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Mariana Cherner, PhD / David Moore, PhD




(415) 572-4733

Research Interests

Rowan’s research focuses on individual differences in vulnerability to methamphetamine-related brain dysfunction in HIV. Additionally, he is interested in neurobehavioral outcomes associated with alcohol, stimulant use and aging with HIV infection.

Representative Publications
  • Saloner R., Casaletto K.B., Marx G., Dutt S., You M., Fox E.,… Kramer J.H. (in press). Performance on a 1-Week Delayed Recall Task is Associated With Medial Temporal Lobe Structures and Subjective Memory Symptoms in Healthy Older Adults. The Clinical Neuropsychologist. doi:10.1080/13854046.2017.1370134

  • Saloner, R., & Cysique, L. (2017). HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders: A Global Perspective. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 23(9-10), 860-869. doi:10.1017/S1355617717001102

  • Casaletto, K., Marx, G., Dutt, S., Neuhaus, J., Saloner, R., Kritikos, L., . . . Kramer, J. (2017). Is “Learning” Episodic Memory? Distinct Cognitive and Neuroanatomic Correlates of Immediate Recall During Learning Trials in Neurologically Normal Aging and Neurodegenerative Cohorts. Neuropsychologia. doi:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2017.05.021

  • Alioto, A. G., Kramer, J. H., Borish, S., Neuhaus, J., Saloner, R., Wynn, M., & Foley, J. M. (2017). Long-term test-retest reliability of the California Verbal Learning Test – second edition. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 1-10. doi:10.1080/13854046.2017.1310300

  • 2017-2019: Institutional Research Training Grant, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA): T32 AA013525, Alcohol Research in the Science/Practitioner Model. PI: Edward P. Riley
  • International Neuropsychological Society Phillip Rennick Award (2017)
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