(*Denotes student or trainee author)

Book Chapters, Book Reviews, and Consensus Statements

Global Council on Brain Health. “Music on Our Minds: The Rich Potential of Music to Promote Brain Health and Wellbeing.”

Available at, 2020.

Global Council on Brain Health.  “The Brain-Heart Connection: GCBH Recommendations to Manage Cardiovascular Risks to Brain Health.”  Available at, 2020.


“The Things They Carry: Advancing Trauma-Informed Responses to Elder Abuse.”  White paper produced from the Elder Abuse and Trauma Symposium hosted by the NYCEAC and The Weinberg Center for Elder Justice.  New York, 2020.

Global Council on Brain Health.  “The Real Deal on Brain Health Supplements: GCBH Recommendations on Vitamins, Minerals, and Other Dietary Supplements.”  Available at, 2019.

Han, S.D., Olsen, B.J., & Mosqueda, L.A.  Screening for elder abuse in neuropsychological examinations. Handbook on the Neuropsychology of Aging and Dementia (2nd edition).  Springer-Verlag, New York, 2019.

Global Council on Brain Health.  “Brain Health and Mental Well-Being: GCBH Recommendations on Feeling Good and Functioning Well.”  Available at, 2018.

Global Council on Brain Health.  “Brain Food: GCBH Recommendations on Nourishing Your Brain Health.”  Available at, 2018.

Han, S.D.  Sure steps: Review of “Seven Steps to Managing Your Memory: What’s Normal, What’s Not, and What to Do About It” by Andrew E. Budson and Maureen K. O’Connor.  Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology.  33:934-935, 2018.

Barnes, L. L., & Han, S. D.  Neuropsychology of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders. In G. E. Smith & S. T. Farias (Eds.), APA handbooks in psychology series.  APA handbook of dementia (pp. 343-354).  Washington, DC, US: American Psychological Association, 2018.

Global Council on Brain Health.  “Engage Your Brain: GCBH Recommendations on Cognitively Stimulating Activities.”  Available at, 2017.

Global Council on Brain Health.  “The Brain and Social Connectedness: GCBH Recommendations on Social Engagement and Brain Health.”  Available at, 2017.

Global Council on Brain Health.  “The Brain-Sleep Connection: GCBH Recommendations on Sleep and Brain Health.”  Available at, 2017.

Global Council on Brain Health.  “The Brain-Body Connection: GCBH Recommendations on Physical Activity and Brain Health.”  Available at, 2016.

Guidotti Breting, L.M.*, Tuminello, E.R.*, & Han, S.D.  Functional neuroimaging studies in normal aging.  Current Topics in Behavioral Neuroscience: Behavioral Neurobiology of Aging.  Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, 2012.


Han, S.D., Delis, D.C., & Holdnack, J.A.  Extending the WISC-IV: Executive Functioning.  WISC-IV: Clinical Assessment and Intervention.  pp. 497-512, 2008.

Refereed Case Reports, Letters, and Editorials

Han, S.D., & Mosqueda, L.  (2020).  Elder abuse in the COVID-19 era.  Journal of the American Geriatrics Society​, 68, 1386-1387 link

Weissberger, G.H.*, Gibson, K., Nguyen, C.P., & Han, S.D.  (2020).  Neuropsychological Case Report of MCI Reversion at One-Year Follow-Up. Applied Neuropsychology: Adult, 27, 284-293.  link

Han, S.D., & Shinotoh, H.  (2019).  The search for meaning in preclinical Alzheimer disease clinical trials.  Neurology, 93, 139-140 link

Lachs, M.S., & Han, S.D.  (2015).  Age associated financial vulnerability: an emerging public health issue. Annals of Internal Medicine, 163, 877-878.

Ruppert, P.*, Edmonds, E.C.*, Brook, M.*, Musil, S., & Han, S.D.  (2012).  Neuropsychological assessment in a case of adult-onset hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH). The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 26, 1038-1052.  link

Han, S.D., Nestor, P.G., & Wible, C.G.  (2006).  fMRI of lexical-semantic priming in a chronic schizophrenia patient. Applied Neuropsychology, 13, 51-57.  link

Refereed Journal Articles Under Review

Nguyen, A.L., Mosqueda, L., Windisch, N., Weissberger, G., Axelrod, J., Han, S.D.  Perceived causes, context, and consequences of financial exploitation: Narratives from older adults.

