Dr. Logan Yelderman Gives Research Presentation in Washington DC

Dr. Logan Yelderman, an Assistant Professor in the Psychology Department, presented his research at the joint National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges and Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) Project Advisory Committee Meeting on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 in Washington DC. OJJDP is part of the United States Department of Justice. This invitation allowed Dr. Yelderman to showcase the cutting-edge research in the PVAMU Psychology Department. His research presentation focused on racial and ethnic disparities in juvenile drug courts. Dr. Logan is an emerging scholar, expert in the areas of jury decision-making, parole decision-making, and mentally ill offenders. In 2016, he has published in the Psychology, Crime, & Law, Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, and Juvenile and Family Court Journal.