Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Neuroimaging as a Window Into the Pathophysiological Mechanisms of SchizophreniaFrontiers in Psychiatry.  12. 2021
2021 Neural Signatures of Memory Encoding in Schizophrenia Are Modulated by Antipsychotic Treatment 2021
2020 A multimodal magnetoencephalography 7 T fMRI and 7 T proton MR spectroscopy study in first episode psychosisnpj Schizophrenia.  6. 2020
2020 Hippocampal glutamate and hippocampus subfield volumes in antipsychotic-naive first episode psychosis subjects and relationships to duration of untreated psychosisTranslational Psychiatry.  10. 2020
2020 Neurometabolic correlates of 6 and 16 weeks of treatment with risperidone in medication-naive first-episode psychosis patientsTranslational Psychiatry.  10. 2020
2020 White matter and neurite morphology differ in psychogenic nonepileptic seizuresAnnals of Clinical and Translational Neurology.  7:1973-1984. 2020
2020 Aberrant static and dynamic functional patterns of frontoparietal control network in antipsychotic-naïve first-episode psychosis subjectsHuman Brain Mapping.  41:2999-3008. 2020
2020 COVID-19: Facts, Cultural Considerations, and Risk of StigmatizationJournal of Transcultural Nursing.  31:326-332. 2020
2020 A Prospective Longitudinal Investigation of Cortical Thickness and Gyrification in Schizophrenia 2020
2020 Duration of Untreated Psychosis Correlates With Brain Connectivity and Morphology in Medication-Naïve Patients With First-Episode PsychosisBiological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging.  5:231-238. 2020
2020 Baseline Functional Connectivity Predicts Connectivity Changes Due to a Small Dose of Midazolam in Older AdultsAnesthesia and Analgesia.  130:224-232. 2020
2020 Hippocampal Dysconnectivity and Altered Glutamatergic Modulation of the Default Mode Network: A Combined Resting-State Connectivity and Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Study in SchizophreniaBiological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging2020
2020 The role of glutamate and GABA in cognitive dysfunction in schizophrenia and mood disorders – A systematic review of magnetic resonance spectroscopy studiesSchizophrenia Research2020
2020 White matter integrity, duration of untreated psychosis, and antipsychotic treatment response in medication-naïve first-episode psychosis patientsMolecular Psychiatry2020
2019 A longitudinal neurite and free water imaging study in patients with a schizophrenia spectrum disorderNeuropsychopharmacology.  44:1932-1939. 2019
2019 Ketamine induced changes in regional cerebral blood flow, interregional connectivity patterns, and glutamate metabolismJournal of Psychiatric Research.  117:108-115. 2019
2019 A longitudinal magnetic resonance spectroscopy study investigating effects of risperidone in the anterior cingulate cortex and hippocampus in schizophreniaSchizophrenia Research.  210:239-244. 2019
2019 Micro- and Macrostructural White Matter Integrity in Never-Treated and Currently Unmedicated Patients With Schizophrenia and Effects of Short-Term Antipsychotic TreatmentBiological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging.  4:462-471. 2019
2019 Cognitive control network dysconnectivity and response to antipsychotic treatment in schizophreniaSchizophrenia Research.  204:262-270. 2019
2019 Relationship Between Cortical Excitation and Inhibition and Task-Induced Activation and Deactivation: A Combined Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study at 7T in First-Episode PsychosisBiological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging.  4:121-130. 2019
2019 Examining resting-state functional connectivity in first-episode schizophrenia with 7T fMRI and MEGNeuroImage: Clinical.  24. 2019
2018 Evaluation of fronto-striatal networks during cognitive control in unmedicated patients with schizophrenia and the effect of antipsychotic medicationnpj Schizophrenia.  4. 2018
2018 Neurometabolic abnormalities in the associative striatum in antipsychotic-naïve first episode psychosis patientsPsychiatry Research: Neuroimaging.  281:101-106. 2018
2018 Four-way multimodal fusion of 7 T imaging data using an mCCA+jICA model in first-episode schizophreniaHuman Brain Mapping.  39:1475-1488. 2018
