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Peer-reviewed publications:


Porteous, M., Fogel, S., Ray, L., Hickie, I.B., Carpenter, J.S. & Robillard, R. (in press). Increased spindle density correlates with sleep continuity improvements following an 8-week course of a melatonin agonist in people with depression: A proof-of-concept open label trial with agomelatine. European Journal of Neuroscience.

Houldin, E.D., Fang, Z., Ray, L.B., Stojanoski, B., Owen, A.M. & Fogel, S.M. (in press). Reversed and increased functional connectivity in non-REM sleep suggests an altered rather than reduced state of consciousness relative to wake. Scientific Reports.

Fogel, S., Peigneux, P. & Smith, C. (2021). Memory processing in relation to sleep. In: Meir Kryger, Thomas Roth & William Dement, Principles & Practice of Sleep Medicine (7 ed.). Netherlands:

Toor, B., Ray, L., Pozzobon, A., & Fogel., S. (2021). Sleep, orexin and cognition. In: J. Bogousslavsky, F. Boller & M. Iwata, The Orexin System. Basic Science and Role in Sleep, Switzerland: Karger.

Gomez-Pilar, J., Gutiérrez-Tobal, G., Poza, J., Fogel, S., Doyon, J., Northoff, G. & Hornero, R. (2021). Spectral and temporal characterization of sleep spindles: Physiological and methodological implications. Journal of Neural Engineering.

Qin, P., Wu, X., Wu, C., Wu, H., Zhang, J., Huang, Z., Weng, X., Zang, D., Qi, Z., Tang, W., Hiromi, T., Tan, J., Tanabe, S., Fogel, S., Hudetz, A.G., Yang, Y., Stamatakis, E.A., Mao, Y. & Northoff, G. (2021). Higher-order sensorimotor circuit of the brain’s global network supports human consciousness. Neuroimage.

Zilio F., Gomez-Pilar, J., Cao, S., Zhang, J., Zang, D., Qi, Z., Tan, J., Hiromi, T., Wu, X., Fogel, S., Huang, Z., Hohmann, M.R., Fomina, T., Synofzik, M., Grosse-Wentrup, M., Owen, A.M. & Northoff G. (2021). Are intrinsic neural timescales related to sensory processing? Evidence from abnormal behavioral states. Neuroimage, 226, 117579.

Robillard, R., Daros, A., Phillips, J., Porteous, M.,  Saad, M., Pennestri, M., Kendzerska, T., Edwards, J., Solomonova, E., Bhatla, R., Godbout, R., Kaminsky, Z., Boafo, A., Quilty, L. (2021). Emerging New Psychiatric Symptoms and the Worsening of Pre-existing Mental Disorders during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Canadian Multisite Study: Nouveaux symptômes psychiatriques émergents et détérioration des troubles mentaux préexistants pendanturant la pandémie de la COVID-19: une étude canadienne multisite. The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 0706743720986786.

Kendzerska, T., Zhu, D. T., Gershon, A. S., Edwards, J., Peixoto, C., Robillard, R., Kendall, C. The Effects of the Health System Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic on Chronic Disease Management: A Narrative Review. Risk Management and Healthcare Policy. In Press 2021


Davidson, P., Fogel, S., Taler, V. & Winocur, G. (2020). Aging and Cognition. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology. Netherlands: Elsevier.

Sergeeva, V., Viczko, J., Owen, A. & Fogel, S. (2020). Sleep oscillations and Aging. In T. Dang Vu & R. Courtemanche, Neural Oscillations of Wakefulness and Sleep (pp. 1-20). United States: Springer.

Gibbings, A., Ray, L., Berberian, N., Nguyen, T., Zandi, A.S., Owen, A., Comeau, F.J.E., & Fogel, S. (2020). EEG and behavioural correlates of mild sleep deprivation and vigilance. Clinical Neurophysiology, 132(1), 45-55.

Gibson, R.M., Ray, L.B., LaForge, G., Owen, A.M. & Fogel, S.M. (2020). 24-hour polysomnographic recordings and electrophysiological spectral analyses from a cohort of patients with chronic disorders of consciousness. Journal of Neurology.

