Perino, M. T., Myers, M. J., Wheelock, M. D., Yu, Q., Harper, J. C., Manhart, M. F., Gordon, E. M., Eggebrecht, A. T., Pine, D. S., Barch, D. M., Luby, J. L., & Sylvester, C. M. (2021). Whole-brain resting-state functional connectivity patterns associated with pediatric anxiety and involuntary attention capture. Biological Psychiatry Global Open Science. Published. [PDF]

Sylvester, C. M., Myers, M. J., Perino, M. T., Kaplan, S., Kenley, J. K., Smyser, T. A., Warner, B. B., Barch, D. M., Pine, D. S., Luby, J. L., Rogers, C. E., & Smyser, C. D. (2021). Neonatal Brain Response to Deviant Auditory Stimuli and Relation to Maternal Trait Anxiety. American Journal of Psychiatry, appi.ajp.2020.2. PMID: 33900811. [PDF]

Sylvester, C. M., & Pine, D. S. (2021). Pediatric Anxiety Disorders: Insights From Basic Neuroscience, Development, and Clinical Research. Biological Psychiatry, 89(7), 638–640. PMID: 33706867. [PDF]

Perino, M. T., Yu, Q., Myers, M. J., Harper, J. C., Baumel, W. T., Petersen, S. E., Barch, D. M., Luby, J. L., & Sylvester, C. M. (2021). Attention Alterations in Pediatric Anxiety: Evidence From Behavior and Neuroimaging. Biological Psychiatry, 89(7), 726–734. [PDF]

Lenze, E. J., Nicol, G. E., Barbour, D. L., Kannampallil, T., Wong, A. W., Piccirillo, J., Drysdale, A. T., Sylvester, C. M., Haddad, R., Miller, J. P., Low, C. A., Lenze, S. N., Freedland, K. E., & Rodebaugh, T. L. (2021). Precision clinical trials: a framework for getting to precision medicine for neurobehavioural disorders. Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, 46(1), E97–E110. [PDF]


Filippi, C. A., Ravi, S., Bracy, M., Winkler, A., Sylvester, C. M., Pine, D. S., & Fox, N. A. (2020). Amygdala Functional Connectivity and Negative Reactive Temperament at Age 4 Months. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. Published. PMID: 33385507. [PDF]

Bas‐Hoogendam, J. M., Groenewold, N. A., Aghajani, M., Freitag, G. F., Harrewijn, A., Hilbert, K., Jahanshad, N., Thomopoulos, S. I., Thompson, P. M., Veltman, D. J., Winkler, A. M., Lueken, U., Pine, D. S., Wee, N. J. A., Stein, D. J., Agosta, F., ÅHs, F., An, I., Alberton, B. A. V., . . . Zwiebel, H. L. (2020). ENIGMA‐anxiety working group: Rationale for and organization of large‐scale neuroimaging studies of anxiety disorders. Human Brain Mapping. Published. [PDF]

Ramphal, B., Whalen, D. J., Kenley, J. K., Yu, Q., Smyser, C. D., Rogers, C. E., & Sylvester, C. M. (2020). Brain connectivity and socioeconomic status at birth and externalizing symptoms at age 2 years. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 45, 100811. [PDF]

Zugman, A., Harrewijn, A., Cardinale, E. M., Zwiebel, H., Freitag, G. F., Werwath, K. E., Bas‐Hoogendam, J. M., Groenewold, N. A., Aghajani, M., Hilbert, K., Cardoner, N., Porta‐Casteràs, D., Gosnell, S., Salas, R., Blair, K. S., Blair, J. R., Hammoud, M. Z., Milad, M., Burkhouse, K., . . . Winkler, A. M. (2020). Mega‐analysis methods in ENIGMA : The experience of the generalized anxiety disorder working group. Human Brain Mapping. Published. [PDF]

Gilbert, K., Perino, M. T., Myers, M. J., & Sylvester, C. M. (2020). Overcontrol and neural response to errors in pediatric anxiety disorders. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 72, 102224. PMID 32289747. [PDF]