Yu, L., Mottola, G., Barnes, L.L., Han, S.D., Wilson, R.S., Bennet, D.A., & Boyle, P.A.  Correlates of susceptibility to scams in community-dwelling older Blacks.

Lamar, M., Fleischman, D., Leurgans, S., Aggarwal, N., Kim, N., Poole, V., Han, S.D., Arfanakis, K., & Barnes, L.L.  Relationship of cardiovascular & brain health with change in cognition in Black adults.

Martinez, A., Weissberger, G.*, He, X., Parekh, T., Rawat, V., King, S.M., Harrington, M., Sweeney, M., Wang, X., Zlokovic, B., Joe, E., Nation, D., Schneider, L.S., Chui, H.C., Krauss, R.N., Han, S.D., & Yassine, H.N.  Smaller HDL particles in cerebrospinal fluid associate with lower cerebral amyloidosis and greater performance on cognitive measures.

Kim, N., Arfanakis, K., Leurgans, S.E., Fleischman, D.A., Han, S.D., Aggarwal, N.T., Lamar, M., Yu, L., Bennett, D.A., & Barnes, L.L.  Meta-analysis of white matter hyperintensity volumes from multiple MRI scanners.

Weissberger, G.H.*, Han, S.D., Yu, L., Barnes, L.L., Lamar, M., Bennett, D.A., & Boyle, P.A.  Impact of early life socioeconomic status on decision making in non-demented older adults.

Refereed Journal Articles In Press

Han, S.D., Lamar, M., Fleischman, D., Kim, N., Bennett, D.A., Lewis, T.T., Arfanakis, K., & Barnes, L.L.  Self-reported experiences of discrimination in older Black adults are associated with insula functional connectivity.  Brain Imaging and Behavior.  [Epub ahead of print]  link


Weissberger, G.H., Mosqueda, L., Nguyen, A.L., Axelrod, J., Nguyen, C.P., Boyle, P.A., Spreng, N., & Han, S.D.  Functional connectivity correlates of perceived financial exploitation in older adults.  Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience.

Axelrod, J., Mosqueda, L., Weissberger, G.H., Nguyen, A.L., Boyle, P.A., Parunakian, E., & Han, S.D.  Frailty and perceived financial exploitation: Findings from the Finance, Cognition, and Health in Elders Study.  Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine.

Lichtenberg, P.A., Paulson, D., & Han, S.D.  (2020).  Examining health and wealth correlates of perceived financial vulnerability: A normative study.  Innovation in Aging, 4, 1-10.

Lamar, M., Arfanakis, K., Yu, L., Zhang, S., Han, S.D., Fleischman, D.A., Bennett, D.A., & Boyle, P.A.  (2020).  White matter correlates of scam susceptibility in community-dwelling older adults.  Brain Imaging and Behavior, 14, 1521-1530.  link

Weissberger, G.H.*, Goodman, M.C.*, Mosqueda, L., Schoen, J., Wilber, K., Gassoumis, Z. D., Nguyen, C. P., & Han, S.D.  Elder abuse characteristics based on calls to the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA) Helpline.  Journal of Applied Gerontology, 39, 1078-1087.  link

Han, S.D., Barnes, L.L., Leurgans, S., Yu, L., Bennett, D.A., & Boyle, P.A.  Literacy mediates racial differences in financial and healthcare decision making.  Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 68, 1279-1285.  link

Weissberger, G.H.*, Mosqueda, L., Nguyen, A.L., Samek, A., Boyle, P.A., Nguyen, C.P., & Han, S.D.  (2020).  Physical and mental health correlates of perceived financial exploitation in older adults: Preliminary findings from the Finance, Cognition, and Health in Elders Study (FINCHES).  Aging and Mental Health, 24, 740-746.  link

Blanken, A.E., Jang, J.Y., Ho, J.K., Edmonds, E.C., Han, S.D., Bangen, K.J., & Nation, D.A.  (2020).  Distilling heterogeneity of mild cognitive impairment in the National Alzheimer Coordinating Center database using latent profile analysis.  JAMA Network Open, 3 link

