Taylor, S. C., Smernoff, Z. L., Rajan, M., Steeman, S., Gehringer, B. N., Dow, H. C., Barzilay, R., Rader, D. J., Bucan, M., Almasy, L., & Brodkin, E. S. (2022). Investigating the relationships between resilience, autism-related quantitative traits, and mental health outcomes among adults during the COVID-19 pandemic. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 148, 250–257. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2022.01.046

Schultz, L. M., Merikangas, A. K., Ruparel, K., Jacquemont, S., Glahn, D. C., Gur, R. E., Barzilay, R., & Almasy, L. (2022). Stability of polygenic scores across discovery genome-wide association studies. Human Genetics and Genomics Advance, 3(2). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.xhgg.2022.100091

White, L. K., Barzilay, R., Moore, T. M., Calkins, M. E., Jones, J. D., Himes, M. M., Young, J. F., Gur, R. C., & Gur, R. E. (2022). Risk and resilience measures related to psychopathology in youth. Child Psychiatry and Human Development. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10578-021-01296-2


Kornfield, S. L., White, L. K., Waller, R., Njoroge, W., Barzilay, R., Chaiyachati, B. H., Himes, M. M., Rodriguez, Y., Riis, V., Simonette, K., Elovitz, M. A., & Gur, R. E. (2021). Risk and resilience factors influencing postpartum depression and mother-infant bonding during COVID-19. Health Affairs (Project Hope), 40(10), 1566–1574. https://doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.2021.00803


Alexander-Bloch, A. F., Sood, R., Shinohara, R. T., Moore, T. M., Calkins, M. E., Chertavian, C., Wolf, D. H., Gur, R. C., Satterthwaite, T. D., Gur, R. E., & Barzilay, R. (2021). Connectome-wide functional connectivity abnormalities in youth with obsessive compulsive symptoms. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpsc.2021.07.014


Waller, R., Powell, T., Rodriguez, Y., Corbett, N., Perlstein, S., White, L. K., Barzilay, R., & Wagner, N. J. (2021). The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on children's conduct problems and callous-unemotional traits. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 52(6), 1012–1023. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10578-020-01109-y

Argabright, S. T., Visoki, E., Moore, T. M., Ryan, D. T., DiDomenico, G. E., Njoroge, W., Taylor, J. H., Guloksuz, S., Gur, R. C., Gur, R. E., Benton, T. D., & Barzilay, R. (2021). Association between discrimination stress and suicidality in preadolescent childrenJournal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaac.2021.08.011

Hertz-Palmor, N., Moore, T. M., Gothelf, D., DiDomenico, G. E., Dekel, I., Greenberg, D. M., Brown, L. A., Matalon, N., Visoki, E., White, L. K., Himes, M. M., Schwartz-Lifshitz, M., Gross, R., Gur, R. C., Gur, R. E., Pessach, I. M., & Barzilay, R. (2021). Association among income loss, financial strain and depressive symptoms during COVID-19: Evidence from two longitudinal studies. Journal of Affective Disorders, 291, 1–8. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2021.04.054


Wortzel, J. D., Wiebe, D. J., DiDomenico, G. E., Visoki, E., South, E., Tam, V., Greenberg, D. M., Brown L. A., Gur, R. C., Gur, R. E., & Barzilay, R. (2021). Association between urban greenspace and mental wellbeing during the COVID-19 pandemic in a US cohort. Frontiers in Sustainable Cities, 56. https://doi.org/10.3389/frsc.2021.686159

Burkhard, C., Cicek, S., Barzilay, R., Radhakrishnan, R., & Guloksuz, S. (2021). Need for ethnic and population diversity in psychosis researchSchizophrenia Bulletin, 47(4), 889–895. https://doi.org/10.1093/schbul/sbab048

Taliaz, D., Spinrad, A., Barzilay, R., Barnett-Itzhaki, Z., Averbuch, D., Teltsh, O., Schurr, R., Darki-Morag, S., & Lerer, B. (2021). Optimizing prediction of response to antidepressant medications using machine learning and integrated genetic, clinical, and demographic dataTranslational Psychiatry, 11(1), 381. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41398-021-01488-3

Dong, F., Calkins, M. E., Compton, P., Medoff-Cooper, B., Barzilay, R., Taylor, J. H., Moore, T. M., Gur, R. C., Gur, R. E., & Hodgson, N. A. (2021). Association between traumatic stressful events and schizotypal symptoms among a community-based sample of adolescents: A 2-year longitudinal study. Schizophrenia Research, 233, 44-51. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.schres.2021.06.029

Daskalakis, N. P., Schultz, L. M., Visoki, E., Moore, T. M., Argabright, S. T., Harnett, N. H., DiDomenico, G. E., Warrier, V., Almasy, L., & Barzilay, R. (2021). Contributions of PTSD polygenic risk and environmental stress to suicidality in preadolescents. Neurobiology of Stress, 15. https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.05.30.21258082

