Elysia P Davis

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prenatal maternal stress programs infant stress regulation
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:119-29. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Prenatal treatment with glucocorticoids sensitizes the hpa axis response to stress among full-term infants
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, 333 City Blvd W, Suite 1200, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 53:175-83. 2011
  3. pmc Prenatal psychobiological predictors of anxiety risk in preadolescent children
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Women and Children s Health and Well Being Project, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 37:1224-33. 2012
  4. pmc Developmental differences in infant salivary alpha-amylase and cortisol responses to stress
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:795-804. 2009
  5. pmc The timing of prenatal exposure to maternal cortisol and psychosocial stress is associated with human infant cognitive development
    Elysia P Davis
    University of California, Irvine, USA
    Child Dev 81:131-48. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Prenatal exposure to maternal depression and cortisol influences infant temperament
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:737-46. 2007
  7. pmc Effect of prenatal glucocorticoid treatment on size at birth among infants born at term gestation
    E P Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92677, USA
    J Perinatol 29:731-7. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Antenatal betamethasone treatment has a persisting influence on infant HPA axis regulation
    E P Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    J Perinatol 26:147-53. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Corticotropin-releasing hormone during pregnancy is associated with infant temperament
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92677, USA
    Dev Neurosci 27:299-305. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of prenatal betamethasone exposure on regulation of stress physiology in healthy premature infants
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California Irvine, City Tower, 333 City Boulevard West, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:1028-36. 2004

