Drs. Smith and Kaczorowski have presented to researchers, clincians, families and schools on a range of topics. Please contact us if you are interested in having Dr. Smith or Kaczorowski present at your organization's event. Presentations will be tailored to the organizational/audience needs. 

 

Dr. Smith's Presentations

 

Invited presentations

 

Abstracts/Presentations/Symposia

  • *Manning, R.A., Smith, T.F., & Freberg, L.A. (April, 2016). A meta-analysis of autism risk related to maternal antidepressant use. Poster Presentation Western Psychological Association, Long Beach, CA.

  • *Makkar, A., *Manning, R., *Plavnick, A., *Vargas, M., *Einbund, E., Knopik, V.S., & Smith, T.F. (June, 2015). Meta-analysis of the association between birth weight and ADHD.  Poster presentation Behavioral Genetics Association meeting, San Diego, CA.

  • Knopik, V.S., Marceau, K. Palmer, R.H.C., Smith, T.F., Heath, A.C (June, 2015). Smoking during pregnancy and ADHD risk: A genetically-informed, multiple-rater approach. Oral presentation Behavioral Genetics Association meeting, San Diego, CA.

  • Marceau, K. Palmer, R.H.C., Neiderhiser, J.M., Smith, T.F., & Knopik, V.S (June, 2015). Passive gene-environment correlation or a developmental gene-environment cascade? Investigating mechanisms of the association of smoking during pregnancy and birth weight using a polygenic scoring approach. Oral presentation Behavioral Genetics Association meeting, San Diego, CA.

  • Knopik, V.S., Marceau, K., Palmer, R.H.C, Smith, T.F., & Health, A.C (March, 2015). Smoking during pregnancy via birth record report: Is it accurate? Can we do better? Oral presentation at the 2015 Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

  • Smith, T.F., Ranzenhofer L., Jelalian, E., & Knopik, V.S (June, 2014). Elucidating shared biological pathways for obesity and ADHD using pathway-based analysis. Oral presentation at 44th annual Behavioral Genetics Association meeting in Charlottesville, VA.

  • Ranzenhofer L, Smith, T.F., Jelalian, E., & Knopik, V.S (April, 2014). Elucidating shared biological pathways for obesity and ADHD using gene set enrichment analysis. Oral presentation at NICHD Section on Growth and Obesity, Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics; March 4th, 2014; Bethesda, MD.

  • Knopik, V.S., Smith, T.F., & Palmer, R.H.C. (October, 2013). Genes, maternal smoking during pregnancy and child internalizing problems: An investigation using ALSPAC. Poster presentation at the World Congress on Psychiatric Genetics, Boston, MA. 

  • Smith, T.F., Palmer, R.H.C., Knopik, V.S., Anastopoulos, A.D., Garrett, M.E., Ashley-Koch, A., & the IMAGE Consortium (July, 2013). Angiogenic, neurotrophic and inflammatory system SNPs moderate the association between birth weight and ADHD. Oral presentation Behavioral Genetics Association meeting, Marseille, France.

  • Knopik, V.S., Smith, T.F., & Palmer, R.H.C. (July, 2013). Genes, maternal smoking during pregnancy and child internalizing problems: An investigation using ALSPAC. Oral presentation Behavioral Genetics Association meeting, Marseille, France.

  • Smith, T.F., Anastopoulos, A.D., Garrett, M.E., Ashley-Koch, A. & the IMAGE Consortium (April, 2013). Fetal growth moderates associations between neurotrophic and kynurenine genetic variants and ADHD symptom severity. Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University Research Day, Providence, RI.

  • Russell, H.F., Smith, T.F., Kelly, E.H, Betz, R.R., & Vogel (April, 2012). Dimensionality of the Kidcope in youth with spinal cord injury. Presentation at the 38th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Spinal Injury Association. 

  • Anastopoulos, A.D., DuPaul, G.J., Powers, T.J., Reid, R., Schatz, N.K., Smith, T.F., & Coville, A. (November, 2010).  Impact of teacher gender on ratings of child ADHD symptoms. Poster  presented at the 44th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

  • Smith, T.F. (October, 2010). Methodological approaches to uncovering the developmental origins of ADHD. Invited speaker at the Clinical Psychology Research Program, University of North Carolina at Greensboro. 

  • Smith, T.F., Schatz, N.K., & Anastopoulos, A.D. (November, 2009). Risk and protective factors associated with ADHD and comorbid depression: An extension of the Failure Model. Poster presented at the 43rd Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

  • Schatz, N.K., Smith, T. F., & Anastopoulos, A. D. (November, 2009). Maternal depression and parenting stress among families of children with ADHD: The role of cognitive distortions. Poster presented at the 43rd Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

  • Anastopoulos, A. D., Morrissey-Kane, E. E., Kollins, S. H., Schatz, N. K., Sommer, J. L., Smith, T. F., Farley, S. E., Patterson, C. S., Garrett, M., & Ashley-Koch, A. E. (June, 2009). Categorical and dimensional persistence of ADHD among probands and parents. Poster presented at the International Society for Research on Child and Adolescent Psychopathology Conference, Seattle, WA.

