Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2022 Validity of the NIH toolbox cognitive battery in a healthy oldest-old 85+ sample.Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society.  1-10. 2022
2022 Laminar functional magnetic resonance imaging in vision researchFrontiers in Neuroscience.  16. 2022
2022 25 years of neurocognitive aging theories: What have we learned?Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience.  14. 2022
2022 Time-to-Collision Estimations in Young Drivers with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity DisorderJournal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.  52:3933-3948. 2022
2022 Effects of sensory manipulations on locomotor adaptation to split-belt treadmill walking in healthy younger and older adults 2022
2022 The spike-and-slab elastic net as a classification tool in Alzheimer's diseasePLoS One.  17. 2022
2021 A method for mapping retinal images in early visual cortical areasNeuroImage.  245. 2021
2021 Perspective on Vision Science-Informed Interventions for Central Vision LossFrontiers in Neuroscience.  15. 2021
2021 Frontal cortical regions associated with attention connect more strongly to central than peripheral V1NeuroImage.  238. 2021
2021 Validation of the attention-related driving errors scale in novice adolescent driversAccident Analysis and Prevention.  159. 2021
2021 Developmental trajectories of driving attention in adolescents: Preliminary findings from REACTTraffic Injury Prevention.  22:S163-S165. 2021
2020 We don’t all look the same; detailed examination of peripheral looking strategies after simulated central vision lossJournal of Vision.  20:1-14. 2020
2020 A method to characterize compensatory oculomotor strategies following simulated central vision lossJournal of Vision.  20:1-18. 2020
2019 The Effects of Useful Field of View Training on Brain Activity and ConnectivityJournal of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences.  74:1152-1162. 2019
2019 Analyzing the HCP Datasets using GPUs: The Anatomy of a Science Engagement. 2019
2019 Background connectivity between frontal and sensory cortex depends on task state, independent of stimulus modalityNeuroImage.  184:790-800. 2019
2018 Erratum: Multi-line Adaptive Perimetry (MAP): A New Procedure for Quantifying Visual Field Integrity for Rapid Assessment of Macular Diseases (Trans Vis Sci Tech., (2018) 7 (5), 10.1167/tvst.7.5.28)Translational Vision Science and Technology.  7. 2018
2018 Multi-line adaptive perimetry (MAP): A new procedure for quantifying visual field integrity for rapid assessment of macular diseasesTranslational Vision Science and Technology.  7. 2018
2017 Retinotopic patterns of functional connectivity between V1 and large-scale brain networks during resting fixationNeuroImage.  146:1071-1083. 2017
2017 Relationship between alpha rhythm and the default mode network: An EEG-fMRI studyJournal of Clinical Neurophysiology.  34:527-533. 2017
2016 Age-dependent cortical thinning of peripheral visual field representations in primary visual cortexFrontiers in Aging Neuroscience.  8. 2016
2016 ADhd and vision problems in the National Survey of Children's HealthOptometry and Vision Science.  93:459-465. 2016
2016 Cortical thickness in human V1 associated with central vision lossScientific Reports.  6. 2016
2016 Cortical thickness in frontoparietal and cingulo-opercular networks predicts executive function performance in older adultsNeuropsychology.  30:322-331. 2016
2016 Abnormalities in large scale functional networks in unmedicated patients with schizophrenia and effects of risperidoneNeuroImage: Clinical.  10:146-158. 2016
2016 Tasks Driven by Perceptual Information Do Not Recruit Sustained BOLD Activity in Cingulo-Opercular RegionsCerebral Cortex.  26:192-201. 2016
2015 Retinotopic patterns of background connectivity between V1 and fronto-parietal cortex are modulated by task demandsFrontiers in Human Neuroscience.  9. 2015
2015 Functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and MRI tractography in progressive supranuclear palsy-like syndromeNeuro-Ophthalmology.  39:64-68. 2015
2015 Early visual cortex reflects initiation and maintenance of task setNeuroImage.  107:277-288. 2015
2015 Alpha-band EEG activity in perceptual learningJournal of Vision.  15. 2015
2015 Distinct effects of trial-driven and task Set-related control in primary visual cortexNeuroImage.  120:285-297. 2015
2014 The effect of speed of processing training on microsaccade amplitudePLoS One.  9. 2014
2014 Ventral tegmental area/midbrain functional connectivity and response to antipsychotic medication in schizophreniaNeuropsychopharmacology.  39:1020-1030. 2014
2013 Processing speed training increases the efficiency of attentional resource allocation in young adultsFrontiers in Human Neuroscience2013
2013 Processing speed training increases the efficiency of attentional resource allocation in young adultsFrontiers in Human Neuroscience2013
2012 Older adults, unlike younger adults, do not modulate alpha power to suppress irrelevant informationNeuroImage.  63:1127-1133. 2012
2012 Modulations of ongoing alpha oscillations predict successful short-term visual memory encodingFrontiers in Human Neuroscience2012
2011 Would the field of cognitive neuroscience be advanced by sharing functional MRI data?BMC Medicine.  9. 2011
2010 Homogeneity computation: How interitem similarity in visual short-term memory alters recognitionPsychonomic Bulletin and Review.  17:59-65. 2010
2009 Trial-to-Trial Carryover in Auditory Short-Term MemoryJournal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition.  35:46-56. 2009
2007 Auditory short-term memory behaves like visual short-term memoryPLoS Biology.  5:0662-0672. 2007
2006 The neural bases of momentary lapses in attentionNature Neuroscience.  9:971-978. 2006
2006 A Core System for the Implementation of Task SetsNeuron.  50:799-812. 2006
2004 Comparison of sustained and transient activity in children and adults using a mixed blocked/event-related fMRI designNeuroImage.  22:975-985. 2004
2003 Mixed blocked/event-related designs separate transient and sustained activity in fMRINeuroImage.  19:1694-1708. 2003
2003 Effects of training on memory-guided saccade performanceVision Research.  43:2061-2071. 2003
2002 Functional neuroanatomical differences between adults and school-age children in the processing of single wordsScience.  296:1476-1479. 2002

