ATIs Offered in Past Years

Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)

Years: 2000-2006

Location: Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA

Director: Robert L. Savoy, PhD, Director of fMRI Education at Massachusetts General Hospital

Funded by: National Institute of Mental Health, APA Science Directorate

Continued activities:
The course director continues to lead other trainings and events.
The APA Science Directorate published two booklets (one for adults and one for teenagers) on the role of fMRI in psychological science.

Geographic Information Systems for Behavioral Research

Years: 2007-2008

Location: University of California, Santa Barbara

Director: Reginald Golledge, PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara

Lead Instructors:
Michael C. Goodchild, PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara
Daniel R. Montello, PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara
Stephen Hirtle, PhD, University of Pittsburgh

Funded by: APA Science Directorate

Performing Web-Based Research

Years: 2006-2007

Location: University of Northern Iowa

Director: John Eustis Williams, PhD, University of Northern Iowa

Lead Instructors:
Anja Göritz, PhD, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
William Schmidt, PhD, University at Buffalo

Funded by: APA Science Directorate

Using Large-Scale Databases: NICHD Study of Early Child Care and Youth Development

Years: 2003-2008

Location: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Instructors: SECCYD investigators and data managers

Funded by: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, APA Science Directorate

Continued activities:
Some of the course instructors will lead a similar training program in 2010.
Further information about the NICHD SECCYD can be viewed at the project website.