Jennifer Urbano Blackford

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sustained amygdala response to both novel and newly familiar faces characterizes inhibited temperament
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:621-9. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Amygdala-cingulate intrinsic connectivity is associated with degree of social inhibition
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, United States Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, United States Electronic address
    Biol Psychol 99:15-25. 2014
  3. pmc Amygdala and hippocampus fail to habituate to faces in individuals with an inhibited temperament
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Neuroimaging Program, Vanderbilt University, 1601 23rd Avenue South, Suite 3057, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 8:143-50. 2013
  4. pmc Behavioral inhibition and risk for developing social anxiety disorder: a meta-analytic study
    Jacqueline A Clauss
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:1066-1075.e1. 2012
  5. pmc Neural substrates of childhood anxiety disorders: a review of neuroimaging findings
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Psychiatric Neuroimaging Program, Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 1601 23rd Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 21:501-25. 2012
  6. pmc A unique role for the human amygdala in novelty detection
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Neuroimage 50:1188-93. 2010
  7. pmc Amygdala temporal dynamics: temperamental differences in the timing of amygdala response to familiar and novel faces
    Jennifer U Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    BMC Neurosci 10:145. 2009
  8. pmc Propensity scores: method for matching on multiple variables in down syndrome research
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Intellect Dev Disabil 47:348-57. 2009
  9. pmc Detecting change in biological rhythms: a multivariate permutation test approach to Fourier-transformed data
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Chronobiol Int 26:258-81. 2009
  10. pmc Expectation and temperament moderate amygdala and dorsal anterior cingulate cortex responses to fear faces
    Jacqueline A Clauss
    Vanderbilt Medical School Department of Psychiatry, 1601 23rd Avenue South, Suite 3057J, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 11:13-21. 2011

