Isenburg, K., Morin, T. M., Rosen, M. L., Somers, D. C., Stern, C. E. (2023). Functional network reconfiguration supporting memory-guided attention. Cerebral Cortex.

Morin, T. M., Moore, K. N., Isenburg, K., Ma, W., Stern, C. E. (2023). Functional reconfiguration of task-active frontoparietal control network facilitates abstract reasoning. Cerebral Cortex.


Stern, C. E., Hasselmo, M. E. (2022). Mechanisms for maintaining information in working memory. Cognitive Neuroscience.


Morin, T. M., Chang, A. E., Ma, W., McGuire, J. T., & Stern, C. E. (2021). Dynamic network analysis demonstrates the formation of stable functional networks during rule learning. Cerebral Cortex.

Brown, T. I., He, Q., Aselcioglu, I., & Stern, C. E. (2021). Evidence for a gradient within the medial temporal lobes for flexible retrieval under hierarchical task rules. Hippocampus.


Nauer, R. K., Dunne, M. F., Stern, C. E., Storer, T. W., & Schon, K. (2020). Improving fitness increases dentate gyrus/CA3 volume in the hippocampal head and enhances memory in young adults. Hippocampus.

Zhu, H., Paschalidis, I. C., Chang, A., Stern, C. E., & Hasselmo, M. E. (2020). A neural circuit model for a contextual association task inspired by recommender systems. Hippocampus.

Nauer, R. K., Schon K., & Stern C. E. (2020). Cardiorespiratory fitness and mnemonic discrimination across the adult lifespan. Learning & Memory.


Nauer, R. K., Dunne, M. F., Stern, C. E., Storer, T. W., & Schon, K. (2019). Improving fitness increases dentate gyrus/CA3 volume in the hippocampal head and enhances memory in young adults. Hippocampus.


Bucci, D. J. & Stern, C. E. (2018). Introduction to the special issue on the cognitive functions of the retrosplenial cortex. Behavioral Neuroscience.

Izen, S. C., Chrastil, E. R., & Stern, C. E. (2018). Resting state connectivity between medial temporal lobe regions and intrinsic cortical networks predicts performance in a path integration task. Front. Hum. Neurosci. .

Chrastil, E. R., Tobyne, S. M., Nauer, R. K., Chang, A. E., & Stern, C. E. (2018). Converging meta-analytic and connectomic evidence for functional subregions within the human retrosplenial region. Behavioral Neuroscience.

Cohen, J. E., Ross, R. S., & Stern, C. E. (2018). Predictability matters: role of the hippocampus and prefrontal cortex in disambiguation of overlapping sequences. Learning and Memory.

Sherrill, K. R., Chrastil, E. R., Aselcioglu, I., Hasselmo, M. E., & Stern, C. E. (2018). Structural differences in hippocampal and entorhinal gray matter volume support individual differences in first person navigational ability. Neuroscience.

Hasselmo, M. E. & Stern, C. E. (2018). A network model of behavioural performance in a rule learning task. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B.


Howard, M., Stern, C. E., & Hasselmo, M. E. (2017). Howard Eichenbaum (1947-2017). Nature Neuroscience.

Hasselmo, M. E., Hinman, J. R., Dannenberg, H. & Stern, C. E. (2017). Models of spatial and temporal dimensions of memory. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences.

Hasselmo, M. E., & Stern, C. E. (2017). Howard Eichenbaum (1947-2017). Science.

Rosen, M. L., Stern, C. E., Devaney, K. J., & Somers, D. C. (2017). Cortical and subcortical contributions to long term memory-guided visuospatial attention. Cerebral Cortex.

Chrastil, E. R., Sherrill, K. R., Aselcioglu, I., Hasselmo, M. E., & Stern, C. E. (2017). Individual differences in human path integration abilities correlate with gray matter volume in retrosplenial cortex, hippocampus, and medial prefrontal cortex. eNeuro.


Chrastil, E. R., Sherrill, K. R., Hasselmo, M. E., & Stern, C. E. (2016). Which way and how far? Tracking of translation and rotation information for human path integration. Human brain mapping.

Schon, K., Newmark, R. E., Ross, R. S., & Stern, C. E. (2016). A working memory buffer in parahippocampal regions: evidence from a load effect during the delay period. Cerebral Cortex, 26(5), 1965-1974.

