Conference Presentations

Cam, Y.*, Velasquez, D.*, Kiefer, C., Kryza-Lacombe, M., Amir, N. & Wiggins, J. L. (2018, March). Relation Between Threat Bias, Irritability, and Anxiety in a Community Sample of Adolescents. Poster to be presented at the 11th Annual SDSU Student Research Symposium, San Diego, CA. *equal contribution

Kryza-Lacombe, M., Kiefer, C., Weisberg, J., Amir, N. & Wiggins, J. L. (2018, April). Aberrant reward processing in irritability: Preliminary findings in an adolescent sample. Oral presentation to be presented in symposium M.A. Brotman (chair) Unique and Overlapping Neural and Behavioral Correlates in Anxiety and Irritability, at the 38th Annual Conference of the Anxiety and Depression for Association of America, Washington, DC.

Schwartz, K. T. G., Kryza-Lacombe, M., Spechler, P., Blankenship, S., Dougherty, L., & Wiggins, J. L. (2017, November). Intergenerational transmission of risk: Evaluating links between brain and behavior in children at risk for depression. In J. L. Wiggins (chair), Mechanisms of risk for intergenerational transmission of anxiety and depression: Multimodal methodologies. Symposium conducted at the 51st Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), San Diego, CA.

Kryza-Lacombe, M., Kiefer, C., Weisberg, J., Amir, N. & Wiggins, J. L. (2017, November). Aberrant reward processing in adolescent irritability. Poster presented at the 51th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Diego, CA. 

Kryza-Lacombe, M.*, Kiefer, C.*, Velasquez, D., Weisberg, J., Amir, N. & Wiggins, J. L. (2017, September). Distinct Neural Correlates of Anxiety and Irritability: Preliminary Findings in an Adolescent Sample. Poster presented at the 2nd Congress on Pediatric Irritability and Dysregulation, Burlington VT. *equal contribution

Schwartz, K. T. G., Kryza-Lacombe, M., Panggat, Y., Bills, S., Spechler, P., Blankenship, S., Dougherty, L., & Wiggins, J. L. (2017, May). Neural reactivity to monetary reward in the school-age offspring of depressed parents. Poster presented at the 72nd Annual Scientific Program and Convention of the Society of Biological Psychiatry (SOBP), San Diego, CA.

Kiefer, C.*, Kryza-Lacombe, M.*, Cole, K., Lord, C., Monk, C. S., & Wiggins, J. L. (2017, March). Irritability and amygdala-ventral prefrontal cortex connectivity in children with high functioning autism spectrum disorder. Poster presented at the SDSU Student Research Symposium, San Diego, CA. *equal contribution

Kryza-Lacombe, M., Wiggins, J. L., Brotman, M. A., Weisberg, J., Farrington, C., Rodda, R., Towbin, K., Pine, D. S. & Leibenluft, E. (2017, March). Altered neural habituation to emotional faces in pediatric and adult bipolar disorder. Poster to be presented at 10th Annual Conference of the Social & Affective Neuroscience Society, Los Angeles, CA and at the 72nd Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Psychiatry, San Diego, CA.

Kiefer, C.*, Kryza-Lacombe, M.*, Cole, K., Lord, C., Monk, C. S., & Wiggins, J. L. (2017, March). Irritability and amygdala-ventral prefrontal cortex connectivity in children with high functioning autism spectrum disorder. Poster presented at the 10th Annual Conference of the Social & Affective Neuroscience Society, Los Angeles, CA. *equal contribution


 Schwartz, K. T. G., Kryza-Lacombe, M., Weisberg, J., Spechler, P., Blankenship, S., Dougherty, L. & Wiggins, J. L. (2017, March). The impact of clinical symptoms on neural reactivity to monetary reward in the school-age offspring. Poster presented at the 10th Annual Conference of the Social & Affective Neuroscience Society (SANS), Los Angeles, CA. 

Kiefer, C.*, Kryza-Lacombe, M.*, Cole, K., Lord, C., Monk, C. S., & Wiggins, J. L. (2017, March). Irritability Relates to Amygdala Connectivity in Children with and without High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder. Poster presented at 10th Annual Conference of the Social & Affective Neuroscience Society, Los Angeles, CA and at the 72nd Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Psychiatry, San Diego, CA. *equal contribution

Schwartz, K. T. G., Kryza-Lacombe, M., Panggat, Y., Bills, S., Spechler, P., Blankenship, S., Dougherty, L., & Wiggins, J. L. (2017, March). Neural reactivity to reward in school-age offspring of depressed mothers. Symposium conducted at the 10th Annual SDSU Student Research Symposium, San Diego, CA. 

Kiefer, C.*, Kryza-Lacombe, M.*, Cole, K., Lord, C., Monk, C. S., & Wiggins, J. L. (2017, March). Irritability and Right Amygdala Connectivity in Children with High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder. Poster presented at the SDSU Student Research Symposium, San Diego, CA. *equal contribution