I am a research assistant at UniSA. My main research area of interest includes exploring factors modulating aftereffects of immersive technologies (i.e. virtual reality). I have been involved in various CAIN projects such as my BPsych(Hons) thesis; assessing the transfer of skill from virtual reality to the real world. Current projects include investigation of visual and cognitive aftereffects of virtual reality across varied experiences and exposure lengths.Read More
I completed my Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) with CAIN last year and have continued to work with them this year as a Research Assistant. I am mainly involved with several longitudinal studies which look at predictors and consequences of cognitive decline and delirium following cardiovascular surgery in older adults.Read More
I recently completed a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) during which I undertook a thesis that focused on motivated cognition in response to numerical data presented in mainstream online news articles. My interests span across a range of psychological areas including environmental psychology and neuropsychology, along with judgement and decision making. At the CAIN Lab I am involved in exploring the cognitive consequences of cardiovascular surgeries, with a particular focus on delirium prevalence rates following coronary artery bypass graftingRead More
I have taken on a voluntary role within the lab to assist in CAIN laboratory projects, where I specifically use psychophysiological and cognitive measures to assess ageing processes and neurological impairment. I have a passion for clinical research and using science to help improve quality of life; volunteering within the CAIN lab allows me to be an active participant in this process.
In addition to this role I also work as a sleep scientist, both research and clinical, and I am currently studying a Masters in Public Health.Read More