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Lori A, Schultebraucks K, Galatzer-Levy I, Daskalakis NP, Katrinli S, Smith AK, Myers AJ, Richholt R, Huentelman M, Guffanti G, Wuchty S, Gould F, Harvey PD, Nemeroff CB, Jovanovic T, Gerasimov ES, Maples-Keller JL, Stevens JS, Michopoulos V, Rothbaum BO, Wingo AP, Ressler KJ. Transcriptome-wide association study of post-trauma symptom trajectories identified GRIN3B as a potential biomarker for PTSD development. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2021 Sep;46(10):1811-1820. doi: 10.1038/s41386-021-01073-8. Epub 2021 Jun 29. PubMed PMID: 34188182; NIHMSID:NIHMS1708233.

Cakmak AS, Alday EAP, Da Poian G, Rad AB, Metzler TJ, Neylan TC, House SL, Beaudoin FL, An X, Stevens JS, Zeng D, Linnstaedt SD, Jovanovic T, Germine LT, Bollen KA, Rauch SL, Lewandowski CA, Hendry PL, Sheikh S, Storrow AB, Musey PI, Haran JP, Jones CW, Punches BE, Swor RA, Gentile NT, McGrath ME, Seamon MJ, Mohiuddin K, Chang AM, Pearson C, Domeier RM, Bruce SE, O'Neil BJ, Rathlev NK, Sanchez LD, Pietrzak RH, Joormann J, Barch DM, Pizzagalli DA, Harte SE, Elliott JM, Kessler RC, Koenen KC, Ressler KJ, Mclean SA, Li Q, Clifford GD. Classification and Prediction of Post-Trauma Outcomes Related to PTSD Using Circadian Rhythm Changes Measured via Wrist-Worn Research Watch in a Large Longitudinal Cohort. IEEE J Biomed Health Inform. 2021 Aug;25(8):2866-2876. doi: 10.1109/JBHI.2021.3053909. Epub 2021 Aug 6. PubMed PMID: 33481725.


Fendt M, Kreutzmann JC, Jovanovic T. Learning safety to reduce fear: Recent insights and potential implications. Behav Brain Res. 2021 Aug 6;411:113402. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2021.113402. Epub 2021 Jun 4. PubMed PMID: 34089756.



Reda MH, Marusak HA, Ely TD, van Rooij SJH, Stenson AF, Stevens JS, France JM, Tottenham N, Jovanovic T. Community Violence Exposure is Associated with Hippocampus-Insula Resting State Functional Connectivity in Urban Youth. Neuroscience. 2021 Aug 1;468:149-157. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2021.06.010. Epub 2021 Jun 12. PubMed PMID: 34129912; NIHMSID:NIHMS1717107.



van Rooij SJH, Ravi M, Ely TD, Michopoulos V, Winters SJ, Shin J, Marin MF, Milad MR, Rothbaum BO, Ressler KJ, Jovanovic T, Stevens JS. Hippocampal activation during contextual fear inhibition related to resilience in the early aftermath of trauma. Behav Brain Res. 2021 Jun 25;408:113282. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2021.113282. Epub 2021 Apr 2. PubMed PMID: 33819532; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8128041.



Grasser LR, Jovanovic T. Safety learning during development: Implications for development of psychopathology. Behav Brain Res. 2021 Jun 25;408:113297. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2021.113297. Epub 2021 Apr 18. Review. PubMed PMID: 33862062; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8102395.


Sarlija M, Popovic S, Jagodic M, Jovanovic T, Ivkovic V, Zhang Q, Strangman G, Cosic K. Prediction of Task Performance From Physiological Features of Stress Resilience. IEEE J Biomed Health Inform. 2021 Jun;25(6):2150-2161. doi: 10.1109/JBHI.2020.3041315. Epub 2021 Jun 3. PubMed PMID: 33253118.


Harnett NG, van Rooij SJH, Ely TD, Lebois LAM, Murty VP, Jovanovic T, Hill SB, Dumornay NM, Merker JB, Bruce SE, House SL, Beaudoin FL, An X, Zeng D, Neylan TC, Clifford GD, Linnstaedt SD, Germine LT, Bollen KA, Rauch SL, Lewandowski C, Hendry PL, Sheikh S, Storrow AB, Musey PI Jr, Haran JP, Jones CW, Punches BE, Swor RA, McGrath ME, Pascual JL, Seamon MJ, Mohiuddin K, Chang AM, Pearson C, Peak DA, Domeier RM, Rathlev NK, Sanchez LD, Pietrzak RH, Joormann J, Barch DM, Pizzagalli DA, Sheridan JF, Harte SE, Elliott JM, Kessler RC, Koenen KC, Mclean S, Ressler KJ, Stevens JS. Prognostic neuroimaging biomarkers of trauma-related psychopathology: resting-state fMRI shortly after trauma predicts future PTSD and depression symptoms in the AURORA study. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2021 Jun;46(7):1263-1271. doi: 10.1038/s41386-020-00946-8. Epub 2021 Jan 21. PubMed PMID: 33479509; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8134491.



