Dr Amanda Hutchinson

I am a Senior Lecturer in Psychology and a clinical psychologist. My research focuses on reducing the incidence and impact of cancer. I am is particularly interested in understanding cancer-related cognitive impairment and developing ways to reduce the problems in memory, attention and executive functioning experienced by many cancer survivors.

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Dr Ashleigh Smith

I am a Research Fellow in the UniSA Alliance for Research in Exercise, Nutrition and Activity (ARENA) research group in the School of Health Sciences and a CAIN affiliate. As an early career neurophysiologist my research vision is to reduce age-related disability in older adults through applying novel sustainable and enjoyable interventions and exploring the nexus between physical activity, brain function, and cognitive health. I have a strong interdisciplinary track record spanning the fields of neurophysiology, exercise physiology, and cognitive neuroscience. I am currently investigating the role of physical activity for brain health in older adults at risk of dementia.

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Dr Nathan Leggett

I am a Postdoctoral fellow currently working out of both Uni SA and Flinders University. My research interests include the lateralisation of attention, approach/avoidance motivational systems and linked-gaze paradigms. I am also very interested in psychological science as a whole, specifically, how psychological research might improve the replicability and reproducability of findings within the field, via changes in methodological and analytical procedures.

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