Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurosciences

Department of Neurology, University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Publications


Recent and Selected Publications

Covey, TJ, Shucard, JL, & Shucard, DW. Event-related potential indices of cognitive dysfunction and brain resource reallocation during working memory in patients with Multiple Sclerosis. Clinical Neurophysiology, 2017, 128, 604-621.  View Abstract

Shucard, DW, Covey, TJ, & Shucard, JL. Single trial variability of the P3 event-related potential as an index of neural efficiency during working memory.  In: Foundations of Augmented Cognition: Neuroergonomics and Operational Neuroscience. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2016, 9473, 273-283.  View Abstract

Covey, TJ, Shucard, JL, & Shucard, DW. Evaluation of inhibitory control and distraction using event-related potentials in healthy individuals and patients with Multiple Sclerosis. In: Foundations of Augmented Cognition: Neuroergonomics and Operational Neuroscience. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2016, 9473, 165-176.  View Abstract

Cesar, B, Dwyer, MG, Shucard, JL, Polak, P, Bergsland, N, Benedict, RHB, Weinstock-Guttman, B, Shucard, DW, & Zivadinov, R. Cognitive and white matter tract differences in MS and diffuse neuropsychiatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.  American Journal of Neuroradiology, 2015, 36, 1874-1883.  View Abstract

Shucard, JL, & Shucard, DW. Electrophysiological and neuroimaging studies of cognitive control: Introduction to special issue.  International Journal of Psychophysiology, 2013, 87(3), 215-216.  View Article

Covey, TJ, Shucard, JL, Violanti, JM, Lee, J, & Shucard, DW. The effects of exposure to traumatic stressors on inhibitory control in police officers: A dense electrode array study using a Go/NoGo continuous performance task. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 2013, 87(3), 363-375.  View Abstract

Zivadinov, R, Shucard, JL, Hussein, S, Durfee, J, Cox, JL, Bergsland, N, Benedict, RHB, Ambrus, J, & Shucard, DW. Multimodal imaging in systemic lupus erythematosus patients with diffuse neuropsychiatric involvement.  Lupus, 2013, 22(7), 675-683.  View Abstract

Shucard, J.L., Cox, J., Shucard, D.W., Fetter, H., Chung, C., Ramasamy, D., & Violanti, J. Symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder are related to structural MRI and behavioral measures of affective stimulus processing in police officers. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 2012, 204, 25-31.  View Abstract

Covey, T.J., Shucard, J.L., Shucard, D.W., Stegen, S., & Benedict, R.H.B. Comparison of neurophysiological impairment and vocational outcomes in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Multiple Sclerosis patients. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 2012, 18(3), 541-555.  View Abstract

Covey, T.J., Zivadinov, R., Shucard, J.L., & Shucard, D.W. Information processing speed, neural efficiency, and working memory performance in Multiple Sclerosis: Differential relationships with structural imaging. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 2011, 33(10), 1129-1145.  View Abstract

Shucard, J.L., Lee, W.H., Safford, A.S., Shucard, D.W.  The Relationship between Processing Speed and Working Memory Demand in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus:  Evidence from a Visual N-Back Task.  Neuropsychology, 2011, 25(1), 45-52.  View Abstract

Shucard, J.L., Tekok-Kilic, A., & Shucard, D.W. Stage and load effects on ERP topography during verbal and spatial working memory. Brain Research, 2009, 1254, 49-62.  View Abstract

Benedict, R.H.B., Shucard, J.L., Zivadinov, R., & Shucard, D.W. Neuropsychological impairment in systemic lupus erythematosus: A comparison with multiple sclerosis. Neuropsychology Review, 2008, 18, 149-166.  View Abstract

Shucard, J. L. McCabe, D.C.  Szymanski, H. An event-related potential study of attention deficits in posttraumatic stress disorder during auditory and visual Go/NoGo continuous performance tasks.   Biological Psychology, 2008, 79, (2), 223-233.  View Abstract

Shucard, J.L., Gaines, J., & Shucard, D.W. C-reactive protein and cognitive deficits in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, 2007, 20 (1), 31-37.  View Abstract

Parmenter, B.A., Shucard, J.L., Shucard, D.W. Information processing deficits in Multiple Sclerosis: a matter of complexity.  The Journal of International Neuropsychological Society, 2007, 13, 417-423.  View Abstract

Parmenter, B.A., Shucard, J.L,. Shucard, D.W. Working memory deficits in multiple sclerosis: comparison between the n-back task and the Paced Auditory Serial Addition Test. The Journal of International Neuropsychological Society, 2006, 12, 677-687.  View Abstract

Shucard, D.W., Parmenter, B., El-Sohl, A. (2006).  Computer analysis of sleep studies. Encyclopedia of Medical Devices and Instrumentation,. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New Jersey, Vol. 6 (2nd ed.), 213-224.


