Awards and grants

SPP grant awards and research competition winners 2013

Find out who the 2013 SPP award winners are.
Mary Jo Kupst Trainee Grant for Research in Resilience

Laura CousinsWinner
Laura Cousins
Georgia State University
“The Application of a Risk-Resilience Model in Pediatric Chronic Pain”





The Marion and Donald Routh Student Research Grant

Bridget ArmstrongWinner
Bridget Armstrong
University of Florida
“The Impact of the Built Environment on a Family-Based Lifestyle Intervention for Overweight and Obese Rural Children”

Nicole RacineHonorable Mention
Nicole Racine
York University
“Examination of Preschooler Anticipatory Distress in a Pain Context”





SPP Student Research Award Competition

Katelynn Boerner Winner
Katelynn Boerner
Dalhousie University
“Caregiver Accuracy in Detecting Deception in Facial Expressions of Pain in Children

Bonney Reed-Knight Honorable Mention
Bonney Reed-Knight
University of Georgia
Behavioral Functioning in Youth with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Perceived Barriers as Mediator of Medication Adherence”





Lizette Peterson-Homer Injury Prevention Grant

Catherine GlennWinner
Catherine Glenn
Harvard University
“Examining the Neurobiology of Suicidal Behavior in Adolescents”

Adam Horwitz Honorable Mention
Adam Horwitz
University of Michigan
“Assessing the Suicidal Ideation Rumination Scale (SIRS) as a Predictor of Future Suicidal Attempts among High Risk Adolescents and Young Adults” 




Diversity Research Grant

Erin RodriguezWinner
Erin Rodriguez
University of Illinois at Chicago
“Asthma Control, Mental Health and Parent-Child Language Use in Latino Youth with Asthma”