2018 and In Press

Berntson GG, Gianaros PJ, Tsakiris M (in press). Interoception and the autonomic nervous system: Bottom-up meets top-down. In M. Tsakiris & H. De Preester (Eds.), Mind and Interoception ​(provisional title). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Brondolo E, Byer K, Gianaros PJ, Liu C, Prather AA, Thomas K, Woods-Giscombé CL - American Psychological Association Working Group on Stress and Health Disparities (2017). Stress and health disparities: Contexts, mechanisms, and interventions among racial/ethnic minority and low-socioeconomic status populations. Available at

Gianaros PJ, Jennings JR (in press). Host in the machine: A neurobiological perspective on stress and cardiovascular disease. American Psychologist.

Ginty A, Ryan JP, Gianaros PJ (in press). Neuroimaging and the study of stress reactivity. In SR Waldstein, E Suarez, & W Lovallo (eds), Handbook of Cardiovascular Behavioral Medicine.

Hackman D, Kuan D, Manuck SB, Gianaros PJ (2018). Socioeconomic position and age-related disparities in regional cerebral blood flow within the prefrontal cortex. Psychosomatic Medicine, 80, 336-344.

Hu MX, Penninx BWJH, de Geus EJC, Lamers, Kuan DC-H, Wright AGC, Marsland AL, Muldoon MF, Manuck SB, Gianaros PJ (in press). Associations of immunometabolic risk factors with symptoms of depression and anxiety: the role of cardiac vagal activity. Brain Beh Immun.

Jorgensen DR, Shaaban E, Wiley CA, Gianaros PJ, Mettenburg J, Rosano R (in press). Cerebral small vessel disease in older age as a heterogeneous phenomenon. American Journal of Physiology: Heart and Circulatory Physiology.

Jorgensen D, White GE, Sekikawa A, Gianaros PJ (in press). Higher dietary inflammation is associated with increased odds of depression, independent of Framingham Risk Score in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Nutrition Research.

Kragel PA, Kano M, Van Oudenhove L, Giao Ly H, Dupont P, Rubio A, Delon-Martin C, Bonaz BL, Manuck SB, Gianaros PJ, Ceko M, Reynolds Losin EA, Woo C-W, Nichols TE, Wager TD (2018). Generalizable representations of pain and negative affect in medial prefrontal cortex. Nature Neuroscience, 21, 283-289.


Banihashemi L, Wallace ML, Sheu LK, Lee MC, Gianaros PJ, Mackenzie RP, Insana SP, Germain A, Herringa RJ (2017). Childhood maltreatment moderates the effect of combat exposure on cingulum structural integrity. Development and Psychopathology, 29, 1735-1747.

Gianaros PJ, Kuan D C-H, Marsland AL, Sheu LK, Hackman DA, Miller KG, Manuck SB (2017). Community socioeconomic disadvantage in midlife relates to cortical morphology via neuroendocrine and cardiometabolic pathways. Cerebral Cortex, 27, 460–473.

Gianaros PJ, Sheu LK, Uyar F, Koushik J, Jennings JR, Wager TD, Singh A, Verstynen T (2017). A brain phenotype for stressor-evoked cardiovascular reactivity. Journal of the American Heart Association.

Ginty AT, Kraynak TE, Fisher JP, Gianaros PJ (2017) Cardiovascular and autonomic reactivity to psychological stress: Neurophysiological substrates and links to cardiovascular disease. Autonomic Neuroscience: Basic and Clinical, 207, 2-9.

Ginty AT, Muldoon MF, Kuan DC, Schirda B, Kamarck TW, Jennings JR, Manuck SB, Gianaros PJ (2017). Omega-3 supplementation and the neural correlates of negative affect and impulsivity: A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial in midlife adults. Psychosomatic Medicine, 79, 549-556.

Hall PA, Erickson KI, Gianaros PJ (2017). The neurobiology of health communication: Neuroscience methods in the conduct of biobehavioral medicine research. Psychosomatic Medicine, 79, 376-378.