Sylvester, C. M., Yu, Q., Srivastava, A. B., Marek, S., Zheng, A., Alexopoulos, D., Smyser, C. D., Shimony, J. S., Ortega, M., Dierker, D. L., Patel, G. H., Nelson, S. M., Gilmore, A. W., McDermott, K. B., Berg, J. J., Drysdale, A. T., Perino, M. T., Snyder, A. Z., Raut, R. V., . . . Dosenbach, N. U. F. (2020). Individual-specific functional connectivity of the amygdala: A substrate for precision psychiatry. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 117(7), 3808–3818. PMID: 32015137. [PDF]

Sylvester, C. M. (2020). Editorial: Several Roads Lead to Anxiety. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 59(6), 703–704. PMID: 31628983. [PDF]

Castelbaum, L., Sylvester, C. M., Zhang, Y., Yu, Q., & Constantino, J. N. (2020). On the Nature of Monozygotic Twin Concordance and Discordance for Autistic Trait Severity: A Quantitative Analysis. Behavior Genetics, 50(4), 263–272. Epub 2019 Dec 18. [PDF]


Sylvester, C. M. (2018). Brain Games to Reduce Anxiety in High-Risk Children. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 57(2), 80–81. PMID: 29413151. [PDF]

Sylvester, C. M., Smyser, C. D., Smyser, T., Kenley, J., Ackerman, J. J., Shimony, J. S., Petersen, S. E., & Rogers, C. E. (2018). Cortical Functional Connectivity Evident After Birth and Behavioral Inhibition at Age 2. American Journal of Psychiatry, 175(2), 180–187. PMID 28774192. [PDF]


Sylvester, C. M., Whalen, D. J., Belden, A. C., Sanchez, S. L., Luby, J. L., & Barch, D. M. (2017). Shyness and Trajectories of Functional Network Connectivity Over Early Adolescence. Child Development, 89(3), 734–745. PMID: 29222816. [PDF]

Whalen, D. J., Sylvester, C. M., & Luby, J. L. (2017). Depression and Anxiety in Preschoolers. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 26(3), 503–522. PMID: 28577606. [PDF]

Kertz, S. J., Sylvester, C., Tillman, R., & Luby, J. L. (2017). Latent Class Profiles of Anxiety Symptom Trajectories From Preschool Through School Age. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, 48(2), 316–331. PMID: 28318338. [PDF]

Meehan, T. P., Bressler, S. L., Tang, W., Astafiev, S. V., Sylvester, C. M., Shulman, G. L., & Corbetta, M. (2017). Top-down cortical interactions in visuospatial attention. Brain Structure and Function, 222(7), 3127–3145. PMID: 28321551. [PDF]

Rogers, C. E., Sylvester, C. M., Mintz, C., Kenley, J. K., Shimony, J. S., Barch, D. M., & Smyser, C. D. (2017). Neonatal Amygdala Functional Connectivity at Rest in Healthy and Preterm Infants and Early Internalizing Symptoms. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 56(2), 157–166. PMID: 28117062. PMCID: PMC5302247. [PDF]


Sylvester, C. M., Petersen, S. E., Luby, J. L., & Barch, D. M. (2016). Face processing in adolescents with positive and negative threat bias. Psychological Medicine, 47(5), 800–809. PMID: 27873557. [PDF]

Sylvester, C. M., Barch, D. M., Harms, M. P., Belden, A. C., Oakberg, T. J., Gold, A. L., White, L. K., Benson, B. E., Troller-Renfree, S., Degnan, K. A., Henderson, H. A., Luby, J. L., Fox, N. A., & Pine, D. S. (2016). Early Childhood Behavioral Inhibition Predicts Cortical Thickness in Adulthood. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 55(2), 122–129.e1. PMID: 26802779. PMCID: PMC4724382. [PDF]

Barch, D., Pagliaccio, D., Belden, A., Harms, M. P., Gaffrey, M., Sylvester, C. M., Tillman, R., & Luby, J. (2016). Effect of Hippocampal and Amygdala Connectivity on the Relationship Between Preschool Poverty and School-Age Depression. American Journal of Psychiatry, 173(6), 625–634. PMID 26771739. PMCID: PMC4932860. [PDF]