Principal Investigator On

  • Adaptive Neuroplasticity Following Central Visual Field Loss in Macular Degeneration  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration: The Effect of Training on Visual Performance and Neural Activity  awarded by Dana (Charles A.) Foundation, Inc.
  • Changes in Visual Cortical Connectivity Following Central Visual Field Loss  awarded by National Eye Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Characterization of Multiple Factors in Training and Plasticity in Central Vision Loss  awarded by National Eye Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Elucidating The Necessary Components and Mechanisms of Cognitive Training  awarded by Pennsylvania State University
  • Elucidating The Necessary Components and Mechanisms of Cognitive Training  awarded by Clemson University
  • Identifying Cortical Laminar Architecture Changes Associated With Compensation for Central Vision Loss Due to Macular Degeneration  awarded by Fight for Sight, Inc.
  • McKnight Brain Aging Registry  awarded by University of Miami
  • New Methods to Quantify and Train Eye Movement Strategies in Macular Degeneration  awarded by University of California, Riverside
  • Primary Visual Cortex Plasticity Following Central Vision Loss  awarded by National Eye Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Social Perception and Social Communication in Adults with Traumatic Brain Injury  awarded by University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Visual Brain Core-Research Resources on Visual Dysfunction and Plasticity  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION
  • Teaching Activities

  • BME495 - Honors Research II (Fall Term 2011)
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2011)
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2012)
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2012)
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2013)
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2012)
  • BME699 - Masters Thesis Research (Spring Term 2013)
  • GBS788 - Special Topics (Spring Term 2016)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Fall Term 2019)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Fall Term 2020)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Fall Term 2021)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Fall Term 2022)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Fall Term 2022)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Spring Term 2020)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Spring Term 2021)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Spring Term 2022)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Spring Term 2022)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Summer Term 2020)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Summer Term 2021)
  • GBSC720 - Journal Club 2 (Summer Term 2022)
  • GBSC727 - Neuro Systems (Spring Term 2017)
  • GBSC727 - Neuro Systems (Spring Term 2018)
  • GBSC727 - Neuro Systems (Spring Term 2019)
  • GBSC727 - Neuro Systems (Spring Term 2020)
  • GBSC727 - Neuro Systems (Spring Term 2021)
  • GBSC727 - Neuro Systems (Spring Term 2022)
  • IDNE790 - Special Topic Neuroengineering (Fall Term 2021)
  • IDNE790 - Special Topic Neuroengineering (Summer Term 2022)
  • NBL210 - Sci Reason & Med Research (Spring Term 2015)
  • NBL210 - Sci Reason & Med Research (Spring Term 2016)
  • NBL425 - Methods in Human Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2015)
  • NBL425 - Methods in Human Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2016)
  • NBL425 - Methods in Human Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2017)
  • NBL425 - Methods in Human Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2018)
  • NBL425 - Methods in Human Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2019)
  • NBL425 - Methods in Human Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2020)
  • NBL425 - Methods in Human Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2021)
  • NBL444 - Special Topics Neuroscience 3 (Fall Term 2014)
  • NBL625 - Methods in Human Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2020)
  • NBL625 - Methods in Human Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2021)
  • NBL625 - Methods in Human Nueroimaging (Fall Term 2019)
  • NBL743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2012)
  • NBL743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2013)
  • NBL743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2014)
  • NBL743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2015)
  • NBL743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2016)
  • NBL743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2017)
  • NBL743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2019)
  • NBL743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2020)
  • NBL743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2021)
  • NBL743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Spring Term 2011)
  • NBL782 - Neuroimaging Journal Club (Fall Term 2021)
  • NBL782 - Neuroimaging Journal Club (Spring Term 2019)
  • NBL782 - Neuroimaging Journal Club (Spring Term 2020)
  • PY420 - Special Topics (Fall Term 2013)
  • PY420 - Special Topics (Fall Term 2014)
  • PY420 - Special Topics (Fall Term 2015)
  • PY743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2013)
  • PY743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2014)
  • PY743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2015)
  • PY743 - Methods in Neuroimaging (Fall Term 2016)
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Washington University/St. Louis 2004
  • Full Name

  • Kristina Visscher