Florida Learning Disabilities Research Center

projects


FLDRC Project Investigators and Aims

Project 1: Definition, Classification and Subtyping

Young Suk Kim
Christopher Lonigan
Yaacov Petscher
Beth Phillips
Richard K Wagner
Jack McArdle, Consultant

Project 2: Learning Disabilities, Reading Comprehension, and the Classroom Environment

Michael Kaschak
Carol Connor
Beth Phillips

Project 3: A Longitudinal and Experimental Investigation of Written Expression

Stephanie Al Otaiba
Young Suk Kim
Jeanne Wanzek
Kristin McMaster, Consultant
Cynthia Puranik, Consultant

Project 4: Florida Twin Project on Reading, Behavior and Environment

Sarah Hart
Chris Schatschneider
Jeanette Taylor

Project 5: Development of Executive Function, Attention & Reading Skills/Disability in Young Children

Michael Kaschak
Christopher Lonigan
Carol Connor

Project 6: Genomic Sequence Pattern Analysis in African American Families with Severe SRD

Elena L. Grigorenko
Dean Palejev 
Richard K. Wagner
Mary Jane Bentley, Post Doc Associate
Oksana Naumova, Post Doc Associate
Joseph Chang, Consultant
Yuli Fradkin, Consultant
Mark Gerstein, Consultant
Aleksander Urban, Consultant

Core A: Administrative Core

Barbara Foorman
Richard K Wagner

Core B: Service Core

Sara Hart
Christopher Lonigan
Richard K Wagner

Core C: Data Analysis Core

Chris Schatschneider
Yaacov Petscher

Core D: Archive Data Core

Yaacov Petscher

Project Support

Fotena Zirps