Contact Information

Lisa-Marie Giorgio

M.A. in School/Applied Child Psychology

Department of Education and Counselling Psychology

McGill University

e-mail : Lisa-Marie.Giorgio@mail.mcgill.ca

Research Interests

The relationship between sleep and cognitive functioning in children with ASD and other NDCs.

Keywords: Sleep, cognition, autism spectrum disorder, executive function.

Publications

  • Journal Articles & Book Chapters

Dimakos, J., Giorgio, L., & Gruber, R. (2019). Sleep and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. In S. R. Pandi Perumal (Ed.). Sleep and Neuropsychiatry.

Nitschke, J. P., Giorgio, L., Zaborowska, O., & Sheldon, S. (under review). Acute psychosocial stress during retrieval impairs pattern separation processes on an episodic memory task. Stress

  • Oral Presentations

Greenstone, H., Giorgio, L. (2019, October) The Triple “A” Trifecta: Diagnosis and Treatment for Comorbid ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and Anxiety Disorder. Oral presentation at the Canadian ADHD Resource Alliance Conference, Toronto, ON

  • Poster Presentations

Giorgio, L., Somerville, G., Boursier, J., Keskinel, D., & Gruber, R. (2019, February) School Night Sleep and Cognition in High School Students. Poster presentation at the National School Psychology Conference, Baltimore, ML.

Giorgio, L., Somerville, G., Boursier, J., Keskinel, D., & Gruber, R. (2019, September) The Relationship Between Sleep and Cognitive Performance in Adolescents. Poster presentation at the World Sleep Congress, Vancouver, BC.

Lin, L., Somerville, G., Boursier, J. Keskinel, D., Finn, C., L. Giorgio, Guo, A., & Gruber, R. (2019, June). The associations between objective measures of sleep averages and variability with report card grades in adolescents. Poster presentation at the Paediatrics & Child Health Conference, Toronto, ON.

Giorgio, L., Levy, B., Faubert, J., Bertone, A. (2019, May). Characterizing Individual Differences in Attention across Autism Spectrum Disorder. Poster presentation at the International Society for Autism Research Conference, Montreal, QC.

Giorgio, L., Zaborowska, O., Nitschke, J., & Signy, S. (2018, April). Stressing the Differences: The Effects of Stress on Memory. Poster presentation at McGill University Undergraduate Research Conference, Montreal, QC.

Giorgio, L., Signy, S. A. (2017, April). The Relationship Between Memory and Empathy. Poster presentation at McGill University Undergraduate Research Conference, Montreal, QC.