Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 The Role of Occupation in Explaining Cognitive Functioning in Later Life: Education and Occupational Complexity in a U.S. National Sample of Black and White Men and Women 2019
2019 The Association between the Montreal Cognitive Assessment and Functional Activity Questionnaire in the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT) 2019
2019 Association of intensive vs standard blood pressure control with cerebral white matter lesions 2019
2019 Poor awareness of IADL deficits is associated with reduced regional brain volume in older adults with cognitive impairment 2019
2019 Differences in self-awareness of functional deficits between amnestic single- and multidomain mild cognitive impairment 2019
2019 Sickle cell trait and risk of cognitive impairment in African-Americans: The REGARDS cohort 2019
2019 Lipoprotein(a) and Risk of Ischemic Stroke in the REGARDS Study 2019
2019 Verbal fluency in a national sample: Telephone administration methods 2019
2019 Effect of Intensive vs Standard Blood Pressure Control on Probable Dementia: A Randomized Clinical Trial 2019
2019 Blood Pressure, Sexual Activity, and Erectile Function in Hypertensive Men: Baseline Findings from the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT) 2019
2019 The Prevalence of Cognitive Impairment Among Adults With Incident Heart Failure: The “Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke” (REGARDS) Study 2019
2019 A PheWAS study of a large observational epidemiological cohort of African Americans from the REGARDS study 2019
2019 An investigation of selection bias in estimating racial disparity in stroke risk factors 2019
2019 Blood Pressure and Cognitive Decline over 8 Years in Middle-Aged and Older Black and White Americans 2019
2019 The relationship of longitudinal cognitive change to self-reported IADL in a general population 2019
2018 Association of Clinical and Social Factors with Excess Hypertension Risk in Black Compared with White US Adults 2018
2018 Hemostasis biomarkers and incident cognitive impairment: the REGARDS study 2018
2018 Association of fibroblast growth factor 23 with risk of incident coronary heart disease in community-living adults 2018
2018 Risk factors for poststroke cognitive decline: The REGARDS study (reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke) 2018
2018 General cognitive impairment as a risk factor for motor vehicle collision involvement: a prospective population-based study. 2018
2018 PCSK9 variants, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, and neurocognitive impairment reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke study (REGARDS) 2018
2018 Relationship between areas of cognitive functioning on the Mini-Mental State Examination and crash risk. 2018
2018 Can computerized cognitive training reverse the diagnosis of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder? A research protocol 2018
2018 Galectin-3 and incident cognitive impairment in REGARDS, a cohort of blacks and whites 2018
2017 Carotid revascularization and medical management for asymptomatic carotid stenosis: Protocol of the CREST-2 clinical trials 2017
2017 Mild Cognitive Impairment and Changes in Everyday Function over Time: The Importance of Evaluating Both Speed and Accuracy 2017
2017 Visual sensory and visual-cognitive function and rate of crash and near-crash involvement among older drivers using naturalistic driving data 2017
2017 Testing a Computerized Cognitive Training Protocol in Adults Aging With HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders: Randomized Controlled Trial Rationale and Protocol. 2017
2017 Objectively Measured Physical Activity and Cognitive Function in Older Adults 2017
2017 Racial Differences in the Incidence of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Older Black and White Adults 2017
2016 Hypertension Treatment and Concern About Falling: Baseline Data from the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial 2016
2016 Vitamin D, Fibroblast growth factor 23 and incident cognitive impairment: Findings from the REGARDS study 2016
2016 N-Terminal Pro-B-Type Natriuretic Peptide and Risk of Future Cognitive Impairment in the REGARDS Cohort 2016
2016 Associations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D with markers of inflammation, insulin resistance and obesity in black and white community-dwelling adults 2016
2016 Blood Pressure, Sexual Activity, and Dysfunction in Women With Hypertension: Baseline Findings From the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT) 2016
2016 Physical Activity and Cognitive Function in Older Adults: The Mediating Effect of Depressive Symptoms 2016
2016 Where to focus efforts to reduce the black-white disparity in stroke mortality: Incidence versus case fatality? 2016
2016 Intensive vs standard blood pressure control and cardiovascular disease outcomes in adults aged ≥75 years a randomized clinical trial 2016
2016 Longitudinal Association Between Low- And High-light Intensity Physical Activity And Cognitive Function In Older Adults: Regards Study: 1999 Board #151 June 2, 3: 30 PM - 5: 00 PM. 2016
2016 Hostile attitudes and effortful coping in young adulthood predict cognition 25 years later 2016
2016 Dietary patterns are associated with cognitive function in the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) cohort 2016
2016 The transfer of cognitive speed of processing training to older adults' driving mobility across 5 years 2016
2016 Vitamin D deficiency and incident stroke risk in community-living black and white adults 2016
