Presentations

ORAL PRESENTATIONS:

2018  Ritholz, M.D., Suhl, S., Crawford, M., & Hughes. A., SApplications of Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Behavioral Research: Pattern Analysis and Data Interpretation. Panel to be presented at the Society for Behavior Medicine annual conference, New Orleans, LA.

2016  Hughes, A.S. A Qualitative Analysis of Online Health Information Seeking Behavior.  Oral presentation presented at the University of Texas at El Paso.

2016  Hughes, A.S., Heydarian, N.M., Gorbett, D., & Perez, G.M. LinkedIN, Twitter, and Google: Using social media sites in the professional setting.  Panel presented at National Hispanic Science Network’s Annual Conference, Palm Springs, CA.

2016  Duarte, T.T., Ray, S., Serna, C., Marsan, L., Xiaodan Morales, D., D’Arcy, C.E., Terrazas, K., Dane’el, M., Hughes, A.S., Boland, T., Morera, O.F., Aley, S., Echegoyen, L., Loweree, J. & Corral, G. Strategies to prepare entering freshmen for participation and success in STEM research: the Freshman Year Research Intensive Sequence (FYRIS) program. Panel presented at Understanding Interventions Annual Conference at Philadelphia, PA.

2015  Hughes, A.S., Perez, G.M., Shaibi, G., & Castro, F.G. Sociocultural influences on perceived risk in Latinos at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Panel presented at Society for Prevention Research Conference, Washington DC.

2013  Perkins, T.G., Oviedo Ramirez, S.L., Hughes, A.S., & Heydarian, N.M. Using integrative mixed methods to examine stress, perceived personal control, acculturation and resilience. Panel presented at the Graduate Research Expo, University of Texas at El Paso.

2013  Castro, F.G., Hughes, A.S., Dominguez, A., & Shaibi, G. The latino lifestyles study: preventing diabetes among latino adults. Panel presented at the Faces of Diabetes Conference in El Paso, Texas.

2013  Heydarian, N.M., Hughes, A.S., Aguirre, K.M., & Castro, F.G. Retrospective parent-child relationships, gender identity, and their effects on current resilience. Panel presented at the Society for Prevention Research Conference, San Francisco, California.

2012  Hughes, A.S., Bangert, A. S., & Kurby, C. The influence of event boundaries on memory for temporal durations. Talk presented at the University of Texas at El Paso, Psychology Department.

 

RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS:

2018  Heydarian, N. M., Hughes, A. S., & Morera, O. F. Stereotypes and Barriers: The role of the Stereotype Content Model and Diabetes Distress in Blind Adults with Diabetes. Abstract submitted for presentation at the Society for Behavior Medicine annual conference, New Orleans, LA.

2017  Hughes, A.S., Perez, G.M., & Morera, O., F. WebMDon’t: Creating a scale to measure online health information seeking behavior. Poster presented at the 38th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, California.

2016  Hughes, A.S. A Qualitative Analysis of Online Health Information Seeking Behavior.  Oral presentation presented at the University of Texas at El Paso.

2016  Hughes, A.S., Serna, C., Boland, T., & Morera, O.F. Evaluating the pre- and post-tests of the BUILDing SCHOLARS Boot Camp. Poster presented at the 1st Annual BUILDing SCHOLARS Symposium at the University of Texas at El Paso.

2016  Hughes, A.S., Heydarian, N.M., Gorbett, D., & Perez, G.M. LinkedIN, Twitter, and Google: Using social media sites in the professional setting.  Panel presented at National Hispanic Science Network’s Annual Conference, Palm Springs, CA.

2016  Hughes, A.S., Serna, C., Boland, T., & Morera, O.F. Strategies to prepare entering freshmen for participation and success in STEM research: the BUILDing Scholars boot camp. Poster presented at the 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Resource (IDR) Symposium at the University of Texas at El Paso.

2015  Hughes, A.S., Oviedo Ramirez, S., Perez, G.M., & Castro, F.G. Using integrative mixed methods to examine sociocultural influences of perceived risk in Latinos at risk of developing type 2  diabetes. Poster presented at National Hispanic Science Network’s annual conference, San Antonio, TX.

2015  Bangert, A.S., Heydarian, N.M., & Hughes, A.S.  Education in the golden age: the impact of different schedules of distributed practice and encoding variability on older adult learning. Poster presented at the International Convention for Psychological Science, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

2015  Castro, F.G., Aguirre, K.M., Hughes, A.S. and Heydarian, N.M. Predictors of resilience in men coping with a serious life problem. Poster presented at the Society for Social Work and Research, New Orleans, LA.

2014  Hughes, A.S., Marquez, L.C., Reyes, S.M., Landrau, E., & Morera, O.F. The influence of personality dispositions and relationship styles on the quality and quantity of facebook usage. Poster presented at the Graduate Research Expo, University of Texas at El Paso.

2014 Hughes, A.S., Dominguez, A., & Castro, F.G., Influences of acculturation, traditionalism and health motivation as predictors of hba1c in Latinos at risk of type 2 diabetes. Poster presented at Society for Prevention Research Conference, Washington DC.

2014  Bangert, A. S., Heydarian, N.M., & Hughes, A.S. Investigating the ideal schedules and conditions to facilitate older adult learning. Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Conference, San Francisco, California.

2013  Heydarian, N.M., Hughes, A.S., Edwards, K., & Bangert, A.S. The role of 1000 ms when crossing timescales. Poster presented at the Psychonomic Society Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

2013  Heydarian, N.M., Hughes, A.S., & Bangert, A. S. The search for optimal learning conditions for boosting vocabulary and fact memory in older adults. Poster presented at the Graduate Research Expo, University of Texas at El Paso.

2013  Castro, F.G., Hughes, A.S., Dominguez, A., & Shaibi, G. The latino lifestyles study: preventing diabetes among latino adults. Panel presented at the Faces of Diabetes Conference in El Paso, Texas.

2013  Heydarian, N.M., Hughes, A.S., Aguirre, K.M., Castro, F.G. Retrospective parent-child relationships, cultural orientations, resilience and life satisfaction. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii.

2013  Bangert, A. S., Heydarian, N., & Hughes, A.S. The benefits of retrieval practice and spacing on older adults’ memory for facts and foreign language vocabulary. Poster presented at the American Psychological Society Conference, Washington D.C. 

2012  Hughes, A.S., Bangert, A. S., & Kurby, C. The influence of event boundaries on memory for temporal durations. Poster presented at the Graduate Research Expo, University of Texas at El Paso.

2012  Heydarian, N., Bangert A.S., & Hughes, A.S. The benefits of testing and spaced practice on older adult’s memory for facts and foreign language vocabulary. Poster presented at the Graduate Research Expo, University of Texas at El Paso.

2012  Hughes, A.S., Bangert, A. S., & Kurby, C. The influence of event boundaries on memory for temporal durations. Poster presented at the Armadillo Conference, Laredo, Texas

2012  Heydarian, N., Bangert A.S.,& Hughes, A.S. The benefits of testing and spaced practice on older adult’s memory for facts and foreign language vocabulary. Poster presented at the Armadillo Conference, Laredo, Texas.

2012  Bangert, A. S., Heydarian, N., & Hughes, A.S. Optimal schedules and conditions of learning for older adult recall of facts and foreign language vocabulary. Poster presented at the biennial Cognitive Aging Conference, Atlanta, Georgia.

2011  Bangert, A. S., Hughes, A.S., & Heydarian, N. Crossing timescales: is there something special about 1 second? Poster presented at the Armadillo Conference, Commerce, Texas.