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Andrea Spadoni, PhD



Research Interests

My research focus is examining Alcohol use disorders, PTSD and TBI utilizing multimodal neuroimaging techniques and computerized behavioral tasks.

Representative Publications
  • Eill, A., Jahedi, A., Gao, Y., Kohli, J.S., Fong, C.H., Solders, S., Carper, R.A., Valafar, F., Bailey, B.A. & Müller, R.-A. (in press) Functional connectivities are more informative than anatomical variables in diagnostic classification of autism. Brain Connectivity.

  • Reiter, M. A., Mash, L. E., Linke, A.C., Fong, C.H., Fishman, I., Müller, R.-A. (2018). Distinct patterns of atypical functional connectivity in lower-functioning autism. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, Epub, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpsc.2018.08.009

  • Kohli, J.S., Kinnear, M.K., Fong, C.H., Fishman, I., Carper, R.A., Müller, R.-A. (2018). Local cortical gyrification is increased in children with autism spectrum disorders, but decreases rapidly in adolescents. Cerebral Cortex, Epub, doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/cercor/bhy111

  • Harrington, D.L., Castillo, G.N., Fong, C.H., Reed, J.D. (2011). Neural underpinnings of distortions in the experience of time across senses. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, 5, 32 doi:10.3389/fnint.2011.00032

  • 2019-2021 Institutional Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA); National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA); Alcohol Research in the Science/Practitioner Model; NIH T32 AA013525; PI: Dr. Edward Riley.
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