TILDA's Deirdre Robertson receives the Deirdre McMackin Memorial Medal
Congratulations to our very own Deirdre Robertson on receiving the Deirdre McMackin Memorial Medal at the recent Psychological Society of Ireland meeting.
Deirdre was awarded the medal for presenting of her paper on "The impact of poor perceptions of ageing on longitudinal cognitive decline".
The Deirdre McMackin Memorial Medal is awarded to an individual who has been judged, by the selection committee for the PSI's Division of Neuropsychology, to have made a significant contribution to the field of neuropsychology as evidenced by the submission of a research paper and delivery of a presentation at the PSI Annual Conference.
This Award is in memory of the late Dr Deirdre McMackin and her contribution to the development of neuropsychology in Ireland.