2015 Association between Objectively Measured Physical Activity and Cognitive Function in Older Adults - The Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke Study 2015
2015 Trajectory of cognitive decline after incident stroke 2015
2015 Correction: Fine particulate matter and incident cognitive impairment in the reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke (REGARDS) cohort(PLoS ONE (2013) 8:9 (e75001) 10.1371/journal.pone.0075001) 2015
2015 Adherence to a Mediterranean diet and prediction of incident stroke 2015
2015 Fibroblast growth factor 23 and risk of incident stroke in community-living adults 2015
2015 Cognitive function in adults aging with fabry disease: A case–control feasibility study using telephone-based assessments 2015
2015 Correlates of Incident Cognitive Impairment in the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study 2015
2015 Genome-wide studies of verbal declarative memory in nondemented older people: The Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genomic Epidemiology Consortium 2015
2015 Regular aspirin use does not reduce risk of cognitive decline 2015
2015 Stroke Symptoms with Absence of Recognized Stroke Are Associated with Cognitive Impairment and Depressive Symptoms in Older Adults with Diabetes 2015
2015 The Physiological Mechanisms of Diabetes and Aging on Brain Health and Cognition: Implications for Nursing Practice and Research 2015
2014 ABO blood type, factor VIII, and incident cognitive impairment in the REGARDS cohort 2014
2014 Performance of the NINDS-CSN 5-Minute Protocol in a National Population-Based Sample 2014
2014 Performance of the NINDS-CSN 5-Minute protocol in a national population-based sample 2014
2014 Cognitive Functioning in Adults Aging with HIV: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of Cognitive Subtypes and Influential Factors. 2014
2014 Age differences in the association of obstructive sleep apnea risk with cognition and quality of life 2014
2014 Lexical factors and cerebral regions influencing verbal fluency performance in MCI 2014
2014 Predictors of driving avoidance and exposure following traumatic brain injury 2014
2014 The American Heart Association life's simple 7 and incident cognitive impairment: The REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study 2014
2014 The relationship between long-term sunlight radiation and cognitive decline in the REGARDS cohort study 2014
2013 Genome-wide Studies of Verbal Declarative Memory in Nondemented Older People: The Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genomic Epidemiology Consortium 2013
2013 Lower hippocampal volume predicts decrements in lane control among drivers with amnestic mild cognitive impairment 2013
2013 Family caregiving and all-cause mortality: Findings from a population-based propensity-matched analysis 2013
2013 Fine Particulate Matter and Incident Cognitive Impairment in the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Cohort 2013
2013 Correlates of health-related quality of life in african american and caucasian stroke caregivers 2013
2013 Report of stroke-like symptoms predicts incident cognitive impairment in a stroke-free cohort 2013
2013 Identifying a high stroke risk subgroup in individuals with heart failure 2013
2013 Nondisease-specific problems and all-cause mortality in the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke study 2013
2013 Adherence to a Mediterranean diet and risk of incident cognitive impairment 2013
2013 Effect of duration and age at exposure to the Stroke Belt on incident stroke in adulthood 2013
2013 Indicators of childhood quality of education in relation to cognitive function in older adulthood 2013
2013 Caregiving strain and all-cause mortality: Evidence from the REGARDS study 2013
2013 Does caregiver well-being predict stroke survivor depressive symptoms? A mediation analysis 2013
2013 Identification of mild cognitive impairment in ACTIVE: Algorithmic classification and stability 2013
2013 Reply to Dr Ismailov 2013
2013 Short- and long-term sunlight radiation and stroke incidence 2013
2012 The relationship between cognitive function and life space: The potential role of personal control beliefs 2012
2012 Speed of Processing Training With Middle-Age and Older Adults With HIV: A Pilot Study 2012
2012 Prevalence and significance of stroke symptoms among patients receiving maintenance dialysis 2012
2012 ACTIVE cognitive training and rates of incident dementia 2012
2011 Vascular risk factors and cognitive impairment in a stroke-free cohort 2011
2011 Albuminuria, kidney function, and the incidence of cognitive impairment among adults in the United States 2011
2011 Cognitive and everyday functioning in older and younger adults with and without HIV 2011
2011 Reply 2011
2011 Incident cognitive impairment is elevated in the stroke belt: The REGARDS Study 2011
2011 Geographic distribution of dementia mortality: Elevated mortality rates for black and white Americans by place of birth 2011
2011 The impact of feedback on self-rated driving ability and driving self-regulation among older adults 2011
2011 Race and gender differences in 1-year outcomes for community-dwelling stroke survivors with family caregivers 2011
2011 The association between self-reported tooth loss and cognitive function in the reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke study An assessment of potential pathways 2011
2010 Hemoglobin concentration and cognitive impairment in the renal REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study 2010
2010 The association of statin use and statin type and cognitive performance: Analysis of the reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke (REGARDS) study 2010