Shoval, G., Visoki, E., Moore, T. M., DiDomenico, G. E., Argabright, S. T., Huffnagle, N. J., Alexander-Bloch, A. F., Waller, R., Keele, L., Benton, T. D., Gur, R. E., & Barzilay, R. (2021). Evaluation of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder medications, externalizing symptoms, and suicidality in children. JAMA Network Open, 4(6), e2111342. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.11342

Gur, R. E., White, L. K., Shani, S., Barzilay, R., Moore, T. M., Emanuel, B. S., Zackai, E. H., McDonald-McGinn, D. M., Matalon, N., Weinberger, R., Gur, R. C., & Gothelf, D. (2021). A binational study assessing risk and resilience factors in 22q11.2 deletion syndrome. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 138, 319–325. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2021.03.058

Birnbaum, R., Barzilay, R., Brusilov, M., Acharya, P., Malinger, G., & Haratz, K. K. (2021). Early second-trimester three-dimensional transvaginal neurosonography of the fetal midbrain and hindbrain: normative data and technical aspectsUltrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1002/uog.23691

Warrier, V., Kwong, A., Luo, M., Dalvie, S., Croft, J., Sallis, H. M., Baldwin, J., Munafò, M. R., Nievergelt, C. M., Grant, A. J., Burgess, S., Moore, T. M., Barzilay, R., McIntosh, A., van IJzendoorn, M. H., & Cecil, C. (2021). Gene-environment correlations and causal effects of childhood maltreatment on physical and mental health: a genetically informed approach. Lacent Psychiatry, 8(5), 373–386. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(20)30569-1

Avrahami, M., Peskin, M., Moore, T., Drapisz, A., Taylor, J., Segal-Gavish, H., Balan-Moshe, L., Shachar, I., Levy, T., Weizman, A., & Barzilay, R. (2021). Body mass index increase in preschoolers with heterogeneous psychiatric diagnoses treated with risperidone. Journal of Psychopharmacology (Oxford, England), 35(9), 1134-1140. https://doi.org/10.1177/02698811211008592

Barzilay, R., Moore, T. M., Calkins, M. E., Maliackel, L., Jones, J. D., Boyd, R. C., Warrier, V., Benton, T. D., Oquendo, M. A., Gur, R. C., & Gur, R. E. (2021). Deconstructing the role of the exposome in youth suicidal ideation: Trauma, neighborhood environment, developmental and gender effects. Neurobiology of Stress, 14, 100314. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ynstr.2021.100314

Schwartz-Lifshitz, M., Ben-Dor, D. H., Bustan, Y., Zalsman, G., Gothelf, D., Weizman, A., & Barzilay, R. (2021). Phenotypic characterization of youth admitted to acute psychiatric inpatient unit following self-harm behavior. Archives of Suicide Research: Official Journal of the International Academy for Suicide Research, 1–12. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1080/13811118.2020.1865223

Jones, J. D., Boyd, R. C., Calkins, M. E., Moore, T. M., Ahmed, A., Barzilay, R., Benton, T. D., Gur, R. E., & Gur, R. C. (2021). Association between family history of suicide attempt and neurocognitive functioning in community youth. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 62(1), 58–65. https://doi.org/10.1111/jcpp.13239


Gur, R. E., White, L. K., Waller, R., Barzilay, R., Moore, T. M., Kornfield, S., Njoroge, W., Duncan, A. F., Chaiyachati, B. H., Parish-Morris, J., Maayan, L., Himes, M. M., Laney, N., Simonette, K., Riis, V., & Elovitz, M. A. (2020). The disproportionate burden of the COVID-19 pandemic among pregnant black women. Psychiatry Research, 293, 113475. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2020.113475

Tsivion-Visbord, H., Kopel, E., Feiglin, A., Sofer, T., Barzilay, R., Ben-Zur, T., Yaron, O., Offen, D., & Levanon, E. Y. (2020). Increased RNA editing in maternal immune activation model of neurodevelopmental disease. Nature Communications, 11(1), 5236. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-19048-6

Barzilay, R., White, L. K., Moore, T. M., Calkins, M. E., Taylor, J. H., Patrick, A., Huque, Z. M., Young, J. F., Ruparel, K., Pine, D. S., Gur, R. C., & Gur, R. E. (2020). Association of anxiety phenotypes with risk of depression and suicidal ideation in community youth. Depression and Anxiety, 37(9), 851–861. https://doi.org/10.1002/da.23060

Barzilay, R., Moore, T. M., Greenberg, D. M., DiDomenico, G. E., Brown, L. A., White, L. K., Gur, R. C., & Gur, R. E. (2020). Resilience, COVID-19-related stress, anxiety and depression during the pandemic in a large population enriched for healthcare providers. Translational Psychiatry, 10(1), 291. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41398-020-00982-4

Barzilay, R., Rosen, A. F., Moore, T. M., Roalf, D. R., Satterthwaite, T. D., Calkins, M. E., Ruparel, K., Cobb Scott, J., Wolf, D. H., Gur, R. C., & Gur, R. E. (2020). Structural brain patterns associated with traumatic stress resilience and susceptibility to mood and anxiety symptoms in youths. Adversity and Resilience Science, 1(3), 179-190. https://doi.org/10.1007/s42844-020-00014-6