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Publications21

  1. pmc Prenatal maternal stress programs infant stress regulation
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:119-29. 2011
    ..The current investigation examined the influence of prenatal maternal cortisol and maternal psychosocial stress on infant physiological and behavioral responses to stress...
  2. doi request reprint Prenatal treatment with glucocorticoids sensitizes the hpa axis response to stress among full-term infants
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, 333 City Blvd W, Suite 1200, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 53:175-83. 2011
    ..These data add to accumulating evidence that prenatal exposure to elevated GCs programs the development of the HPA axis...
  3. pmc Prenatal psychobiological predictors of anxiety risk in preadolescent children
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Women and Children s Health and Well Being Project, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 37:1224-33. 2012
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  4. pmc Developmental differences in infant salivary alpha-amylase and cortisol responses to stress
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:795-804. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc The timing of prenatal exposure to maternal cortisol and psychosocial stress is associated with human infant cognitive development
    Elysia P Davis
    University of California, Irvine, USA
    Child Dev 81:131-48. 2010
    ..These data suggest that maternal cortisol and pregnancy-specific anxiety have programming influences on the developing fetus...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prenatal exposure to maternal depression and cortisol influences infant temperament
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:737-46. 2007
    ..Few prospective studies of human pregnancy have examined the consequences of prenatal exposure to stress and stress hormones...
  7. pmc Effect of prenatal glucocorticoid treatment on size at birth among infants born at term gestation
    E P Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92677, USA
    J Perinatol 29:731-7. 2009
    ..To determine whether prenatal treatment with a single course of glucocorticoids (GCs) affects size at birth among full-term infants independent of fetal size before GC administration or exposure to preterm labor (PTL)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Antenatal betamethasone treatment has a persisting influence on infant HPA axis regulation
    E P Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    J Perinatol 26:147-53. 2006
    ..To examine the consequences of antenatal betamethasone (AB) exposure on postnatal stress regulation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Corticotropin-releasing hormone during pregnancy is associated with infant temperament
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92677, USA
    Dev Neurosci 27:299-305. 2005
    ..These data suggest that prenatal exposure to CRH may exert influences that persist into the postnatal period...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of prenatal betamethasone exposure on regulation of stress physiology in healthy premature infants
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California Irvine, City Tower, 333 City Boulevard West, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:1028-36. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that antenatal corticosteroids suppress infants' HPA response to a stressor typically encountered in a neonatal intensive care situation...
  11. doi request reprint Exposure to prenatal psychobiological stress exerts programming influences on the mother and her fetus
    Curt A Sandman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Women and Children s Health and Well Being Project, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Neuroendocrinology 95:7-21. 2012
    ..Accumulating evidence from a relatively small number of prospective studies indicates that exposure to prenatal stress profoundly influences the developing human fetus with consequences that persist into childhood and very likely forever...
  12. ncbi request reprint Postnatal maternal cortisol levels predict temperament in healthy breastfed infants
    Laura M Glynn
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92868, USA
    Early Hum Dev 83:675-81. 2007
    ..Animal models suggest that ingestion of glucocorticoids during the neonatal period influences fear behavior and modifies brain development...
  13. pmc Fragmentation and unpredictability of early-life experience in mental disorders
    Tallie Z Baram
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, Calif, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:907-15. 2012
    ..Similar variability and inconsistency of maternal signals during both gestation and early postnatal human life may influence development of emotional and cognitive functions, including those that underlie later depression and anxiety...
  14. pmc Low levels of corticotropin-releasing hormone during early pregnancy are associated with precocious maturation of the human fetus
    Quetzal A Class
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Dev Neurosci 30:419-26. 2008
    ..The findings suggest that exposure to low levels of pCRH early in gestation may be optimal and associated with a response pattern indicating greater maturity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sensitization of cardiac responses to pain in preterm infants
    Beth L Pineles
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    Neonatology 91:190-5. 2007
    ..There is evidence from both animal and human studies that exposure to pain during the neonatal period may have persisting consequences for development...
  16. pmc Prenatal programming of human neurological function
    Curt A Sandman
    Women and Children s Health and Well Being Project, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Int J Pept 2011:837596. 2011
    ..The studies reviewed indicate that fetal exposure to stress peptides and hormones exerts profound programming influences on the nervous system and may increase the risk for emotional and cognitive impairment...
  17. pmc High pregnancy anxiety during mid-gestation is associated with decreased gray matter density in 6-9-year-old children
    Claudia Buss
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA 92868, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:141-53. 2010
    ..Altered gray matter volume in brain regions affected by prenatal maternal anxiety may render the developing individual more vulnerable to neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders as well as cognitive and intellectual impairment...
  18. pmc Developmental changes in the responses of preterm infants to a painful stressor
    Rachel Lucas-Thompson
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California Irvine, 300 Social Ecology I, Irvine, CA 92697 7050, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 31:614-23. 2008
    ..The greater stress vulnerability of the 28-31 weeks' gestation group relative to the 32-34 weeks' gestation group and the implications of this for subsequent development are discussed...
  19. pmc Maturation of the human fetal startle response: evidence for sex-specific maturation of the human fetus
    Claudia Buss
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California, Irvine, 333 The City Blvd W, Suite 1200, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Early Hum Dev 85:633-8. 2009
    ..The results indicate that there are different rates of maturation in the male and female fetuses that may have implications for sex-specific programming influences...
  20. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in children's cortisol response to the beginning of a new school year
    Jacqueline Bruce
    Institute of Child Development, 51 East River Road, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 27:635-50. 2002
    ..In contrast, shyness, which negatively contributes to Surgency, was positively correlated with evening change scores on the fifth day of school...
  21. ncbi request reprint The anterior attention network: associations with temperament and neuroendocrine activity in 6-year-old children
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0345, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 40:43-56. 2002
    ..However, these data also illustrate the multifaceted nature of effortful control and the need for care when attempting to understand the neural systems involved in the effortful regulation of behavior...

Research Grants8

  1. Prenatal Programming of Infant Temperament
    Elysia Davis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Prospective studies, such as this one, are needed to better understand processes that might underlie this association. ..
  2. Prenatal Glucocorticoids Influence Brain and Behavior
    Elysia Davis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This project will provide the first opportunity to examine the independent influence of fetal exposure to GC's in a group of children born at term. ..
  3. Prenatal Glucocorticoids Influence Brain and Behavior
    Elysia Poggi Davis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will provide the first opportunity to examine the independent influence of fetal exposure to GC's in a group of children born at term. ..
  4. Vulnerability to Prenatal Glucocorticoids Programs Infant Development
    Elysia Poggi Davis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This investigation will identify fetuses who are vulnerable to the negative consequences of prenatal glucocorticoid treatment for birth outcome and infant development. ..