Trang K, Ly AT, Lam LX, Brown CA, To MQ, Sullivan PS, Worthman CM, Giang LM, Jovanovic T. Mental health in HIV prevention and care: A qualitative study of challenges and facilitators to integration in Vietnam. Soc Sci Med. 2021 Jun;279:113978. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2021.113978. Epub 2021 Apr 29. PubMed PMID: 34000583.



Assari S, Boyce S, Jovanovic T. Association between Hippocampal Volume and Working Memory in 10,000+ 9-10-Year-Old Children: Sex Differences. Children (Basel). 2021 May 18;8(5). doi: 10.3390/children8050411. PubMed PMID: 34070074; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8158143.



Gluck RL, Hartzell GE, Dixon HD, Michopoulos V, Powers A, Stevens JS, Fani N, Carter S, Schwartz AC, Jovanovic T, Ressler KJ, Bradley B, Gillespie CF. Trauma exposure and stress-related disorders in a large, urban, predominantly African-American, female sample. Arch Womens Ment Health. 2021 May 15;. doi: 10.1007/s00737-021-01141-4. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33990847.



Fani N, Stenson AF, van Rooij SJH, La Barrie DL, Jovanovic T. White matter microstructure in trauma-exposed children: Associations with pubertal stage. Dev Sci. 2021 May 13;. doi: 10.1111/desc.13120. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33983665.



Wuchty S, Myers AJ, Ramirez-Restrepo M, Huentelman M, Richolt R, Gould F, Harvey PD, Michopolous V, Steven JS, Wingo AP, Lori A, Maples-Keller JL, Rothbaum AO, Jovanovic T, Rothbaum BO, Ressler KJ, Nemeroff CB. Integration of peripheral transcriptomics, genomics, and interactomics following trauma identifies causal genes for symptoms of post-traumatic stress and major depression. Mol Psychiatry. 2021 May 7;. doi: 10.1038/s41380-021-01084-3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33963278.



Lori A, Avramopoulos D, Wang AW, Mulle J, Massa N, Duncan EJ, Powers A, Conneely K, Gillespie CF, Jovanovic T, Ressler KJ, Pearce BD. Polygenic risk scores differentiate schizophrenia patients with toxoplasma gondii compared to toxoplasma seronegative patients. Compr Psychiatry. 2021 May;107:152236. doi: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2021.152236. Epub 2021 Mar 2. PubMed PMID: 33721583.



Reist C, Jovanovic T, Kantarovich D, Weingast L, Hollifield M, Novin M, Khalaghizadeh S, Jafari B, George R, Riser M, Woodford J, Norrholm SD. An analysis of fear inhibition and fear extinction in a sample of veterans with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA): Implications for co-morbidity with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Behav Brain Res. 2021 Apr 23;404:113172. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2021.113172. Epub 2021 Feb 9. PubMed PMID: 33577879.



Kreutzmann JC, Marin MF, Fendt M, Milad MR, Ressler K, Jovanovic T. Unconditioned response to an aversive stimulus as predictor of response to conditioned fear and safety: A cross-species study. Behav Brain Res. 2021 Mar 26;402:113105. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2020.113105. Epub 2021 Jan 6. PubMed PMID: 33417995.



Stenson AF, van Rooij SJH, Carter SE, Powers A, Jovanovic T. A legacy of fear: Physiological evidence for intergenerational effects of trauma exposure on fear and safety signal learning among African Americans. Behav Brain Res. 2021 Mar 26;402:113017. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2020.113017. Epub 2020 Nov 13. PubMed PMID: 33197457.



Stadtler H, Shaw G, Neigh GN. Mini-review: Elucidating the psychological, physical, and sex-based interactions between HIV infection and stress. Neurosci Lett. 2021 Mar 16;747:135698. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2021.135698. Epub 2021 Feb 1. Review. PubMed PMID: 33540057; NIHMSID:NIHMS1672793.