Jennings JR, Heim A, Sheu L, Muldoon M, Ryan C, Gach MH, Schirda C, Gianaros PJ (2017). Brain regional blood flow and working memory performance predict change in blood pressure over 2 years. Hypertension, 70, 1132-1141.

Jennings JR, Muldoon MF, Ryan C, Gach M, Heim A, Sheu LK, Gianaros PJ (2017). Pre-hypertensive blood pressures and regional cerebral blood flow independently relate to cognitive performance. JAHA: Journal of the American Heart Association, 6, e004856.

Levine, ME, Muth ER, Gianaros PJ, Koch KL, Stern RM (2017). Gastrointestinal system. Cacioppo, J. T., Tassinary, L. G., & Berntson, G. (Eds.). Handbook of Psychophysiology, 4th edition, pp. 258-281, Cambridge University Press.

Marsland AL, Kuan DC, Sheu LK, Krajina K, Kraynak TE, Manuck SB, Gianaros PJ (2017). Systemic inflammation and resting state connectivity of the default mode network. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 62, 162-170.

Stillman CM, Weinstein AM, Marsland AL, Gianaros PJ, Erickson KI (2017). Body-brain connections: The effects of obesity and behavioral interventions on neurocognitive aging. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 9, 115.

Taren A, Gianaros PJ, Greco CM, Lindsay EK, Fairgrieve A, Brown KW, Rosen RK, Ferris JL, Julson E, Marsland AL, Creswell JD (2017). Mindfulness meditation training and resting state functional connectivity between dorsolateral prefrontal cortex and frontoparietal control regions: a randomized controlled trial. Psychosomatic Medicine, 79, 674-683.


Allen B, Muldoon MF, Gianaros PJ, Jennings JR (2016). Higher blood pressure partially links greater adiposity to reduced brain white matter integrity. American Journal of Hypertension, 29, 1029-37.

Cohen S, Gianaros PJ, Manuck SB (2016). A stage model of stress and disease. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 11, 456-63.

Creswell JD, Taren AA, Lindsay EK, Greco CM, Gianaros PJ, Fairgrieve A, Marsland AL, Brown KW, Way BM, Rosen RK, Ferris JL (2016). Alterations in resting state functional connectivity link mindfulness meditation with reduced interleukin-6. Biological Psychiatry, 80, 53-61.

Dermody S, Wright A, Cheong JW, Miller K, Muldoon M, Flory J, Gianaros PJ, Marsland AL, Manuck SB (2016). Personality correlates of midlife cardiometabolic risk: The explanatory role of higher-order factors of the five factor model. Journal of Personality, 84, 765-776.

Jennings JR, Sheu LK, Kuan D C-H, Manuck SB, Gianaros PJ. (2016). Resting state connectivity of the medial prefrontal cortex covaries with individual differences in high-frequency heart rate variability. Psychophysiology, 53, 444-454.

Lockwood KG, Marsland AL, Cohen S, Gianaros PJ (2016). Sex differences in the association between stressor-evoked interleukin-6 reactivity and C-reactive protein. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 58, 173-180.

Rosso AL, Flatt JD, Carlson MC, Lovasi GS, Rosano C, Brown AF, Matthews KA, Gianaros PJ (2016). Neighborhood socioeconomic status and cognitive function in late life. American Journal of Epidemiology, 183, 1088-97.


Allen B, Jennings JR, Gianaros PJ, Thayer JF, Manuck SB (2015). Resting high-frequency heart rate variability is related to resting brain perfusion. Psychophysiology, 52, 277-87.

Banihashemi L, Sheu LK, Gianaros PJ (2015). Childhood physical abuse predicts stressor-evoked activity within central visceral control regions. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10, 474-85.

Chang LJ, Gianaros PJ, Manuck SB, Krishnan A, Wager TD (2015). A sensitive and specific neural signature for picture-induced negative affect. PLOS: Biology 13(6: e1002180. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1002180.

Gianaros PJ & Wager TD (2015). Brain body pathways linking psychological stress and physical health. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 24, 313-321.

Gilliam M, Forbes EE, Gianaros PJ, Erickson KI, Brennan LM, Shaw DS (2015). Maternal depression in childhood and aggression in young adulthood: Evidence for mediation by offspring amygdala:hippocampal volume ratio. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 56, 1083-1091.