Contreas, J.A., Aslanyan, V., Sweeney, M.D., Sanders, L.M.J., Sagare, A.P., Zlokovic, B.V., Toga, A.W., Han, S.D., Morris, J.C., Fagan, A., Massoumzadeh, P., Benzinger, T., & Pa, J.  (2020).  Functional connectivity among brain regions affected in Alzheimer’s Disease is associated with CSF TNF-alpha in APOE4 carriers.  Neurobiology of Aging, 86, 112-122.  link


Weissberger, G.H.*, Han, S.D., Yu, L., Barnes, L.L., Bennett, D.A., & Boyle, P.A.  (2019).  Financial and health literacy discrepancies with cognition in older adults.  Neuropsychology, 33, 975-985.  link


Nation, D.A., Ho, J.K., Dutt, S.*, Han, S.D., Lai, H.C., for the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative.  (2019).  Neuropsychological decline improves prediction of dementia beyond AD biomarker and MCI diagnoses.  Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 69, 1171-1182.  link

Meyer, K.*, Yonashiro Cho, J., Gassoumis, Z.D., Mosqueda, L., Han, S.D., & Wilber, K.  (2019).  What can elder mistreatment researchers learn about primary prevention from family violence intervention models?  The Gerontologist, 59, 601-609.  link


Stewart, C.C., Boyle, P.A., James, B.D., Yu, L., Han, S.D., & Bennett, D.A.  (2018).  Associations of APOE ε4 with health and financial literacy among community-based older adults without dementia.  Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 73, 778-786.  link

Han, S.D., Arfanakis, K., Fleischman, D.A., Yu, L., Bennett, D.A., & Boyle, P.A.  (2018).  White matter correlates of temporal discounting in older adults.  Brain Structure and Function, 223, 3653-3663.  link

Yu, L., Wilson, R.S., Han, S.D., Leurgans, S., Bennett, D.A., & Boyle, P.A.  (2018).  Decline in literacy and incident AD dementia among community dwelling older persons.  Journal of Aging and Health, 30, 1389-1405. link

Weissberger, G.H.*, Nation D.A., Nguyen, C.P., Bondi, M.W., & Han, S.D.  (2018).  Meta-analysis of cognitive ability differences by apolipoprotein E genotype in young humans.  Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 94, 49-58.  link

Nguyen, A.L., McNeil, C.J., Han, S.D., & Rhodes, S.D.  (2018).  Risk and protective factors for health-related quality of life among persons aging with HIV.  AIDS Care, 30(4), 518-522.  link

Jurick, S.M., Weissberger, G.H., Clark, L.R., Wierenga, C.E., Chang, Y.-L., Scheihser, D.M., Han, S.D., Jak, A.J., Dev, S.I., & Bondi, M.W.  (2018).  Faulty adaptation to repeated face-name associative pairs in mild cognitive impairment is predictive of cognitive decline.  Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 33, 168-183.  link


Han, S.D., Nguyen, C.P.*, Stricker, N.H., & Nation, D.A.  (2017).  Detectable neuropsychological differences in early preclinical Alzheimer's Disease: a meta-analysis.  Neuropsychology Review, 27(4), 305-325.  link

Han, S.D., Adeyemi, O., Wilson, R.S., Leurgans, S., Jimenez, A., Ouellet, L., Shah, R., Landay, A., Bennett, D.A., & Barnes, L.L.  (2017).  Loneliness in older Black adults with HIV is associated with poorer cognition.  Gerontology, 63(3), 253-262.  link



Han, S.D., Boyle, P.A., Yu, L., Arfanakis, K., James, B.D., Fleischman, D.A., & Bennett, D.A.  (2016).  Grey matter correlates of susceptibility to scam in community-dwelling older adults.  Brain Imaging and Behavior, 10(2), 524-532.  link

Han, S.D., Boyle, P.A., Arfanakis, K., Fleischman, D.A., Yu, L., James, B.D., & Bennett, D.A.  (2016).  Financial literacy is associated with white matter integrity in old age.  NeuroImage, 130, 223-229.  link