Hyatt CS, Maples-Keller JL, Crowe ML, Sleep CE, Carter ST, Michopoulos V, Stevens JS, Jovanovic T, Bradley B, Miller JD, Powers A. Psychometric Properties of the Personality Inventory for DSM-5-Brief Form in a Community Sample with High Rates of Trauma Exposure. J Pers Assess. 2021 Mar-Apr;103(2):204-213. doi: 10.1080/00223891.2020.1713138. Epub 2020 Jan 29. PubMed PMID: 31995393.



Cushman GK, Shih S, Stolz MG, Hinrichs RC, Jovanovic T, Lee JL, Kugathasan S, Reed B. Stressful life events, depression, and the moderating role of psychophysiological reactivity in patients with pediatric inflammatory bowel disease. J Psychosom Res. 2021 Feb;141:110323. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2020.110323. Epub 2020 Nov 30. PubMed PMID: 33321262; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7855667.



Powers A, Hunnicutt K, Stenson A, Jovanovic T, Kaslow N, Bradley B. Associations Between Emotion Dysregulation Dimensions and Parenting Behaviors in Trauma-Exposed African American Mothers. Child Maltreat. 2021 Jan 19;:1077559520988352. doi: 10.1177/1077559520988352. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33464135.



Maples-Keller JL, Hyatt CS, Sleep CE, Stevens JS, Fenlon EE, Jovanovic T, Rothbaum BO, Ressler KJ, Carter S, Bradley B, Fani N, Powers A, Michopoulos V. DSM-5 alternative model for personality disorders trait domains and PTSD symptoms in a sample of highly traumatized African American women and a prospective sample of trauma center patients. Personal Disord. 2021 Jan 14;. doi: 10.1037/per0000477. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33444034; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8277882.



Harris CE, Carter S, Powers A, Bradley B. Impulsivity Mediates the Link between Childhood Sexual Abuse and Juvenile Incarceration among Low-Income African American Women. J Aggress Maltreat Trauma. 2021;30(3):389-409. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2019.1692981. Epub 2019 Nov 26. PubMed PMID: 34093000; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8171029.



Stenson AF, Nugent NR, van Rooij SJH, Minton ST, Compton AB, Hinrichs R, Jovanovic T. Puberty drives fear learning during adolescence. Dev Sci. 2021 Jan;24(1):e13000. doi: 10.1111/desc.13000. Epub 2020 Jul 28. PubMed PMID: 32497415.



Bale TL, Jovanovic T. The critical importance in identifying the biological mechanisms underlying the effects of racism on mental health. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2021 Jan;46(1):233. doi: 10.1038/s41386-020-00801-w. PubMed PMID: 32792682; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7424557.



Harnett NG, Stevens JS, van Rooij SJH, Ely TD, Michopoulos V, Hudak L, Jovanovic T, Rothbaum BO, Ressler KJ, Fani N. Multimodal structural neuroimaging markers of risk and recovery from posttrauma anhedonia: A prospective investigation. Depress Anxiety. 2021 Jan;38(1):79-88. doi: 10.1002/da.23104. Epub 2020 Nov 10. PubMed PMID: 33169525; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7785637.



La Barrie D, Hardy RA, Clendinen C, Jain J, Bradley B, Teer AP, Michopoulos V, Vance LA, Hinrichs R, Jovanovic T, Fani N. Maternal influences on binge eating behaviors in children. Psychiatry Res. 2021 Jan;295:113600. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2020.113600. Epub 2020 Nov 26. PubMed PMID: 33290943.



Katrinli S, Zheng Y, Gautam A, Hammamieh R, Yang R, Venkateswaran S, Kilaru V, Lori A, Hinrichs R, Powers A, Gillespie CF, Wingo AP, Michopoulos V, Jovanovic T, Wolf EJ, McGlinchey RE, Milberg WP, Miller MW, Kugathasan S, Jett M, Logue MW, Ressler KJ, Smith AK. PTSD is associated with increased DNA methylation across regions of HLA-DPB1 and SPATC1L. Brain Behav Immun. 2021 Jan;91:429-436. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2020.10.023. Epub 2020 Nov 3. PubMed PMID: 33152445; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7749859.



