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Bias in early psychological and neuroscientific research distorted conclusions about women and people of color. Unintentional biases persisting today in studies of older adults and people with stigmatized conditions may perpetuate stigma and hinder scientific discovery. We can combat these biases by changing how we analyze, interpret, and describe differences.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4-6
Number of pages3
JournalTrends in Cognitive Sciences
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2023


  • aging
  • bias
  • neurodevelopmental disorders
  • psychiatry
  • research practices
  • stigma


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