Findings and Publications


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Westerfield MA, Zinni M, Vo K, Townsend J. (2015). Tracking the sensory environment: an ERP study of probability and context updating in ASD. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders 2015 Feb;45(2):600-11. doi: 10.1007/s10803-014-2045-6. PubMed PMID: 24488156; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4119577

Webb, S. J. , Bernier, R. , Henderson, H. A., Johnson, M. H.,  Jones, E. J. H., Lerner, M. D., McPartland, J. C., Nelson, C. A.,  Rojas, D., Townsend, J.  & Westerfield, M. (2015).  Guidelines and best practices for electrophysiological data collection, analysis and reporting in autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, Feb;45(2):425-43. doi: 10.1007/s10803-013-1916-6. PubMed PMID: 23975145; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4141903.

Miller, M., Chukoskie, L., Zinni, M., Townsend, J. & Trauner, D.  (2014).  Dyspraxia, Motor Function and Visual Motor Integration in Autism. Behavioural Brain Research, 269, 95-102. Epub 2014 Apr 15. PubMed PMID: 24742861; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4072207.

Ceponis, A, Onishi, M, Bluestein, HG, Kalunian, K, Townsend, J, Kavanaugh, A. (2014). Utility of the ultrasound examination of the hand and wrist joints in the management of established rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Care & Research. Feb;66(2):236-44. doi: 10.1002/acr.22119. PubMed PMID: 23983173.

Chukoskie, L., Townsend, J., Westerfield, M. (2013). Motor skill in Autism Spectrum Disorder: a subcortical view. International Reviews in Neurobiology: Neurobiology of Autism, 113:207-49. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-418700-9.00007-1. PMID:24290387 [PubMed - in process]

Lewis, JD, Theilmann, RJ, Townsend, J, & Evans, AC. (2013). Network efficiency in autism spectrum disorder and its relation to brain overgrowth. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7:845. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2013.00845. PMID: 24368901[PubMed] PMCID: PMC3857605

Chukoskie, L., Soomro, A., Townsend, J., & Westerfield, M. (2013). ‘Looking’ better: designing an at-home gaze training system for children with ASD. Proceedings of the 5th International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering, pp 1246-1249.

Lawhern, V.J., Hairston, W.D., McDowell, K.G., Westerfield, M., Robbins, K. (2012). Detection and classification of subject-generated artifacts in EEG signals using autoregressive models. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 208: 181-189.

Townsend, J., Keehn, B., Westerfield, M. (2012). Abstraction of Mind: Attention in autism. In,      Michael Posner, Ed., Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention. New York: Guilford Press.          

Townsend, J., Westerfield, M. (2010). Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome: A Cognitive        Neuroscience Perspective. In, Carol Armstrong and L. Morrow, Eds., Handbook of Medical Neuropsychology. New York: Springer Science: 165-191.