Tanabe, S., Huang, Z., Zhang, J., Chen, Y., Fogel., S., Doyon, J., Wu, J., Xu, J., Zhang, J., Qin, P., Wu, X., Mao, Y., Mashour, G., Hudetz A.G. and Northoff, G. (2020). Altered Global Brain Signal during Physiologic, Pharmacologic, and Pathologic States of Unconsciousness in Humans and Rats. Anesthesiology.

Smith, D., Fang, Z., Thompson, K., Fogel, S. (2020). Sleep and individual differences in intellectual abilities. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences, 33, 126-131.

Cavaliere, C., Longarzo, M., Fogel, S., Engström, M., & Soddu, A. (2020). Neuroimaging of Narcolepsy and Primary Hypersomnias. The Neuroscientist.

Fang, Z., Ray, L.B., Owen, A.M., & Fogel, S.M. (2020). Sleep spindle-dependent functional connectivity correlates with cognitive abilities. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 32(3), 446-466.

Depner, C. M., Cheng, P., Devine, J. K., Khosla, S., Zambotti, M., Robillard, R., Vakulin, A., and Drummond, S. (2020). Wearable Technologies for Developing Sleep and Circadian Biomarkers: A Summary of Workshop Discussions. SLEEP, 43(2), zsz254,

Saad, M., Ray, L.B., Bradley-Garcia, M., Palamarchuk, I.S., Gholamrezaei, A., Douglass, A., Lee, E.K., Soucy, L., & Robillard, R. (2020) Autonomic modulation of cardiac activity across levels of sleep depth in individuals with depression and sleep complaints. Psychosomatic Medicine, 82(2), 172-180.

Boafo, A., Greenham, S., Sullivan, M., Bazaid, K., Suntharalingam, S., Silbernagel, L., Magner, K., Robillard, R. (2020). Medications for Sleep Disturbance in Depressed Children and Adolescents: A Survey of Canadian Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, 14(1), 1-8.  

Robillard, R., Saad, M., Ray, L. B., Bujaki, B., Douglass, A., Lee, E. K., Soucy, L., Spitale, N., De Koninck, J. and Kendzerska, T. (2020). Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor use is associated with worse sleep-related breathing disturbances in individuals with depressive disorders and sleep complaints: a retrospective study. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, jcsm-8942.

Robillard, R., Saad, M., Edwards, J., Solomonova, E., Pennestri, M., Daros, A., Louis Veissière, S., Quilty, L., Dion, K., Nixon, A., Phillips, J., Bhatla, R., Spilg, E., Godbout, R., Yazji, B., Rushton, C., Gifford, W., Gautam, M., Boafo, A., Swartz, R., Kendzerska, T. Social, financial and psychological stress during an emerging pandemic: observations from a population survey in the acute phase of COVID-19. BMJ open, 10(12), e043805.

Robillard, R., Dion, K., Pennestri, M., Solomonova, E., Lee, E., Saad, M., Murkar, A., Godbout, R., Edwards, J., Quilty, L., Daros, A., Bhatla, R., Kendzerska, T. Profiles of sleep changes during the COVID‐19 pandemic: Demographic, behavioural and psychological factors. Journal of sleep research, e13231.


Boafo, A., Greenham, S., Alenezi, S., Robillard, R., Pajer, K., Tavakoli, P., De Koninck J. (2019). Could long term administration of melatonin to prepubertal children affect timing of puberty? A clinician’s perspective. Nature and Science of Sleep, Nature and Science of Sleep, Volume 11, 1-10

Gosselin, A., De Koninck, J., Campbell, K. (2019). Disentangling specific inhibitory versus general decision-making processes during sleep deprivation using a Go/NoGo ERP paradigm, International Journal of Psychophysiology

Saad, M., Ray, L.B.,Bujaki, B., Parvaresh, A., Palamarchuk, I., De Koninck, J., Douglass, A., Lee, E.K., Soucy, L., Fogel, S.M., Morin, C.M., Bastien, C., Merali, Z. & Robillard, R. (2019). Using heart rate profiles during sleep as a biomarker of depression. BMC Psychiatry.

van den Berg, N.H., Al-Kuwatli, J., Paulin, J., Benoit, A., Ray, L. B.,Owen, A. M. and Fogel, S. M. (2019). Sleep Preferentially Enhances Memory For A Cognitive Strategy But Not The Implicit Motor Skills Used To Acquire It. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 161, 135-142.