Conference Presentations

Kordovski, VM, Covey, TJ, Adams, JA, & Shucard, DW. N-back performance measures and their relationship to neuropsychological tests of cognitive function.  Presented at the 6th annual University at Buffalo Neuroscience Research Day, Buffalo 2012.

Ma, Y, Covey, TJ, Lee, JT, Shucard, JL, & Shucard, DW. An event-related brain potential study of encoding and retrieval during working memory in SLE.  Presented at the 6th annual University at Buffalo Neuroscience Research Day, Buffalo 2012.

Covey, TJ, Shucard, JL, Lee, JT, Zivadinov, R, & Shucard, DW. Electrophysiological, behavioral, and structural indices of working memory dysfunction in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.  Presented at the 42nd annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, 2012.

Kandel, A, Ching, MI, Covey, TJ, & Shucard, DW. Timing of Mobile Cardiac Outpatient Telemetry May Increase Diagnostic Yield of Atrial Fibrillation in Select Patients with Cryptogenic Strokes. Presented at the International Stroke Conference, New Orleans 2012.  Published abstract.

Shucard, J., Lee, J., Covey, T., Violanti, J., & Shucard, D.W. Heightened attention during a Go-NoGo task in police officers with high PTSD symptomology: A dense electrode event-related potential (ERP) study. Presented at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Baltimore MD, November 3-5, 2011.

Covey, T.J., Shucard, J.L., Lee, J.T., & Shucard, D.W.. Single trial variability of event-related brain potentials as an index of neural efficiency during information processing. Presented at the Society of Neuroscience 41st Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., November 12-16, 2011.

Zivadinov, R., Shucard, D.W., Hussein, S., Durfee, J., Cox, J.L., Benedict, R.H.B., Shucard, J.L. Conventional and non –conventional MRI manifestations of central nervous system involvement in systemic lupus erythematosus. The Organization for Human Brain Mapping 17th Annual Meeting, Quebec City, Canada, June 26-30, 2011.

Shucard, J.L., Lee, J., Covey, J., Violanti, J., Shucard, D.W. Evidence of frontal dysregulation associated with heightened attention to task-irrelevant stimuli in police officers with high ptsd symptomology: a dense electrode array ERP study. Presented at the Society for Neuroscience 40th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA., Nov. 13-17, 2010.

Shucard, D.W., Chichelli, T.L., Lee, W.H., Covey, T.J., Lee, J. T., Shucard, J. L.  ERP P3 Amplitude Change Over Trails During The Performance Of Working Memory N-Back Task In Older and Younger Adults.  Presented to the Society for Psychophysiological Research at the 49th Annual Meeting in Berlin, Germany. October 2009.

Covey, T., Shucard, D.W., Zivadinov, R., Lee, W., Dwyer, M., Shucard, J.L. Complex, not simple, processing speed is associated with working memory performance and structural MRI indices of brain damage in multiple sclerosis.  Presented at the Society for Neuroscience 39th Annual Meeting, October 17-21, 2009, Chicago, Illinois.

Carr, K.A., Shucard, D.W., Shucard, J.L.  An Electrophysiological Study of Processing Stages During Verbal and Spatial Working Memory.  Presented at the Society for Research in Child Development 2009 Biennial Meeting, April 2-4, 2009, Denver, Colo.

Shucard, J.L., Fetter, H., Shucard, D.W. , Cox, J., Chung, C., Bordanaro, R., Magill, A., Violanti, J.  Symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder are related to structural MRI and behavioral measures of affective stimulus processing in police officers.  Presented at the Society for Neuroscience 39th Annual Meeting, October 17-21, 2009, Chicago, Illinois.