2010 Driving-related cognitive performance in older adults with pharmacologically treated cardiovascular disease 2010
2010 Physical and psychological burden of chronic kidney disease among older adults 2010
2010 Changes in mobility among older adults with psychometrically defined mild cognitive impairment 2010
2010 Diabetes and Cognitive Decline: Investigating the Potential Influence of Factors Related to Health Disparities 2010
2010 Indicators of self-rated driving across 3 years among a community-based sample of older adults 2010
2009 Blood pressure and stroke in heart failure in the reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke (regards) study 2009
2009 Effect of sunlight exposure on cognitive function among depressed and non-depressed participants: A REGARDS cross-sectional study 2009
2009 Association of higher diastolic blood pressure levels with cognitive impairment 2009
2009 Family caregiving and emotional strain: Associations with quality of life in a large national sample of middle-aged and older adults 2009
2009 Awareness of functional difficulties in mild cognitive impairment: A multidomain assessment approach 2009
2009 Mild cognitive impairment and everyday function: An investigation of driving performance 2009
2009 Visual function and cognitive speed of processing mediate age-related decline in memory span and fluid intelligence 2009
2009 Clinical interview assessment of financial capacity in older adults with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease 2009
2009 The contribution of executive control on verbal-learning impairment in patients with Parkinson's disease with dementia and Alzheimer's disease 2009
2009 Family caregiver social problem-solving abilities and adjustment to caring for a relative with vision loss 2009
2009 Family functioning and low vision: A systematic review 2009
2009 Do older drivers at-risk for crashes modify their driving over time? 2009
2008 The relationship of memory, reasoning, and speed of processing on falling among older adults 2008
2008 Changes in social support and their impact on psychosocial outcome over a 5-year period for African American and White dementia caregivers 2008
2008 Kidney Function and Cognitive Impairment in US Adults: The Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study 2008
2008 Dissociations in visual attention deficits among persons with mild cognitive impairment 2008
2008 Factors Contributing to Global Cognitive Impairment in Heart Failure: Results From a Population-Based Cohort 2008
2008 Mild cognitive impairment and everyday function: evidence of reduced speed in performing instrumental activities of daily living. 2008
2008 Visual attention and self-regulation of driving among older adults 2008
2008 Awareness of deficits in financial abilities in patients with mild cognitive impairment: Going beyond self-informant discrepancy 2008
2008 Life-space and cognitive decline in a community-based sample of African American and Caucasian older adults 2008
2008 Mild cognitive impairment and everyday function: Evidence of reduced speed in performing instrumental activities of daily living 2008
2007 Correlates of individual physical activities in older adults 2007
2007 Self-Regulation of Driving in the Context of Impaired Visual Attention: Are There Gender Differences? 2007
2007 Changes in everyday function in individuals with psychometrically defined mild cognitive impairment in the advanced cognitive training for independent and vital elderly study 2007
2007 Cognitive status, stroke symptom reports, and modifiable risk factors among individuals with no diagnosis of stroke or transient ischemic attack in the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study 2007
2007 Medical decision-making abilities in older adults with chronic partial epilepsy 2007
2007 The accelerate study: The longitudinal effect of speed of processing training on cognitive performance of older adults 2007
2007 Race and gender differences in perceived caregiver availability for community-dwelling middle-aged and older adults 2007
2006 Subjective cognitive function and decline among older adults with psychometrically defined amnestic MCI 2006
2006 Cognitive correlates of financial abilities in mild cognitive impairment 2006
2006 Predictors of driving exposure and avoidance in a field study of older drivers from the state of Maryland 2006
2006 Development and Evaluation of Home-Based Speed-of-Processing Training for Older Adults 2006
2006 The useful field of view test: Normative data for older adults 2006
2006 Can high-risk older drivers be identified through performance-based measures in a department of motor vehicles setting? 2006
2006 Predictors of falling in older Maryland drivers: A structural-equation model 2006
2005 Cumulative meta-analysis of the relationship between useful field of view and driving performance in older adults: Current and future implications 2005
2005 Reliability and validity of useful field of view test scores as administered by personal computer 2005
2005 The impact of speed of processing training on cognitive and everyday performance 2005
2005 Sensory and cognitive factors influencing functional ability in older adults 2005
2005 The effects of physical activity and sedentary behavior on cognitive health in older adults 2005
2004 Cognitive Skills: Training, Maintenance, and Daily Usage 2004
2003 Linking depressive symptoms and functional disability in late life 2003
2003 Loss of Calculation Abilities in Patients with Mild and Moderate Alzheimer Disease 2003