  • Smith, T. F., Anastopoulos, A. D., Kollins, S. H., Sommer, J. L., Morrissey-Kane, E., E. Schatz, N. K., DeGrass, L. M., Garrett, M., & Ashley-Koch, A. E. (June, 2009). ADHD and family concordance: Categorical, dimensional, and subtyping considerations. Poster presented at the International Society for Research on Child and Adolescent Psychopathology Conference, Seattle, WA.

  • Smith, T.F., Boyd, A.L., Anastopoulos, A.D., & Degrass, L.M. (May, 2008). Impact of ADHD on family functioning among African-American families. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association of Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.

  • Anastopoulos, A. D., Shaffer, S., Schatz, N.K., Sommer, J. L., & Smith, T. F. (May, 2008).  The Parenting Cognitions Scale: Measuring cognitive distortions specific to parenting. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association of Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.

  • Anastopoulos, A. D., Ryan, E. E., Smith, T.F., Sommer, J.L. & Morfesis, F.N. (March, 2008). ADHD symptoms in parents of children with ADHD: Impact on family functioning. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy, Orlando, Fl.

  • Smith, T.F. (2007). Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and comorbid depression: A risk and resiliency perspective. Speaker at the Graduate Research Colloquium, University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

  • Smith, T.F., Scherer, C.E., Robinson, K.H., & Ballard, J.C. (May, 2006).  Functional MRI scanner conditions and anxiety effects on task-related annoyance and distraction. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association of Psychological Science, New York, NY.

  • Scherer, C.E., Smith, T.F., Robinson, K.H. & Ballard, J.C. (May, 2006).  Vigilance task accuracy during conditions of fMRI scanner noise and movement restriction. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association of Psychological Science, New York, NY.

*Denotes Undergraduate Student Research Intern at Cal Poly

 

Community Presentations

  • Moore, J.A. & Smith, T.F. Behavioral Medicine Issues in Medical Settings, Community Presentation for Internal Medicine Department, Moses Cone Hospital, Greensboro, NC

  • Smith, T.F. How to Make Changing Schools Easier – Community Presentation for Immigrant and Refugee students, Newcomers School, Greensboro, NC

 

 

Dr. Kaczorowski's Presentations

 

Invited presentations

  • Kaczorowski, J.A. (2015, October). Early Childhood Assessment. Invited Speaker for UCLA Neuropsychology Seminar. UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior.

 

Abstracts/Presentations/Symposia

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., Doty, N., & Braaten, E. (2013, October). Neuropsychological Profile of an Adolescent Female with Ectodermal Dysplasia: A Case Study. Poster presented to the National Academy of Neuropsychology Conference in San Diego, CA.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., Doty, N., & Braaten, E. (2013, May). Neuropsychological Profile of an Adolescent Female with Ectodermal Dysplasia: A Case Study. Poster presented to the Massachusetts Neuropsychological Society in Boston, MA.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., Herman, L., Amari, A., & Slifer, K. (2012, April). Utilizing Behavioral Intervention to Enhance CPAP Adherence: A Case Study. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Conference in Milwaukee, WI.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., Salinger, W., Barrantes-Vidal, N., & Kwapil, T.R. (2011, September). The impact of COMT on Working Memory in Psychometrically Identified Schizotypy. Poster presented at the annual meeting of Society for Research in Psychopathology, Boston, MA.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., Salinger, W., Barrantes-Vidal, N., & Kwapil, T.R. (2010, November). The Relation of the COMT Val158Met Polymorphism with Psychometrically Identified Schizotypy. Poster presented at the 7th International Conference on Early Psychosis, Amsterdam, NL.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., Barrantes-Vidal, N., & Kwapil, T.R. (2010, April). Neurological soft signs in psychometrically identified schizotypy. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Schizophrenia International Research Society, Florence, Italy.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., Lewandowski, K., Shashi, V., Berry, M., & Kwapil, T.R. (2009, November). Psychological Maladjustment in Children with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Poster presented at the annual meeting of Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapy, New York City, NY.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., Lewandowski, K., Shashi, V., Berry, M., & Kwapil, T.R. (2009, September). Emotional and Behavioral Correlates of Children with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Poster presented at the annual meeting of Society for Research in Psychopathology, Minneapolis, MN.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., Barrantes-Vidal, N., & Kwapil, T.R. (2008, September). Neurological soft signs in psychometrically identified schizotypy. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Research in Psychopathology, Pittsburg, PA.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., Barrantes-Vidal, N., & Kwapil, T.R. (2008, May). Neurological soft signs in psychometrically identified schizotypy. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association of Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A., & Lacro, J.P. (2006, June). Antipsychotic adherence: An assessment of patient self-report, attitudes, insight, and ability. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists, Baltimore, MD.

 

Community Presentations

  • Kaczorowski, J.A. (2010). Graduate study in the UNCG psychology program. Presentation at a meeting to the UNCG Corporate Relations Committee. Greensboro, NC.

  • Kaczorowski, J.A. & Tucker, M. (2009) Parenting your child, parenting your student. Presentation at Partnerships Village. Greensboro, NC.

Presentations

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