John Colombo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kansas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Identifying the classics: an examination of articles published in the Journal of Pediatric Psychology from 1976-2006
    Brandon S Aylward
    Clinical Child Psychology Program, University of Kansas, 1000 Sunnyside Ave, Room 2010, Lawrence, KS 66045 7555, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:576-89. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Zinc supplementation sustained normative neurodevelopment in a randomized, controlled trial of peruvian infants aged 6-18 months
    John Colombo
    Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies and Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
    J Nutr 144:1298-305. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Infant timekeeping: attention and temporal estimation in 4-month-olds
    John Colombo
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045 7556, USA
    Psychol Sci 13:475-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Maternal DHA and the development of attention in infancy and toddlerhood
    John Colombo
    Department of Psychology and The Schiefelbusch Institute for Lifespan Studies, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Child Dev 75:1254-67. 2004
  5. pmc Long-term effects of LCPUFA supplementation on childhood cognitive outcomes
    John Colombo
    Schiefelbusch Life Span Institute and Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:403-12. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Visual processing and infant ocular Latencies in the overlap paradigm
    Otilia M Blaga
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 7556, USA
    Dev Psychol 42:1069-76. 2006
  7. pmc Maternal DHA levels and toddler free-play attention
    Kathleen N Kannass
    Department of Psychology, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60626, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 34:159-74. 2009
  8. pmc Docosahexaenoic acid and cognitive function: Is the link mediated by the autonomic nervous system?
    Kathleen M Gustafson
    Hoglund Brain Imaging Center, Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 79:135-40. 2008
  9. pmc Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in infancy reduces heart rate and positively affects distribution of attention
    John Colombo
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA
    Pediatr Res 70:406-10. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical overview of effects of dietary long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids during the perinatal period
    Susan A Scholtz
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, and University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA
    Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser 77:145-54. 2013

