Basic information

Name

Karin Kantarovich

Membership status

Program member (conducting undergraduate thesis)

Research interests

Neuroscience, Multisensory Systems, Clinical Neuropsychology

Research experience

Present
Undergraduate Specialized Honours Thesis
Dr. Gary Turner, York University
Cognitive Neuroscience & Neuro-intervention Laboratory

Sept 2013 – Present
Research Assistant (Volunteer)
Dr. Gary Turner, York University
Cognitive Neuroscience & Neuro-intervention Laboratory

May 2013 – Present
RAY (Research at York) Student (Paid Research Assistant)
Dr. Joseph F.X. DeSouza, York University
Multisensory Systems Neuroscience Laboratory

Mar. 2013 – Present
Research Assistant – University Health Network (UHN) (Volunteer)
Dr. Sanjeev Sockalingham, Toronto Western & General Hospitals
Psychiatric, Health & Disease Research

Feb 2013 – April 2013
Research Assistant (Volunteer)
Dr. Doug McCann, York University
Affective Cognition Laboratory

Mar. 2013 – June 2013
Research Assistant (Volunteer)
Dr. Douglas J. Crawford, York University
Visuomotor Neuroscience Lab

Skill and resources

• Qualified Lifeguard and Swimming Instructor
• Trained in CPR-C and Standard First Aid
• Trained to use AED equipment and Oxygen Mask
• Received AODA training and certification in pool and dryland
• Trained to use Microsoft Programs, Photoshop, Corel, Audacity, Excel
• Statistical Package for Social Science (SPSS)
• Completion of Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans Course of
Research Ethics (TCPS 2: CORE)
• MRI Safety: Level 1
• In the process of learning MATLAB
• Fluent in Russian
• Trained to administer neuropsychological tests (younger & older adults)