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If a Research Mentor has a lab overview video, it is included in their entry in the Directory. You can also view all the mentor videos on YouTube: CSULB Research Mentor Videos, USC Research Mentor Videos. It is recommended that students initiate contact with a mentor to make sure you are a good match. Are you a student that wants to reach out to a mentor but you aren’t sure what to say?Download this template to help you get started.

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MENTORS

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Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Human Development
Ongoing Projects: I am currently working on two main projects.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Family & Consumer Sciences
Ongoing Projects: Collegiate Dietary Supplement Study Healthy Runner Study (nutrition education intervention study in collaboration with UCLA & Stanford University...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: We study MUSCLE!!!  Projects in my lab examine the optimal functioning and growth of skeletal muscle.  Below are some topics we are currently...
Institution:
USC
Department:
Preventive Medicine
Ongoing Projects: The objectives of her research are to explain and promote participation in physical activity and healthy dietary behaviors in children, adults, and...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Kinesiology
Ongoing Projects: Exercise produces robust effects on health and aging, including improved metabolic function, the prevention, and mitigation of degenerative disease,...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Family & Consumer Sciences
Ongoing Projects: 1. Contribute to survey data collection to guide development of a toolkit to promote a shift in social norms around snack selection in youth sports....
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Health Science
Ongoing Projects: Measuring and Identifying Multilevel Influences on Sleep (MIMIS): Observational study of sleep in Latinx children, ages 10-12 years old.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Taste cues and feeding behavior. My research takes advantage of animal models to ask questions related to how oral signals (e.g.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Family & Consumer Sciences
Ongoing Projects: 1. Taste perception and potential rehabilitation in head-and-neck patents with dysgeusia/ageusia 2. Taste perception in congenital aglossia (born...