Rosen, M. L., Stern, C. E., Michalka, S. W., Devaney, K. J., & Somers, D. C. (2016). Cognitive control network contributions to memory-guided visual attention. Cerebral Cortex, bhv028.

Putcha, D., Ross, R. S., Cronin-Golomb, A., Janes, A. C., & Stern, C. E. (2016). Salience and Default Mode Network Coupling Predicts Cognition in Aging and Parkinson’s Disease. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society: JINS, 22(2), 205-215.

Whiteman AS, Young DE, Budson AE, Stern CE, &amp Schon K (2016) Entorhinal volume, aerobic fitness, and recognition memory in healthy young adults: A voxel-based morphometry study. NeuroImage 126:229-238.


Hasselmo ME & Stern CE (2015) Current questions on space and time encoding. Hippocampus 25(6):744-752.

Chrastil ER, Sherrill KR, Hasselmo ME, & Stern CE (2015) There and back again: Hippocampus and retrosplenial cortex track homing distance during human path integration. J Neurosci 35(46):15442-15452.

Quiroz YT, Willment KC, Castrillon G, Muniz M, Lopera F, Budson A, & Stern CE (2015) Successful Scene Encoding in Presymptomatic Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease. J Alzheimers Dis 47(4):955-964.

Rosen ML, Stern CE, Michalka SW, Devaney KJ, & Somers DC (2015) Influences of Long-Term Memory-Guided Attention and Stimulus-Guided Attention on Visuospatial Representations within Human Intraparietal Sulcus. J Neurosci 35(32):11358-11363.

Sherrill KR, Chrastil ER, Ross RS, Erdem UM, Hasselmo ME, & Stern CE (2015) Functional connections between optic flow areas and navigationally responsive brain regions during goal-directed navigation. NeuroImage 118:386-396.

Nauer RK, Whiteman AS, Dunne MF, Stern CE, & Schon K (2015) Hippocampal subfield and medial temporal cortical persistent activity during working memory reflects ongoing encoding. Front Sys Neurosci 9(30) [epub ahead of print].

Putcha D, Ross RS, Cronin-Golomb A, Janes AC, & Stern CE (2015) Altered intrinsic functional connectivity between core neurocognitive networks in Parkinson’s disease. NeuroImage Clin 7:449-455.

Janes AC, Ross RS, Farmer S, Frederick BB, Nickerson LD, Lukas SE, & Stern CE (2015) Memory retrieval of smoking-related images induce greater insula activation as revealed by an fMRI-based delayed matching to sample task. Addict Biol 20(2):349-356.


Putcha D, Ross RS, Rosen ML, Cronin-Golomb A, Somers DC, & Stern CE (2014) Functional correlates of optic flow motion processing in Parkinson’s disease. Front Int Neurosci 8(57) [epub ahead of print].

Rosen ML, Stern CE, & Somers DC (2014) Long-term memory guidance of visuospatial attention in a change-detection paradigm. Front Psychol 5:266 [epub ahead of print].

Brown TI, Hasselmo ME, & Stern CE (2014) A high resolution study of hippocampal and medial temporal lobe correlates of spatial context and prospective overlapping route memory. Hippocampus 24(7):819-839.

Brown TI, Whiteman AS, Aselcioglu I, & Stern CE (2014) Structural differences in hippocampal and prefrontal gray matter volume support flexible context-dependent navigation ability. J Neurosci 34(6):2314-20.

Whiteman AS, Young DE, He X, Chen TC, Wagenaar RC, Stern CE, & Schon K (2014) Interaction between serum BDNF and aerobic fitness predicts recognition memory in healthy young adults. Behav Brain Res 259:302-312.

Hasselmo ME & Stern CE (2014) Theta rhythm and the encoding and retrieval of space and time. NeuroImage 85(2):656-66.

Brown TI & Stern CE (2014) Contributions of medial temporal lobe and striatal memory systems to learning and retrieving overlapping spatial memories. Cereb Ctx 24(7):1906-1922.


Sherrill KR, Erdem UM, Ross RS, Brown TI, Hasselmo ME, & Stern CE (2013) Hippocampus and retrosplenial cortex combine path integration signals for successful navigation. J Neurosci 33(49):19304-13.

Newmark RE, Schon K, Ross RS, & Stern CE (2013) Contributions of the hippocampal subfields and entorhinal cortex to disambiguation during working memory. Hippocampus 23(6):467-75.

