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Name: Sabrina Provencher

Email Address: sabrina.provencher@mail.mcgill.ca

Position: Undergraduate Student 

Biography:

Sabrina is a third-year undergrad honours psychology student at McGill, currently completing her second thesis with the SPIN team under Dr. Brett Thombs supervision. She is conducting a cross-sectional study aimed at identifying symptoms of anxiety among individuals with systemic sclerosis. 

Awards:

- PURA (Psychology Undergrad Research Award) ($3,500). Award offered by the psychology department to engage in 16 weeks of part-time research and development activity under the supervision of a McGill Science professor holding grant funding. 2021

- Scholarship for Research in Biomedicine ($5,000). Award offered by the CR-CHUSJ to engage in 15 weeks of full-time research in biomedicine in a clinical laboratory. 2021

- Faculty of Science Scholarships – ($500). Academic achievement to students in the top 5% of the Faculty. 2019-2020

- Dean’s Honour List. Offered for academic standing over 2 combined semesters (top 10%). 2019-2020

Publications:
McCrackin, S. D., Capozzi, F., Mendell, E., Provencher, S., Mayrand, F. & Ristic, J. (2021). Recognition of emotions is affected by face masks. Abstract to be presented at the 2021 meeting of the Vision Science Society.