Publications

 
 
The publications listed below were completed by the PI of SUHN Lab at the SUHN Lab or with colleagues in other laboratories around the world. All are relevant to the mission of SUHN Lab.

 

Publications | ABSTRACTS

Crane, N.A., Schuster, R.M., Mermelstein, R.J., & Gonzalez, R. (2014). Neuropsychological & affective sex differences in cannabis users. Symposium presentation to be presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention.

Martin, E., Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J., Maki, P, Bechara, A., & Brand, M. (2014). Sex and HIV serostatus effects on high risk decision-making. To be presented at the 76th Annual Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence.

Crane, N.A., Schuster, R.M., Mermelstein, R.J., Gonzalez, R. (2014). Neuropsychological & Affective Sex Differences in Cannabis Users. Symposia presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Washington, DC, August 7-10.

Gonzalez, R. & Schuster, R.M. (2014). Decision-making as a moderator of cannabis use and consequences from use. Oral presentation for invited symposium at the 42nd annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society.

Ross, J.M., Coxe, S., Schuster, R.M., & Gonzalez, R. (2014). Decision-making, conduct disorder symptoms, and level of cannabis use interact to predict number of sexual partners. 42nd annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society.

Schuster, R. M., Mermelstein, R., & Gonzalez, R. (2014). Assessment of working memory functioning via ecological momentary assessment in the context of simultaneous cannabis and tobacco use. 42nd annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society.

Gonzalez, R., Schuster, R.M., Crane, N.A. (2013). The impact of decision-making performance and ADHD symptoms on cannabis-related problems among emerging adults. Oral presentation at the 23rd Symposium of the International Cannabinoid Research Society. Vancouver, B.C.

Martin, E., Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J. (2013). Effects of HIV serostatus and comorbid drug dependence on neurocogntion. 12th International Symposium on NeuroVirology. Journal of Neurovirology, 19, S53 – S54.

Thames, A., Gonzalez, R., Padula, C., Paltzer, J., Saez, P., & Touradji, P. (2013). Establishing a successful mentee-mentor relationship: words from the wise. 2013 American Psychological Association Annual Convention.

Crane, N.A., Schuster, R.M., & Gonzalez, R. (2013). Sex differences in associations between age of initiated cannabis use and neuropsychological performance. Oral Presentation at the 75th Annual Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence. [Recepient of NIDA Women and Sex/Gender Junior Investigator Travel Award.]

Crane, N.A., Schuster, R. M., & Gonzalez, R. (2013). Sex differences in associations between amount of cannabis use and neuropsychological performance. 41st annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society.

Schuster, R. M., Mermelstein, R., & Gonzalez, R. (2013). Interactions between cannabis and tobacco use on episodic memory among young adult cannabis users. 41st annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society.

Segala, L., Bozgunov, K., Naslednikova, R., Raynov, I., Gonzalez, R., & Vassileva, J. (2013). Differential effects of ADHD on neurocognitive impulsivity in opiate and stimulant users. 41st annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society.

Schuster, R.M., Crane, N., Gonzalez, R. (2012). Neurocognitive correlates of risky sexual behavior among young adult cannabis users. College on Problems of Drug Dependence, 74th Annual Meeting.

Crane, N.A., Schuster, R.M., Gonzalez, R. (2012). Examining neurocognitive sex differences in young adult cannabis users. College on Problems of Drug Dependence, 74th Annual Meeting. [Recepient of NIDA Women and Sex/Gender Junior Investigator Travel Award]

Schuster, R.M., Crane, N., Mermelstein, R., Gonzalez, R. (2012). A nuanced assessment of cannabis use and risky sexual behaviors. 33rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine.

Wilson, M.J., Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J., Ladd, L., Martin, E.M. (2012). Effects of antiretroviral CNS penetration on procedural learning task performance in HIV+ drug users. International Neuropsychological Society 40th Annual Meeting.

Vassileva, J., Ahn, W., Weber, K., Busemeyer, J., Martin E.M., Gonzalez, R., Stout, J., Cohen, M. (2012). Cognitive modeling analysis reveals distinct effects of HIV and drug use on deicision-making processes in women. International Neuropsychological Society 40th Annual Meeting.