Ross RS, LoPresti ML, Schon K, & Stern CE (2013) Role of the hippocampus and orbitofrontal cortex during the disambiguation of social cues in working memory. Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 13(4):900-915.

Quiroz YT, Stern CE, reiman EM, Brickhouse M, Ruiz A, Sperling RA, Lopera F, & Dickerson BC (2013) Cortical atrophy in presymptomatic Alzheimer’s disease presenilin 1 mutation carriers. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiat 84(5):556-61.

Schendan HE, Tinaz S, Maher SM, & Stern CE (2013) Frontostriatal and mediotemporal contributions to implicit higher-order spatial sequence learning declines in aging and Parkinson’s disease. Behav Neurosci 127(2):204-21.

Schon K, Ross RS, Hasselmo ME, & Stern CE (2013) Complementary roles of medial temporal lobes and mid-dorsal prefrontal cortex for working memory for novel and familiar trial-unique visual stimuli. Eur J Neurosci 37(4):668-78.


Reiman EM, Quiroz YT, Fleisher AS, Chen K, Velez-Pardo C, Jimenez-Del-Rio M, Fagan AM, Shah AR, Alvarez S, Arbelaez A, Giraldo M, Acosta-Baena N, Sperling RA, Dickerson BC, Stern CE, Tirado V, Munoz C, Reiman RA, Huentelman MJ, Alexander GE, Langbaum JBS, Kosik KS, Tariot PN, & Lopera F (2012) Brain abnormalities in young adults at genetic risk for autosomal dominant Alzheimer’s disease in the presenilin 1 E280A kindred: a case-control study. Lancet Neurol 11(12):1048-56.

Brown TI, Ross RS, Tobyne SM, & Stern CE (2012) Cooperative interactions between hippocampal and striatal systems support flexible navigation. NeuroImage 60(2):1316-30.


Ross RS, Sherrill KR, & Stern CE (2011) The hippocampus is functionally connected to the striatum and orbitofrontal cortex during context dependent decision making. Brain Res 1423:53-66.

Quiroz YT, Ally BA, Celone K, McKeever J, Ruiz-Rizzo AL, Lopera F, Stern CE, & Budson AE (2011) Event-related potential markers of brain changes in preclinical familial Alzheimer disease. Neurology 77(5):469-75.

Celone KA, Thompson-Brenner H, Ross RS, Pratt EM, & Stern CE (2011) An fMRI investigation of the fronto-striatal learning system in women who exhibit eating disorder behaviors. NeuroImage 56(3):1749-57.

Tinaz S, Courtney MG, & Stern CE (2011) Focal cortical and subcortical atrophy in early Parkinson’s disease. Mov Disord 26(3):436-41.


Quiroz YT, Budson AE, Celone K, Ruiz A, Newmark R, Castrillon G, Lopera F, & Stern CE (2010) Hippocampal hyperactivation in presymptomatic familial Alzheimer’s disease. Ann Neurol 68(6):865-75.

Stern CE (2010). Anatomically speaking… (Commentary on Kelly et al.). Eur J Neurosci 32(3):382.

Brown TI, Ross RS, Keller JB, Hasselmo ME, Stern CE (2010) Which way was I going? Contextual retrieval supports the disambiguation of well learned overlapping navigational routes. J Neurosci 30(21):7414-22.


Schon K, Quiroz YT, Hasselmo ME, & Stern CE (2009) Greater working memory load results in greater medial temporal activity at retrieval. Cereb Cortex 19(11):2561-71.

Ross RS, Brown TI, & Stern CE. The retrieval of learned sequences engages the hippocampus: Evidence from fMRI (2009) Hippocampus 19(9):790-9.


Schendan HE & Stern CE (2008) Where vision meets memory: prefrontal-posterior networks for visual object constancy during categorization and recognition. Cerebral Cortex 18(7):1695-711.

Melrose RJ, Tinaz S, Castelo JM, Courtney MG, & Stern CE (2008) Compromised fronto-striatal functioning in HIV: an fMRI investigation of semantic event sequencing. Behav Brain Res 188(2):337-47.

LoPresti ML, Schon K, Tricarico MD, Swisher JD, Celone KA, & Stern CE (2008) Working memory for social cues recruits orbitofrontal cortex and amygdala: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study of delayed matching to sample for emotional expressions. J Neurosci 28(14):3718-28.

