ORCID: 0000-0001-7680-8936


* denotes equal contribution (e.g.. joint first authorship) 

Lautarescu, A., Victor, S., Lau-Zhu, A., Counsell, S. J., Edwards, A. D., & Craig, M. C. (2021). The factor structure of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale among perinatal high-risk and community samples in London. Archives of Women's Mental Health. doi: 10.1007/s00737-021-01153-0.

Lautarescu, A., Hadaya, L., Craig, M.C., Makropoulos, A., Batalle, D., Nosarti, C., Edwards, A. D., Counsell, S.J., Victor, S. (2021). Exploring the relationship between maternal prenatal stress and brain structure in premature neonates. PLOS ONE. In press. 

Levitis, E., van Praag, C. G., Gau, R., Heunis, S., DuPre, E., Kiar, G., .... Lautarescu, A., .... Maumet, C. (2021). Centering inclusivity in the design of online conferences. GigaScience, 10(8), giab051, https://doi.org/10.1093/gigascience/giab051

Pownall, M., Talbot, C. V., Henschel, A.*, Lautarescu, A.*, Lloyd, K. E.*, Hartmann, H.*, ... & Siegal, J. (2021). Navigating Open Science as Early Career Feminist Researchers. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 1-14, doi:10.1177/03616843211029255

Kowalczyk, O*., Lautarescu, A*., Blok, E*., Dall'Aglio, L*., & Westwood, S.J (2020). What senior academics can do to support reproducible and open research: a short, three-step guide. PsyArXiv, https://doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/jyfr7

McAllister, C.J., Sleigh, A., Walpert, M.J., Lautarescu, A.,  Gomez-Duran, A., Salgin, B., Chinnery, P.F., Holland, A.J, Zaman, S.H. (in prep). Contribution of in vivo mitochondrial capacity and cytochrome-c odeficits in Down syndrome to sarcopenia. Submitted for publication. 

 Lautarescu, A.,  Pecheva, D., Nosarti, C., Nihouarn, J., Zhang, H., Victor, S., Craig, M, Edwards, A. D., Counsell,        S.J. (2020). Maternal prenatal stress is associated with altered uncinate fasciculus microstructure in                      premature neonates. Biological Psychiatry, 87(6), 559-569. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2019.08.010 

Lautarescu, A., Craig, M.C., Glover, V. (2019). Prenatal stress: Effects on fetal and child brain development.  Stress and Brain Health: Across the Life Course, 17. doi: 10.1016/bs.irn.2019.11.002 

Stewart, S. L. K., Rinke, E. M., McGarrigle, R, Lynott, D., Lunny, C., Lautarescu, A., Galizzi, M. M.,  Farran, E.K. 

(alphabetical order) (2019). Pre-registration and Registered Reports: A primer from UKRN. 

Chami, R., Cardi, V., Lautarescu, A., Mallorqui-Bagué, N., McLoughlin, G., Treasure, J. (2019). Neural responses 

to food stimuli among individuals with eating and weight disorders: A systematic review of event-related 

potentials. International Review of Psychiatry, 1-14. doi:10.1080/09540261.2019.1622515

Lautarescu, B. A., Holland, A. J., & Zaman, S. H. (2017). The early presentation of dementia in people

 with Down syndrome: a systematic review of longitudinal studies. Neuropsychology review, 27(1),         

 doi: 10.1007/s11065-017-9341-9


Lautarescu, A, Dall'Aglio, L (2020, Sept). How senior academics can support reproducibly and open research. Oral presentation at the UK Open Research Group Meeting, Online. 

Lautarescu, A, Victor, S., Waite, L., McCabe, L., Brandon, J., O'Keeffe C, Hiscocks, S., Counsell, S., Craig,

M.C., Edwards, D. (2019, Sept). Maternal depression during the perinatal period: A developing Human Connectome Project. Oral presentation and poster at UKIMS Annual Meeting, London.

Lautarescu, A, Pecheva, D., Victor, S., Craig, M.C., Edwards, D., & Counsell S. (2019, Sept). Maternal mental health and early development of the fetal and neonatal brain: A developing Human Connectome Project. Oral presentation at 2019 School on Brain Connectomics, Verona. 

Lautarescu, A, Pecheva, D., Victor, S., Craig, M.C., Edwards, D., & Counsell S. (2019, April). Maternal   

exposure to stressful events and early brain development in preterm neonates. Poster presented at

BNA2019 Festival of Neuroscience, Dublin. 

Lautarescu, A, Pecheva, D., Victor, S., Craig, M.C., Edwards, D., & Counsell S. (2019, March). Maternal      stressful life events and limbic-prefrontal white matter microstructure in preterm neonates. Poster and oral presentation at: Academy of Medical Sciences: Developing Brain in Health and Disease, Oxford. 

Lautarescu, A, (2018, December). Maternal prenatal depression and anxiety and early brain development:     

 The developing Human Connectome Project and preliminary findings. Oral presentation at UKIMS Annual Meeting, London. 

Lautarescu, A, (2018, October). Maternal prenatal stress and early brain development: A developing Human Connectome Project. Oral presentation at the KCL MRC DTP PhD Symposium, London. 

Lautarescu, A., McAllister, C. J, Zaman, S. H., Sleigh, A., & Holland, A. J. (2015, April). Investigating disease mechanisms and biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease in people with Down’s syndrome: a study of mitochondrial dysfunction. Poster presented at BNA2015 Festival of Neuroscience, Edinburgh.

Lautarescu, A., McAllister, C. J., Zaman, S. H., Sleigh, A., Walpert, M. J., Holland, A. J. (2015, March).                Mitochondrial dysfunction and Alzheimer’s disease in Down’s syndrome. Poster presented at GSLS          Poster and Image Competition, Cambridge.

Lautarescu, A. (2015, February). Disease mechanisms and biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease in people

         with Down’s syndrome. Oral presentation at EBI-Sagner-Cambridge PhD Symposium, Cambridge.

Lautarescu, A., Lavric, A., Prepelita, R., & Lambrev, V. (2014, March). Task switching and attention: An EEG    study of distraction by food stimuli. Poster presented at BPS South West Undergraduate Conference, Exeter.

Other presentations

12.10.2018 - Presentation at the Forensic and Neurodevelopmental Sciences PhD forum (IoPPN, KCL) 

17.10.2018 - Presentation at Michael Rutter Centre Seminar Series (IoPPN, KCL) 

White papers

Cornell, B., Lautarescu, A., Patel, R., Puglisi, A., Forbes, C., Keeler, C., Lee, B., Spiegel, M. (2019). Civil society and the role of the university: Royster Global White Paper 2. 

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