Associations between children’s socioeconomic status and prefrontal cortical thickness

Childhood socioeconomic status (SES) predicts executive function performance and measures of prefrontal cortical function, but little is known about its anatomical correlates. Structural MRI and demographic data from a sample of 283 healthy children from the NIH MRI Study of … Continue reading

Relating Cerebral Blood Flow to Structural & Functional Metrics in Typically Developing Children

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Purpose: To evaluate the relationships between cerebral blood flow and other magnetic resonance (MR) imaging based measures such as fractional anisotropy, magnetic transfer ratio, cortical thickness and mean resting state BOLD signal in typically developing children. Methods:¬†Eighty-eight children aged 7-17 … Continue reading

Traumatic Brain Injury

This collaboration with the Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute at the Albert Einstein Healthcare Network involves the development of methologies for examining both structural and connective properties in the brains of TBI survivors.