Selected Publications


İmamoğlu, A., Foubert, C., Healey, M. K., Langella, S., Belger, A., Giovanello, K. S., & Wahlheim, C. N. (2022). Episodic memory impairment in children and adolescents at risk for schizophrenia: A role for context processing. Schizophrenia Research: Cognition, 100241.

Kwak, K., Niethammer, M., Giovanello, K. S., Styner, M., Dayan, E., & Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. (2022). Differential Role for hippocampal subfields in Alzheimer’s disease progression revealed with deep learning. Cerebral Cortex, 32(3), 467-478.

Brett, B. L., Walton, S., Meier, T., Nencka, A. S., Powell, J. R., Giovanello, K. S., … & McCrea, M. (2022). Head impact exposure, grey matter volume, and moderating effects of estimated IQ and educational attainment in former athletes at midlife. Journal of Neurotrauma, (ja).


Kwak, K., Giovanello, K. S., Bozoki, A., Styner, M., Dayan, E., & Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. (2021). Subtyping of mild cognitive impairment using a deep learning model based on brain atrophy patterns. Cell Reports Medicine, 2(12), 100467.

Langella, S., Mucha, P. J., Giovanello, K. S., Dayan, E., & Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. (2021). The association between hippocampal volume and memory in pathological aging is mediated by functional redundancy. Neurobiology of Aging, 108, 179-188.

Powell, J. R., Barczak-Scarboro, N., Walton, S. R., Giovanello, K., Barnett, R., Piazza, M., … & Mihalik, J. (2021). Associations Among Subcortical Volumes With Mental Health In Special Operations Forces Combat Service Members: 1026. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 53(8S), 334-335.

Barczak-Scarboro, N. E., Powell, J. R., Walton, S. R., Giovanello, K. S., Barnett, R., Piazza, M., … & Mihalik, J. P. (2021). Cortical Volumes Did Not Associate With Mental Health Symptoms In Special Operations Forces Service Members: 927. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 53(8S), 305-306.

Chang, W. T., Langella, S. K., Tang, Y., Ahmad, S., Zhang, H., Yap, P. T., … & Lin, W. (2021). Brainwide functional networks associated with anatomically-and functionally-defined hippocampal subfields using ultrahigh-resolution fMRI. Scientific reports, 11(1), 1-13.

Davis, E. E., Foy, E. A., Giovanello, K. S., & Campbell, K. L. (2021). Implicit associative memory remains intact with age and extends to target-distractor pairs. Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 28(3), 455-471.

Sadiq, M. U., Langella, S., Giovanello, K. S., Mucha, P. J., & Dayan, E. (2021). Accrual of functional redundancy along the lifespan and its effects on cognition. Neuroimage, 229, 117737.

Langella, S., Sadiq, M. U., Mucha, P. J., Giovanello, K. S., & Dayan, E. (2021). Lower functional hippocampal redundancy in mild cognitive impairment. Translational psychiatry, 11(1), 1-12.

Before 2021

Clark, M., Varangis, E. §, Champagne, A., Giovanello, K. S., Shi, F., Foster, C., Kerr, Z., De Freese, J.D., Marshall, S.W. & Guskiewicz, K. M. (2017) Effects of career duration, concussion history, and playing position on white matter microstructure and functional neural recruitment in former college and professional football athletes. Radiology. [Epub ahead of print]

Lee, E., Giovanello, K. S., Saykin, A. J., Xie, F., Kong, D., Wang, Y., Yang, L., Doraiswamy, M. & Ibrahim, J. G. (2017). SNPs are associated with cognitive decline at AD conversion within MCI patients. Alzheimer’s & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring, 8, 86-95.

Foster, C. M., & Giovanello, K. S. (2017) Implicit Sequence Learning in Aging: The Effect of Accuracy, Timing and Test Structure. Memory, 25, 187-200.

Foster, C. M., Picklesimer, M., Mulligan, N. & Giovanello, K. S. (2016). The effect of age on relational encoding as revealed by hippocampal functional connectivity. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 134 Pt. A, 5-14.

Ford, J. H., Rubin, D. C., & Giovanello, K. S. (2016). The effects of song familiarity and age on phenomenological characteristics and neural recruitment during autobiographical memory retrieval. Psychomusicology, 26, 199-210.

Gates, K.M., Lanes, S.T., Varangis, E§., Giovanello, K.S., & Guskiewicz, K. (2017). Unsupervised classification during time series model building. Multivariate Behavioral Research 52, 129-148.

De Brigard, F., Giovanello, K. S., Stewart, G. W., Lockrow, A. W., O’Brien, M. M. & Spreng, R. N. (2016). Characterizing the subjective experience of episodic past, future, and counterfactual thinking in healthy younger and older adults. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 69, 2358-2375.

Wang, W.C. and Giovanello, K.S. (2016). The role of medial temporal lobe regions in incidental and intentional retrieval of relational and item information in aging. Hippocampus, 26, 693-9.

Foster, C.M., Addis, D. R., Ford, J.H., Kaufer, D., Burke, J.R., Browndyke, J.N., Welsh-Bohmer, K.A. & Giovanello, K.S. (2016). Prefrontal contributions to relational encoding in amnestic mild cognitive impairment. Neuroimage: Clinical, 11, 158-166.