Han, S.D., Boyle, P.A., James, B.D., Yu, L., Barnes, L.L., & Bennett, D.A.  (2016).  Discrepancies between cognition and decision making in older adults.  Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, 28, 99-108.  link


Han, S.D., Boyle, P.A., James, B.D., Yu, L., & Bennett, D.A.  (2016).  Mild cognitive impairment and susceptibility to scams in old age.  Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 49, 845-851.  link




Lachs, M.S., & Han, S.D.  (2015).  Age associated financial vulnerability: an emerging public health issue.  Annals of Internal Medicine, 163(11), 877-878.  link


Nation, D.A., Bangen, K.J., Edmonds, E.C., Delano-Wood, L., Scanlon, B.K., Han, S.D., Edland, S.D., Salmon, D.P., Galasko, D.R., & Bondi, M.W.  (2015).  Pulse pressure in relation to tau-mediated neurodegeneration, cerebral amyloidosis, and progression to dementia in the very-old.  JAMA Neurology, 72, 546-553.  link


Han, S.D., Boyle, P.A., James, B.D., Yu, L., & Bennett, D.A.  (2015).  Mild cognitive impairment is associated with poorer decision making in community-based older persons.  Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 63, 676-683.  link


Han, S.D., Boyle, P.A., James, B.D., Yu, L., & Bennett, D.A.  (2015).  Poorer financial and health literacy among community-dwelling older adults with mild cognitive impairment.  Journal of Health and Aging, 27, 1105-1117.  link


James, B.D., Boyle, P.A., Yu, L., Han, S.D., & Bennett, D.A.  (2015).  Cognitive decline is associated with risk aversion and temporal discounting in older adults without dementia.  Plos One.  DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0121900. link




Fleischman, D.A., Leurgans, S., Arfanakis, K., Arvanitakis, Z., Barnes, L.L., Boyle, P.A., Han, S.D., & Bennett, D.A.  (2014).  Gray-matter macrostructure in older persons without cognitive impairment: Associations with age and cognition.  Brain Structure and Function, 219, 2029-2049.  link


Han, S.D., Boyle, P.A., Yu, L., Fleischman, D.A., Arfanakis, K., Leurgans, S., & Bennett, D.A.  (2014).  Financial literacy is associated with medial brain region functional connectivity in old age.  Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 59, 429‐438.  link




Han, S.D., Boyle, P.A., Yu, L., Fleischman, D.A., Arfanakis, K., & Bennett, D.A.  (2013).  Ventromedial PFC, parahippocampal, and cerebellar connectivity are associated with temporal discounting in old age.  Experimental Gerontology, 48, 1489‐1498.  link


Fleischman, D.A., Yu. L., Arfanakis, K., Han, S.D., Barnes, L.L., Arvanitakis, Z., Boyle, P.A., & Bennett, D.A.  (2013).  Faster cognitive decline in the year prior to MR imaging is associated with smaller hippocampal volumes in cognitively healthy older persons.  Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 5, 21.  link


Han, S.D., Buchman, A.S., Arfanakis, K., Fleischman, D.A., & Bennett, D.A.  (2013).  Functional connectivity networks associated with chronic musculoskeletal pain in old age.  International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 28(8), 858‐867.  link


Wingo, J.M.*, Kalkut, E.J.*, Tuminello, E.R.*, Asconape, J.*, & Han, S.D.  (2013).  Executive functions, depressive symptoms, and college adjustment in women.  Applied Neuropsychology: Adult, 20(2), 136‐144.  link




Ruppert, P.*, Edmonds, E.C.*, Brook, M.*, Musil, S., & Han, S.D.  (2012).  Neuropsychological assessment in a case of adult-­‐onset hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH).  The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 26(12), 1038‐1052.  link


Han, S.D., Gruhl, J.C., Beckett, L., Dodge, H.H., Stricker, N.H., Farias, S., & Mungas, D.  (2012).  Beta amyloid, tau, neuroimaging, and cognition: Sequence modeling of biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease.  Brain Imaging and Behavior. 6, 610‐620.  link


Stricker, N.H., Dodge, H.H., Dowling, N.M., Han, S.D., Erosheva, E.A., & Jagust, W.J.  (2012).  CSF biomarker associations with change in hippocampal volume and precuneus thickness: implications for the Alzheimer’s pathological cascade.  Brain Imaging and Behavior, 6, 599‐609.  link


