2014 Poster Presentations

1.   The use of Multilevel Random Coefficient Models for the Analysis of Mediational Change Over Time.

Erin H. Arruda & Jennifer L. Krull


2.   A Latent Class Analysis of Transgender Identity Terms.

 Andrew Bauerband, Katherine Masyn, Sari Reisner, & Kerith Conron


3.   Prospective Links Between Adolescent Perseverance and Adult Health: An Integrative Data Analysis   Approach.

    Lizbeth Benson, Margaret L. Kern, & Laurence Steinberg


4.   An Exploration of US Students’ Math Achievement Growth using Latent Growth Modeling.

   Menglin Xu


5.   A Latent Growth Curve (LGC) Analysis to Dissociate Components of Response-Time (RT) Variance.

    Natalie Borter, Stefan Troche, Yulia Dodonova, & Thomas Rammsayer


6.   Using Latent Transition Analysis to Examine Intervention Effectiveness Among Subgroups.

    Leslie Brick, Steven F. Babbin, & Wayne F. Velicer


7.   Trajectories of Heavy Episodic Drinking During Emerging Adulthood: An Application of  Generalized Linear Mixed Model.

    Grace Chan, Victor Hesselbrock, & Michie Hesselbrock


8.   Causal Modeling Approaches to Answer Research Questions About Health Disparities.

    Emil Coman, Victor Villagra, Brenda Shipley, & Judith Fifield


9.   Evaluating a Test for Negligible Interaction in Factorial Independent Groups Designs.

    Alyssa Counsell, Robert Cribbie, & Chantal Ragoonanan


10.    A Note on the Estimation of Factor Scores from Multiple Group Item Response Models: Implications for Integrative Data Analysis and Potential Solutions.

    Pega Davoudzadeh, Kevin J. Grimm, Keith F. Widaman, Sarah L. Desmarais, Stephen Tueller, & Richard A. Van Dorn


11.    Invariance of Teacher Ratings of Child Behavior Across Preschool.

    Mihaela Ene, Elizabeth A. Leighton, & Christine DiStefano


12.    Latent Transition Analysis Approach for Evaluating Parenting Prevention Programs: Example of the Intervention for Parents of Children with Asthma.

    Ania Filus, Alina Morawska, & Amy Mitchell


13.    Investigation of Treatment Effects and Measurement Bias for Mathematics Achievement in Children with Mild Disabilities.

Matthew E. Foster, Lee Branum-Martin, Rose A. Sevcik, Robin D. Morris, & Paul T. Cirino


14.    The Impact of Home, Work, and Church Environments on Fat Intake Over Time Among Rural Residents.

    Regine Haardoerfer, Michelle C. Kegler, Karen Glanz, & Ann Addison


15.    An Item Response Theory Model for Periodontal Examination Data with Planned Missingness.

   Lauren Harrell


16.    A Multilevel Framework for Investigating Patterns of Breast Cancer Outcomes Among Women in Connecticut.

    Jessica Hoag


17.    Clinical Application of Planned Missingness Designs.

    Scott Huff, Shayne Anderson, & Rachel Tambling


18.    Characterizing the Developmental Course and Turning Points for Alcohol Consumption, Heavy Drinking, and Marijuana use.

   Kristina Jackson & Daniel Bauer


19.    Two-Part Random Effects Model: Application to Direct Behavior Ratings Data.

    Janice Kooken, Megan E. Welsh, Faith G. Miller,  Gregory A. Fabiano, T. Chris Riley-Tillman,  &     Sandra M. Chafouleas


20.    Using Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average (ARIMA) Modeling to Analyze Daily High School Attendance Rates.