Fang, Z., Ray, L.,Owen, A.M. & Fogel S. (2019). The neural basis of human intelligence during sleep. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 13(46), 1-16.

Vien, C.,Boré, A., Boutin, A., Pinsard, B., Carrier, J., Doyon, J. and Fogel, S. (2019). Thalamo-cortical white matter underlies motor memory consolidation via modulation by sleep spindles in young and older adults. Neuroscience, 402, 104-115.

van den Berg, N., Benoit, A. Toor, B. & Fogel, S.M. (2019) Sleep oscillations: A window into sleep’s role in memory consolidation and cognitive abilities. In: H. Dingenberg. (Eds.), Handbook of Sleep Research, Academic Press.

Gabitov, E., Boutin, A., Pinsard, B., Censor, N., & Fogel, S., Albouy, G., King, B.R., Benali, H., Carrier, J., Cohen, J.G., Karni, A., Doyon, J. (2019). Susceptibility of consolidated procedural memory to interference is independent of its active task-based retrieval. PLOS One, 14(1), e0210876.

El-Baba, M., Lewis, D.J., Fang, Z., Owen, A.M., Fogel, S., Morton., J.B. (2019). Functional connectivity dynamics slow with decent from wakefulness to sleep. Plos One, 14(12), e0224669.

Boafo A, Greenham S, Alenezi S, Robillard R, Pajer K, Tavakoli P, De Koninck J (2019). Could long term administration of melatonin to prepubertal children affect timing of puberty? A clinician’s perspective. Nature and science of sleep, 11, 1.

Robillard, R., Chase, T., Courtney, D., Ward, M., De Koninck, J., Lee, E. (2019). Sleep-Related Breathing Disturbances in Adolescents with Treatment Resistant Depression. Sleep Medicine (Special Issue: “Pediatric Sleep Around The World”); (Available online).

Boafo, A., Armitage, R., Greenham, S., Dale, A., Tavakoli, P., Nixon, A., Lafrenière, A., Ray, L., De Koninck, J., Robillard, R. (2019). Sleep Architecture in Adolescents Hospitalized during a Suicidal Crisis. Sleep Medicine (Special Issue: “Pediatric Sleep Around The World”), 56, 41-46.

Saad, M., Ray, L.B., Bujaki, B., Parvaresh, A., Palamarchuk, I.S., De Koninck, J., Douglass, A., Lee, E.K., Soucy, L., Fogel, S., Morin, C.M., Bastien, C., Merali, Z. & Robillard, R. (2019). Using heart rate profiles during sleep as a biomarker of depression. BMC Psychiatry, 19(1), 168.


Sabourin, C., Robidoux, R., Pérusse, A., De Koninck, J. (2018). Dream Content in Pregnancy and Post-Partum: Refined Exploration of Continuity Between Waking and Dreaming, Dreaming, Volume 28, Issue 2, 122–139

Murkar, A., De Koninck, J. (2018). Consolidative mechanisms of emotional processing in REM sleep and PTSD, Sleep Medicine Reviews, Volume 40, 1-12

Lafrenière, A., Lortie-Lussier, M., Dale, A., Robidoux, R., De Koninck, J. (2018). Autobiographical Memory Sources of Threats in Dreams, Consciousness and Cognition, Volume 58, 124–135

Robillard, R., Chase, T., Courtney, D., Ward, M., De Koninck, J., Lee, E. (2018). Sleep-Related Breathing Disturbances in Adolescents with Treatment Resistant Depression, Sleep Medicine

Houldin, E.D., Fang, Z., Ray, L.B., Owen, A.M. & Fogel, S. (2018). Toward a complete taxonomy of resting state networks across wakefulness and sleep: an assessment of spatially distinct resting state networks using independent component analysis. Sleep, zsy235.

Stojanoski, B., Benoit, A., van den Berg, N., Ray, L., Owen, A.M., Zandi, A., Quddus, A., Comeau, F.J.E. & Fogel, S. (2018). Sustained vigilance is negatively affected by mild and acute sleep loss reflected by reduced capacity for decision making, motor preparation, and execution. Sleep, zsy200.

