Understanding poverty and other complex factors that affect the lives of inner-city children
Neonatal developmental outcomes
Early diagnosis of cerebral palsy
Effects of maternal substance use on the immediate and long-term outcome of children
Brady JM, Pouppirt N, Bernbaum J, D'Agostina J, Gerdes M, Hoffman C, Cook N, Hurt H, Kirpalani H, DeMauro SB: Why do children with severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia not attend neonatal follow-up care? Acta Paediatr 107(6): 996-1002, June 2018 Notes: Mar 8Epub 2018.
Khurana A, Romer D, Betancourt LM, Hurt H: Modeling Trajectories of Sensation Seeking and Impulsivity Dimensions from Early to Late Adolescence: Universal Trends or Sub-groups? J Youth Adolesc 47(9): 1992-2005, September 2018. PMCID:PMC6098970
Khurana A, Romer D, Betancourt LM & Hurt H: Working memory ability and early drug use progression as predictors of adolescent substance use disorders. Addiction February 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1111/add.13792.
Khurana A, Romer D, Betancourt LM, Hurt H: Working Memory Ability and Early Drug Use Progression as Predictors of Adolescent Substance Use Disorders. Addiction 112(7): 1220-1228 April 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1111/add.13792.
Hurt H, Betancourt LM: Turning one year of age in a low socioeconomic environment: A portrait of disadvantage Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. doi 10.1097/DBP.
Hurt H, Betancourt LM: Effect of socioeconomic status disparity on child language and neural outcome: How early is early? Pediatr Res 79(1-2): 148-58, Jan 2016.
Betancourt LM, Avants B, Farah MJ, Brodsky NL, Wu J, Ashtari M, Hurt H. : Effect of socioeconomic status (SES) disparity on neural development in female African-American infants at age 1 month. Dev Sci. 19(6): 947-956, November 2016.
Rubinos LH, Brown M, Bahrami L, Christ L, Hurt H: The story behind NICU reading programs. J Perinatol 36(11): 155, 2016.
Goldman Marina, Ehrman Ronald N, Suh Jesse J, Hurt Hallam, Marquez Kathleen, Franklin Teresa R, O'Brien Charles P, Childress Anna Rose: Brief report: "Spiders-No, Puppies-Go", introducing a novel Go NoGo task tested in inner city adolescents at risk for poor impulse control. Journal of Adolescence 38: 45-8, Jan 2015.
Khurana A, Romer D, Betancourt LM, Brodsky NL, Giannetta JM, Hurt H: Experimentation vs. Progression in Adolescent Drug Use: A Test of an Emerging Neurobehavioral Imbalance Mode. Development and Psychopathology Cambridge University press, Mar 2015.
Khurana A, Romer D, Betancourt LM, Brodsky NL, Giannetta JM, Hurt H: Stronger working memory reduces sexual risk-taking in adolescents, even after controlling for parental influences. Child Dev June 2015.
Avants BB, Hackman DA, Betancourt LM, Lawson GM, Hurt H, Farah M: Relation of Childhood Home Environment to Cortical Thickness in Late Adolescence: Specificity of Experience and Timing PLOS ONE Oct 2015.
Betancourt LM, Avants B, Farah MJ, Brodsky NL, Wu J, Ashtari M, and Hurt H.: Effect of Socioeconomic Status (SES) Disparity on Infant Neural Development at Age 1 Month. Dev Sci Oct 2015.
Betancourt LM, Brodsky NL, Hurt H.: Socioeconomic (SES) Differences in Language are Evident in Infants at 7 months of Age. Early Hum Dev. Oct 2015.
Schmidt Barbara, Roberts Robin S, Whyte Robin K, Asztalos Elizabeth V, Poets Christian, Rabi Yacov, Solimano Alfonso, Nelson Harvey: Impact of study oximeter masking algorithm on titration of oxygen therapy in the Canadian oxygen trial. The Journal of Pediatrics 165(4): 666-71.e2, Oct 2014.
Hackman Daniel A, Betancourt Laura M, Gallop Robert, Romer Daniel, Brodsky Nancy L, Hurt Hallam, Farah Martha J: Mapping the trajectory of socioeconomic disparity in working memory: parental and neighborhood factors. Child Development 85(4): 1433-45, Jul-Aug 2014.
Khurana, A, Romer, D., Betancourt, L. M., Brodsky, N. L., Giannetta, J. M., & Hurt, H. Working memory ability predicts trajectories of early alcohol use in adolescents: The mediational role of impulsivity. Addiction, 2013:108(3),506-515.
Khurana, A, Romer, D., Betancourt, L. M., Brodsky, N. L., Giannetta, J. M., & Hurt, H. Early adolescent sexual debut: The mediating role of working memory ability, sensation seeking and impulsivity. Developmental Psychology, 2012: 48(5), 1416-1428.
Hurt H, Foy D, Ziolkowski (Contributing Investigators). Effects of targeting higher vs lower arterial oxygen saturations on death or disability in extremely preterm infants. JAMA, 2013;309(20):doi:1 0.1 001/JAMA2013.5555.
Hackman DA, Betancourt LM, Brodsky NL, Kobrin L, Hurt H, Farah MJ. (2013) Selective impact of early parental responsivity on adolescent stress reactivity. PLoS ONE 8(3), e58250.
Wild KT, Brodsky NL, Betancourt LM, Hurt H. The effect of socioeconomic status on the language outcome of preterm infants at toddler age. Early Hum Dev, September 2013:78(8)m 743-746.
Khurana A, Romer D, Betancourt LM, Brodsky NL, Giannetta JM, Hurt H. Early adolescent sexual debut: The mediating role of working memory ability, sensation-seeking and impulsivity. Dev Psychol. February 27,2012. Epub 3/01/12.
Handzel JM, Brodsky NL, Betancourt L, Hurt H. Longitudinal follow-up of poor inner-city youth between ages 8 and 18: Intentions versus reality. Pediatrics, March 2012; 129(3):473-478. PMCID: 3289529.
Giannetta M, Betancourt LM, Brodsky NL, Wintersteen MB, Romer D, Giannetta JM, Hurt H. Suicidal Ideation and Self-Harm Behavior in a Community Sample of Preadolescent Youth: A Case-Control Study. J Adolesc Health. May 2012; 50(5):524-526.
Hackman DA, Betancourt LM, Brodsky NL, Hurt H, Farah MJ. Neighborhood disadvantage and adolescent stress reactivity. Front Hum Neurosci, 2012; 6:277. PMID: 3469875.
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