CHARLES ALEXANDER NELSON

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Brain functional networks in syndromic and non-syndromic autism: a graph theoretical study of EEG connectivity
    Jurriaan M Peters
    Computational Radiology Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMC Med 11:54. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Emotion recognition following early psychosocial deprivation
    Charles A Nelson
    Boston Children s Hospital, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 25:517-25. 2013
  3. pmc Use of event-related potentials in the study of typical and atypical development
    Charles A Nelson
    Harvard Medical School, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:1252-61. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The discrimination of facial expressions by typically developing infants and toddlers and those experiencing early institutional care
    Charles A Nelson
    Harvard Medical School, Harvard University, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 29:210-9. 2006
  5. pmc The role of face shape and pigmentation in other-race face perception: an electrophysiological study
    Benjamin Balas
    Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:498-506. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Event related potentials in the understanding of autism spectrum disorders: an analytical review
    Shafali S Jeste
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:495-510. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Designing research to study the effects of institutionalization on brain and behavioral development: the Bucharest Early Intervention Project
    Charles H Zeanah
    Department of Psychiatry, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 15:885-907. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint An integrative, multidisciplinary approach to the study of brain-behavior relations in the context of typical and atypical development
    Charles A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 14:499-520. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessment of neuropsychological function through use of the Cambridge Neuropsychological Testing Automated Battery: performance in 4- to 12-year-old children
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 22:595-624. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive recovery in socially deprived young children: the Bucharest Early Intervention Project
    Charles A Nelson
    Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Science 318:1937-40. 2007

Research Grants

  1. NEURAL MECHANISMS OF EARLY MEMORY DEVELOPMENT
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. The Development of Face Processing
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Neurocognitive Outcome of Infants of Diabetic Mothers
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. The Development of Face Processing
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. The Development of Face Processing
    CHARLES ALEXANDER NELSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
  6. NEUROPHYSIOLOGIC ASSESSMENT OF AT RISK NEWBORNS
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2002
  7. NEURAL MECHANISMS OF EARLY MEMORY DEVELOPMENT
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 1999
  8. The Relation Between Early Psychosocial Deprivation and Mental Health at 12 Years
    CHARLES ALEXANDER NELSON; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Brain functional networks in syndromic and non-syndromic autism: a graph theoretical study of EEG connectivity
    Jurriaan M Peters
    Computational Radiology Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMC Med 11:54. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Emotion recognition following early psychosocial deprivation
    Charles A Nelson
    Boston Children s Hospital, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 25:517-25. 2013
    ..It can be argued that our survival as a species depends in large measure on these skills...
  3. pmc Use of event-related potentials in the study of typical and atypical development
    Charles A Nelson
    Harvard Medical School, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:1252-61. 2008
    ..We conclude by offering recommendations for future research...
  4. ncbi request reprint The discrimination of facial expressions by typically developing infants and toddlers and those experiencing early institutional care
    Charles A Nelson
    Harvard Medical School, Harvard University, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 29:210-9. 2006
    ..Such findings suggest that early institutionalization does not affect the ability of 1- to 3-year-olds to discriminate facial expressions of emotion, at least as inferred by the Visual Paired Comparison Procedure...
  5. pmc The role of face shape and pigmentation in other-race face perception: an electrophysiological study
    Benjamin Balas
    Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:498-506. 2010
    ..Moreover, the N250 appears to only respond differentially to the skin color of upright faces, showing a lack of color sensitivity for inverted faces...
  6. doi request reprint Event related potentials in the understanding of autism spectrum disorders: an analytical review
    Shafali S Jeste
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:495-510. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Designing research to study the effects of institutionalization on brain and behavioral development: the Bucharest Early Intervention Project
    Charles H Zeanah
    Department of Psychiatry, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 15:885-907. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint An integrative, multidisciplinary approach to the study of brain-behavior relations in the context of typical and atypical development
    Charles A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 14:499-520. 2002
    ..Our goal in summarizing our research in this fashion is to promote discussion about promising templates for how research on brain, behavior, and development might proceed into the 21st century...
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessment of neuropsychological function through use of the Cambridge Neuropsychological Testing Automated Battery: performance in 4- to 12-year-old children
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 22:595-624. 2002
    ..Implications for use of the CANTAB in clinical studies are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive recovery in socially deprived young children: the Bucharest Early Intervention Project
    Charles A Nelson
    Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Science 318:1937-40. 2007
    ..These results point to the negative sequelae of early institutionalization, suggest a possible sensitive period in cognitive development, and underscore the advantages of family placements for young abandoned children...
  11. pmc An ERP study of emotional face processing in the adult and infant brain
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Tampere, FIN 33014 Finland
    Child Dev 78:232-45. 2007
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint The caregiving context in institution-reared and family-reared infants and toddlers in Romania
    Anna T Smyke
    Tulane University, LA, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:210-8. 2007
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiologic evidence of impaired cross-modal recognition memory in 8-month-old infants of diabetic mothers
    Charles A Nelson
    Center for Neurobehavioral Development, the Institute of Child Development, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Pediatr 142:575-82. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to further investigate memory development in infants of diabetic mothers (IDMs) by evaluating cross-modal recognition memory followed by behavioral memory testing at 8 months of age...
  14. ncbi request reprint The development and neural bases of facial emotion recognition
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Adv Child Dev Behav 34:207-46. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological indexes of encoding and behavioral indexes of recall: examining relations and developmental change late in the first year of life
    Patricia J Bauer
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 29:293-320. 2006
    ..In spite of developmental differences in encoding and recall over this period, indexes of encoding at 9 months were correlated with measures of recall of events experienced at 10 months and tested 1 month later...
  16. ncbi request reprint The impact of early institutional rearing on the ability to discriminate facial expressions of emotion: an event-related potential study
    Susan W Parker
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Child Dev 76:54-72. 2005
    ..Such differences may point to the role of early deprivation in disrupting the development of the neural circuitry involved in the recognition of facial expressions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Electrographic imaging of recognition memory in 34-38 week gestation intrauterine growth restricted newborns
    Linda S Black
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30032, USA
    Exp Neurol 190:S72-83. 2004
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Influences of postconceptional age and postnatal experience on the development of auditory recognition memory in the newborn infant
    Raye Ann deRegnier
    Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 41:216-25. 2002
    ..Maturation of the auditory recognition memory pathway is not contingent upon maturation of the "P2" peak thought to arise from primary auditory cortex...