Fogel, S. Ray, L., Sergeeva, V., De Koninck, J. & Owen. A.M. (2018). A novel approach to dream content analysis reveals links between learning-related dream incorporation and cognitive abilities. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 1398.

Laventure, S., Pinsard, B., Lungu, O., Carrier, J., Fogel, S., Benali, H., Lina., J.M., Boutin, A. & Doyon, J. (2018). Beyond spindles: interactions between sleep spindles and boundary frequencies during cued reactivation of motor memory representations. Sleep, zsy142.

Viczko, J., Sergeeva, V., Ray, L.B., Owen, A.M. & Fogel, S. (2018). Does sleep facilitate the consolidation of allocentric or egocentric representations of implicitly learned visual-motor sequence learning? Learning & Memory, 25(2), 67-77.

Boutin, A., Pinsard, B., Boré, A., Carrier, J., Fogel, S. & Doyon, J. (2018). Transient synchronization of hippocampo-striato-thalamo-cortical networks during sleep spindle oscillations induces motor memory consolidation. Neuroimage, 169, 419-430.

Tavakoli, P., Boafo, A., Dale, A., Robillard, R., Greenham, S. L., & Campbell, K. (2018). Event-related Potential measures of attention capture in adolescent inpatients with acute suicidal behavior. Frontiers in psychiatry9, 85.

Robillard, R., Carpenter, J., Rogers, N., Fares, S., Grieson, A., Hermens, D. F., Naismith, S. L., Mullin, S. J., Feilds, K., Glozier, N., Scott, E.M., Hickie, I. B. (2018). Circadian rhythms and psychiatric profiles in young adults with unipolar depressive disorders. Translational Psychiatry, 8(1), 213.

Robillard, R., Carpenter, J., Hannon, A., White, D., Hermens, D. F., Naismith, S. L., Feilds, K., Withwell, B., Southan, J., Gray, M., Rees, W., Oxley, C., Bartlett, D., Glozier, N., Scott, E., Hickie, I. (2018). Parallel Changes in Mood and Melatonin Rhythm Following an Adjunctive Multimodal Chronobiological Intervention with Agomelatine in People with Depression; a Proof of Concept Open Label Study. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 9, 624.


Nixon, A., Robidoux, R., Dale, A., De Koninck, J. (2017). Pre-Sleep and Post-Sleep Mood as a Complementary Evaluation of Emotionally Impactful Dreams, International Journal of Dream Research, Volume 10, 141.150

Gosselin, D., De Koninck, J., Campbell, K. (2017). Novel measures to assess the effects of partial sleep deprivation on sensory, working, and permanent memory, Frontiers in Psychology, Volume 8, Issue 1607

Dale, A., Lafrenière, A., De Koninck, J. (2017). Dream content of Canadian males from adolescence to old age: An exploration of ontogenetic patterns, Consciousness and Cognition, Volume 49, 145-156

Sergeeva, V., Viczko, J., Ray, L., Owen, A.M. & Fogel, S. (2017). Sleep-dependent motor sequence memory consolidation in individuals with periodic limb movements. Sleep Medicine, 40, 23-32.

Gabitov, E., Boutin, A., Pinsard, B., Censor, N., Fogel, S., Albouy, G., King, B.K., Benali, H., Carrier, J., Cohen, L.G., Karni, A., & Doyon J. (2017). Re-stepping into the same river: competition problem rather than a reconsolidation failure in an established motor skill. Scientific Reports, 7:9406.

Vahdat, S., Fogel, S., Benali, H. & Doyon, J. (2017). Network-wide reorganization of procedural memory during non-REM sleep revealed by fMRI. eLife, 6:e24987.

Zandi, A.S., Quddus, A., Comeau, F.J.E. & Fogel, S. (2017). Non-Intrusive Monitoring of Drowsiness Using Eye Movement and Blinking. Canadian Multidisciplinary Road Safety. XXVII(94).

Fogel, S., Albouy, G., King, B., Vien, C., Karni, A., Benali, H., Maquet, P., Carrier, J. & Doyon, J. (2017). Reactivation or transformation? Motor memory consolidation associated with cerebral activation time-locked to sleep spindles. PLOS One. 12(4): e0174755.

