Posner Lab

Selected Publications

Lugo-Candelas, C., Cha, J., Hong, S., Bastidas, V., Weissman, M., Fifer, W. P., … Posner, J. (2018). Associations Between Brain Structure and Connectivity in Infants and Exposure to Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors During Pregnancy. JAMA pediatrics, 172(6), 525–533. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2017.5227

Weissman, M.M., Talati, A., Hao, X., & Posner, J. (2018). Risks for major depression: Searching for stable traits. Biological Psychiatry, 83(1), 7–8. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2017.10.010

Cha, J, Guffanti, G, Gingrich, J, Talati, A, Wickramaratne, P, Weissman, M, & Posner, J. (2017). Effects of serotonin transporter gene variation on impulsivity mediated by default mode network: A family study of depression. Cerebral Cortex. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhx097

Hao, X., Talati, A., Shankman, S.A., Liu, J., Kaiser, J., Tenke, C.E., … Posner, J. (2017). Stability of cortical thinning in persons at increased familial risk for major depressive disorder across 8 years. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 2(7), 619–625. doi: 10.1016/j.bpsc.2017.04.009

Posner, J., Song, I., Lee, S., Rodriguez, C.I., Moore, H., Marsh, R., Blair Simpson, H. (2017). Increased functional connectivity between the default mode and salience networks in unmedicated adults with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Human Brain Mapping, 38(2), 678–687. doi: 10.1002/hbm.23408

Roy, A.K., Bennett, R., Posner, J., Hulvershorn, L., Castellanos, F.X., & Klein, R.G. (2017). Altered intrinsic functional connectivity of the cingulate cortex in children with severe temper outbursts. Development and Psychopathology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1017/S0954579417001080

Biezonski, D., Cha, J., Steinglass, J., & Posner, J.. (2016). Evidence for thalamocortical circuit abnormalities and associated cognitive dysfunctions in underweight individuals with anoxeria nervosa. Neuropsychopharmacology, 42(6), 1560–1568. doi: 10.1038/npp.2015.314

Posner, J., Cha, J., Wang, Z., Talati, A., Warner, V., Gerber, A., Peterson, B.S., & Weissman, M.M. (2016). Increased default mode network connectivity in individuals at high familial risk for depression. Neuropsychopharmacology, 41(7), 1759–1767. doi: 10.1038/npp.2015.342

Cha, J., Fekete, T., Siciliano, F., Biezonski, D., Greenhill, L.L., Pliszka, S.R., Blader, J.C., Roy, A.K., Leibenluft, E., & Posner, J. (2015). Neural correlates of aggression in medication-naive children with ADHD: multivariate analysis of morphometry and tractography. Neuropsychopharmacology, 40(7), 1717–1725. doi: 10.1038/npp.2015.18

Posner, J., Park, C., & Wang, Z. (2014). Connecting the dots: a review of resting connectivity MRI studies in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Neuropsychology Review, 24(1), 3–15. doi: 10.1007/s11065-014-9251-z

Posner, J., Hellerstein, D.J., Gat, I., Mechling, A., Klahr, K., Wang, Z., McGrath, P.J., Stewart, J.W., & Peterson, B.S. (2013). Antidepressants normalize the default mode network in patients with dysthymia. JAMA Psychiatry, 70(4), 373–382. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.455

Posner, J., Maia, T.V., Fair, D., Peterson, B.S., Sonuga-Barke, E.J., & Nagel, B.J. (2011). The attenuation of dysfunctional emotional processing with stimulant medication: An fMRI study of adolescents with ADHD. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 193, 151–160. doi: 10.1016/j.pscychresns.2011.02.005

Posner, J., Nagel, B.J., Maia, T.V., Mechling, A., Oh, M., Wang, Z., & Peterson, B.S.. (2011). Abnormal amygdalar activation and connectivity in adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity-disorder. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 50(8), 828–837. doi: 10.1016/j.jaac.2011.05.010

Fair, D.A., Posner, J., Nagel, B.J., Bathula, D., Dias, T.G., Mills, K.L., Blythe, M.S., Giwa, A, Schmitt, C.F., & Nigg, J.T. (2010). Atypical default network connectivity in youth with ADHD. Biological Psychiatry, 68(12), 1084–1091. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2010.07.003

Posner, J., Russell, J.A., Gerber, A., Gorman, D., Colibazzi, T., Yu, S., Wang, Z., Kangarlu, A., Zhu, H., & Peterson, B.S. (2009). The neurophysiological bases of emotion: an fMRI study of the affective circumplex using emotion-denoting words. Human Brain Mapping, 30(3), 883–995. doi: 10.1002/hbm.20553

Posner, J., Russell, J.A., & Peterson, B.S. (2005). The circumplex model of affect: an integrative approach to affective neuroscience, cognitive development, and psychopathology. Development and Psychopathology, 17(3), 715–734. doi: 10.1017/S0954579405050340

For a list of all publications, refer to the National Center for Biotechnology Information