2013-Present


2016

The 14th International Conference for Music, Perception, and Cognition:

Smayda, K.E., Worthy, D.A., & Chandrasekaran, B. (July 2016). Better late than never (or early): Late music training enhances decision-making. Poster presented at the 14th International Conference for Music, Perception, and Cognition, San Francisco, CA. [.pdf]

 

Undergraduate Departmental Honors Poster Session:

Hanna, A., Koslov, S.R., Hamilton, B.J., Capanzana, J., & Beevers, C.G. (May 2016). The Effect of Childhood Trauma on Implicit and Explicit Category Learning. Undergraduate Departmental Honors Poster Session, Austin, TX. [.ppt]

 

Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Conference:

Blanco, N.J., Gonzalez-Lima, F., Saucedo, C., Huyghe, C., & Maddox, W.T. (March 2016). Transcranial Infrared Laser Stimulation Improves Rule-Based Category Learning. Poster presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Conference, New York, NY. [.pdf]

 

Cooper, J.A., Worthy, D.A., Noh, S.M., & Maddox, W.T. (March 2016). The motivation-cognition interface in decision-making: Effects of motivational mode, age, and value. Poster presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Conference, New York, NY. [.pdf]

 

Han, Y.C., Koslov, S.R., & Maddox, W.T. (March 2016). Motivation and Speech Category Learning: A Dual-Learning Systems Approach. Poster presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Conference, New York, NY. [.pdf]


2015

Undergraduate Departmental Honors Poster Session:

Martinez, V., Maddox, W.T., Noh, S.M. (December 2015). The Effects of Hybrid Learning Schedules on Hierarchical Categorization. Undergraduate Departmental Honors Poster Session, Austin, TX. [.pdf]

 

The Annual Cognitive Science Society Meeting:

Blanco, N.J. & Maddox, W.T. (July 2015). Gains and Losses in Reflective Decision-Making in Depression. Poster presented at the 37th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Pasadena, CA [.pdf]

 

Koslov, S.R., Blanco, N.J., Maddox, W.T., &amp Chandrasekaran, B. (July 2015). Using Real-Time Computational Modeling to Individually Optimize Tone Category Learning. Poster presented at the 37th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Pasadena, CA. [.pdf]

 

Undergraduate Departmental Honors Poster Session:

Sapuram, V., Maddox, W.T., Gorlick, M.A. (May 2015). The Effects of Stress on Reflexive Processing. Undergraduate Departmental Honors Poster Session, Austin, TX. [.pdf]

 

Scientific Research Network on Decision Neuroscience and Aging:

Cooper, J.A., Sapuram, V., Maddox, W.T. (March 2015). Effects of Framing on Older Adults’ Exploratory Decision-Making. SRNDNA Conference, Miami, FL. [.pdf]

 

Noh, S.N., Yan, V.X., Kerr, T., Castel, A.D., Maddox, W.T. (March 2015). Value Attenuates Age-Related Deficits in Rule-Based Category Learning. SRNDNA Conference, Miami, FL. [.pdf]

 

Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society Meeting:

Maddox, W.T. & Chandrasekaran, B. (January, 2015). Motivational Effects of Speech Learning: A Dual-Learning Systems Approach. Talk presented at the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society Meeting, Tuscon, AZ. [.pdf]

 

Dallas Aging & Cognition Conference:

Blanco, N.J., Love, B.C., Ramscar, M., Otto, A.R., Smayda, K., Maddox, W.T. (January, 2015). Exploratory Decision-Making as a Function of Lifelong Experience. Dallas Aging & Cognition Conference, Dallas, TX. [.pdf]

 

Cooper, J.A., Sapuram, V., Worthy, D.A., Maddox, W.T. (January, 2015). Framing Effects Interact with Age in Exploratory Decision-Making. Dallas Aging & Cognition Conference. Dallas, TX. [.pdf]

 

Yan, V.X., Noh, S.H., Kerr, T., Castel, A.D., Maddox, W.T. (January, 2015). Effect of Value on Rule-Based and Information-Integration Category Learning Across the Lifespan. Aging & Cognition Conference. Dallas, TX. [.pdf]

 


2014

Auditory Perception, Cognition, and Action Meeting:

Koslov, S.R., Maddox, W.T., Chandrasekaran, B. (November, 2014). Performance Pressure Enhances Novel Speech Category Learning. Poster presented at the Auditory Perception, Cognition, and Action Meeting, Long Beach, CA. [.pdf]

 

Psychonomics Society Annual Meeting:

Blanco, N.J., Love, B.C., Ramscar, M., Otto, A.R., Smayda, K., Maddox, W.T. (November, 2014). Exploratory Decision-Making as a Function of Lifelong Experience. Poster presented at the Psychonomics Society Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA. [.pdf]