Fogel, S., Benali, H., Carrier, J. & Doyon, J. (2017). Sleep spindles: a physiological marker of age- related changes in gray matter in brain regions supporting motor skill memory consolidation. Neurobiology of Aging, 49, 154-164.

Fang, L, Sergeeva, V., Owen, A. & Fogel, S. (2017). Sleep spindles and intellectual ability: epiphenomenon or directly related? Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 29(1), 167-182.

King, B.R., Saucier, P., Albouy, G., Fogel, S. & Doyon, J. (2017). Cerebral Activation During Initial Motor Learning Forecasts Subsequent Sleep-Facilitated Memory Consolidation in Older Adults. Cerebral Cortex, 27(2): 1588-1601.

Nixon, A., Huynh, C., Godbout, R. and Robillard, R. (2017). Sleep and cardiovascular dysfunctions in bipolar disorder. Current Sleep Medicine Reports, 1-11.

Robillard, R., Lagopoulos, J., Hermens, D. F., Naismith, S. L., Rogers, N. L., White, D., Feilds, K., Scott, E. M., Hickie, I. B. (2017). Lower in-vivo myo-inositol in the anterior cingulated cortex correlates with delayed melatonin rhythms and sleep initiation difficulties in young persons with affective disorders. Frontiers Neuroscience, 11.

Carpenter, J. S., Robillard, R., Hermens, D.F., Naismith, S.L., Gordon, C., Scott, E.M., & Hickie, I.B. (2017). Sleep-wake profiles and circadian rhythms of core temperature and melatonin in young people with affective disorders Journal of Psychiatric Research, 94, 131-138.


Vien, C., Boré, A., Lungu, O., Benali, H., Carrier, C., Fogel, S., & Doyon, J. (2016). Age-Related White Matter Correlates of Motor Sequence Learning and Consolidation. Neurobiology of Aging.

Laventure, S., Fogel, S., Albouy, G., Lungu, O., Vien, C., Sevigny-Dupont, J. Carrier, J. & Doyon, J. (in press). Evidence of a causal role of stage 2 sleep in motor memory consolidation. PLOS Biology, 14(3):e1002429.

Peigneux, P., Fogel, S. & Smith, C. (2016). Memory processing in relation to sleep. In M. H. Kryger, T. Roth, & W. C. Dement (Eds.), Principles and practice of sleep medicine. W. B. Saunders.

Gosselin, D., Campbell, K., & De Koninck, J. (2016). Towards a Novel Measure to Determine Improvement of Cognitive Functioning Following Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia. Journal of Sleep Disorders and Therapy, 5(5).

Dale A., Lortie-Lussier, M., Wong C., & De Koninck J. (2016). Dreams of Canadian Students: Norms, Gender Differences, and Comparison with Americans. Journal of Cross Cultural Psychology.

Wong C., Amini, R., & De Koninck, J. (2016). Automatic gender detection of dream reports: A promising approach. Consciousness and Cognition, 44, 20-28.

Bradshaw, S., Lafrenière, A., Amini, R., & De Koninck, J. (2016). Threats in Dreams, Emotions and the Severity of Threatening Experiences in Waking. International Journal of Dream Research.

Wittmann, L., Zander, J., & Dale, A. L. (2016). Das Traumgenerierungsmodell von Ulrich Moser und Ilka von Zeppelin. Forum der Psychoanalyse, 32(1), 39-51.

Robillard, R. and Boafo, A. (2016). Etiopathology and neurobiology of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD): Focus on biological rhythms and chronotherapy. ChronoPhysiology and Therapy, 6, 29.

Robillard, R., Hermens, D., Lee, R. S., Jones, A., White, D., Naismith, S. L., Carpenter, J.,  Southan, J., Whitwell, B., Scott, E., Hickie, I. (2016). Sleep-wake profiles predict longitudinal changes in manic symptoms and memory in young people with mood disorders. Journal of Sleep Research, 25(5): 549.

Banihashemi, N., Robillard, R.., Yang, J., Carpenter, J. S., Hermens, D. F., Naismith, S. L., Terpening, Z., White, D., Scott, E. M., Hickie, I. B. (2016). Quantifying the effect of body mass index, age, and depression severity on 24-hour activity patterns in persons with a lifetime history of affective disorders. BMC Psychiatry, 16(1) : 317.