Research Grants29

  1. NEURAL MECHANISMS OF EARLY MEMORY DEVELOPMENT
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The overall premise upon which this proposal is based is that experience with faces recruits regions within the inferior temporal cortex, leading to cortical specialization. ..
  2. The Development of Face Processing
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..With regard to ERPs, particular attention will be paid to face-specific components and the spatial distribution of these components, from which inferences will be drawn about underlying neural sources. ..
  3. Neurocognitive Outcome of Infants of Diabetic Mothers
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Given that approximately 10% of all pregnancies are complicated by maternal diabetes, the current project has important implications for public health. ..
  4. The Development of Face Processing
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..With regard to ERPs, particular attention will be paid to face-specific components and the spatial distribution of these components, from which inferences will be drawn about underlying neural sources. ..
  5. The Development of Face Processing
    CHARLES ALEXANDER NELSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..With regard to ERPs, particular attention will be paid to face-specific components and the spatial distribution of these components, from which inferences will be drawn about underlying neural sources. ..
  6. NEUROPHYSIOLOGIC ASSESSMENT OF AT RISK NEWBORNS
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We are hypothesizing that our IDM infants will show selective deficits in our temporal lobe (memory) tasks, and will perform in the normal range on our IQ outcome measures. ..
  7. NEURAL MECHANISMS OF EARLY MEMORY DEVELOPMENT
    Charles Nelson; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Finally, to assist in interpreting the functional significance of the obtained results, a series of parallel studies will also be conducted with adults. ..
  8. The Relation Between Early Psychosocial Deprivation and Mental Health at 12 Years
    CHARLES ALEXANDER NELSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....