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ORCID: 0000-0001-7680-8936

Heraty, S., Lautarescu, A., Belton, D., Boyle, A., Cirrincione, P., … & Jones, E. (in press). Bridge-building between communities: Imagining the future of biomedical autism research. Cell.

Lautarescu, A*., Bonthrone, A.*, Pietsch, M., Batalle, D., Cordero-Grande, L., Tournier, J-D., Christiaens, D., Hajnal, J. V., Chew, A., Falconer, S., Nosarti, C., Victor, S., Craig, M. C., Edwards, A. D., Counsell, S. J. (2022). Maternal depressive symptoms, neonatal white matter, and toddler social-emotional development. Translational Psychiatry, 12(1), 323   

Kowalczyk, O*., Lautarescu, A*., Blok, E*., Dall'Aglio, L*., & Westwood, S.J (2022). What senior academics can do to support reproducible and open research: a short, three-step guide. BMC Research Notes, 15(116).

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.

Kleine, I., Vamvakas, G., Lautarescu, A., Falconer, S., Chew, A., Counsell, S., ... & Nosarti, C. (2022). Postnatal maternal depressive symptoms and behavioural outcomes in term-born and preterm-born toddlers: a longitudinal UK community cohort study. BMJ open, 12(9), e058540.

Capp, S. J, ... Lautarescu, A., …. & McLoughlin, G. (2022). Is quality of life related to high autistic traits, high ADHD traits and their Interaction? Evidence from a Young-Adult Community-Based twin sample. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 1-16.

Norris, E., Clark, K., Munafo, M. R., Jay, C., Baldwin, J., Lautarescu, A., ... & Pennington, C. R. (2022). Awareness of and engagement with Open Research behaviours: Development of the Brief Open Research Survey (BORS) with the UK Reproducibility Network. MetaRXiv

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. 16 (4), e0250413, 

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,

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

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


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  • 2022, Sept - AIMS-2-TRIALS AGM, Lisbon, Portugal: The European Autism Genomics Registry. Oral presentation

  • 2022, Jun - ARCH conference, London, UK: Maternal perinatal depressive symptoms, neonatal white matter, and emerging autistic traits in toddlers. Poster presentation.

  • 2022, May - INSAR, Austin, Texas, USA: Maternal perinatal depressive symptoms, neonatal white matter, and emerging autistic traits in toddlers. Oral presentation.

  • 2021, Sept - AIMS-2-TRIALS AGM, online: Clinical Trials Network Development and sustainability. Oral presentation

  • 2020, Sept - UKRN meeting, online: How senior academics can support reproducible and open research

  • 2019, Sept - UKIMS Annual Meeting, London: Maternal depression during the perinatal period. Oral presentation and poster

  • 2019, Sept - School on Brain Connectomics, Verona, Italy: Maternal mental health and early development of the fetal and neonatal brain. Oral presentation

  • 2019, Apr - BNA2019 Festival of Neuroscience, Dublin, Ireland: Maternal exposure to stressful events and early brain development in preterm neonates. Poster.

  • 2019, Mar - Academy of Medical Sciences: Developing Brain in Health and Disease, Oxford: Maternal stressful life events and limbic-prefrontal white matter microstructure in preterm neonates. Poster and oral presentation.  

  • 2018, Dec - UKIMS Annual Meeting, London: Maternal prenatal depression and anxiety and early brain development: The developing Human Connectome Project and preliminary findings. Oral presentation

  • 2018, Oct - KCL MRC DTP PhD Symposium, London: Maternal prenatal stress and early brain development: A developing Human Connectome Project. Oral presentation

  • 2015, Apr - BNA2015 Festival of Neuroscience, Edinburgh: Investigating disease mechanisms and biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease in people with Down’s syndrome: a study of mitochondrial dysfunction. Poster    

  • 2015, Mar - GSLS Poster and Image Competition, Cambridge: Mitochondrial dysfunction and Alzheimer’s disease in Down’s syndrome. Poster.

  • 2015, Feb - EBI-Sagner-Cambridge PhD Symposium, Cambridge: Disease mechanisms and biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease in people with Down’s syndrome. Oral presentation.

  • 2014, Mar - BPS South West Undergraduate Conference, Exeter: Task switching and attention: An EEG study of distraction by food stimuli. Poster

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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