Mostafa, J., Carrasco, V., Foster, C.M., & Giovanello, K.S. (2016). Identifying neurological patterns associated with information seeking: An fMRI study. International Systems and Neuroscience, 10, 167-173.

Lee, E., Zhu, H., Kong, D., Wang, Y, Giovanello, K.S., & Ibrahim, J. (2015). A bayesian functional linear cox regression model (BFLCRM) for predicting time to conversion to Alzheimer’s Disease. The Annals of Applied Statistics, 9, 2153-2178.

Kong, D., Giovanello, K. S., Wang, Y. L., Lin, W., Lee, E., Fan, Y., Doraiswamy, P. M., & Zhu. H for the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. (2015). Predicting Alzheimer’s disease using combined imaging-whole genome SNP data. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 46, 695-702.

Ford, J. H., Rubin, D. C., & Giovanello, K. S. (2014). The role of task demands in the overgenerality effect in older adults’ autobiographical memory retrieval. Memory, 22,722-36.

Addis, D.R., Giovanello, K. S., & Schacter, D. L. (2014). Age-related neural changes during relational encoding. Neuroimage, 84, 19-26.

Ford, J.H., Rubin, D.C., & Giovanello, K.S. (2014). Effects of task instruction on autobiographical memory specificity in young and older adults. Memory, 22, 722-36.

Addis, D.R., Giovanello, K.S., Vu, M.A., & Schacter, D.L. (2014). Age-related changes in prefrontal and hippocampal contributions to relational encoding. Neuroimage, 84, 19-26.

Bryant, C., Giovanello, K.S., Ibrahim, J.G., Chang, J., Shen, D, Peterson, B.S., & Zhu, H. (2013). Mapping the genetic variation of regional brain volumes as explained by all common SNPs from the ADNI study. PLos ONE, 8, e71723.

Ford, J.H., Giovanello, K.S., & Guskiewicz, K.M. (2013). Episodic memory in former professional football players with a history of concussion: An event-related functional neuroimaging study. Journal of Neurotrauma, 30, 1683-1701.

DeBrigard, F., Addis, D.R., Ford, J.H., Schacter, D.L., & Giovanello, K.S. (2013). Remembering what could have happened: Neural correlates of episodic counterfactual thinking. Neuropsychologia, 51, 2401-14.

Browndyke, J., Giovanello, K.S., Hayden, K., Chiba-Falek, O., Tucker, K.A., Keistler, C., Burke, J.R., & Welsh-Bohmer, K. (2013). Phenotypic regional fMRI activation patterns during episodic memory encoding in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer and Dementia, 9, 284-294.

Wang, J., Zhu, H., Fan, J., Giovanello, K.S. & Lin, W. (2013). Multi-scale adaptive smoothing models for hemodynamic response function in fMRI. The Annals of Applied Statistics, 7, 904-935.

Giovanello, K.S., DeBrigard, F., Ford, J.H., Kaufer, D., Browndyke, J., Burke, J. R. & Welsh-Bohmer, K. (2012). Functional-anatomic correlates of relational memory in healthy aging and MCI. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 18, 886-897.

DeBrigard, F. & Giovanello, K.S. (2012). Influence of outcome valence in the subjective experience of episodic past, future, and counterfactual thinking. Consciousness and Cognition, 21, 1085-1096.

Ford, J.H., Addis, D.R. & Giovanello, K.S. (2012). Differential effects of arousal in positive and negative autobiographical memories. Memory, 20, 771-778.

Giovanello, K.S. & Schacter, D.L. (2012). Reduced specificity of hippocampal and posterior ventrolateral prefrontal activity during relational retrieval in normal aging. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24, 159-170.

Gao, W., Gilmore, J.H., Giovanello, K.S., Smith, J.K, Shen, D., Zhu, H., & Ln, W. (2011). Temporal and spatial evolution of brain network topology during the first two years of life. PLoS One, 6, e25278.

Ford, J.H., Addis, D.R. & Giovanello, K.S. (2011). Differential neural activity during search of specific and general autobiographical memories elicited by musical cues. Neuropsychologia, 49, 2514-2526.

Kim, S.-Y. & Giovanello, K.S. (2011). The effects of attention on age-related memory deficits: fMRI evidence from a novel attention manipulation. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 3637-56.

Kim, S.-Y. & Giovanello, K.S. (2011). The effects of attention on age-related memory relational memory deficits: Evidence form a novel attentional manipulation. Psychology and Aging, 26, 678-688.

Skup, M., Zhu, H., Wang, Y., Giovanello, K.S., Lin, J., Shen, D., Shi, F., Wang, J., Gao, W., Lin, W., Fan, Y., & Zhang, H. (2011). Sex differences in grey matter atrophy patterns among AD and aMCI patients: Results from the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. Neuroimage, 56, 890-906.

Wang, J., Zhu, H., Giovanello, K.S. & Lin, W. (2010). Adaptively and spatially estimating hemodynamic response functions in fMRI. Medical Imaging Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention, 13, 298-305.

