Cognitive neuroscience approach to studying the aging brain and cognition, expertise, and learning and memory; effects of health behaviors on brain structure and function; systems-level approach to functional MRI; brain structure-function relationships
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Voss, M.W., Prakash, R.S., Erickson, K.I., Basak, C., Chaddock, L., Kim, J.S., Alves, H., Heo, S., Szabo, A., White, S.M., Wojcicki, T.R., Mailey, E.L., Gothe, N., Olson, E.A., McAuley, E., & Kramer, A.F. (2010). Plasticity of brain networks in a randomized intervention trial of exercise training in older adults. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, in special issue entitled, Interventions for aging brains and minds, 2, 1-17.
Voss, M.W., Prakash, R.S., Erickson, K.I., Boot, W.R., Basak, C., Neider, M.B., Simons, D.J., Fabiani, M., Gratton, G., & Kramer, A.F. (2012). Effects of training strategies implemented in a complex videogame on functional connectivity of attentional networks. NeuroImage, 59(1), 138-148.
Voss, M.W., Vivar, C., Kramer, A.F., van Praag, H. (2013) Bridging animal and human models of exercise-induced brain plasticity. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 17(10), 525-544.
Voss, M.W., Weng, T.B., Burzynska, A.Z., Wong, C.N., Cooke, G.E., Clark, R., Fanning, J., Awick, E., Gothe, N.P., Olson, E.A., McAuley, E., Kramer, A.F. (2016). Fitness, but not physical activity, is related to functional integrity of brain networks associated with aging. NeuroImage, 131, 113-125.