 CFS Unit Research Administrator Janet Reyes has been providing very useful information and receiving excellent reviews from faculty who have attended.
New Center at USF to Focus on Early Intervention as Right Path to Success for Young Children
Monday, July 24, 2017 A new center has been established by the University of South Florida aimed at improving the well-being and academic success of vulnerable children in Florida, nationally and globally. The primary mission of the USF Rightpath Research and Innovation Center is to employ cutting edge research methods to develop, evaluate, and disseminate tools, strategies, and programs that elevate achievement of vulnerable children.

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