Barzilay, R., Lawrence, G. M., Berliner, A., Gur, R. E., Leventer-Roberts, M., Weizman, A., & Feldman, B. (2020). Association between prenatal exposure to a 1-month period of repeated rocket attacks and neuropsychiatric outcomes up through age 9: a retrospective cohort study. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 29(8), 1135–1142. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00787-019-01426-1

Moore, T. M., White, L. K., Barzilay, R., Calkins, M. E., Jones, J. D., Young, J. F., Gur, R. C., & Gur, R. E. (2020). Development of a scale battery for rapid assessment of risk and resilience. Psychiatry Research, 288, 112996. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2020.112996

Barzilay R. (2020). Predicting trajectories of risk or resilience in traumatized youth. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 5(5), 473–475. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpsc.2020.03.002

Kaczkurkin, A. N., Sotiras, A., Baller, E. B., Barzilay, R., Calkins, M. E., Chand, G. B., Cui, Z., Erus, G., Fan, Y., Gur, R. E., Gur, R. C., Moore, T. M., Roalf, D. R., Rosen, A., Ruparel, K., Shinohara, R. T., Varol, E., Wolf, D. H., Davatzikos, C., & Satterthwaite, T. D. (2020). Neurostructural heterogeneity in youths with internalizing symptoms. Biological Psychiatry, 87(5), 473–482. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsych.2019.09.005


Gur, R. E., Moore, T. M., Rosen, A., Barzilay, R., Roalf, D. R., Calkins, M. E., Ruparel, K., Scott, J. C., Almasy, L., Satterthwaite, T. D., Shinohara, R. T., & Gur, R. C. (2019). Burden of environmental adversity associated with psychopathology, maturation, and brain behavior parameters in youthsJAMA Psychiatry, 76(9), 966–975. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.0943

Barzilay, R., Calkins, M. E., Moore, T. M., Boyd, R. C., Jones, J. D., Benton, T. D., Oquendo, M. A., Gur, R. C., & Gur, R. E. (2019). Neurocognitive functioning in community youth with suicidal ideation: gender and pubertal effects. The British Journal Of Psychiatry: The Journal Of Mental Science, 215(3), 552–558. https://doi.org/10.1192/bjp.2019.55

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Barzilay, R., Israel, N., Krivoy, A., Sagy, R., Kamhi-Nesher, S., Loebstein, O., Wolf, L., & Shoval, G. (2019). Predicting affect classification in mental status examination using machine learning face action recognition system: a pilot study in schizophrenia patientsFrontiers in Psychiatry, 10, 288. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2019.00288

Segal-Gavish, H., Barzilay, R., Rimoni, O., & Offen, D. (2019). Voluntary exercise improves cognitive deficits in female dominant-negative DISC1 transgenic mouse model of neuropsychiatric disordersThe World Journal Of Biological Psychiatry: The Official Journal Of The World Federation Of Societies Of Biological Psychiatry, 20(3), 243–252. https://doi.org/10.1080/15622975.2017.1323118

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Barzilay, R., White, L. K., Calkins, M. E., Moore, T. M., Young, J. F., Wolf, D. H., Satterthwaite, T. D., Gur, R. C., & Gur, R. E. (2018). Sex-specific association between high traumatic stress exposure and social cognitive functioning in youthsBiological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience And Neuroimaging, 3(10), 860–867. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpsc.2018.06.002

Bustan, Y., Drapisz, A., Ben Dor, D. H., Avrahami, M., Schwartz-Lifshitz, M., Weizman, A., & Barzilay, R. (2018). Elevated neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio in non-affective psychotic adolescent inpatients: Evidence for early association between inflammation and psychosisPsychiatry Research, 262, 149–153. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2018.02.002


Segal-Gavish, H., Gazit, N., Barhum, Y., Ben-Zur, T., Taler, M., Hornfeld, S. H., Gil-Ad, I., Weizman, A., Slutsky, I., Niwa, M., Kamiya, A., Sawa, A., Offen, D., & Barzilay, R. (2017). BDNF overexpression prevents cognitive deficit elicited by adolescent cannabis exposure and host susceptibility interaction. Human Molecular Genetics, 26(13), 2462–2471. https://doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddx139

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Barzilay, R., Ventorp, F., Segal-Gavish, H., Aharony, I., Bieber, A., Dar, S., Vescan, M., Globus, R., Weizman, A., Naor, D., Lipton, J., Janelidze, S., Brundin, L., & Offen, D. (2016). CD44 deficiency is associated with increased susceptibility to stress-induced anxiety-like behavior in miceJournal Of Molecular Neuroscience, 60(4), 548–558. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12031-016-0835-3

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Ventorp, F., Barzilay, R., Erhardt, S., Samuelsson, M., Träskman-Bendz, L., Janelidze, S., Weizman, A., Offen, D., & Brundin, L. (2016). The CD44 ligand hyaluronic acid is elevated in the cerebrospinal fluid of suicide attempters and is associated with increased blood-brain barrier permeability. Journal of Affective Disorders, 193, 349–354. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2015.12.069 

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