Martin, E.M., Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J. (2012). Delay discounting is impaired with hepatitis C but not HIV. International Neuropsychological Society 40th Annual Meeting.

Vassileva, J., Paxton, K., Bozgunov, I., Raynov, R., Nasled-Nikova, R., Segala, L., Moeller E., Martin, E.M., Gonzalez, R., Vasilev, G. (2012). Neurocognitive impulsivity in abstinent heroin and amphetamine users. . International Neuropsychological Society 40th Annual Meeting.

Paxton, J., Vasilev, G., Bozgunov, K., Raynov, I., Nasled-Nikova, R., Martin, E.M., Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J. (2012). Amphetamine dependence is associated with greater impairment in neurocognitive aspects of impulsivity than heroin dependence. International Neuropsychological Society 40th Annual Meeting.

Paxton, J., Vassileva, J., Gonzalez, R., Maki, P.M., Martin, E.M. (2012). Neurocognitive performance in drug dependent males and females with PTSD symptoms. International Neuropsychological Society 40th Annual Meeting.

Gonzalez, R., Schuster, R.M., Crane, N., Martin, E.M., Vassileva, J. (2012). Decision-making influences the relationship between cannabis harm perception and negative consequences reported from its use: Preliminary findings. International Neuropsychological Society 40th Annual Meeting.

Gonzalez, R., Schuster, R.M., Crane, N., Vassileva, J., Martin, E.M. (2012). Decision-making performance influences the relationship between amount of cannabis use and its negative consequences. International Neuropsychological Society 40th Annual Meeting.

Gonzalez, R., Schuster, R.M., Salija, I. (2011). Inhibitory control in young cannabis users: relationships with cannabis use and symptoms of cannabis addiction. 21st Annual Symposium of the International Cannabinoid Research Society. [oral presentation]

Schuster, R., Colvin, P., Gonzalez, R. (2011). Compensatory effects of nicotine on declarative memory among recent cannabis and nicotine using young adults. International Neuropsychological Society 39th Annual Meeting.

Gonzalez, R., Schuster, R.M., Reina, R. (2011). Co-factors contributing to declarative memory and decision-making among young cannabis users. International Neuropsychological Society 39th Annual Meeting.

Segala, L., Vasilev, G., Raynov, I., Martin, E., Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J. (2010). Effects of ADHD on neurocognitive impulsivity in heroin addicts. 2010 International Neuropsychological Society Mid-Year Meeting.

Segala, L., Vasilev, G., Raynov, I., Martin, E., Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J. (2010). The role of ADHD in decision-making and psychomotor impulsivity in heroin addicts. 2010 Midwestern Neuropsychology Conference.

Pagkas-Bather, J., Schuster, R.M., Labuschagne, Z., Colvin, P., Martin-Thormeyer, E.M., Gonzalez, R. (2010). Cannabis use and sexual risk behaviors among adolescents and young adults. Society of Teachers of Family Medicine 43rd Annual Conference.

Gonzalez, R., Schuster, R.M., Diviak, K.R., Vassileva, J., Martin-Thormeyer, E.M., Mermelstein, R. (2010). Cannabis use, risky decision making, and its negative consequences among young adults. International Neuropsychological Society 38th Annual Meeting.

Martin, L.M., Gonzalez, R., Martin-Thormeyer, E.M. (2010). Deficits in response inhibition are associated with to poor medication adherence among HIV+ drug users. International Neuropsychological Society 38th Annual Meeting.

Martin-Thormeyer, E.M., Vassileva, J., Martin, L., Gonzalez, R. (2010). Possible additive effects of HIV and drug use on impaired response inhibition. International Neuropsychological Society 38th Annual Meeting.

Schuster, R. M., Colvin, P., Labuschagne, Z., Pagkas-Bather, J., Diviak, K.R., Mermelstein, R., Vassileva, J., Gonzalez. R. (2010). Neurocognitive disinhibition and risky sexual behavior among emerging adults with and without cannabis use. International Neuropsychological Society 38th Annual Meeting.

