1. Jackson, T. B. & MacNamara, A. (in prep). Working memory load affects subsequent exposure to negative and neutral pictures: an event-related potential study.
2. Ruchensky, J., Jackson, T. B., Barley, B., & MacNamara, A. (in prep). Transdiagnostic depressive symptoms and affective blunting in an internalizing sample.
3. Thomas, G. & MacNamara, A. (in prep). Stressor controllability and motivated attention toward negative and neutral pictures: an event-related potential study.
1. MacNamara, A. & Barley, B. (in press). Event-related potentials to threat of predictable and unpredictable shock. Psychophysiology.
2. MacNamara, A., Jackson, T. B., Fitzgerald, J. M., Hajcak, G. & Phan, K. L. (in press). Working memory load and negative picture processing: Neural and behavioral associations with panic, social anxiety and positive affect. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging.
3. Stange, J. P., MacNamara, A., Kennedy, A. E., Hajcak, G., Phan, K. L., & Klumpp, H. (in press). Brain-Behavioral Adaptability Predicts Response to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Emotional Disorders: A Person-Centered Event-Related Potential Study. Neuropsychologia.
4. Goldschmidt, A.B., Dickstein, D.P., MacNamara, A., Phan, K.L., O’Brien, S., Le Grange, D., Fisher, J.O., & Keedy, S. (in press). A pilot study of neural correlates of loss of control eating in children with overweight/obesity: Probing intermittent access to food as a means of eliciting disinhibited eating. Journal of Pediatric Psychology.
5. MacNamara, A. (2018). In the Mind’s Eye: The late positive potential to negative and neutral mental imagery and intolerance of uncertainty. Psychophysiology, 55(5): e13024
6. MacNamara, A., Rabinak, C. A., Kennedy, A. E., & Phan, K. L. (2018). Convergence of fMRI and ERP measures of emotional face processing. Psychophysiology, 55(2): e12988.
7. Waszczuk, M. A., Zimmerman, M., Ruggero, C. J., Li, K., MacNamara, A., Weinberg, A., Hajcak, G., Watson, D. & Kotov, R. (2017). What do clinicians treat: diagnoses or symptoms? The incremental validity of a symptom-based, dimensional characterization of emotional disorders in predicting medication prescription patterns. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 79: 80-88
8. MacNamara, A., Klumpp, H., Kennedy, A. E., Langenecker, S. A. & Phan, K. L. (2017). Transdiagnostic neural correlates of affective face processing in anxiety and depression. Depression and Anxiety, 34(7): 621-631.
9. Fitzgerald, J. M., MacNamara, A., Kennedy, A. E., Rabinak, C. A., Rauch, S. A. M., Liberzon, I. & Phan, K. L. (2017). Individual Differences in Cognitive Reappraisal Use and Emotion Regulatory Brain Function in Combat-Exposed Veterans with and without PTSD. Depression and Anxiety, 34(1): 79-88.
10. Stange, J. P., MacNamara, A., Barnas, O. Kennedy, A. E., Hajcak, G., Phan, K. L., & Klumpp, H. (2017). Neural Markers of Attention to Aversive Pictures Predict Response to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Anxiety and Depression. Biological Psychology, 123: 269-277.
11. Xing, M., Tadayonnejad, R., MacNamara, A., Ajilore, O., DiGangi, J., Phan, K. L., Leow, A. & Klumpp, H. (2017). Resting-State Theta Band Connectivity and Graph Analysis in Generalized Social Anxiety Disorder. Neuroimage: Clinical, 13: 24-32.
12. Gorka, S. M. *, MacNamara, A. *, Aase, D. M., Proescher, E., Greenstein, J. E., Walters, R., Passi, H., Kennedy, A. E., DiGangi, J. A., Rabina, C. A., Afshar, K., Fitzgerald, J. M., Hajcak, G., & Phan, K. L. (2016). Impact of Alcohol Use Disorder Comorbidity on Defensive Reactivity to Errors in Veterans with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 30(7): 733-742.
13. MacNamara A., DiGangi, J. & Phan, K. L. (2016). Aberrant circuits in the anxious brain: A review of spontaneous and task-dependent functional connectivity studies. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 1(3): 278-287.
14. MacNamara A., Kotov, R. & Hajcak, G. (2016). Diagnostic and symptom-based predictors of emotional processing in generalized anxiety disorder and major depressive disorder: An event-related potential study. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 40(3): 275-289.
15. MacNamara A. & Phan, K. L. (2016). Psychobiological operationalization of RDoC constructs: methodological and conceptual opportunities and challenges. Psychophysiology, 53(3): 406-409.