Tinaz S, Schendan HE, & Stern CE (2008) Fronto-striatal deficit in Parkinson’s disease during semantic event sequencing. Neurobiol Aging 29(3):397-407.

Schon K, Tinaz S, Somers DC, & Stern CE (2008) Delayed match to object or place: an event-related fMRI study of short-term stimulus maintenance and the role of stimulus pre-exposure. NeuroImage 39(2):857-72.


Castelo JM, Courtney MG, Melrose RJ, & Stern CE (2007) Putamen hypertrophy in nondemented patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection and cognitive compromise. Arch Neurol 64(9):1275-80.

Melrose RJ, Poulin RM, & Stern CE (2007) An fMRI investigation of the role of the
basal ganglia in reasoning. Brain Res 1142:146-58.

Schendan HE & Stern CE (2007) Mental rotation and object categorization share a common network of prefrontal and dorsal and ventral regions of posterior cortex. NeuroImage 35(3):1264-77.


Hasselmo ME & Stern CE (2006) Mechanisms underlying working memory for novel information. Trends Cogn Sci 10(11): 487-93.

Castelo JM, Sherman SJ, Courtney MG, Melrose RJ, & Stern CE (2006) Altered hippocampal-prefrontal activation in HIV patients during episodic memory encoding. Neurology 66(11):1688-95.

Tinaz S, Schendan HE, Schon K, & Stern CE (2006) Evidence for the importance of basal ganglia output nuclei in semantic event sequencing: an fMRI study. Brain Res 1067(1):239-49.


Schon K, Atri A, Hasselmo ME, Tricarico MD, LoPresti ML, & Stern CE (2005) Scopolamine reduces persistent activity related to long-term encoding in the parahippocampal gyrus during delayed matching in humans. J Neurosci 24(40):9112-23.

Stern CE & Hasselmo ME (2005) Less is more: how reduced activity reflects stronger recognition. Neuron 47(5):625-7.

Thomas RJ, Rosen BR, Stern CE, Weiss JW, & Kwong KK (2005) Functional imaging of working memory in obstructive sleep disordered breething. J Appl Phyiol 98(6):2226-34.


Schon K, Hasselmo ME, LoPresti ML, Tricarico MD, & Stern CE (2004) Persistence of parahippocampal representation in the absence of stimulus input enhances long-term encoding: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study of subsequent memory after a delayed match-to-sample task. J Neurosci 24(49):11088-97.

Dickerson BC, Salat DH, Bates JF, Atiya M, Killiany RJ, Greve DN, Dale AM, Stern CE, Blacker D, Albert MS, & Sperling RA (2004) Medial temporal lobe function and structure in mild cognitive impairment. Ann Neurol 56(1):27-35.

Atri A, Sherman S, Norman KA, Kirchhoff BA, Nicolas MM, Greicius MD, Cramer SC, Breiter HC, Hasselmo ME, & Stern CE (2004) Blockade of central cholinergic receptors impairs new learning and increases proactive interference in a word paired-associate memory task. Behav Neurosci 118(1):223-36.


Schendan HE, Searl M, Melrose RJ, & Stern CE (2003) Sequence? What Sequence?: the human medial temporal lobe and sequence learning. Mol Psychiatry 8(11):896-7.

Sherman SJ, Atri A, Hasselmo ME, Stern CE, Howard MW (2003) Scopolamine impairs human recognition memory: data and modeling. Behav Neurosci 117(3):526-39.

Schendan HE, Searl M, Melrose RJ, & Stern CE (2003) An fMRI study of the role of the medial temporal lobe in implicit and explicit sequence learning. Neuron 37(6):1013-1025.


Stern CE, Sherman SJ, Kirchhoff BA, & Hasselmo ME (2001) Medial temporal and prefrontal contributions to working memory tasks with novel and familiar stimuli. Hippocampus 11(4):337-46.


Moore CI, Stern CE, Dunbar C, Kostyk S, Gehi A, & Corkin S (2000) Referred phantom sensations and cortical reorganization after spinal cord injury in humans. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 97(26):14703-8.

Kirchhoff BA, Wagner AD, Maril A, & Stern CE (2000) Prefrontal-temporal ciruitry for episodic encoding and subsequent memory. J Neurosci 20(16):6173-80.

