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Kent State Researcher Awarded Grant

Kathy Kerns, Manfred van Dulmen, and Karin Coifman have received a grant from the National Institute of Nursing Research

Kathy Kerns, Manfred van Dulmen, and Karin Coifman have received a grant from the National Institute of Nursing Research for a project titled "Pet Dogs as Compensatory Support Figures".  The key question of the grant is whether supportive relationships with pets can compensate for difficulties in other close relationships in preadolescence.

POSTED: Friday, April 20, 2012 - 4:38pm
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