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Publications22

  1. pmc Sustained amygdala response to both novel and newly familiar faces characterizes inhibited temperament
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:621-9. 2011
    ..In individuals with an inhibited temperament, this sustained response may be related to the wariness of social situations that persists beyond initial exposure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Amygdala-cingulate intrinsic connectivity is associated with degree of social inhibition
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, United States Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, United States Electronic address
    Biol Psychol 99:15-25. 2014
    ..These findings provide important preliminary evidence that social inhibition reflects differences in the underlying intrinsic connectivity of the brain in the absence of social stimuli or stressors. ..
  3. pmc Amygdala and hippocampus fail to habituate to faces in individuals with an inhibited temperament
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Neuroimaging Program, Vanderbilt University, 1601 23rd Avenue South, Suite 3057, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 8:143-50. 2013
    ..We propose that this failure to habituate reflects a social learning deficit in individuals with an inhibited temperament and provides a possible mechanism for increased risk for social anxiety...
  4. pmc Behavioral inhibition and risk for developing social anxiety disorder: a meta-analytic study
    Jacqueline A Clauss
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:1066-1075.e1. 2012
    ..The goal of the present study was to quantify the association between childhood BI and risk for developing SAD...
  5. pmc Neural substrates of childhood anxiety disorders: a review of neuroimaging findings
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Psychiatric Neuroimaging Program, Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 1601 23rd Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 21:501-25. 2012
    ..In this article, the authors present current knowledge about the neural basis of normal fear development and reviews findings from structural and functional neuroimaging studies of childhood anxiety disorders...
  6. pmc A unique role for the human amygdala in novelty detection
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Neuroimage 50:1188-93. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that the amygdala is distinctly responsive to novel unusual stimuli, making a unique contribution to the novelty detection circuit...
  7. pmc Amygdala temporal dynamics: temperamental differences in the timing of amygdala response to familiar and novel faces
    Jennifer U Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University Medical School, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    BMC Neurosci 10:145. 2009
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  8. pmc Propensity scores: method for matching on multiple variables in down syndrome research
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Intellect Dev Disabil 47:348-57. 2009
    ..Using propensity scores, 100% of newborns with Down syndrome could be matched to a group of comparison newborns, a decreased effect size was found on newborn birthweight, and group differences were not statistically significant...
  9. pmc Detecting change in biological rhythms: a multivariate permutation test approach to Fourier-transformed data
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Chronobiol Int 26:258-81. 2009
    ..Together, Fourier with MPT methods provides a statistically powerful approach for detecting change in biological rhythms from time series data...
  10. pmc Expectation and temperament moderate amygdala and dorsal anterior cingulate cortex responses to fear faces
    Jacqueline A Clauss
    Vanderbilt Medical School Department of Psychiatry, 1601 23rd Avenue South, Suite 3057J, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 11:13-21. 2011
    ..Enhanced amygdala sensitivity coupled with weak inhibitory control from the dACC may form a neural circuit mediating behaviors characteristic of inhibited temperament and risk for anxiety disorders...
  11. pmc Using novel control groups to dissect the amygdala's role in Williams syndrome
    Tricia A Thornton-Wells
    Center for Human Genetics Research, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 519 Light Hall, Nashville, TN 37232, United States
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 1:295-304. 2011
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  12. ncbi request reprint Structural and functional bases of inhibited temperament
    Jacqueline A Clauss
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University Medical School, 1601 23rd Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212, USA, Department of Clinical Psychology, Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, 225 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60601, USA, Department of Biostatistics, Middle Tennessee State University, 1301 E Main St, Murfreesboro, TN 37132, USA, Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, 2301 Vanderbilt Place, Nashville, TN 37235, USA, Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Vanderbilt University Medical School, 116 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203, USA, and Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical School, 2200 Children s Way, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:2049-58. 2014
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  13. ncbi request reprint Neurocircuitry underlying risk and resilience to social anxiety disorder
    Jacqueline A Clauss
    Neuroscience Graduate Program, Vanderbilt Brain Institute, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee
    Depress Anxiety 31:822-33. 2014
    ..Studying adults with an inhibited temperament provides a unique opportunity to identify neural signatures of both risk and resilience to social anxiety disorder...
  14. pmc Childhood maltreatment and response to novel face stimuli presented during functional magnetic resonance imaging in adults
    Elliot Kale Edmiston
    Vanderbilt Brain Institute, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    Psychiatry Res 212:36-42. 2013
    ..These differences could be related to a heightened sensitivity to potential threat-for example, from new people-and may contribute to both the altered social functioning and increased incidence of anxiety disorders in these individuals...
  15. pmc Reduced habituation in patients with schizophrenia
    Lisa E Williams
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University, 1601 23rd Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212, USA Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 151:124-32. 2013
    ..Here we studied habituation of several brain regions in schizophrenia, using both face and object stimuli. Post-scan memory measures were administered to test for a link between hippocampal habituation and memory performance...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cognitive factors influencing perceptions of clinical documentation tools
    S Trent Rosenbloom
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Biomed Inform 40:106-13. 2007
    ..These factors, if validated by subsequent investigations, can be used to develop a formal conceptual model of providers' perceptions of their satisfaction with various documentation systems...
  17. pmc BNST neurocircuitry in humans
    Suzanne N Avery
    Vanderbilt Brain Institute, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232, USA Psychiatric Neuroimaging Program, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Neuroimage 91:311-23. 2014
    ..Future explorations of BNST neurocircuitry in anxiety and addiction disorders have the potential to reveal novel mechanisms underlying these disabling psychiatric illnesses. ..
  18. pmc White matter integrity deficits in prefrontal-amygdala pathways in Williams syndrome
    Suzanne N Avery
    Vanderbilt Brain Institute, Neuroscience Graduate Program, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Neuroimage 59:887-94. 2012
    ..These results suggest that deficits in the structural integrity of prefrontal-amygdala white matter pathways might underlie the increased amygdala activity and extreme non-social fears observed in Williams syndrome...
  19. ncbi request reprint Enhancing power while controlling family-wise error: an illustration of the issues using electrocortical studies
    Paul J Yoder
    Kennedy Center, Vanderbilt University, Peabody Box 328, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 26:320-31. 2004
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  20. pmc Openness of patients' reporting with use of electronic records: psychiatric clinicians' views
    Ronald M Salomon
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37212, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:54-60. 2010
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  21. ncbi request reprint Increased hippocampal CA1 cerebral blood volume in schizophrenia
    Pratik Talati
    Vanderbilt Brain Institute, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235, USA Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235, USA
    Neuroimage Clin 5:359-64. 2014
    ..14) in patients relative to healthy controls. These results support the emerging hypothesis of increased hippocampal activity as a biomarker of schizophrenia and highlight the importance of subfield-level investigations. ..
  22. pmc Dialectical behavior therapy group skills training in a community mental health setting: a pilot study
    Jennifer Urbano Blackford
    Department of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University, USA
    Int J Group Psychother 61:645-57. 2011
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