Relevant Publications*

Grondin, F., Lomanowska*., A.M., Jackson*, P.L. (In Press). Empathy in computer-mediated interactions: A conceptual framework for research and clinical practice. Clinical Psychology-Science and Practice. doi.org/10.1111/cpsp.12298

Sadowski, A.S. & Lomanowska, A.M. (2018). Virtual Intimacy: Propensity for Physical Contact Between Avatars in an Online Virtual Environment. Computers in Human Behavior, 78, 1-9.

Beaunoyer, E. Arsenault, M. Lomanowska, A.M., & Guitton, M.J. (2017). Understanding online health information: Evaluation, tools and strategiesPatient Education and Counseling, 100, 183-189.

Lomanowska, A.M. & Guitton, M.J. (2016). Online intimacy and well-being in the digital ageInternet Interventions, 4, 138-144.
 

Lomanowska, A.M. & Guitton, M.J. (2014). My avatar is pregnant! Representation of pregnancy, birth, and maternity in a virtual worldComputers in Human Behavior, 31, 322-331.

 

Lomanowska, A.M. & Guitton, M.J. (2012). Virtually naked: Virtual environment reveals sex-dependent nature of skin disclosurePLoS ONE, 7(12): e51921. 

 

Lomanowska, A.M. & Guitton, M.J. (2012). Spatial proximity to others determines how humans inhabit virtual worldsComputers in Human Behavior, 28, 318-323

 

Relevant Conference Abstracts and Oral Presentations

Lomanowska, A.M. Virtual Intimacy: How are Physical Proximity and Touch Experienced in Virtual Environments? Convention of the American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL. August 2019.

Lomanowska, A.M. Why Emojis Don't Say Enough? Presentation at TEDx UofT, Toronto, ON. March 2019.

Luong, R. & Lomanowska, A.M. Reddit: A Diverse and Reliable Participant Pool for Psychological Research. Poster at the 3rd Biennial International Convention of Psychological Science. Paris, France, March, 2019.

 

Grondin, F., Simard, A., Beaudoin-Juline, A.-A., Baribeau-Lambert, A., Lomanowska, A.M., Jackson, P.L. Perception of empathy in online and face-to-face simulated clinical interactions: Preliminary results. Poster at the 40th Annual Ontario Association of Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometrists and Psychotherapists (OACCPP) Conference, Toronto, ON, Sept 2018.

 

Luong, R. & Lomanowska, A.M. Can Reddit be used for online psychology experiments? Poster at the Undergraduate Summer Research Conference. University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, August 2018.

Lomanowska, A.M. The Role of Digital Technologies in Mental Health: A Changing Model of Care. Presentation and panel discussion (moderated by Nora Young, host of Spark on CBC Radio One) at the 40th Annual Ontario Association of Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometrists and Psychotherapists (OACCPP) Conference, Toronto, ON, Sept 2018.

Saini, G., Noronha, M., Lomanowska, A.M. The Influence of Virtually-Simulated Social Touch on Interpersonal Affiliation. Poster at the 38th Annual Southern Ontario Neuroscience Association Meeting, Guelph, ON, May 2018.

 

Abou Seif, N. & Lomanowska, A.M. Social Dynamics in Online Live Video Streaming: Influence of Streamer Sex. Poster Presentation at the Psychology Undergraduate Research Day. University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, April 2018

 

Malik, S.G., Padillo, A.J., & Lomanowska, A.M. Use of Personal Attention Cues by YouTubers in Online Self-Care Communities. Poster Presentation at the Psychology Undergraduate Research Day. University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, April 2018.

Ojha, K. & Lomanowska, A.M. Social Dynamics of Online Discussion in a Live Video Streaming Platform. Poster at the Undergraduate Summer Research Conference. University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, August 2017.

 

Zain, M. & Lomanowska, A.M. Commenting on Online Gossip Blogs: Emotional Valance and Use of Internet Memes. Poster at the Undergraduate Summer Research Conference. University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, August 2017.

 

Sadowski A.S. & Lomanowska, A.M. Virtual Intimacy: Propensity for Physical Contact between Avatars in an Online Virtual Environment. 22nd Annual CyberPsychology, CyberTherapy & Social Networking Conference. Wolverhampton, UK. June, 2017.

Beaunoyer, E., Lomanowska, AM. & Guitton, MJ. Understanding Online Health Information: Evaluation, Tools, and Strategies. Poster at the 8th Health Literacy Research Conference, Bethesda, MD, October 2016.

 

Sadowski, A.S. & Lomanowska, A.M. Virtual intimacy: Representation of physical closeness between avatars in online 3-D chat rooms. Poster at the Undergraduate Summer Research Conference. University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, August 2016.

Beaunoyer, É., Grenier, J., & Lomanowska, A.M. Le soutien social et le bien-être chez les utilisateurs de Facebook âgés entre 35 et 65 ans [Social support and well-being in 35-65 year old Facebook users]. Poster presented at the Psychology Outside the Box Conference, Ottawa, ON, May 2015.

Lomanowska, A.M. The Function of Touch in the Biological Embedding of Social Experience. Invited presentation at the 8th annual Research Day in Neuroscience at Laval University, Quebec City, QC. November, 2014.

 

Lomanowska, A.M. & Guitton, M.J. My Avatar is Pregnant! The Potential of Virtual Worlds for Improving Prenatal Health Care. ePoster presented at the American Telemedicine Association, Austin, TX, May 2013.

Lomanowska, A.M. Interpersonal Contact in the Digital Age: Exploring a New Realm of Social Experience. Invited presentation at the Centre de recherche de l’Institut Universitaire en santé mentale de Québec, Quebec City, QC. March, 2013.

Lomanowska, A.M. & Guitton, M.J. Inhabiting virtual worlds: Social determinants of interindividual spatial distribution. Poster presented at the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies Meeting, Barcelona, Spain, July 2012.

 

Lomanowska, A.M. & Guitton, M.J. Social density and physical aggregation of avatars in virtual spaces. Poster presented at the Canadian Association for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Québec, QC, May, 2011.

*For a full list of publications, please refer to the online CV

Contact

Email: anna.lomanowska@utoronto.ca 

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