2003 Self- and Informant Report of Financial Abilities in Patients with Alzheimer's Disease: Reliable and Valid? 2003
2003 The enhancing recovery in Coronary Heart Disease trial (ENRICHD): Strategies and techniques for enhancing retention of patients with acute myocardial infarction and depression or social isolation 2003
2003 Speed-of-processing and driving simulator training result in improved driving performance 2003
2003 Obstacles to implementing research outcomes in community settings 2003
2002 Transfer of a speed of processing intervention to near and far cognitive functions 2002
2002 Association of life events and psychological distress in family caregivers of dementia patients 2002
2001 Enhancing recovery in coronary heart disease (ENRICHD): Baseline characteristics 2001
2001 Diagnostic attributions versus labeling: Impact of Alzheimer's disease and major depression diagnoses on emotions, beliefs, and helping intentions of family members 2001
2001 Loss of financial capacity in Alzheimer's disease: The role of working memory 2001
1999 A multicenter study of women's self-reported reproductive health after spinal cord injury 1999
1995 The role of rehabilitation medicine in the management of chronic pain: description of a pain control program and longitudinal outcomes 1995
1995 Psychological, Social, and Health Impact of Caregiving: A Comparison of Black and White Dementia Family Caregivers and Noncaregivers 1995
1995 The role of rehabilitation medicine in the management of chronic pain: Description of a pain control program and longitudinal outcomes 1995
1994 Interactive influence of self-reported ability and avoidant task demand on anticipatory cardiovascular responsivity 1994
1993 Are stress and coping associated with aptitude and achievement testing performance among children? A preliminary investigation 1993
1992 Persuasion, reactance, and judgments of interpersonal appeal 1992

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2016 Effect of sunlight exposure on cognitive function among depressed and non-depressed participants: A REGARDS cross-sectional study.  235-256. 2016

Investigator On

  • VCID and Stroke in Bi-Racial National Cohort  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS 2019 - 2023
  • VCID and Stroke in a Bi-racial National Cohort  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2023
  • Cognitive Resilience and Community Context: Examining the Role of Neighborhood Built and Social Environments for Slowing the Progression of Dementia among Older Americans  awarded by University of Michigan 2017 - 2021
  • An RCT of Speed of Processing Training in Middle-Aged and Older Adults with HIV  awarded by National Institute of Mental Health/NIH/DHHS 2016 - 2021
  • CREST-2 Statistical and Data Coordinating Center - (SDCC)  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2021
  • Pathways to LUTS Prevention: A Model for Public Education, Behavioral Skills, and Early Detection  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Center for Translational Research on Aging and Mobility - Core A: Management and Administration Core  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2020
  • Visual Risk Factors for Motor Vehicle Collision Involvement: SHRP2  awarded by National Eye Institute/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2020
  • Determinants of Midlife & Longitudinal Change in Cognitive Function: CARDIA Study  awarded by Kaiser Permanente 2014 - 2019
  • Speed of Processing Training for Cognitive Deficits After Delirium in Older Adults  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2019
  • The SPRINT· Alzheimer's, Seniors, and Kidney Study (SPRINT ASK)  awarded by WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY 2017 - 2019
  • Center for Translational Research on Aging and Mobility  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2019
  • Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT) Clinical Center Networks  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2009 - 2018
  • Impact of Disordered Mineral Metabolism on Stroke and Cognitive Impairment  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2018
  • Etiology of Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2018
  • Understanding Racial and Ethnic Differences in Weight Loss Maintenance and Regain  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2017
  • Predicting Long-Term Mobility Outcomes for Older Adults  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2017
  • Center for Translational Research on Aging and Mobility  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2009 - 2014
  • Center for Translational Research on Aging and Mobility - Core A  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2009 - 2014
  • Center for Translational Research on Aging and Mobility - Core B  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2009 - 2014
  • Impact of Physical Activity on Stroke and Cognitive Functions in Older Adults  awarded by Arizona State University 2011 - 2014
  • Longitudinal Studies of Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors in Young Adults-CARDIA-Field Center (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study-Field Center and Study Follow-Up Field Center)  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 1983 - 2013
  • ACTIVE Phase III: UAB Field Site  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2008 - 2013
  • Etiology of Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS 2008 - 2012
  • Alzheimer's Disease Research Center  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2005 - 2011
  • Full Name

  • Virginia Bradley