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Anthony (Tony) DeCasper, Professor Emeritus of Developmental Psychology at UNCG, died on July 4. He joined the faculty of UNCG in the mid-1970s, and retired 2012. His scientific career is marked by his ground-breaking research demonstrating how prenatal and neonatal auditory perceptual experiences contribute to the development of human cognitive abilities. He devised a research strategy that was able to reveal the prenatal mechanisms of learning and memory that establish the neonatal abilities essential for the continued development of the infant. See more information at https://psy.uncg.edu/in-memoriam-dr-anthony-james-tony-decasper/.

 
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