Jennings JR, Allen B, Gianaros PJ, Thayer JF, Manuck SB (2015). Focusing neurovisceral integration: cognition, heart rate variability, and cerebral blood flow. Psychophysiology, 52, 214-24.

Lee JL, Woodard GA, Gianaros PJ, Barinas-Mitchell E, Tepper PG, Conroy MB (2015). Ectopic adiposity is associated with autonomic risk factors and subclinical cardiovascular disease in young adults. Obesity, 23, 2030-2036.

Marsland AL, Gianaros PJ, Kuan DCH, Sheu LK, Krajina K, Manuck SB (2015). Brain morphology links systemic inflammation to cognitive function in midlife adults. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 48, 195-204.

Metti AL, Aizenstein A, Yaffe K,Boudreau RM, Newman A, Launer L, Gianaros PJ, Lopez OL, Saxton J, Ives DG, Kritchevsky S, Vallejo AN, Rosano C (2015). Trajectories of peripheral interleukin-6, structure of the hippocampus, and cognitive impairment over 14 years in older adults. Neurobiology of Aging, 36, 3038-3044.

Miller MA, Leckie RL, Donofry SD, Gianaros PJ, Erickson KI, Manuck SB, Roecklein KA (2015). Photoperiod is associated with hippocampal volume in a large community sample. Hippocampus, 25, 534-43.

Oberlin LE, Manuck SB, Gianaros PJ, Ferrell RE, Muldoon MF, Jennings JR, Flory JD, Erickson KI (2015). Blood oressure interacts with APOE ε4 to predict memory performance in a midlife sample. Neuropsychology, 29, 693-702.

Molesworth T, Sheu LK, Cohen S, Gianaros PJ, Verstynen TD (2015). Social network diversity and white matter microstructural integrity in humans. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10, 1169-76.

Taren A, Gianaros PJ, Greco C, Lindsay E, Fairgrieve A, Brown K, Rosen R, Ferris J, Marsland A, Julson E, Bursley J, Ramsburg J, Creswell D (2015). Mindfulness meditation training increases resting state functional connectivity between dorsolateral prefrontal cortex and frontoparietal control regions: A randomized controlled trial. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10, 1758-1768.

Yau W-Y, Tudorascu DL, McDade E, Price JC, Lopez O, Mathis CA, Aizenstein HJ, Mowrey W, Snitz BE, Weissfeld L, James J, Ikonomovic S, Minhas D, Sheu LK, Gianaros PJ, Klunk WE (2015). Longitudinal change of neuroimaging and clinical markers in autosomal dominant Alzheimer's disease: Exploring across-group and within-individual progression. Lancet: Neurology, 14, 804-13.


Erickson KI, Creswell JD, Verstynen T, Gianaros PJ (2014). Health Neuroscience: Defining an emerging field. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 23, 446-53.

Gianaros PJ, Marsland AL, Kuan D C-H, Jennings JR, Sheu LK, Hariri AR, Gross JJ, Manuck SB (2014). An inflammatory pathway links atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease risk to neural activity evoked by the cognitive regulation of emotion. Biological Psychiatry, 75, 738-45.

McDade E, Kim A, James J, Sheu LK, Kuan C-H, Minhas D, Gianaros PJ, Ikonomovic S, Lopez O, Snitz B Price J, Becker J, Mathis C, Klunk W (2014). Cerebral perfusion alterations and cerebral amyloid in autosomal dominant Alzheimer disease. Neurology, 83, 510-7.

Onyewuenyi IC, Christie IC, Erickson KI, Sheu LK, Gianaros PJ (2014). Basal ganglia morphology links the metabolic syndrome and depressive symptoms. Physiology and Behavior, 123, 214-22.

Wager TD, Gianaros PJ (2014). The social brain, stress and psychopathology. JAMA: Psychiatry, 71, 622-4.


Christie IC, Gianaros PJ (2013). PhysioScripts: An extensible, open source platform for the processing of physiological data. Behavioral Research Methods, 45, 125-31.