Wang X, Xie H, Chen T, Cotton AS, Salminen LE, Logue MW, Clarke-Rubright EK, Wall J, Dennis EL, O'Leary BM, Abdallah CG, Andrew E, Baugh LA, Bomyea J, Bruce SE, Bryant R, Choi K, Daniels JK, Davenport ND, Davidson RJ, DeBellis M, deRoon-Cassini T, Disner SG, Fani N, Fercho KA, Fitzgerald J, Forster GL, Frijling JL, Geuze E, Gomaa H, Gordon EM, Grupe D, Harpaz-Rotem I, Haswell CC, Herzog JI, Hofmann D, Hollifield M, Hosseini B, Hudson AR, Ipser J, Jahanshad N, Jovanovic T, Kaufman ML, King AP, Koch SBJ, Koerte IK, Korgaonkar MS, Krystal JH, Larson C, Lebois LAM, Levy I, Li G, Magnotta VA, Manthey A, May G, McLaughlin KA, Mueller SC, Nawijn L, Nelson SM, Neria Y, Nitschke JB, Olff M, Olson EA, Peverill M, Luan Phan K, Rashid FM, Ressler K, Rosso IM, Sambrook K, Schmahl C, Shenton ME, Sierk A, Simons JS, Simons RM, Sponheim SR, Stein MB, Stein DJ, Stevens JS, Straube T, Suarez-Jimenez B, Tamburrino M, Thomopoulos SI, van der Wee NJA, van der Werff SJA, van Erp TGM, van Rooij SJH, van Zuiden M, Varkevisser T, Veltman DJ, Vermeiren RRJM, Walter H, Wang L, Zhu Y, Zhu X, Thompson PM, Morey RA, Liberzon I. Cortical volume abnormalities in posttraumatic stress disorder: an ENIGMA-psychiatric genomics consortium PTSD workgroup mega-analysis. Mol Psychiatry. 2020 Dec 7;. doi: 10.1038/s41380-020-00967-1. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33288872; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8180531.



McEwen LM, O'Donnell KJ, McGill MG, Edgar RD, Jones MJ, MacIsaac JL, Lin DTS, Ramadori K, Morin A, Gladish N, Garg E, Unternaehrer E, Pokhvisneva I, Karnani N, Kee MZL, Klengel T, Adler NE, Barr RG, Letourneau N, Giesbrecht GF, Reynolds JN, Czamara D, Armstrong JM, Essex MJ, de Weerth C, Beijers R, Tollenaar MS, Bradley B, Jovanovic T, Ressler KJ, Steiner M, Entringer S, Wadhwa PD, Buss C, Bush NR, Binder EB, Boyce WT, Meaney MJ, Horvath S, Kobor MS. The PedBE clock accurately estimates DNA methylation age in pediatric buccal cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Sep 22;117(38):23329-23335. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1820843116. Epub 2019 Oct 14. PubMed PMID: 31611402; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7519312.



Bijanki KR, van Rooij SJH, Ely TD, Stevens JS, Inman CS, Fasano RE, Carter SE, Winters SJ, Baman JR, Drane DL, Jovanovic T, Willie JT. Case Series: Unilateral Amygdala Ablation Ameliorates Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms and Biomarkers. Neurosurgery. 2020 Sep 15;87(4):796-802. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyaa051. PubMed PMID: 32259241; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7593359.



Jovanovic T, Stenson AF, Thompson N, Clifford A, Compton A, Minton S, van Rooij SJF, Stevens JS, Lori A, Nugent N, Gillespie CF, Bradley B, Ressler KJ. Impact of ADCYAP1R1 genotype on longitudinal fear conditioning in children: interaction with trauma and sex. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2020 Sep;45(10):1603-1608. doi: 10.1038/s41386-020-0748-2. Epub 2020 Jun 26. PubMed PMID: 32590837; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7421882.



Rauch SAM, Sripada R, Burton M, Michopoulos V, Kerley K, Marx CE, Kilts JD, Naylor JC, Rothbaum BO, McLean CP, Smith A, Norrholm SD, Jovanovic T, Liberzon I, Williamson DE, Yarvis CJS, Dondanville KA, Young-McCaughan S, Keane TM, Peterson AL. Neuroendocrine biomarkers of prolonged exposure treatment response in military-related PTSD. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2020 Sep;119:104749. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2020.104749. Epub 2020 Jun 8. PubMed PMID: 32554173.



Katrinli S, Stevens J, Wani AH, Lori A, Kilaru V, van Rooij SJH, Hinrichs R, Powers A, Gillespie CF, Michopoulos V, Gautam A, Jett M, Hammamieh R, Yang R, Wildman D, Qu A, Koenen K, Aiello AE, Jovanovic T, Uddin M, Ressler KJ, Smith AK. Evaluating the impact of trauma and PTSD on epigenetic prediction of lifespan and neural integrity. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2020 Sep;45(10):1609-1616. doi: 10.1038/s41386-020-0700-5. Epub 2020 May 7. PubMed PMID: 32380512; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7421899.



