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., 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.
Weng, T.B., Pierce, G.L., Darling, W.G., Voss, M.W. (2015). Differential Effects of Acute Exercise on Distinct Aspects of Executive Function. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 47(7), 1460-1469.
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.
Voss, M.W., Soto, C., Yoo, S., Sodoma, M., Vivar, C., van Praag, H. (2019). Exercise and hippocampal memory systems. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 23(4), 318-333.
Lee, H.K., †Kent, J., ††Wendel, C., Wolinsky, F., Foster, E., Merzenich, M.M., Voss, M.W. (in press). Home-Based, Adaptive Cognitive Training for Healthy Older Adults: Initial Efficacy Trial. The Journals of Gerontology: Series B. epub ahead of print.
Voss, M.W., †Weng, T.B, Narayana-Kumanan, K., †Cole, R.C, ††Wharff, C., ††Reist, L., DuBose, L., Sigurdsson, G., Mills, J.A., Long, J.D., Magnotta, V.A., Pierce, G.L. (in press). Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, epub ahead of print.