Gianaros PJ, Hackman D (2013). Contributions of neuroscience to the study of socioeconomic health disparities. Psychosom Med, 75, 624-31.

Gianaros PJ, Marsland AL, Sheu LK, Erickson KI, Verstynen TD (2013). Inflammatory pathways link socioeconomic inequalities to white matter architecture. Cerebral Cortex, 23, 2058-71.

Ginty A, Gianaros PJ, Derbyshire SW, Phillips AC, Carroll D (2013). Blunted cardiac stress reactivity relates to neural hypoactivation. Psychophysiology, 50, 219-25.

Hughes TM, Ryan CM, Aizenstein H, Nunley K, Gianaros PJ, Miller R, Costacou T, Strotmeyer ES, Orchard TJ, Rosano C (2013). Spatial distribution of gray matter atrophy in middle aged adults with Type 1 Diabetes. Journal of Diabetes Complications, 27, 558-64.

Jennings JR, Heim A, Kuan DC-H, Gianaros PJ, Muldoon MF, Manuck SB (2013). Utility of total cerebral blood flow as an imaging biomarker of known cardiovascular risks. Stroke, 44, 2480-5.

Rosano C, Chang Y-F, Kuller LH, Guralnik JM, Studenski SA, Aizenstein HJ, Gianaros PJ, Lopez OL, Longstreth WT, Newman AB (2013). Long-term survival in adults 65 years and older with white matter hyperintensity: Association with performance on the digit symbol substitution test. Psychosomatic Medicine, 75, 624-31.

Ryan JP, Onyewuenyi IC, Verstynen TD, Sheu LK, Gianaros PJ (2013). Cerebral blood flow links insulin resistance and baroreflex sensitivity. PLoS One, 8, e83288.

Sweitzer MM, Halder I, Flory JD, Craig AE, Gianaros PJ, Ferrell RE, Manuck SB (2013). Polymorphic variation in the dopamine D4 receptor predicts delay discounting as a function of childhood socioeconomic status: evidence for differential susceptibility. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 8, 499-508.

Taren AT, Creswell JD, Gianaros PJ (2013). Differential effects of stress and mindfulness on grey matter volume in caudate and amygdala in a healthy adult population. PloS One, 8, e64574.

Verstynen T, Weinstein AW, Erickson KI, Sheu LK, Marsland AL, Gianaros PJ (2013). Competing physiological pathways link individual differences in weight and abdominal adiposity to white matter microstructure. NeuroImage, 79, 129-37.


 Gianaros PJ, Onyewuenyi IC, Sheu LK, Christie IC, Critchley HD (2012). Brain systems for baroreflex suppression during stress in humans. Human Brain Mapping, 33, 1700-16.

Jennings JR, Mendelson DN, Muldoon MF, Ryan C, Gianaros PJ, Raz N, Aizenstein HJ (2012). Regional grey matter shrinks in hypertensive individuals despite successful lowering of blood pressure. Journal of Human Hypertension, 26, 295-305.

Minkel JD, McNealy K, Gianaros PJ, Drabant EM, Gross JJ, Manuck SB, Hariri AR (2012). Sleep quality and neural circuit function supporting emotion regulation. Biology of Mood & Anxiety Disorders, 2, 22: Open Access, Online only: doi:10.1186/2045-5380-2-22.

Rosano C, Marsland AL, Gianaros PJ (2012). Maintaining brain health by monitoring inflammatory processes: a mechanism to promote successful aging. Aging and Disease, 3, 16-33.

Ryan JP, Sheu LK, Critchley HD, Gianaros PJ (2012). A neural circuitry linking insulin resistance to depressed mood. Psychosomatic Medicine, 74, 476-82.

Sheu LK, Jennings JR, Gianaros PJ (2012). Test-retest reliability of an fMRI paradigm for studies of cardiovascular reactivity. Psychophysiology, 49, 873-84.


Cyranowski JM, Hofkens TL, Swartz HA, Frank E, Gianaros PJ (2011). Thinking about a close relationship differentially impacts cardiovascular stress responses among depressed and non-depressed women. Health Psychology, 30, 276-84.