Harnett NG, Stevens JS, Fani N, van Rooij SJH, Ely TD, Michopoulos V, Hudak L, Rothbaum AO, Hinrichs R, Winters SJ, Jovanovic T, Rothbaum BO, Nickerson LD, Ressler KJ. Acute Posttraumatic Symptoms Are Associated With Multimodal Neuroimaging Structural Covariance Patterns: A Possible Role for the Neural Substrates of Visual Processing in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. Biol Psychiatry Cogn Neurosci Neuroimaging. 2020 Aug 7;. doi: 10.1016/j.bpsc.2020.07.019. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33012681; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7954466.



Rauch SAM, Yasinski CW, Post LM, Jovanovic T, Norrholm S, Sherrill AM, Michopoulos V, Maples-Keller JL, Black K, Zwiebach L, Dunlop BW, Loucks L, Lannert B, Stojek M, Watkins L, Burton M, Sprang K, McSweeney L, Ragsdale K, Rothbaum BO. An intensive outpatient program with prolonged exposure for veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: Retention, predictors, and patterns of change. Psychol Serv. 2020 Jul 13;. doi: 10.1037/ser0000422. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32658509.



Schultebraucks K, Shalev AY, Michopoulos V, Grudzen CR, Shin SM, Stevens JS, Maples-Keller JL, Jovanovic T, Bonanno GA, Rothbaum BO, Marmar CR, Nemeroff CB, Ressler KJ, Galatzer-Levy IR. A validated predictive algorithm of post-traumatic stress course following emergency department admission after a traumatic stressor. Nat Med. 2020 Jul;26(7):1084-1088. doi: 10.1038/s41591-020-0951-z. Epub 2020 Jul 6. PubMed PMID: 32632194.



Ćosić K, Popović S, Šarlija M, Kesedžić I, Jovanovic T. Artificial intelligence in prediction of mental health disorders induced by the COVID-19 pandemic among health care workers. Croat Med J. 2020 Jul 5;61(3):279-288. PubMed PMID: 32643346; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7358693.



Booker JA, Fivush R, Graci ME, Heitz H, Hudak LA, Jovanovic T, Rothbaum BO, Stevens JS. Longitudinal changes in trauma narratives over the first year and associations with coping and mental health. J Affect Disord. 2020 Jul 1;272:116-124. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2020.04.009. Epub 2020 Apr 24. PubMed PMID: 32379602; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7310038.



Kreutzmann JC, Jovanovic T, Fendt M. Infralimbic cortex activity is required for the expression but not the acquisition of conditioned safety. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2020 Jul;237(7):2161-2172. doi: 10.1007/s00213-020-05527-7. Epub 2020 May 4. PubMed PMID: 32363439; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7306044.



Huckins LM, Chatzinakos C, Breen MS, Hartmann J, Klengel T, da Silva Almeida AC, Dobbyn A, Girdhar K, Hoffman GE, Klengel C, Logue MW, Lori A, Maihofer AX, Morrison FG, Nguyen HT, Park Y, Ruderfer D, Sloofman LG, van Rooij SJH, Baker DG, Chen CY, Cox N, Duncan LE, Geyer MA, Glatt SJ, Im HK, Risbrough VB, Smoller JW, Stein DJ, Yehuda R, Liberzon I, Koenen KC, Jovanovic T, Kellis M, Miller MW, Bacanu SA, Nievergelt CM, Buxbaum JD, Sklar P, Ressler KJ, Stahl EA, Daskalakis NP. Analysis of Genetically Regulated Gene Expression Identifies a Prefrontal PTSD Gene, SNRNP35, Specific to Military Cohorts. Cell Rep. 2020 Jun 2;31(9):107716. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2020.107716. PubMed PMID: 32492425; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7359754.



Branco RC, Burkett JP, Black CA, Winokur E, Ellsworth W, Dhamsania RK, Lohr KM, Schroeder JP, Weinshenker D, Jovanovic T, Miller GW. Vesicular monoamine transporter 2 mediates fear behavior in mice. Genes Brain Behav. 2020 Jun;19(5):e12634. doi: 10.1111/gbb.12634. Epub 2020 Jan 14. PubMed PMID: 31898856; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8170828.