2018 Mnemonic Discrimination Deficits in First-Episode Psychosis and a Ketamine Model Suggests Dentate Gyrus Pathology Linked to N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor HypofunctionBiological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging.  3:231-238. 2018
2018 A Longitudinal Multimodal Neuroimaging Study to Examine Relationships Between Resting State Glutamate and Task Related BOLD Response in Schizophrenia.Frontiers in Psychiatry.  9:632. 2018
2018 Gyrification Connectomes in Unmedicated Patients With Schizophrenia and Following a Short Course of Antipsychotic Drug Treatment.Frontiers in Psychiatry.  9:699. 2018
2018 Paving the way for targeted drug development in schizophreniaJAMA Psychiatry.  75:19-20. 2018
2017 Brain structure, function, and neurochemistry in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder- A systematic review of the magnetic resonance neuroimaging literaturenpj Schizophrenia.  3. 2017
2017 A rare presentation of auto-emasculation in a patient with schizoaffective disorder: Management with clozapine.Clinical Schizophrenia and Related Psychoses2017
2017 Ketamine modulates hippocampal neurochemistry and functional connectivity: A combined magnetic resonance spectroscopy and resting-state fMRI study in healthy volunteersMolecular Psychiatry.  22:562-569. 2017
2017 Risperidone effects on brain dynamic connectivity-A prospective resting-state fMRI study in SchizophreniaFrontiers in Psychiatry.  8. 2017
2016 Aberrant hippocampal connectivity in unmedicated patients with schizophrenia and effects of antipsychotic medication: A longitudinal resting state functional mri studySchizophrenia Bulletin.  42:1046-1055. 2016
2016 Change in brain network topology as a function of treatment response in schizophrenia: A longitudinal resting-state fMRI study using graph theorynpj Schizophrenia.  2. 2016
2016 A combined diffusion tensor imaging and magnetic resonance spectroscopy study of patients with schizophreniaSchizophrenia Research.  170:341-350. 2016
2016 Abnormalities in large scale functional networks in unmedicated patients with schizophrenia and effects of risperidoneNeuroImage: Clinical.  10:146-158. 2016
2016 Rapid clozapine titration in an acutely agitated patient with schizoaffective disorder a case reportJournal of Clinical Psychopharmacology.  36:276-277. 2016
2015 Contribution of substantia nigra glutamate to prediction error signals in schizophrenia: A combined magnetic resonance spectroscopy/functional imaging studynpj Schizophrenia.  1. 2015
2014 Ventral tegmental area/midbrain functional connectivity and response to antipsychotic medication in schizophreniaNeuropsychopharmacology.  39:1020-1030. 2014
2014 Hippocampal-parietal dysconnectivity and glutamate abnormalities in unmedicated patients with schizophrenia 2014
2014 In replyJAMA Psychiatry.  71:339-340. 2014
2013 Memory deficits in Schizophrenia: A selective review of functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) studiesBehavioral Sciences.  3:330-347. 2013
2013 Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy of the substantia nigra in schizophreniaSchizophrenia Research.  147:348-354. 2013
2013 Increased hippocampal glutamate and volumetric deficits in unmedicated patients with schizophreniaJAMA Psychiatry.  70:1294-1302. 2013
2012 Regional decoupling of n-acetyl-aspartate and glutamate in schizophreniaNeuropsychopharmacology.  37:2635-2642. 2012
2012 Multimodal analysis of the hippocampus in schizophrenia using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy and functional magnetic resonance imagingSchizophrenia Research.  140:136-142. 2012
2012 Neurometabolites in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder - A systematic review and meta-analysisPsychiatry Research: Neuroimaging.  203:111-125. 2012
2009 Efficacy of omega-3 fatty acids in mood disorders - A systematic review and metaanalysisPsychopharmacology Bulletin.  42:39-54. 2009

Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, Chief Resident 2013
  • Doctor of Medicine, 2008
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 2013
  • Full Name

  • Nina Kraguljac