Below is a list of selected publications from Dr. Carson Smith.

Smith JC, Nielson KA, Woodard JL, Seidenberg M, Durgerian S, Hazlett KE, Figueroa CM, Kandah CC, Kay CD, Matthews MA, and Rao SM… (in press).  Physical activity reduces hippocampal atrophy in elders at genetic risk for Alzheimer’s disease.  Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 6 (61), 1-7. doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2014.00061 (link to pdf)

Sugarman M, Woodard JL, Nielson KA, Seidenberg M, Smith JC, Durgerian S, Norman AL, Matthews MA, Lancaster MA, Hazlett KE, Figueroa CM, Kay CD, Kandah CC, and Rao SM… (2014). Performance variability during a multitrial list-learning task as a predictor of future cognitive decline in healthy elders.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology.  DOI: 10.1080/13803395.2013.877875

Smith JC, Nielson KA, Antuono P, Lyons J-A, Hanson RJ§, Butts AM, Hantke N, and Verber MD (2013).  Semantic memory fMRI and cognitive function after exercise intervention in mild cognitive impairment. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 37, 197-215doi: 10.3233/JAD-130467

Seidenberg M, Guidotti L, Woodard JL, Nielson KA, Smith JC, Lancaster MA, Matthews M, Hantke NC, Butts AM, and Rao SM… (2013).  Recognition of famous names predicts cognitive decline in healthy elders.  Neuropsychology, 27, 333-342. doi: 10.1037/a00322 

Smith JC, Nielson KA, Woodard JL, Seidenberg M, and Rao SM (2013). Physical activity and brain function in older adults at increased risk for Alzheimer’s disease. Brain Sciences, 3, 54-83.  doi: 10.3390/brainsci3010054.  Invited review, special issue: Exercise and Brain Function.

Smith, J.C. (In Press). Effects of emotional exposure on state anxiety after acute exercise.  Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. (pdf)

Keil, A., Costa, V., Smith, J.C., Sabatinelli, D., McGinnins, E.M., Bradley, M.M., & Lang, P.J. (In Press). Tagging cortical networks in emotion: a topographical analysis. Human Brain Mapping. doi: 10.1002/hbm.21413 [2010 Impact Factor: 5.107] (pdf)
Woodard, J.L., Nielson, K.A., Sugarman, M., Smith, J.C., Seidenberg, M., Durgerian, S., Butts, A.M., Hantke, N.C., Lancaster, M.A., & Rao, S.M. (2012). Lifestyle and genetic contributions to cognitive decline and hippocampal integrity in healthy aging. Current Alzheimer Research, 9, 436-446. [2010 Impact Factor: 4.953] (pdf)
Sugarman, M., Woodard, J.L., Nielson, K.A., Seidenberg, M., Smith, J.C., Durgerian, S., & Rao, S.M. (2012). Functional magnetic resonance imaging of semantic memory as a presymptomatic biomarker of Alzheimer’s disease risk. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Basis of Disease, 1822, 442-456. Invited review, Imaging Brain Aging and Neurodegenerative Disease. doi:10.1016/j.bbadis.2011.09.016 [2010 Impact Factor: 5.211] (pdf)
Tian, Q., & Smith, J.C.* (2011). Attentional bias to emotional stimuli is altered during moderate but not high intensity exercise. Emotion, 11, 1415-1424. E-Pub 27 June 2011. doi: 10.1037/a0023568. [2010 Impact Factor: 3.027] * Senior Corresponding Author (pdf)
Shields, M.R., Larson, C.L., Swartz, A.M., and Smith, J.C.* (2011). Visual threat detection during moderate and high intensity exercise. Emotion, 11, 572-581. [2010 Impact Factor: 3.027] * Senior Corresponding Author (pdf)

Smith, J. C., Nielson, K. A., Woodard, J. L., Seidenberg, M., Durgerian, S., Antuono, P., Butts, A., Hantke, N., & Rao, S. M. (in press). Interactive effects of physical activity and APOE-ε4 on BOLD semantic memory activation in healthy elders. NeuroImage, 54, 635-644. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2010.07.070, available online Aug 6, 2010. (pdf)

Smith, J. C., Zalewski, K. R., Motl, R. W., O’Connell, D. L., Malzahn, J. T. (2010). The contributions of self-efficacy, trait anxiety, and fear of falling to physical activity behavior among residents of continuing care retirement communities. Ageing Research, 2, e3. doi:10.4081/ar.2010.e3. Available online 26 Aug 2010.

Woodard, J. L., Seidenberg, M., Nielson, K. A., Smith, J. C., Antuono, P, Durgerian, S., Guidotti, L., Zhang, Q., Butts, A., Hantke, N., Lancaster, M., and Rao, S. M. (2010). Prediction of cognitive decline in healthy older adults using fMRI. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 21, 871-885. doi: 10.3233/JAD-2010-091693. Available online 15 July 2010.

Smith, J. C., Paulson, E. S., Cook, D.B., Verber, M., and Tian, Q. (2010). Detecting changes in human cerebral blood flow after acute exercise using arterial spin labeling: Implications for fMRI. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 191, 258-262. doi:10.1016/j.jneumeth.2010.06.028, available online 6 July 2010.

Zalewski, K.R., Smith, J.C., Malzahn, J., VanHart, M., & O’Connell, D. (2009). Measures of physical ability are unrelated to objectively measured physical activity behavior in older adults residing in continuing care retirement communities. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 90, 982-986.

Löw, A, Lang, P. J., Smith, J. C., & Bradley, M. M. (2008). Both predator and prey: Emotional arousal in threat and reward. Psychological Science, 19, 865-873.

Keil, A., Smith, J. C., Wangelin, B., Bradley, M. M., Sabatinelli, D., & Lang, P. J. (2008). Electrocortical and electrodermal responses co-vary as a function of emotional arousal: A single-trial analysis. Psychophysiology, 45, 516-523.

Smith, J.C., Löw, A., Bradley, M. M., & Lang, P. J. (2006). Rapid picture presentation and affective engagement. Emotion, 6, 208-214. (pdf)

Smith, J. C. & Cook, D. B. (2005). Methodology in psychophysiological studies of physical activity. Invited paper for a special issue, Five Decades of Sport and Exercise Psychology: A Festschrift for William P. Morgan. International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 3, 534-553. (pdf)