Pöhlchen D, Leuchs L, Binder FP, Blaskovich B, Nantawisarakul T, Topalidis P, Brückl TM, Norrholm SD, Jovanovic T, Spoormaker VI. No robust differences in fear conditioning between patients with fear-related disorders and healthy controls. Behav Res Ther. 2020 Jun;129:103610. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2020.103610. Epub 2020 Mar 29. PubMed PMID: 32302820.



Seligowski AV, Merker JB, Swiercz AP, Park J, Marvar PJ, Ressler KJ, Jovanovic T. Examining the cardiovascular response to fear extinction in a trauma-exposed sample. J Psychiatr Res. 2020 May;124:85-90. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2020.02.024. Epub 2020 Feb 26. PubMed PMID: 32126364; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7097830.



Maples-Keller JL, Post LM, Price M, Goodnight JM, Burton MS, Yasinski CW, Michopoulos V, Stevens JS, Hinrichs R, Rothbaum AO, Hudak L, Houry D, Jovanovic T, Ressler K, Rothbaum BO. Investigation of optimal dose of early intervention to prevent posttraumatic stress disorder: A multiarm randomized trial of one and three sessions of modified prolonged exposure. Depress Anxiety. 2020 May;37(5):429-437. doi: 10.1002/da.23015. Epub 2020 Apr 5. PubMed PMID: 32248637; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7347250.



Lakshman M, Murphy L, Mekawi Y, Carter S, Briscione M, Bradley B, Tone EB, Norrholm SD, Jovanovic T, Powers A. Attention bias towards threat in African American children exposed to early life trauma. Behav Brain Res. 2020 Apr 6;383:112513. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2020.112513. Epub 2020 Jan 25. PubMed PMID: 31991179; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7040527.



van Rooij SJH, Smith RD, Stenson AF, Ely TD, Yang X, Tottenham N, Stevens JS, Jovanovic T. Increased activation of the fear neurocircuitry in children exposed to violence. Depress Anxiety. 2020 Apr;37(4):303-312. doi: 10.1002/da.22994. Epub 2020 Jan 17. PubMed PMID: 31951308; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7145742.



Mekawi Y, Murphy L, Munoz A, Briscione M, Tone EB, Norrholm SD, Jovanovic T, Bradley B, Powers A. The role of negative affect in the association between attention bias to threat and posttraumatic stress: An eye-tracking study. Psychiatry Res. 2020 Feb;284:112674. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2019.112674. Epub 2019 Dec 9. PubMed PMID: 31831200; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7012707.



McLean SA, Ressler K, Koenen KC, Neylan T, Germine L, Jovanovic T, Clifford GD, Zeng D, An X, Linnstaedt S, Beaudoin F, House S, Bollen KA, Musey P, Hendry P, Jones CW, Lewandowski C, Swor R, Datner E, Mohiuddin K, Stevens JS, Storrow A, Kurz MC, McGrath ME, Fermann GJ, Hudak LA, Gentile N, Chang AM, Peak DA, Pascual JL, Seamon MJ, Sergot P, Peacock WF, Diercks D, Sanchez LD, Rathlev N, Domeier R, Haran JP, Pearson C, Murty VP, Insel TR, Dagum P, Onnela JP, Bruce SE, Gaynes BN, Joormann J, Miller MW, Pietrzak RH, Buysse DJ, Pizzagalli DA, Rauch SL, Harte SE, Young LJ, Barch DM, Lebois LAM, van Rooij SJH, Luna B, Smoller JW, Dougherty RF, Pace TWW, Binder E, Sheridan JF, Elliott JM, Basu A, Fromer M, Parlikar T, Zaslavsky AM, Kessler R. The AURORA Study: a longitudinal, multimodal library of brain biology and function after traumatic stress exposure. Mol Psychiatry. 2020 Feb;25(2):283-296. doi: 10.1038/s41380-019-0581-3. Epub 2019 Nov 19. Review. PubMed PMID: 31745239; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6981025.


Hartzell G, Stenson AF, van Rooij SJH, Kim YJ, Vance LA, Hinrichs R, Kaslow N, Bradley B, Jovanovic T. Intergenerational effects of maternal PTSD: Roles of parenting stress and child sex. Psychol Trauma. 2020 Jan 9;. doi: 10.1037/tra0000542. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31916804; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7343607.

Powers A, Stevens JS, O'Banion D, Stenson AF, Kaslow N, Jovanovic T, Bradley B. Intergenerational transmission of risk for PTSD symptoms in African American children: The roles of maternal and child emotion dysregulation. Psychol Trauma. 2020 Jan 2;. doi: 10.1037/tra0000543. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31894989; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7329591.