 

Cooper, J.A., Gorlick, M.A., Koslov, S, Worthy, D.A., Beevers, C.G., Maddox, W.T. (November 2014). Working Memory Training Enhances Reflective Decision-Making in Individuals with Depressive Symptoms. Poster presented at the Psychonomics Society Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA. [.pdf]

 

Gorlick, M.A., Schneyer, D.M., Abdul-Razzak, N., Maddox, W.T. (November, 2014). Age Differences in the Contributions of Recall and Familiarity During Category Learning. Poster presented at the Psychonomics Society Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA. [.pdf]

 

Noh, S.M., Yan, V.X., Kerr, T.K., Bjork, R.A., Maddox, W.T. (November, 2014). Optimizing Schedules for Category Learning: When Should We Block or Interleave Category Exemplars? Poster presented at the Psychonomics Society Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA. [.pdf]

 

Smayda, K., Chandrasekaran, B., Yi, H., Maddox, W.T. (November 2014). Explicit Attention to Pitch Direction Enhances Mandarin Tone Learning. Poster presented at the Psychonomics Society Annual Meeting. Long Beach, CA. [.pdf]

 

Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Conference:

Byrne, KA, Worthy, DA, Knopik, VS, McGeary, JE, Beevers, CG, Maddox, WT. (April, 2014). Test of the Warrior/Worrier Hypothesis for the COMT Val158Met Polymorphism.  Poster presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual conference, Boston, MA. [.pdf]

 

Gorlick, MA, Worthy, DA, Knopik, VS, McGeary, JE, Beevers, CG, Maddox, WT. (April, 2014). DRD4 7 Repeat Carriers Show Enhanced Selective Attention to High Priority Items in the Environment. Poster presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual conference, Boston, MA. [.pdf]

 

Cognitive Aging Conference:

Maddox, W.T. (2014). The motivation-cognition interface in healthy aging. Overview talk. Cognitive Aging Conference, Atlanta Georgia, April 4, 2014. [.pdf]

 


2013

Psychonomics Society Annual Meeting:

Blanco, N.J., Otto, A.R., McGeary, J.E., Knopik, V.S., Love, B.C., Maddox, W.T. (November, 2013) Dopamine-Related Genetic Influences on Exploratory Decision-making. Poster presented at the Psychonomics Society Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada. [.pdf]

 

Cooper, J.A., Gorlick, M.A., Worthy, D.A., Beevers, C.G., Maddox, W.T. (Novermber, 2013) Training Attention Toward Positive Stimuli Improves Depressives’ Decision Making. Poster presented at the Psychonomics Society Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada. [.pdf]

 

Aging and Speech Communication Conference:

Smayda, K., Chandrasekaran, B., Yi, H., & Maddox, W.T. (October, 2013) Dual Systems of Speech Category Learning Across the Lifespan. Poster presented at the 5th Aging and Speech Communication Conference, Bloomington, IN [.pdf]

 

Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Conference:

Cooper, J.A., Worthy, D.A., Maddox, W.T. (April, 2013). Information Provided by Foregone Rewards Hinders Decision-Making Ability in Older Adults. Poster presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA. [.pdf]

 

Gorlick, M.A., Schnyer, D.M., & Maddox, W.T. (April, 2013). Age-Related Changes in Monitoring and Control in Dissociable Learning Systems. Poster presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA. [.pdf]

 

Kline, A.C., Disner, S.G., McGeary, J.E., Maddox, W.T., & Beevers, C.G. (April, 2013). DRD2 Gene Associated with Faster Processing of Negative Self-Referential Information. Poster presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA. [.pdf]

 

Dallas Aging and Cognition Conference:

Cooper, J.A., Worthy, D.A., Abdul-Razzak, N., Maddox, W.T. (January, 2013). Modeling the Effects of Scaffolding in Human Decision Making. Poster presented at the Dallas Aging and Cognition conference, Dallas, TX. [.pdf]

 

Gorlick, M.A., Darrell A. Worthy, Akram Bakkour, Jessica A.Cooper, Jeanette Mumford, Russell A. Poldrack, & Maddox, W.T. (January, 2013). Age Differences in Neural Activation Affects History-Dependent Decision-Making. Poster presented at the Dallas Aging and Cognition conference, Dallas, TX. [.pdf]

 

Smayda, K., Chandrasekaran, B., Yi, H.G., & Maddox, W.T. (January, 2013). Reflexive- and Reflective-System Learning of Auditory Categories Across the Lifespan. Poster presented at the Dallas Aging and Cognition Conference, Dallas, TX. [.pdf]