Cyranowski JM, Hofkens TL, Swartz HA, Salomon K, Gianaros PJ (2011). Cardiac vagal control in depressed and nondepressed controls: Impact of depression status, lifetime trauma history, and respiratory factors. Psychosomatic Medicine, 73, 336-43.

Franzen PL, Gianaros PJ, Marsland AL, Hall MH, Siegle GJ, Dahl RE, Buysse DJ (2011). Cardiovascular reactivity to acute psychological stress following sleep deprivation. Psychosomatic Medicine, 73, 679-82.

Gianaros PJ (2011). Socioeconomic health disparities: A health neuroscience and lifecourse perspective. Science Agenda, A Bulletin of the Science Directorate of the American Psychological Association.

Gianaros PJ, Manuck SB, Sheu LK, Kuan DCH, Votruba-Drzal E, Craig AE, Hariri AR (2011). Parental education predicts corticostriatal functionality in adulthood. Cerebral Cortex, 21, 896-910.

Gianaros PJ, O’Connor MF (2011). Neuroimaging methods in human stress science. In RJ Contrada & A Baum (eds), Handbook of Stress Science. Springer Publishing, New York. pp. 543-63. View PDF

McEwen BS, Gianaros PJ (2011). Stress- and allostasis-induced brain plasticity. Annual Review of Medicine, 62, 431-45.

Ryan JP, Sheu LK, Gianaros PJ (2011). Resting state functional connectivity within the cingulate cortex jointly predicts agreeableness and stressor-evoked cardiovascular reactivity. NeuroImage, 55, 363-70.


PJ Gianaros: award for distinguished scientific early career contributions to psychology (2010). American Psychologist, 65, 721-3. Authored biography.

Gianaros PJ, Gray MA, Onyewuenyi I, Critchley HD (2010). Neuroimaging methods in behavioral medicine. In A Steptoe (ed), Handbook of Behavioral Medicine: Methods and Applications. Springer Publishing, New York. pp. 769-82.

Gianaros PJ, Manuck SB (2010). Neurobiological pathways linking socioeconomic position and health. Psychosomatic Medicine, 72, 450-61.

Gray MA, Gianaros PJ, Critchley HD (2010). Applications of neuroimaging in behavioral medicine. In A Steptoe (ed), Handbook of Behavioral Medicine: Methods and Applications. Springer Publishing, New York. pp. 783-802.

Harrison N., Gray M, Gianaros PJ, Critchley H. (2010). The embodiment of emotional feelings in the brain. Journal of Neuroscience, 30, 12878-84.

Jedema HP, Gianaros PJ, Greer PJ, Kerr DD, Liu S, Higley JD, Suomi SJ, Olsen  AS, Porter JN, Lopresti BJ, Hariri AR, Bradberry CW (2010). Cognitive impact of genetic variation of the serotonin transporter in primates is associated with differences in brain morphology rather than serotonin neurotransmission. Molecular Psychiatry, 15, 512-22. *Cover image of issue, 15: 446; doi:10.1038/mp.2010.49.

Manuck SB, Phillips JE, Gianaros PJ, Flory JD, Muldoon MF (2010). Subjective socioeconomic status and the metabolic syndrome. Psychosomatic Medicine, 72, 35-45.

McEwen BS, Gianaros PJ (2010). Central role of the brain in stress and adaptation: Links to socioeconomic status, health, and disease. Annals of the New York Academy of Science, 1186, 190-222.


Gray MA, Minati L, Harrison NA, Gianaros PJ, Napadow V, Critchley HD (2009). Physiological recordings: Basic concepts and implementation during functional magnetic resonance imaging. NeuroImage, 47, 1105-15.

Gianaros PJ & Sheu LK (2009). A review of neuroimaging studies of stressor-evoked blood pressure reactivity: Emerging evidence for a brain-body pathway to coronary heart disease risk. NeuroImage, 47, 922-36.

Soreca I, Rosano C, Jennings JR, Sheu LK, Kuller LH, Matthews KA, Aizenstein HJ, Gianaros PJ (2009). Gain in adiposity across 15 years is associated with reduced gray matter volume in healthy women. Psychosomatic Medicine, 71, 485-90. *Accompanying Editorial by in J. Douglas Bremner Psychosom Med, June 2009, Vol. 71, pp. 483-484.