Jovanovic T, Duncan EJ, Kaye J, Garza K, Norrholm SD, Inslicht SS, Neylan TC, Mathew SJ, Iosifescu D, Rothbaum BO, Mayberg HS, Dunlop BW. Psychophysiological treatment outcomes: Corticotropin-releasing factor type 1 receptor antagonist increases inhibition of fear-potentiated startle in PTSD patients. Psychophysiology. 2020 Jan;57(1):e13356. doi: 10.1111/psyp.13356. Epub 2019 Feb 26. PubMed PMID: 30807663; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6710166.


Dennis EL, Disner SG, Fani N, Salminen LE, Logue M, Clarke EK, Haswell CC, Averill CL, Baugh LA, Bomyea J, Bruce SE, Cha J, Choi K, Davenport ND, Densmore M, du Plessis S, Forster GL, Frijling JL, Gonenc A, Gruber S, Grupe DW, Guenette JP, Hayes J, Hofmann D, Ipser J, Jovanovic T, Kelly S, Kennis M, Kinzel P, Koch SBJ, Koerte I, Koopowitz S, Korgaonkar M, Krystal J, Lebois LAM, Li G, Magnotta VA, Manthey A, May GJ, Menefee DS, Nawijn L, Nelson SM, Neufeld RWJ, Nitschke JB, O'Doherty D, Peverill M, Ressler KJ, Roos A, Sheridan MA, Sierk A, Simmons A, Simons RM, Simons JS, Stevens J, Suarez-Jimenez B, Sullivan DR, Théberge J, Tran JK, van den Heuvel L, van der Werff SJA, van Rooij SJH, van Zuiden M, Velez C, Verfaellie M, Vermeiren RRJM, Wade BSC, Wager T, Walter H, Winternitz S, Wolff J, York G, Zhu Y, Zhu X, Abdallah CG, Bryant R, Daniels JK, Davidson RJ, Fercho KA, Franz C, Geuze E, Gordon EM, Kaufman ML, Kremen WS, Lagopoulos J, Lanius RA, Lyons MJ, McCauley SR, McGlinchey R, McLaughlin KA, Milberg W, Neria Y, Olff M, Seedat S, Shenton M, Sponheim SR, Stein DJ, Stein MB, Straube T, Tate DF, van der Wee NJA, Veltman DJ, Wang L, Wilde EA, Thompson PM, Kochunov P, Jahanshad N, Morey RA. Altered white matter microstructural organization in posttraumatic stress disorder across 3047 adults: results from the PGC-ENIGMA PTSD consortium. Mol Psychiatry. 2019 Dec 19;. doi: 10.1038/s41380-019-0631-x. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31857689; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7302988.


Tudor L, Nedic Erjavec G, Nikolac Perkovic M, Konjevod M, Svob Strac D, Uzun S, Kozumplik O, Jovanovic T, Lauc G, Pivac N. N-glycomic Profile in Combat Related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Biomolecules. 2019 Dec 6;9(12). doi: 10.3390/biom9120834. PubMed PMID: 31817821; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6995522.


Rosenfield D, Smits JAJ, Hofmann SG, Mataix-Cols D, de la Cruz LF, Andersson E, Rück C, Monzani B, Pérez-Vigil A, Frumento P, Davis M, de Kleine RA, Difede J, Dunlop BW, Farrell LJ, Geller D, Gerardi M, Guastella AJ, Hendriks GJ, Kushner MG, Lee FS, Lenze EJ, Levinson CA, McConnell H, Plag J, Pollack MH, Ressler KJ, Rodebaugh TL, Rothbaum BO, Storch EA, Ströhle A, Tart CD, Tolin DF, van Minnen A, Waters AM, Weems CF, Wilhelm S, Wyka K, Altemus M, Anderson P, Cukor J, Finck C, Geffken GR, Golfels F, Goodman WK, Gutner CA, Heyman I, Jovanovic T, Lewin AB, McNamara JP, Murphy TK, Norrholm S, Thuras P, Turner C, Otto MW. Changes in Dosing and Dose Timing of D-Cycloserine Explain Its Apparent Declining Efficacy for Augmenting Exposure Therapy for Anxiety-related Disorders: An Individual Participant-data Meta-analysis. J Anxiety Disord. 2019 Dec;68:102149. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2019.102149. Epub 2019 Sep 23. PubMed PMID: 31698111.