Martin, L.M., Gonzalez, R., Martin-Thormeyer, E.M. (2009). The influence of cognitive deficits, antisocial behavior, and substance dependence on antiretroviral adherence in HIV+ drug users. University of Illinois Chicago, College of Medicine Research Forum.

Vassileva, J.L., Martin-Thormeyer, E.M., Georgiev, S., Petkova, P., Segala L., Gonzalez, R., Reycheva, M., Velinov, V. (2009). Psychopathic heroin addicts are not uniformly impaired across neurocognitive impulsivity domains. Society for Neuroscience, 2009: 2009 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Program No. 348.12/V7. (Online).

Wardle, M., Gonzalez, R., Bechara, A., Martin-Thormeyer, E.M. (2009). Neurocognitive functioning and depression interact to predict risky sexual behaviors in HIV+ substance dependent individuals. International Neuropsychological Society: 37th Annual Meeting Programs & Abstracts. 27.

Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J., Martin-Thormeyer, E.M. (2009). Neurocognitive disinhibition and cannabis addiction: A pilot study. International Neuropsychological Society: 37th Annual Meeting Programs & Abstracts. 32.

Quartana, P.J., Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J., & Martin, E.M. (2008). Cognitive reserve, viral load, and information processing speed among HIV+ substance dependent individuals. International Neuropsychological Society: 36th Annual Meeting Programs & Abstracts.

Vassileva, J., Gonzalez, R., Martin, E. M. (2008). Impaired decision-making in antisocial MDMA users. International Neuropsychological Society: 36th Annual Meeting Programs & Abstracts.

Richardson, J., Nowicki, M., Danley, K., Martin, E., Cohen, M., Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J., Levine, A. (2006). Neurocognitive function and hepatitis C disease: The Women’s Interagency HIV Study. International Neuropsychological Society: 34th Annual Meeting Program & Abstracts, 58.

Jacobus, J., Gonzalez, R., O’Neill, J.R., Kohnke, M.L., Sworowski, L. Martin, E.M. (2006). Ecstasy use is associated with prospective memory deficits. International Neuropsychological Society: 34th Annual Meeting Program & Abstracts, 207.

Gonzalez, R., Jacobus, J., Bechara, A., Pitrak, D.L., Nunnally, G., Novak, R.M., Martin, E.M. (2005). Factors affecting gambling task performance among substance dependent individuals with HIV. International Neuropsychological Society: 33rd Annual Meeting Program & Abstracts, 182.

Vassileva, J., Gonzalez, R., Pitrak, D., Novak, R. M., Nunnally, G., Rains, N. A. Bechara, A. & Martin, E. M. (2004). Profiles of executive dysfunction differ according to drug abuse severity and antisociality. International Neuropsychological Society: 32nd Annual Meeting Program & Abstracts, 179.

Gonzalez, R., Vassileva, J., Pitrak, D., Novak, R.M., Nunnally, G., Rains, N.A., Bechara, A., Martin E.M. (2004). Sensation-seeking and executive functions correlate with risk-behaviors of HIV+ and HIV- poly-drug users. International Neuropsychological Society: 32nd Annual Meeting Program & Abstracts, 19 – 20.

Moore, D.J., Cherner, M., Masliah, E., Gonzalez, R., Carey, C., Gongvatana, A., Marcotte, T.D., Heaton, R.K., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2003). Neuropsychological impairment predicts multi-region HIV-related neurodegeneration. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 9(2), 286.

Carey, C., Rippeth, J., Heaton, R.K., Gonzalez, R., Moore, D. J., Gongvatana, A., Marquie Beck, J., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2003). Effects of methamphetamine dependence and HIV disease stage on neuropsychological performance. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 9(2), 163.

Schweinsburg, B.C., Gonzalez, R., Taylor, M.J., Alhassoon, O.M., Cherner, M., Brown, G.G., Grant, I. & the HNRC Group. (2003). Age-related cerebral changes in abstinent methamphetamine users. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 9(2), 200.