Robillard, R., Oxley, C., Hermens, D., White, D., Wallis, R., Naismith, S., Whitwell, B., Southan, J., Scott, E. and Hickie, I. B. (2016). The relative contributions of psychiatric symptoms and psychotropic medications on the sleep-wake profile of young persons with anxiety, depression and bipolar disorders. Psychiatry Research, 243: 403.

Carpenter, J., Abelmann, A., Hatton, S. N., Robillard, R., Hermens, D., Bennett, M. R., Lagopoulos, J., Hickie, I. B. (2016). Pineal volume and evening melatonin in young people with affective disorders. Brain Imaging and Behavior, 1-10.


Albouy, A., Fogel, S., King, B., Laventure, S., Benali, H., Karni, A., Carrier, J., Robertson, E. & Doyon, J. (2015). Maintaining vs. Enhancing Motor Sequence Memories: Respective Roles of Striatal and Hippocampal Systems. Neuroimage, 108, 423-434.

Fogel, S., Ray, L., Binnie, L., & Owen, A.M. (2015). How to become an expert: A new perspective on the role of sleep in the mastery of procedural skills. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 125, 236-248.

Ray, L., Sockeel, S., Bore, A., Soon, M., Stojanoski, B., Cusack, R., Owen, A., Doyon, J. & Fogel, S. (2015). Expert and crowd-sourced validation of an individualized sleep spindle detection method employing complex demodulation and individualized normalization. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 9(507), 1-16.

Dale, A., Lortie-Lussier, M., & De Koninck, J. (2015). Ontogenetic patterns in the dreams of women across the lifespan. Consciousness and Cognition, 37, 214-224.

Biard, K., Douglass, A., Robillard, R., & De Koninck, J. (2015). A pilot study of 5-HT1A receptor genotypes and REM sleep sensitivity to serotonergic/cholinergic imbalance in humans: A pharmacological model of depression. Nature and Science of Sleep, 8, 1-8.

Pérusse, A.D., Pedneault-Drolet, M., De Koninck, J., & Bastien, C. (2015). REM dream activity of insomnia sufferes: A systematic comparison with good sleepers. Sleep Medicine, 17, 1-15.

Biard K., Douglass, A., & De Koninck, J. (2015). The effects of galantamine and buspirone on sleep structure: Implications for understanding sleep abnormalities in major depression. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 29, 1011-1111.

Perusse, A.D., De Koninck, J., & Bastien, C. (2015). Insomnia sufferers can tolerate laboratory REM sleep dream collection which may improve their sleep perception. International Journal of Dream Research, 8(1), 54-57.

Miller, N. J., DeCicco, T. L., Dale, A. L., & Murkar, A. (2015). Assessing the effect of meditation on dream imagery, depression, and anxiety. International Journal of Dream Research, 8(2), 99-104.

Dale, A. L., Miller, M., DeCicco, T., & Tavakoli, P. (2015). Predictive value of the dreams of Canadian soldiers. Dreaming, 25(3), 220-231.

Robillard, R., Hermens, D., Naismith, S., White, D., Rogers, N., Ip, T., Mullin, S., Alvares, G., Guastella, A., Smith, K., Rong, Y., Withwell, B., Southan, J., Scott, E., Hickie, I. (2015). Ambulatory sleep-wake patterns and variability in young people with emerging mental disorders. Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience. 40(1).

Robillard, R., Bouchard, M., Cartier, A., Nicolau, L., Carrier, J. (2015). Sleep is more sensitive to high doses of caffeine in the middle years of life. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 29(6).

Lee, R., Hermens, D., Naismith, S., Lagopoulos, J., Jones, A., Scott, J., Chitty, K., White, D., Robillard, R., Scott, E., Hickie, I. (2015) Neuropsychological and functional outcomes in recent-onset major depression, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia-spectrum disorders: a longitudinal cohort study. Translational psychiatry, 5(4).

Carpenter, J., Robillard, R., Lee, R., Hermens, D., Naismith, S., White, D., Whitwell, B., Scott, E., Hickie, I. (2015). The Relationship between Sleep-Wake Cycle and Cognitive Functioning in Young People with Affective Disorders. PLOS ONE, 10(4).

