YPIE Science Research

We are very proud to share the in-depth science research conducted by our YPIE Scholars. 

Our 4th Annual YPIE Regeneron Science Research Symposium was exceptional!  Hear our YPIE Seniors present their research in this event recording starting with an introduction from Regeneron Director of Social Impact Potoula Stavropoulos and see photos here.
Read more about our YPIE Regeneron Science Research Institute.  Thank you to Regeneron for their generous support of this program!

YPIE Seniors

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How Religiosity Affects the Emotional Well-Being of Teens

CRISTINA MATEO

YPIE Scholar 2025
Effect of NSAIDs on DPPC through Differential Scanning Calorimetry

JOSLYN BERBANO

YPIE Scholar 2025
Is COVID-19 Increasing Pollution in Natural Areas? 

EDALIA GUARTAN

YPIE Scholar 2025
A Meme A Day Keeps The Doctor Away: How Laughter Affects Emotions

MICHAEL SLATTERY

YPIE Scholar 2025
Does Technology Usage Determine A Person’s Environmental Concern? 

JAYLENE ANDERSON

YPIE Scholar 2025
Prevalence of Musculoskeletal Disorders Across Different Occupational Groups

TAHSIN TASNIM

YPIE Scholar 2025

YPIE Juniors

The Impact of Virtual ABA Therapy on Parental Attitudes and ABA Students’ Learning

ARIANNA

YPIE Scholar 2026
Advancing Methods of Assessing Bone Quality to Expand Screening for Osteoporosis

EMELY

YPIE Scholar 2026
A Novel Natural Language Processing Approach for Analyzing Lengthy Terms and Condition Agreements

JADEN

YPIE Scholar 2026
The Effect of Gender on the Diagnosis of Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome

SEAN

YPIE Scholar 2026

ApoE4 Exacerbates
Neurodegeneration in a Mouse Model of Tauopathy

AUTUMN

YPIE Scholar 2026
Single-Session Gamified Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy For Spider Phobia

GABRIEL

YPIE Scholar 2026
Enteroviruses vs. Type 1 Diabetes and its Effects on Race, Age, and Gender

KAMEKO

YPIE Scholar 2026
Cognitive Skills Affected by Contact Sports: The Long-term Effect of Repeated Head Trauma as an Adolescent

SYDNEY

YPIE Scholar 2026
Asch Conformity Effect Within a Virtual Environment

EDWIN

YPIE Scholar 2026
Attitudes Towards Cybersecurity & Cybercrimes Among Businesses

GIAN

YPIE Scholar 2026
Dietary Effects on Cognitive Thinking for Pilots

KEVIN

YPIE Scholar 2026
How Local Culture Affects Obstetricians Emergency Decision Making

TANYA

YPIE Scholar 2026

YPIE Sophomores

Sneaker Innovation & Technology on the Well-Being of Seniors

ALEXANDER

YPIE Scholar 2027
The Role of Fibrinogen in White Matter Vs. Grey Matter Atrophy

ASIYAH

YPIE Scholar 2027
The Connection Between Atopic Dermatitis and Mental Health Issues

ELIZABETH S.

YPIE Scholar 2027
Comparing the Impact of an Invasive Tree Species on Neighboring Plant Species

JULIA

YPIE Scholar 2027
The Effect of Aquaporin Expression on Plasmodium Development

NIREL

YPIE Scholar 2027
Knowledge, Attitudes, and practice of Medicinal Plants among the community of Yonkers, NY

YOSELIN

YPIE Scholar 2027
The Connection Between Cognitive Skills and Stimulant Users

AMIYAH

YPIE Scholar 2027
The Relationship Between Dectin-1 and Allergies

DANIEL

YPIE Scholar 2027
The Effect Osteogenesis Imperfecta has on Muscles

GIANNIE

YPIE Scholar 2027
Feeding a Community through Hydroponics on the Science Barge

MALAK

YPIE Scholar 2027
The Effect of Dopamine Production in Occurrence of CRS as a Side Effect of Immunotherapy

SWAPNA

YPIE Scholar 2027
Hydroponics as an Innovative Technique for Crop Growth: a Comparison Study

ZOWIE

YPIE Scholar 2027
The Effects of K-Pop Music On People’s Mood, Behavior, and Self-esteem

ANAYIAH

YPIE Scholar 2027
Delayed Gratification and Levels of Income

ELIZABETH O.

YPIE Scholar 2027
Robotic Terrain Adaptability in Foreign Unknown Environments

JIREH

YPIE Scholar 2027
The Effects of Higher Doses and More Frequent use of Evolocumab in Diabetics

NAOMI

YPIE Scholar 2027
The Effects of Fatty Acid Oxidation on Chronic Kidney Disease

YASMEEN

YPIE Scholar 2027