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Nancy Dennis, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology, Founder of Research PALS

Contact Information

Phone: (814) 865-1712
Office: 450 Moore Building

Research Interests

Dr. Nancy Dennis directs the Cognitive Aging and Neuroimaging Lab (CANLab) in the Psychology Department at Penn State. Her work focuses on understanding how memory changes in aging and ways we can ameliorate memory decline in older adults. She uses brain imaging technology to identify neural markers of memory processes with an emphasis on understanding how to maintain memory performance across the lifespan.