2019-10-24 New Paper with Dr. Daugherty in NeuroImage
Genetic predisposition for inflammation exacerbates effects of striatal iron content on cognitive switching ability in healthy aging. 


2018-04-16 Brain Activity Study Offers Potential Insight into Alzheimer’s Disease 
New research discusses the link between brain function and amyloid. 


2017-09-20 Alzheimer’s study highlighted on Dallas Innovates - a media outlet centered on innovative and creative projects across the DFW area. 
DFW Alzheimer’s Researchers Examine Ethnicity, Financial Calculations. 


2017-08-31 Dr. Kennedy receives funding from the National Institute on Aging for a longitudinal imaging study.
NIH Grant Makes Longitudinal Imaging Study Possible. UT Dallas News Center, Lyda, A.


2017-08-29 Dr. Kennedy links white matter health and financial ability in MCI and Alzheimer’s Disease.
“Brain Disconnection” May Underlie Loss Of Financial Decision-Making Ability In Alzheimer’s Disease. UT Dallas News Center, Lyda A.


2017-07-30 Study on the relationship between APOE e4, aging, neuromodulation, and cognitive performance highlighted in Alzforum
APOE4 Subtly Alters Brain Network Activity With Age


2017-03-07 Recent work by Dr. Kennedy discusses how one’s ability to activate and deactivate the brain in regards to challenges decreases as we age.
Scientists Aim to Identify the Neural Signature of Healthy Brain Aging. UT Dallas News Center, Lyda, A.


2015-08-08 2015 BvB Dallas Game Benefits Center Research



2015-05-22 Kennedy Lab Researchers Take Next Step on Road to Higher Degrees



2015-05-09 Dr. Kennedy receives a research grant fom AWARE, a componenet fund of The Dallas Foundation



2015-05-05 Dr. Kennedy presents research findings to the Innovation in Aging, Caregiving, and Technology (iACT) foundation



2015-01-09 Dr. Kennedy shows that some cognitive processes are preserved with age
Study Finds Which Brain Skills Are More Likely to Last over a Lifetime. Brain in the News, 21(2), 1-2. Lyda, A. (2015).


2013-04-02 Dr. Kennedy named Rising Star by the Association for Psychological Science



2012-12-04 Dr. Kennedy is recognized as a new faculty member at the School of Behavioral and Brain Science, studies white matter for insights into the aging brain.
“Dr. Kennedy brings important new strengths to BBS and the Center for Vital Longevity,” said Dr. Bert Moore, dean of BBS. “Her innovative investigations correlating structural and functional changes in the brain as we age have provided important insights regarding the adaptive plasticity of the brain, as well as clues about the changes associated with disease and injury. Her research and training of our students complements our existing programs and we are very pleased to have her join our faculty.”