Research Grants

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Identifying the classics: an examination of articles published in the Journal of Pediatric Psychology from 1976-2006
    Brandon S Aylward
    Clinical Child Psychology Program, University of Kansas, 1000 Sunnyside Ave, Room 2010, Lawrence, KS 66045 7555, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:576-89. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present investigation was to identify the top 100 most highly cited "classic" articles in the Journal of Pediatric Psychology, from 1976 to 2006...
  2. ncbi request reprint Zinc supplementation sustained normative neurodevelopment in a randomized, controlled trial of peruvian infants aged 6-18 months
    John Colombo
    Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies and Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
    J Nutr 144:1298-305. 2014
    ..The findings are consistent with zinc supplementation supporting a profile of normative information processing and active attentional profiles during the first 2 y of life. This trial was registered at clinicaltrials.gov as NCT00589264. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Infant timekeeping: attention and temporal estimation in 4-month-olds
    John Colombo
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045 7556, USA
    Psychol Sci 13:475-9. 2002
    ..These findings indicate remarkable precision in infants' estimation of time intervals, and suggest that the link between time estimation and attentional processes is present in early infancy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Maternal DHA and the development of attention in infancy and toddlerhood
    John Colombo
    Department of Psychology and The Schiefelbusch Institute for Lifespan Studies, University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Child Dev 75:1254-67. 2004
    ..These findings are consistent with evidence suggesting a link between DHA and cognitive development in infancy...
  5. pmc Long-term effects of LCPUFA supplementation on childhood cognitive outcomes
    John Colombo
    Schiefelbusch Life Span Institute and Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:403-12. 2013
    ..Most randomized trials have assessed cognition at 18 mo, although significant development of cognitive abilities (early executive function) emerge later...
  6. ncbi request reprint Visual processing and infant ocular Latencies in the overlap paradigm
    Otilia M Blaga
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 7556, USA
    Dev Psychol 42:1069-76. 2006
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  7. pmc Maternal DHA levels and toddler free-play attention
    Kathleen N Kannass
    Department of Psychology, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60626, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 34:159-74. 2009
    ..Analyses also provided further information on changes in attention during toddlerhood. These findings are consistent with evidence suggesting a link between DHA and cognitive development in infancy and early childhood...
  8. pmc Docosahexaenoic acid and cognitive function: Is the link mediated by the autonomic nervous system?
    Kathleen M Gustafson
    Hoglund Brain Imaging Center, Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 79:135-40. 2008
    ..In addition, we provide new data showing a link between docosahexaenoic acid and fetal heart rate that is consistent with the hypothesis...
  9. pmc Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in infancy reduces heart rate and positively affects distribution of attention
    John Colombo
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA
    Pediatr Res 70:406-10. 2011
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  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical overview of effects of dietary long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids during the perinatal period
    Susan A Scholtz
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, and University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA
    Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser 77:145-54. 2013
    ..4) Finally, the role of single-nucleotide polymorphisms of the fatty acid desaturase genes 1 and 2 of mother and infant needs study to determine how they affect requirements for these fatty acids by the fetus/infant...
  11. pmc Randomized controlled trial of maternal omega-3 long-chain PUFA supplementation during pregnancy and early childhood development of attention, working memory, and inhibitory control
    Jacqueline F Gould
    Women s and Children s Health Research Institute, Adelaide, Australia JFG and MM the Disciplines of Paediatrics JFG and MM and Public Health LGS, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, Adelaide, Australia MM and the Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies and Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS JC
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:851-9. 2014
    ..Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) accumulates in the hippocampus and frontal lobes of the fetal brain during the last trimester of pregnancy. These areas of the brain contribute to attention and working memory and inhibitory control (WMIC)...
  12. pmc Pupil and salivary indicators of autonomic dysfunction in autism spectrum disorder
    Christa J Anderson
    Life Span Institute, Neurocognitive Development of Autism Research Laboratory, The University of Kansas, 1000 Sunnyside Avenue, Room 1052, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 55:465-82. 2013
    ..Results are discussed in terms of potential early biomarkers and the elucidation of underlying neural dysfunction in ASD...
  13. pmc Larger tonic pupil size in young children with autism spectrum disorder
    Christa J Anderson
    Department of Psychology Schiefelbusch, Institute for Life Span Studies, University of Kansas, Dole Human Development Center, 1000 Sunnyside Avenue, Room 1052, Lawrence, Kansas 66045 7555, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 51:207-11. 2009
    ..Pupil responses are sensitive and reliable measures of ANS functioning, thus, this finding highlights the role of the ANS, and may provide clues about underlying neuropathology...
  14. pmc Infant visual habituation
    John Colombo
    Department of Psychology and Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies, University of Kansas, 1415 Jayhawk Boulevard, 426 Fraser Hall, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 92:225-34. 2009
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  15. ncbi request reprint The emergence and basis of endogenous attention in infancy and early childhood
    John Colombo
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    Adv Child Dev Behav 34:283-322. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Visual scanning and pupillary responses in young children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Christa J Anderson
    Department of Psychology, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 28:1238-56. 2006
    ..Potential use of these measures as early indicators of ASD is discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and the development of cognitive functions: interpretation of behavioral studies in animals and human infants
    Patricia E Wainwright
    Department of Health Studies and Gerontology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:961-70. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint N-3 fatty acids and cognitive and visual acuity development: methodologic and conceptual considerations
    Carol L Cheatham
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:1458S-1466S. 2006
    ..We strongly encourage collaborations with developmental cognitive neuroscientists to facilitate these research goals...

Research Grants5

  1. INFANT ATTENTION AND PRESCHOOL COGNITIVE OUTCOME
    John Colombo; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  2. INFANT ATTENTION AND PRESCHOOL COGNITIVE OUTCOME
    John Colombo; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  3. INFANT ATTENTION AND PRESCHOOL COGNITIVE OUTCOME
    John Colombo; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  4. INFANT ATTENTION AND PRESCHOOL COGNITIVE OUTCOME
    John Colombo; Fiscal Year: 2002
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