Moore CI, Stern CE, Corkin S, Fischl B, Gray AC, Rosen BR, & Dale AM (2000) Segregation of somatosensory activation in the human rolandic cortex using fMRI. J Neurophysiol 84(1):558-569.

Postle BR, Stern CE, Rosen BR, & Corkin S (2000) An fMRI investigation of cortical contributions to spatial and nonspatial visual working memory. NeuroImage 11(5 Pt 1):409-23.

Stern CE, Owen AM, Tracey I, Look RB, Rosen BR, & Petrides M (2000) Activity in ventrolateral and mid-dorsolateral prefrontal cortex during nonspatial memory processing: evidence from functional magnetic resonance imaging. NeuroImage 11(5 Pt 1):392-9.


Stern CE & Hasselmo ME (1999) Bridging the gap: integrating cellular and functional magnetic resonance imaging studies of the hippocampus. Hippocampus 9(1):45-53.


Owen AM, Stern CE, Look RB, Tracey I, Rosen BR, & Petrides M. (1998). Functional organization of spatial and nonspatial working memory processing within the human lateral frontal cortex. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 95(13):7721-6.


Stern CE, Corkin S, Gonzalez RG, Guimaraes AR, Baker JR, Jennings PJ, Carr CA, Sugiura RM, Vedantham V, & Rosen BR (1996). The hippocampal formation participates in novel picture encoding: evidence from functional magnetic resonance imaging. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 93(16):8660-5.

Breiter HC, Rauch SL, Kwong KK, Baker JR, Weisskoff RM, Kennedy DN, Kendrick AD, Davis TL, Jiang A, Cohen MS, Stern CE, Belliveau JW, Baer L, O’Sullivan RL, Savage CR, Jenike MA, & Rosen BR (1996) Functional magnetic resonance imaging of symptom provocation in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Arch Gen Psychiatry 53(7):595-606.

Stern CE & Passingham RE (1996) The nucleus accumbens in monkeys (Macaca fascicularis): II. Emotion and motivation. Behav Brain Res 75(1-2):179-93.


Gonzalez RG, Fischman AJ, Guimaraes AR, Carr CA, Stern CE, Halpern EF, Growdon JH, & Rosen BR (1995) Functional MR in the evaluation of dementia: correlation of abnormal dynamic cerebral blood volume measurements with changes in cerebral metabolism on positron emission tomography with fludeoxyglucose F 18. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 16(9):1763-70.

Sorensen AG, Wray SH, Weisskoff RM, Boxerman JL, Davis TL, Caramia F, Kwong KK, Stern CE, Baker JR, Breiter H, et al. (1995) Functional MR of brain activity and perfusion in patients with chronic cortical stroke. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 16(9):1753-62.

Stern CE & Passingham RE (1995) The nucleus accumbens in monkeys (Macaca fascicularis): III. Reversal learning. Exp Brain Res 106(2):239-47.

Chen YC, Thaler D, Nixon PD, & Passingham RE (1995) The functions of the medial premotor cortex: II. The timing and selection of learned movements. Exp Brain Res 102(3):461-73.

Thaler D, Chen YC, Nixon PD, Stern CE, & Passingham RE (1995) The functions of the medial premotor cortex: I. Simple learned movements. Exp Brain Res 102(3):445-60.


Stern CE & Passingham RE (1994) The nucleus accumbens in monkeys (Macaca fascicularis): I. The organization of behaviour. Behav Brain Res 61(1):9-21.


Newton TF, Leuchter AF, Walter DO, van Gorp WC, Stern CE, Mandelkern M, & Weiner H (1993) EEG coherence in men with AIDS: association with subcortical metabolic activity. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 5(3):316-21.

Williams GV, Rolls ET, Leonard CM, & Stern CE (1993) Neuronal Responses in the ventral striatum of the behaving macaque. Behav Brain Res 55(2):243-52.


Belliveau JW, Kwong KK, Kennedy DN, Baker JR, Stern CE, Benson R, Chesler DA, Weisskoff RM, Cohen MS, Tootell RB, et al. (1992) Magnetic resonance imaging mapping of brain function. Human visual cortex. Invest Radiol.

Small GW, Stern CE, Mandelkern MA, Fairbanks LA, Min CA, & Guze BH (1992) Reliability of drawing regions of interest for positron emission tomographic data. Psychiatry Res 45(3):177-85.