    Matthijs Koopmans


21.    Testing the Latent Mean Difference of Gambling Involvement.

    Jaeseok Lee, Chih-Chien Chen, & Choong-Ki Lee


22.    Assessing Cross-Domain Measurement Invariance for Teacher Efficacy in Science, Literacy, and Math.

    Kyung-Sook Lee, Steven J. Pierce, & Laurie Van Egeren


23.    Investigating the Latent Structure of the BESS Preschool Parent Rating Scale.

    Elizabeth Leighton, Mihaela Ene, & Christine Distefano


24.    An Extended Multimethod Latent State-Trait Approach to Assess Consistency, Occasion-Specificity, and Method Effects of ADHD Inattention, Hyperactivity, and Academic Impairment.

    Kaylee Litson, Christian Geiser, G. Leonard Burns, & Mateu Servera


25.    Analysis of the Factor Structure of the Pediatric Symptoms Checklist (PSC-17) in the Preschool Environment.

    Jin Liu & Christine DiStefano


26.    Exploring Sources of Bias in Gene-Environment Interaction Models Testing Differential Susceptibility.

    Sarah Moore & Felix Thoemmes


27.    The Effect of Measurement Reliability, Frequency, and Sample Size on the Statistical Power and Estimate Reliability in Longitudinal Growth Curve Models with Missing Data.

    Andrew L. Moskowitz, Jennifer L. Krull,  & Bruce F. Chorpita


28.    The Relationship Between Out-of-Pocket Spending and Maternal, Infant, and Under 5 Mortality.

    Jonathan Noel


29.    Modeling of Dropout Prediction Models Across Multiple States.

    Lauren Porter & Lauren P. Bailes


30.    A Latent Mixture Model of Growth Trajectories of Vocabulary Knowledge.

    Jamie Quinn & Richard K. Wagner


31.    Predictive Relationship Between Residents’ Undergraduate and Graduate Humanistic Clinical Skills Measured on a Licensing Examination using a 6-Period Crossover Design.

    William Roberts


32.    Examination of Population Heterogeneity on the Early Childhood Mathematics: A Growth Mixture Modeling Approach.

    Ji Hoon Ryoo, Victoria Molfese, Elizabeth Brown, & Dingjing Shi


33.    Multiple Imputation on Longitudinal and Multilevel Data: A Case Example From a School-Based Randomized Trial.

    Ji Hoon Ryoo, Juliette Berg, & Catherine Bradshaw


34.    Impact of Measurement Error when Analyzing a Panel Model in Continuous Time.

   Leslie Shaw & Pascal Deboeck


35.    Multilevel Modeling of Cognitive Ability in Highly Functioning Adults.

    Catherine Trapani


36.    Order-Constrained Hypothesis Testing for Linear Regression Models: Increased Power in Small Samples.

    Leonard Vanbrabant, Rens van de Schoot, & Yves Rosseel


37.    Fixed-Links Modeling as a Means to Separate Multiple Sources of Variance Underlying the Attentional Blink at the Behavioral and Electrophysiological Levels of Performance.

    Felicitas L. Wagner, Karl Schweizer, Thomas H. Rammsayer, & Stefan J. Troche


38.    Using Multilevel Modeling to Investigate College Women’s Dual Method Contraception Use.

    Jennifer Walsh, Robyn L. Fielder, Kate B. Carey, & Michael P. Carey


39.    Measurement Invariance of Second-Order Factor Model of the Multifactor Leadership Questionnaire (MLQ) across K-12 Principal Gender.

    Lihua Xu, Trae Stewart, & Zane Wubbena


40.    Measurement Invariance of the Servant Leadership Questionnaire Across Gender.

    Lihua Xu, Trae Stewart, & Paige Haber-Curran


41.    Interrater Agreement Statistics with Skewed Data: Evaluation of Alternatives to Cohen’s kappa.

    Shu Xu & Michael F. Lorber


42.    Predictive Data Mining Modeling in Very Large Data Sets: A Demonstration and Comparison under Model Ensemble.

    Hongwei Yang


43.    A 2-2-1 Multilevel Mediation Model to Study Peer Effects on Language Growth.

    Gloria Yeomans-Maldonado, Jessica Logan, & Laura Justice