Carpenter, J., Robillard, R., Hickie, I. (2015). Variations in the sleep-wake cycle from childhood to adulthood. ChronoPhysiology and Therapy, 5.

Biddle, D., Robillard, R., Hermens, D., Hickie, I.B., Glozier, N. (2015). Accuracy of self-reported sleep parameters compared to actigraphy in young people with mental disorders. Sleep Health: Journal of the National Sleep Foundation, 1.

Fares, S., Hermens, D.F., Naismith, S.L., White, D., Hickie, I.B., Robillard, R. (2015). Clinical correlates of chronotypes in young persons with mental disorders. Chronobiology International, 32(9).


Martinu, K., Nagano-Saito, A., Fogel, S., Monchi, O. (2014). Levodopa, non-dominant hand movements and symptom asymmetry in Parkinson’s disease. Plos One, e111600.

Peters, K., Fogel, S., Ray, L., & Smith, C. (2014). Age Differences in the Variability and Distribution of Sleep Spindle and Rapid Eye Movement Densities. PlosOne, e91047.

Fogel, S., Albouy, G., Vien, C., Popovicci, R., King, B., Hoge, R., Jbabdi, S., Benali, H., Karni, A., Maquet, P., Carrier, J. & Doyon, J. (in press). Sleep spindles modulate memory consolidation in young but not older adults. Human Brain Mapping, 35(8):3625-45.

Razavi, A.H., Matwin, S., Amini, R., & De Koninck, J. (2014). Dream Sentiment Analysis Using Second Order Soft-Occurences and Time Course Representations. Journal of Intelligent Information Systems, 42(3), 393-413.

Dale, A.L., Murkar, A., Miller, J., & Black, J. (2014). Comparing the effects of real versus simulated violence and threat on dream imagery. Cyberpsychology, Behaviour, and Social Networking, 17(8), 531-546.

Murkar, A., Smith, C., Dale, A., & Miller, J. (2014). A neurocognitive model of sleep mentation and memory. International Journal of Dream Research, 7, 85-89.

Murkar, A., Smith, C., Dale, A., & Miller, J. (2014). Does REM mentation reflect emotional memory? Assessing dreams with a modified Emotional Stroop Task. International Journal of Dream Research, 7, 72-75.

Robillard, R., Naismith, S.L., Smith, K., Rogers, N.L., White, D., Terpening, Z., Ip, T. K. C., Hermens, D. F., Whitwell, B., Scott, E., Hickie, I.B. (2014). Sleep-Wake Cycle in Young and Older Persons with a Lifetime History of Mood Disorders. PLoS ONE, 9(2).

Robillard, R.*, Scott, E.*, Hermens, D., Naismith, S., Rogers, N., Ip, T., White, D., Guastella, A., Whitwell, B., Smith, K.L., Hickie, I. (2014). Dysregulated sleep-wake cycles in young people are associated with emerging stages of major mental disorders. Early Intervention in Psychiatry, doi: 10.1111/eip.12143 (*shared first authorship)

Naismith, S., Lagopoulos, J., Hermens, D., White, D., Duffy, S., Robilliard, R., Scott, E., Hickie, I. (2014). Delayed circadian phase is linked to glutamatergic functions in young people with affective disorders: A proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy study. BMC Psychiatry 14(1).


King, B., Fogel, S., Albouy, G. & Doyon, J. (2013). Neural correlates of the age-related changes in motor sequence learning and motor adaptation in older adults. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7(142), 1-13.

Albouy, G., Pottiez, H., Nguyen, V., Fogel, S., Ray, L., Carrier, J., Robertson, E. & Doyon, J. (2013). Daytime Sleep enhances consolidation of the spatial but not motoric representation of motor sequence memory, PlosOne, 8(1), 1-13.

Barakat, M., Carrier, J., Debas, K., Lungu, O., Vandewalle, G., Fogel, S., Bellec, P., Karni, A., Ungerleider, L., Habib B., & Julien D. (2013). Sleep spindles predict neural and behavioral changes in motor sequence consolidation. Human Brain Mapping, 34(11), 2918-2928.

Dale, A.L. & DeCicco, T.L. (2013). Examining The Storytelling Method with Canadian
soldiers. Imagination, Cognition, and Personality, 33, 369-383.

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