Bio

SABINE HUEMER
Contact: shuemer@whittier.edu

2014 – Ph.D. in Psychology, Department of Cognitive Sciences, University of California, Irvine

 

COURSES 

Statistics and SPSS Lab, Research Methods and Research Methods Lab, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Cognition, Neuropsychology, Ethics and the Brain, Behavioral Neuroscience, Statistical Methods Lab for Social Sciences, Brain & Behavior, General Psychology

 

PUBLICATIONS

Huemer, S. (2016). Memory in autism: a case of knowing vs. remembering. Journal of Psychology and Cognitive Sciences, 2(3), 71-77.

Huemer, S., Kruggel, F., Mann, V., & Gehricke, J.-G. (2016). White and grey matter abnormalities associate with lower verbal performance. Journal of Advanced Neuroscience, Vol. 3 (2), 32-44.

Huemer, S. (2014). Remembering vs. Knowing – The Self and Comprehension in Autism Spectrum Disorder (Doctoral Dissertation, University of California, Irvine).

Huemer, S. &, Mann, V. (2010). A Comprehensive Profile of Decoding and Comprehension in Autism Spectrum Disorders, Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 40, 484-493.

Huemer, S. (2010). Happiness awaits you! Costa, C., Kyle, L., Viale, M.T. (Eds.). Bloomington, IN: Open Books Press.

 

 

CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS     

 

Society for Neuroscience

Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., November 11-15, 2017

Remembering vs knowing: Memory in autism

 

Organization of Human Brain Mapping

Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, June 25 – 29, 2017

Self recognition in autism spectrum disorder – a preliminary fMRI investigation

 

International Society for Autism Research

IMFAR Conference, San Francisco, CA, May 10 – 13, 2017

Memory in Autism

 

Society for Neuroscience

Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, November 12-16, 2016

Hearing one’s name in autism spectrum disorder: An fMRI investigation

 

International Society for Autism Research

IMFAR Conference, Baltimore, MD, May 11 – 14, 2016

White and grey matter abnormalities associate with lower verbal performance in autism spectrum disorder

 

Society for Neuroscience

Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, October 12-15, 2015

Name listening in autism spectrum disorder: A preliminary report

 

Organization of Human Brain Mapping

Annual Meeting, Honololu, HI, June 16 – 19, 2015

Poster: White and grey matter abnormalities associate with lower verbal performance in autism spectrum disorder

 

International Imaging Genetics Conference

University of California, Irvine, CA, January 2015

Poster: White and Grey Matter Abnormalities in ASD

 

International Conference on Social Science

Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI, May 28 – 31, 2014

Poster: Brain Segmentation in Autism Spectrum Disorder

           

International Society for Autism Research

IMFAR Conference, Atlanta, GA, May 15 – 17, 2014

Poster: White and Grey Matter Abnormalities and Cognitive Functioning in ASD

 

International Imaging Genetics Conference

University of California, Irvine, CA, January 2014

Poster: Brain Segmentation in Autism Spectrum Disorder

 

Society for Neuroscience

Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, November 9 – 13, 2014

Poster: Brain Segmentation in Autism Spectrum Disorder

 

International Society for Autism Research

IMFAR Conference, Philadelphia, PA, May 20 – 22, 2010

Poster: From Test Scores to ASD Diagnosis: A Bayesian Approach

 

Asia Pacific Autism Conference (APAC), Australia, 2010

Poster and Oral Presentation: A Comprehensive Profile of Decoding and Comprehension in Autism Spectrum Disorders

 

International Conference on Innovative Research in Autism (IRIA), France, 2009

Poster: A Comprehensive Profile of Decoding and Comprehension in
Autism Spectrum Disorders

 

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS & PUBLIC EVENTS

 

TEDx Culver City – Reimagine

Speaker, January 18,2018

Title: All Brains on Deck – Survival in the Age of Technology

 

Autism Awareness Week, Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles

Organizer, Moderator, Host. March 29 – April 3, 2017

Events: The Color of Autism panel discussion; The Art of Autism exhibition, movie screening, Autism – Not Just a Statistics display.

 

South Bay Down Syndrome Association, Redondo Beach

Parents Education Night, June 10, 2016

Topic: The Brain in Down Syndrome

 

Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles

Center for Teaching Excellence, February 24, 2016

Topic: Five Simple Ways to Help Your Student with an Autism Spectrum Disorder

 

Cornerstone Elementary School, Rancho Palos Verdes

Parent Education for 100 participants, February 2, 2016

Topic: The Developing Brain

 

Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles

Center for Teaching Excellence, December 2, 2015

Topic: Autism Spectrum in the College Classroom: Strategies for Instructors

 

Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles

Panelist, Mallone Student Center, April 14, 2015

Topic: The ASD Learner

 

Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles

Respondent, Faculty Colloquium, January 29, 2015

Topic: The Ethics of Autism Research

 

University of California,  Irvine

Presentation to 350 students, January, 2014

Topic: Dating in College: What is Consent?

 

TRAINING AND SKILLS

Psychometric testing, psychological assessments including ADOS.

SSPS, spm, Matlab.

Certificate in Industrial Organizations and Human Resources, UCLA.

German (fluent); French, Spanish, Italian (working); Latin (6 years).

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Psychology and Cognitive Sciences

Member, Organization of Human Brain Mapping

Member, Society for Neuroscience

Member, International Society for Autism Research

Member, Toastmasters International

 

VOLUNTEER WORK

Autism Advocate, Organizer, and Fundraiser

Science Chair and Science Lab Instructor, Cornerstone Elementary, Rancho Palos Verdes

Member, Local Committee for Accountability Planning (LCAP), Palos Verdes School District 2016/17

Sandpipers Philanthropic Organization, Class of 1997

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