Gianaros PJ, Sheu LK, Remo AM, Christie IC, Crtichley HD, Wang JJ (2009). Heightened resting neural activity predicts exaggerated stressor-evoked blood pressure reactivity. Hypertension, 53, 819-25.

Gianaros PJ, Hariri AR, Sheu LK, Sutton-Tyrrell K, Muldoon MF, Manuck SB (2009). Preclinical atherosclerosis covaries with individual differences in reactivity and functional connectivity of the amygdala. Biological Psychiatry, 65, 943-50.

Matthews SC, Simmons AN, Strigo IA, Gianaros PJ, Yang T, Paulus MP (2009). Inhibition-related activity in subgenual cingulate is associated with symptom severity in major depressive. Psychiatry Research, 172, 1-6.

Aizenstein HJ, Butters MA, Wu M, Mazurkewicz LM, Stenger VA, Gianaros PJ, Becker JT, Reynolds III CF, Carter CS (2009). Altered functioning of the executive control circuit in late-life depression: Episodic and persistent phenomena. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 17, 30-42.

Onyewuenyi I, Gianaros PJ (2009). Blue blood: mechanisms linking depression and coronary heart disease. Frontiers in Behavioural Neuroscience, 3 (special issue), 280.


Egizio VB, Jennings JR, Christie IC, Sheu LK, Matthews KA, Gianaros PJ (2008). Cardiac-vagal activity during psychological stress varies with social functioning in older women. Psychophysiology, 45, 1046-54.

Bleil ME, Gianaros PJ, Jennings JR, Flory JD, Manuck SB (2008). Trait negative affect: Toward an integrated model of understanding psychological risk for impairment in cardiac autonomic function. Psychosomatic Medicine, 70, 328-37.

Marsland A, Gianaros PJ, Brown SM, Manuck SB, Hariri AR (2008). Interleukin-6 covaries inversely with hippocampal grey matter volume in middle-aged adults. Biological Psychiatry, 64, 484-90.

Matchock RL, Levine ME, Gianaros PJ, Stern RM (2008). Susceptibility to nausea and motion sickness as a function of the menstrual cycle. Womens Health Issues, 18, 328-35.

Gianaros PJ, Sheu LK, Matthews KA, Jennings JR, Manuck SB, Hariri AR (2008). Individual differences in stressor-evoked blood pressure reactivity vary activation, volume, and functional connectivity of the amygdala. Journal of Neuroscience, 28, 990-99. *Editor’s Choice Selection in Science, Feb 2008, Vol. 319, pp. 878-879.

Gianaros PJ, Horenstein JA, Hariri AR, Sheu LK, Manuck SB, Matthews KA, Cohen S (2008). Potential neural embedding of parental social standing. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 3, 91-6.


Marsland AL, Gianaros PJ, Prather AA, Jennings JR, Neumann SA, Manuck SB (2007). Stimulated production of proinflammatory cytokines covaries inversely with heart rate variability. Psychosomatic Medicine, 69, 709-16.

Conklin SM, Gianaros PJ, Brown SM, Yao JK, Hariri AR, Manuck SB, Muldoon MF (2007). Long-chain omega-3 fatty acid intake is positively associated with gray matter volume in healthy adults. Neuroscience Letters, 421, 209-12.

Gianaros PJ, Horenstein JA, Cohen S, Matthews KA, Brown SM, Flory JD, Critchley HD, Manuck SB, Hariri AR (2007). Perigenual anterior cingulate morphology covaries with perceived social standing. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 2, 161-173. *Accompanying Editorial by Naomi Eisenberger in Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, Sept 2007, Vol. 2, pp. 159-160.

Gianaros PJ, Jennings JR, Sheu LK, Greer PJ, Kuller LH, Matthews KA (2007). Prospective reports of chronic life stress predict decreased grey matter volume in the hippocampus. NeuroImage, 35, 795-803.