Maples-Keller JL, Rauch SAM, Jovanovic T, Yasinski CW, Goodnight JM, Sherrill A, Black K, Michopoulos V, Dunlop BW, Rothbaum BO, Norrholm SD. Changes in trauma-potentiated startle, skin conductance, and heart rate within prolonged exposure therapy for PTSD in high and low treatment responders. J Anxiety Disord. 2019 Dec;68:102147. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2019.102147. Epub 2019 Sep 21. PubMed PMID: 31669786.


Difede J, Rothbaum BO, Rizzo AA, Wyka K, Spielman L, Jovanovic T, Reist C, Roy MJ, Norrholm SD, Glatt C, Lee F. Enhanced exposure therapy for combat-related Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2019 Dec;87:105857. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2019.105857. Epub 2019 Oct 24. PubMed PMID: 31669451.


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Fani N, Michopoulos V, van Rooij SJH, Clendinen C, Hardy RA, Jovanovic T, Rothbaum BO, Ressler KJ, Stevens JS. Structural connectivity and risk for anhedonia after trauma: A prospective study and replication. J Psychiatr Res. 2019 Sep;116:34-41. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2019.05.009. Epub 2019 May 14. PubMed PMID: 31181391; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7039326.


Lebow MA, Schroeder M, Tsoory M, Holzman-Karniel D, Mehta D, Ben-Dor S, Gil S, Bradley B, Smith AK, Jovanovic T, Ressler KJ, Binder EB, Chen A. Glucocorticoid-induced leucine zipper "quantifies" stressors and increases male susceptibility to PTSD. Transl Psychiatry. 2019 Jul 25;9(1):178. doi: 10.1038/s41398-019-0509-3. PubMed PMID: 31346158; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6658561.


Turkson S, Kloster A, Hamilton PJ, Neigh GN. Neuroendocrine drivers of risk and resilience: The influence of metabolism & mitochondria. Front Neuroendocrinol. 2019 Jul;54:100770. doi: 10.1016/j.yfrne.2019.100770. Epub 2019 Jul 6. Review. PubMed PMID: 31288042; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6886586.


McLaughlin KA, DeCross SN, Jovanovic T, Tottenham N. Mechanisms linking childhood adversity with psychopathology: Learning as an intervention target. Behav Res Ther. 2019 Jul;118:101-109. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2019.04.008. Epub 2019 Apr 18. Review. PubMed PMID: 31030002; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6536359.


Seligowski AV, Lebois LAM, Hill SB, Kahhale I, Wolff JD, Jovanovic T, Winternitz SR, Kaufman ML, Ressler KJ. Autonomic responses to fear conditioning among women with PTSD and dissociation. Depress Anxiety. 2019 Jul;36(7):625-634. doi: 10.1002/da.22903. Epub 2019 Apr 22. PubMed PMID: 31012207; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6602841.


Kim YJ, van Rooij SJH, Ely TD, Fani N, Ressler KJ, Jovanovic T, Stevens JS. Association between posttraumatic stress disorder severity and amygdala habituation to fearful stimuli. Depress Anxiety. 2019 Jul;36(7):647-658. doi: 10.1002/da.22928. PubMed PMID: 31260599; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6943827.


Fani N, King TZ, Clendinen C, Hardy RA, Surapaneni S, Blair JR, White SF, Powers A, Ely TD, Jovanovic T, Ressler KJ, Bradley B. Attentional control abnormalities in posttraumatic stress disorder: Functional, behavioral, and structural correlates. J Affect Disord. 2019 Jun 15;253:343-351. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2019.04.098. Epub 2019 Apr 30. PubMed PMID: 31078834; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6857173.


Wang AW, Avramopoulos D, Lori A, Mulle J, Conneely K, Powers A, Duncan E, Almli L, Massa N, McGrath J, Schwartz AC, Goes FS, Weng L, Wang R, Yolken R, Ruczinski I, Gillespie CF, Jovanovic T, Ressler K, Pulver AE, Pearce BD. Genome-wide association study in two populations to determine genetic variants associated with Toxoplasma gondii infection and relationship to schizophrenia risk. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2019 Jun 8;92:133-147. doi: 10.1016/j.pnpbp.2018.12.019. Epub 2019 Jan 2. PubMed PMID: 30610941.


Hartzell G, Stenson AF, van Rooij SJH, Kim YJ, Vance LA, Hinrichs R, Kaslow N, Bradley B, Jovanovic T. Intergenerational effects of maternal PTSD: Roles of parenting stress and child sex. Psychol Trauma. 2020 Jan 9;. doi: 10.1037/tra0000542. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31916804; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7343607.

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