Dew, I.T.Z. & Giovanello, K.S. (2010). Differential age effects for implicit and explicit associative memory. Psychology and Aging, 25, 911-921.

Dew, I.T.Z. & Giovanello, K.S. (2010). The status of rapid response learning in aging. Psychology and Aging, 25, 898-910.

Ford, J.H., Verfaellie, M., & Giovanello, K.S. (2010). Neural correlates of familiarity-based associative retrieval. Neuropsychologia, 3019-3025.

Gao, W., Zhu, H.T., Smith, J.K. Giovanello, K.S., Gilmore, J.H., & Lin, W. (2010). Multivariate network-level approach to detect interactions between large-scale functional systems. MICCAI, 13, 298-305.

Vaughan, A.L. & Giovanello, K.S. (2010). Executive function in daily life: Age-related influences of executive processes on instrumental activities of daily living. Psychology and Aging, 25, 343-355.

Wang, W., Dew, I.T.Z., & Giovanello, K.S. (2010). Effects of aging and prospective memory on recogniton of item and associative information. Psychology and Aging, 25, 486-491.

Giovanello, K.S. Kensinger, E. A., Wong, A., & Schacter, D. L. (2010). On the neural basis of age-related changes in memory distortion: A role for the hippocampal system. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 22, 1348-1361.

Gao, W., Zhu, H., Giovanello, K.S., Smith, J.K., Shen, D., Gilmore, J., & Lin, W. (2009). Evidence of the emergence of the brain’s default networkfrom two-week-old to two-year-old healthy pediatric subjects. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 106, 6790-6795.

Giovanello, K.S., Schnyer, D. L., & Verfaellie, M. V. (2009). Distinct hippocampal regions make unique contributions to relational memory. Hippocampus, 19, 111-117.

Dew, I.T.Z., Bayen, U.J., & Giovanello, K.S. (2007). Implicit relational memory in aging. Zeitschrift fuer Psychologie /Journal of Psychology, 215, 25-34.

Kan, I. P., Giovanello, K. S., Schnyer, D. M., Makris, N., & Verfaellie, M. (2007). Role of the medial temporal lobes in relational memory: Neuropsychological evidence from a cued recognition paradigm. Neuropsychologia, 45, 2589-259.

Giovanello, K.S., Keane, M. M., & Verfaellie, M. (2006). The contribution of familiarity to associative memory in amnesia. Neuropsychologia, 44, 1859-65.

Verfaellie, M. & Giovanello, K.S. (2006). Conceptual priming in semantic dementia: A window into the cognitive and neural basis of conceptual implicit memory. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 26, 606-620.

Giovanello, K.S., Schnyer, D., & Verfaellie, M. (2004). A critical role for the anterior hippocampus in relational memory: Evidence from an fMRI study comparing associative and item recognition. Hippocampus, 14, 5-8.

Giovanello, K.S., Verfaellie, M., & Keane, M.M. (2003). Disproportionate deficit in associative recognition relative to item recognition in global amnesia. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 3, 186-194

Giovanello, K.S., Alexander, M., & Verfaellie, M. (2003). Differential impairment of person-specific knowledge in a patient with semantic dementia. Neurocase, 9, 15-26.

Milberg, W.P., Blumstein, S.E., & Giovanello, K.S., Misiurski, C. (2003). Summation priming in aphasia: Evidence for alterations in semantic integration and activation. Brain and Cognition, 51, 31-47.

Verfaellie, M., Giovanello, K.S., & Keane, M.M. (2001). Recognition memory in amnesia: Effects of relaxing response criteria. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 1, 3-7.

Giovanello, K.S. & Verfaellie, M. (2001). The Relationship between recall and recognition in amnesia: Effects of matching recognition between amnesic patients and controls. Neuropsychology, 15, 444-451.

Giovanello, K.S. & Verfaellie, M. (2001). Memory Systems of the Brain: A Cognitive Neuropsychological Analysis. Seminars in Speech and Language, 22, 107-116.

Utman, J.A., Blumstein, S.E., & Sullivan, K. (2001). Mapping from sound to meaning: Reduced lexical activation in Broca’s aphasics. Brain and Language, 79, 444-472.

Book Chapters

Giovanello, K.S. and Dew, I.T.Z. (2015). Relational memory and its relevance to aging. In Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Memory. A. Duarte, M. Barense, D.R. Addis (Editors). John Wiley and Sons Publishing.

DeBrigard, F., Giovanello, K.S., & Kaufer, D. (2013). The Neuroanatomy of Memory. In Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry. D.B. Arciniegas, C.A. Anderson, and C.M. Filley (Editors). Cambridge University Press.

Kensinger, E.A. & Giovanello, K.S. (2006). The status of semantic and episodic memory in amnesia. To appear in Progress in Neuropsychology Research. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.

Giovanello, K.S. & Verfaellie, M. (2003). Organic Amnesia. In Learning and Memory, Second Edition. Bryne, J. (Editor in Chief). Farmington Hills, MI: Macmillan Reference USA/The Gale Group, p. 28-31.