Interview with Dr. Mara Mather
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Posted by: SPR
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"It can be done, don't be scared" -- An interview with Dr. Mara Mather, invited speaker at the 2019 SPR Annual Meeting, hosted by Kaylin Hill, SPR Associate Web Editor.
At this year's Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, in September, SPR Associate Web Editor, Kaylin Hill, had the opportunity to chat with Dr. Mara Mather after Dr. Mather's invited address entitled, "Can we Improve Brain Mechanisms of Emotion Regulation by Increasing Heart Rate Variability?" Dr. Mather is a professor of gerontology and psychology at the University of Southern California. Her research focuses on emotion, cognition, and aging, with particular application to how these processes affect memory and stress. In their discussion, Dr. Mather shared her thoughts on HRV methods, coordinating collaborations, and pursuing psychophysiological research.