Sylvester, C. M., Hudziak, J. J., Gaffrey, M. S., Barch, D. M., & Luby, J. L. (2015). Stimulus-Driven Attention, Threat Bias, and Sad Bias in Youth with a History of an Anxiety Disorder or Depression. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 44(2), 219–231. PMCID: PMC4547922. [PDF]


Rogers, C. E., Barch, D. M., Sylvester, C. M., Pagliaccio, D., Harms, M. P., Botteron, K. N., & Luby, J. L. (2014). Altered Gray Matter Volume and School Age Anxiety in Children Born Late Preterm. The Journal of Pediatrics, 165(5), 928–935. PMID 25108541. PMCID: PMC4252475. [PDF]


Sylvester, C. M., Barch, D. M., Corbetta, M., Power, J. D., Schlaggar, B. L., & Luby, J. L. (2013). Resting State Functional Connectivity of the Ventral Attention Network in Children With a History of Depression or Anxiety. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 52(12), 1326–1336.e5. PMID 24290465. PMCID: PMC3918493. [PDF]


Sylvester, C., Corbetta, M., Raichle, M., Rodebaugh, T., Schlaggar, B., Sheline, Y., Zorumski, C., & Lenze, E. (2012). Functional network dysfunction in anxiety and anxiety disorders. Trends in Neurosciences, 35(9), 527–535. PMID 22658924 [PDF]

Tang, W., Bressler, S. L., Sylvester, C. M., Shulman, G. L., & Corbetta, M. (2012). Measuring Granger Causality between Cortical Regions from Voxelwise fMRI BOLD Signals with LASSO. PLoS Computational Biology, 8(5), e1002513. PMID 22654651 [PDF]


Sylvester, C. M., Shulman, G. L., Jack, A. I., & Corbetta, M. (2009). Anticipatory and Stimulus-Evoked Blood Oxygenation Level-Dependent Modulations Related to Spatial Attention Reflect a Common Additive Signal. Journal of Neuroscience, 29(34), 10671–10682. PMID: 19710319 [PDF]


Bressler, S. L., Tang, W., Sylvester, C. M., Shulman, G. L., & Corbetta, M. (2008). Top-Down Control of Human Visual Cortex by Frontal and Parietal Cortex in Anticipatory Visual Spatial Attention. Journal of Neuroscience, 28(40), 10056–10061. PMID: 18829963 [PDF]

Sylvester, C. M., Jack, A. I., Corbetta, M., & Shulman, G. L. (2008). Anticipatory Suppression of Nonattended Locations in Visual Cortex Marks Target Location and Predicts Perception. Journal of Neuroscience, 28(26), 6549–6556. PMID: 18579728 [PDF]

Sestieri, C., Sylvester, C. M., Jack, A. I., d’Avossa, G., Shulman, G. L., & Corbetta, M. (2008). Independence of Anticipatory Signals for Spatial Attention From Number of Nontarget Stimuli in the Visual Field. Journal of Neurophysiology, 100(2), 829–838. PMID: 18550727. [PDF]


Sylvester, C. M., Shulman, G. L., Jack, A. I., & Corbetta, M. (2007). Asymmetry of Anticipatory Activity in Visual Cortex Predicts the Locus of Attention and Perception. Journal of Neuroscience, 27(52), 14424–14433. https://doi.org/10.1523/jneurosci.3759-07.2007 PMID: 18160650 [PDF]


Sylvester, C. M., D’Avossa, G., & Corbetta, M. (2006). Models of human visual attention should consider trial-by-trial variability in preparatory neural signals. Neural Networks, 19(9), 1447–1449. PMID: 17045781 [PDF]

Jack, A. I., Sylvester, C. M., & Corbetta, M. (2006). Losing our Brainless Minds: How Neuroimaging Informs Cognition. Cortex, 42(3), 418–421. PMID: 16771052 [PDF]


Sylvester, C., Krout, K., & Loewy, A. (2002). Suprachiasmatic nucleus projection to the medial prefrontal cortex: a viral transneuronal tracing study. Neuroscience, 114(4), 1071–1080. PMID: 12379260 [PDF]

*The first two authors contributed equally, and order was decided by a coin toss.