Gianaros PJ, Jennings JR, Sheu LK, Derbyshire SW, Matthews KA (2007). Heightened functional neural reactivity to psychological stress covaries with exaggerated blood pressure reactivity. Hypertension, 49, 134-40.

Jennings JR & Gianaros PJ (2007). Method, design, and analysis. In JT Cacioppo, LG Tassinary, & GG Berntson (eds), Handbook of Psychophysiology (3rd ed). Cambridge University Press: NY. pp. 812-833.


Gianaros PJ, Greer PJ, Ryan CM, Jennings JR (2006). Higher blood pressure predicts lower regional grey matter volume: Consequences on short-term information processing. NeuroImage, 31, 754-65.

Gianaros PJ (2006). A seminar on scientific writing for students, postdoctoral trainees, and junior faculty. Teaching of Psychology, 33, 120-23. View PDF


Gianaros PJ, Derbyshire SW, May JC, Siegle GJ, Gamalo MA, Jennings JR (2005). Anterior cingulate activity correlates with blood pressure during stress. Psychophysiology, 42, 627-35.

Gianaros PJ, May JC, Siegle GJ, Jennings JR (2005). Is there a functional neural correlate of individual differences in cardiovascular reactivity? Psychosomatic Medicine, 67, 31-9.

Gianaros PJ, Salomon K, Zhou F, Owens JF, Edmundowicz D, Kuller LH, Matthews KA (2005). A greater reduction in high-frequency heart rate variability to a psychological stressor is associated with subclinical coronary and aortic calcification in postmenopausal women. Psychosomatic Medicine, 67, 553-60.

2004 and Earlier

Gianaros PJ, van der Veen FM, Jennings JR (2004). Regional cerebral blood flow correlates with heart period and high-frequency heart period variability during working memory tasks: Implications for the cortical and subcortical regulation of cardiac autonomic activity. Psychophysiology, 41, 521-30.

Gianaros PJ, Quigley KS, Muth ER, Levine ME, Vasko RC, Stern RM (2003). Relationship between temporal changes in cardiac parasympathetic activity and motion sickness severity. Psychophysiology, 40, 39-44.

Jennings JR, van der Molen MW, Somsen RJM, Graham R, Gianaros PJ (2002). Vagal function in health and disease: Studies in Pittsburgh. Physiology and Behavior, 77, 693-98.

Gianaros PJ, Bleil ME, Muldoon MF, Jennings JR, McCaffery JM, Sutton-Tyrrell KC, Manuck SB (2002). Is cardiovascular reactivity associated with atherosclerosis among hypertensives? Hypertension, 40, 742-47.

Gianaros PJ, Jennings JR, Olafsson GB, Steptoe A, Sutton-Tyrell K, Muldoon MF Manuck SB, (2002). Greater intima-media thickness in the carotid bulb is associated with reduced baroreflex sensitivity. American Journal of Hypertension, 15, 486-91.

Gianaros PJ, Quigley KS, Mordkoff JT, Stern RM (2001). Gastric myoelectrical and autonomic cardiac reactivity to behavioral stressors. Psychophysiology, 38, 642-52.

Gianaros PJ, Stern RM, Morrow GR, Hickok JT (2001). Relationship of gastric myoelectrical and cardiac parasympathetic activity to chemotherapy-induced nausea. Journal of Psychosom Research, 50, 263-66.

Gianaros PJ & Quigley KS (2001). Autonomic origins of a stimulus-elicited bradycardia and its habituation in humans. Psychophysiology, 38, 540-47.

Gianaros PJ, Muth ER, Mordkoff JT, Levine ME, Stern RM (2001). A questionnaire for the assessment of the multiple dimensions of motion sickness. Aviation Space and Environmental Medicine, 72, 115-19.

Mordkoff JT & Gianaros PJ (2000). Detecting the onset of the lateralized readiness potential: A comparison of available methods and procedures. Psychophysiology, 37, 347-60.

Jokerst MD, Gatto M, Fazio R, Gianaros PJ, Stern RM, Koch KL (1999). Effects of gender on susceptibility to motion sickness. Aviat Space Environ Med, 70, 962-65.