16. Fitzgerald, J. M., MacNamara A., Kennedy, A. E., Rabinak, C. A., Rauch, S. A. M., Hajcak, G. & Phan, K. L. (2016). An electrocortical investigation of voluntary emotion regulation in combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder. Psychiatry Research: Neuorimaging, 249: 113-121.
17. MacNamara A., Rabinak, C. A., Kennedy, A. E., Fitzgerald, D. A., Liberzon, I., Stein, M. B., Phan, K. L. (2016). Emotion regulatory brain function and SSRI treatment in PTSD: Neural correlates and predictors of change. Neuropsychopharmacology, 41(2): 611-618.
18. MacNamara A., Vergés, A., Kujawa, A., Fitzgerald, K. D., Monk, C. S. & Phan, K. L. (2016). Age-related changes in emotional face processing across childhood and into young adulthood: evidence from event-related potentials. Developmental Psychobiology, 58(1): 27-38.
19. Kujawa, A., MacNamara, A., Fitzgerald, K., Monk, C. & Phan, K. L. (2015). Enhanced Neural Reactivity to Threatening Faces in Anxious Youth: Evidence from Event-Related Potentials. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 43(8): 1493-1501.
20. MacNamara, A., Rabinak, C. A., Fitzgerald, D. A., Zhou, X. J., Shankman, S. A., Milad, M. R., & Phan, K. L. (2015). Neural correlates of individual differences in fear learning. Behavioural Brain Research, 287: 34-41.
21. Kappenman, E. S.*, MacNamara, A.* & Proudfit, G. H. (2014). Electrocortical evidence for rapid allocation of attention to threat in the dot-probe task. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10(4): 577-583.
22. Rabinak, C. A.*, MacNamara, A.*, Kennedy, A. E., Angstadt, M., Stein, M. B., Liberzon, I. & Phan, K. L. (2014). Focal and aberrant prefrontal engagement during emotion regulation in veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder. Depression and Anxiety, 31(10): 851-861.
23. MacNamara, A., & Proudfit, G. H. (2014). Cognitive load and emotional processing in Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Electrocortical evidence for increased distractibility. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 123(3): 557-565.
24. Schmidt, J., MacNamara, A., Proudfit, G. H. & Zelinsky, G. J. (2014). More target features in visual working memory leads to poorer search guidance: Evidence from Contralateral Delay Activity. Journal of Vision, 14(3):8, 1-19.
25. MacNamara, A., Post, D., Kennedy, A. E., Rabinak, C. A. & Phan, K. L. (2013). Electrocortical Processing of Social Signals of Threat in Combat-related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Biological Psychology, 94(2): 441-449.
26. Wheaton, M., Holman, A., Rabinak, C. A., MacNamara, A., Proudfit, G. H. & Phan, K. L. (2013). Danger and disease: Electrocortical responses to threat- and disgust-eliciting images. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 90(2): 235-239.
27. Hajcak, G., MacNamara, A., Foti, D., Ferri, J. & Keil, A. (2013). The dynamic allocation of attention to emotion: Simultaneous and independent evidence from the late positive potential and steady state visual evoked potentials. Biological Psychology, 92(3): 447-455.
28. Parvaz, M. A., MacNamara. A., Goldstein, R. Z., & Hajcak, G. (2012). Event-related frontal alpha as a marker of lateral prefrontal cortex activation during cognitive reappraisal. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 12(4): 730-740.
29. MacNamara, A., Schmidt, J., Hajcak, G. & Zelinsky, G. J. (2012). Electrocortical and ocular indices of attention to fearful and neutral faces presented under high and low working memory load. Biological Psychology, 91(3): 349-356.
30. MacNamara, A., Ferri, J. & Hajcak, G. (2011). Working memory load reduces the LPP and this effect is attenuated with increasing anxiety. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 11(3): 321-331.
31. MacNamara, A., Ochsner, K. N. & Hajcak, G. (2010). Previously reappraised: the lasting effect of description type on picture-elicited electrocortical activity. Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 6(3): 348-358.
32. MacNamara, A., & Hajcak, G. (2010). Distinct electrocortical and behavioral evidence for increased attention to threat in Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Depression and Anxiety, 27(3): 234-243ǂ.
33. Hajcak, G., MacNamara, A., & Olvet, D. M. (2010). Event-related potentials, emotion, and emotion regulation: An Integrative Review. Developmental Neuropsychology, 35(2): 129-155.
34. MacNamara, A., & Hajcak, G. (2009). Anxiety and spatial attention moderate the neural response to aversive pictures. Neuropsychologia, 47(13): 2975-2980.
35. MacNamara, A., Foti, D., & Hajcak, G. (2009). Tell me about it: Neural activity elicited by emotional pictures and preceding descriptions. Emotion, 9(4): 531-543.
*Denotes shared first authorship