Search Past Research Studies

Below are some of the past studies associated with the Biopsychosocial Development and Diversity Laboratory.

ProjectInvestigatorsFundingKeywords
Durham Child Health and Development Study [DCHDS]Martha Cox (PI); Peter Ornstein (PI); Susan Calkins; Jennifer Coffman; Roger Mills-Koonce; Cathi Propper; Steve Reznick; Mike ShanahanNational Science Foundation
[BCS-0126475 & BCS-0126475]
Child development; emotion; self-regulation; cognition; executive function; genetics, psychobiology; academic achievement; parenting; attachment
Transgenerational Effects of Poverty and Geographic Isolation on the HPA SystemRoger Mills-Koonce (PI)National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
[1R03HD053754-01]
Parenting, HPA, cortisol, stress
Intrinsic and Extrinsic Effects on Trajectories of Infants’ Vagal FunctioningCathi Propper (PI); Roger Mills-KoonceNational Institute of Child Health and Human Development
[1R03HD055402-01]
Parenting, genetics, RSA, vagal tone, stress
Measuring Attachment Representations in Rural and Poor African American ChildrenMartha Cox (PI); Roger Mills-KoonceNational Institute of Child Health and Human Development
[1R21HD061649-01A1]
Attachment, parenting, rural, African American, MCAST, self-regulation; academic achievement