Gonzalez, R., Carey, C., Natarajan, L., Wolfson, T., and Grant, I. (2003). Non-acute effects of cannabis on cognitive abilities: Comparing methods of research synthesis. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 9(2), 200.

Rippeth, J., Heaton, R.K., Carey, C., Marcotte, T., Moore, D.J., Gonzalez, R., & Grant, I. (2002). Effects of HIV infection and methamphetamine on specific cognitive domains. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 8(2), 188.

Carey, C., Heaton, R.K., Marcotte, T., Moore, D. J., Rippeth, J., Gonzalez, R., Cherner, M., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2002). Brief neuropsychological assessment for the detection of HIV-related cognitive impairment. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 8(2), 251.

Schweinsburg, B.C., Alhassoon, O.M., Taylor, M.J., Dager, A.D., Gonzalez, R., Tapert, S.F., Patterson, T.L. & Grant, I. (2002). Alcoholic females are more susceptible than males to alcohol related brain injury. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 8(2), 287.

Moore, D., Cherner, M., Masliah, E., Gonzalez, R., Carey, C., Rippeth, J., Marcotte, T., Heaton, R.K., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2002). Neuropsychological ability and regional neuropathology in HIV. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 8(2), 187.

Carey, C., Heaton, R.K., Rippeth, J., Gonzalez, R., Moore, D.J., Marcotte, T., Rivera-Mindt, M., Cherner, M., Wolfson, T., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2002). Impact of comorbid disorders on the neuropsychological performance of a methamphetamine dependent sample. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 8(2), 287.

Cherner, M., Heaton, R.K., Gonzalez, R., Rippeth, J., Carey, C., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2002). Exposure to methamphetamine and neuropsychological functioning. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 8(2), 250.

Gonzalez, R., Carey, C., Moore, D.J., Schweinsburg, B.C., Rippeth, J., Heaton, R.K., Cherner, M., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2002). Effects of cannabis use on the cognitive performance of methamphetamine dependent individuals. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 8(2), 287.

Rippeth, J., Moore, D., Gonzalez, R., Dawson, L., Marcotte, T., Heaton, R., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2001). Neuropsychological effects of HIV infection and methamphetamine dependence. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 7(2), 149.

Marcotte, T., Heaton, R., Gonzalez, R., Reicks, C., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2001). Assessing driving abilities in HIV-infected individuals with mild NP impairment. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 7(2), 230.

Schweinsburg, B.C., Gonzalez, R., Taylor, M.J., Alhassoon, O.M., Ellis, R.J., McCutchan, J.A., Brown, G.G., Videen, J.S., Patterson, T.L., & Grant, I. (2001). 1H MR spectroscopy reveals NRTI associated mitochondrial impairment in HIV-infected individuals. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts, 27(2), 527.14.

Moore, D., Gonzalez, R., Heaton, R., Rippeth, J., Cherner, M., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2001). Cognitive complaints, neuropsychological ability and depression in HIV. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 7(2), 149.

Gonzalez, R., Heaton, R., Moore, D., Rippeth, J., Cherner, M., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group. (2001). Lifetime history of methamphetamine dependence is associated with learning deficits. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 7(2), 191.

Marcotte, T.D., Heaton, R.K., Reicks, C., Gonzalez, R., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group (2000). HIV-related neuropsychological impairment and automobile driving. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 6(2), 233.

Moore, D., Dawson, L., Gonzalez, R., Cherner, M., Marcotte, T., Grant, I., Heaton, R., & the HNRC Group (2000). Neuropsychological test performance in HIV+ individuals with and without pain complaints. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 6(2), 232.

Marcotte, T. D., Heaton, R. K., Gonzalez, R., Reicks, C., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group (2000). HIV-associated neurocognitive deficits impact on-road driving abilities. Journal of Neurovirology, 6(3), 268.

Gonzalez, R., Heaton, R.K., Moore, D., Marcotte, T., Cherner, M., Grant, I., & the HNRC Group (2000). Neurocognitive impairment classifications using the CalCAP and a traditional neuropsychological battery in HIV+ men. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 6(2), 232.