Han, S.D., Boyle, P.A., Arfanakis, K., Fleischman, D., Yu, L., Edmonds, E.C.*, & Bennett, D.A.  (2012).  Neural intrinsic connectivity networks associated with risk aversion in old age.  Behavioural Brain Research, 227, 233‐240.  link


Han, S.D., Arfanakis, K., Fleischman, D., Leurgans, S., Tuminello, E.R.*, Edmonds, E.C.*, & Bennett, D.A.  (2012).  Functional connectivity variations in mild cognitive impairment: Associations with cognitive function.  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 18, 39-48.  link




Schiehser, D.M., Delis, D.C., Filoteo, J.V., Delano‐Wood, L., Han, S.D., Jak, A.J., Drake, A.I., & Bondi, M.W.  (2011).  Are self‐reported symptoms of executive dysfunction associated with objective executive function performance following mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury?  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 33(6), 704‐714.  link


Tuminello, E.R.*, & Han, S.D.  (2011).  The apolipoprotein E antagonistic pleiotropy hypothesis: Review and recommendations.  The International Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, Article ID 726197, 12 pages.  link




Suzuki, H.*, Han, S.D., & Lucas, L.R.  (2010).  Increased 5‐HT1B receptor density in the basolateral amygdala of passive observer rats exposed to aggression.  Brain Research Bulletin, 83, 38‐43.  link

Han, S.D., Suzuki, H.*, Jak, A.J., & Bondi, M.W., Chang, Y.‐L.*, Salmon, D.P., & Bondi, M.W.  (2010).  Hierarchical cognitive and psychosocial predictors of amnestic mild cognitive impairment.  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 16(4), 721‐729.  link


Bangen, K.J.*, Jak, A.J., Schiehser, D.M., Delano‐Wood, L., Tuminello, E.*, Han, S.D., Delis, D.C., & Bondi, M.W.  (2010).  Complex activities of daily living vary by mild cognitive impairment subtype.  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 16(4), 630‐639.  link


Suzuki, H.*, Han, S.D., & Lucas, L.R.  (2010).  Chronic passive exposure to aggression decreases D2 and 5‐HT1B receptor densities.  Physiology & Behavior, 99(5), 562-570.  link


Han, S.D., & Wible, C.G.  (2010).  Neuroimaging of semantic processing in schizophrenia: A parametric priming approach.  International Journal of Psychophysiology, 75(2), 100‐106.  link




Han, S.D., Bangen, K.*, & Bondi, M.W.  (2009).  Functional magnetic resonance imaging of compensatory neural recruitment in aging and risk for Alzheimer’s Disease: Review and recommendations.  Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders, 27(1), 1-10.  link

Schiehser, D.M., Han, S.D., Lessig, S.*, Song, D.D., Zizak, V., & Filoteo, J.V.  (2009).  Predictors of health status in nondepressed and nondemented individuals with Parkinson’s disease.  Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 24(7), 699‐709.  link


Kalkut, E.J.*, Han, S.D., Lansing, A.E., Holdnack, J.A., & Delis, D.C.  (2009).  Development of set‐shifting ability from late childhood through early adulthood.  Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 24(6), 565‐574.  link


Han, S.D., Suzuki, H.*, Drake, A.I., Cessante, L.M., Jak, A.J., Houston, W.S., & Bondi, M.W.  (2009).  Clinical, cognitive, and genetic predictors of change in job status following traumatic brain injury in a military population.  Journal of Head Trauma and Rehabilitation, 24(1), 57‐64.  link



Han, S.D., & Bondi, M.W.  (2008).  Revision of the apoliproprotein E compensatory mechanism recruitment hypothesis.  Alzheimer’s and Dementia, 4(4), 251‐254.  link




Han, S.D., Drake, A.I., Cessante, L.M., Jak, A.J., Houston, W.S., Delis, D.C., Huynh, D.V.*, Filoteo, J.V., & Bondi, M.W.  (2007).  Apolipoprotein E and traumatic brain injury in a U.S. military population: Evidence of a neuropsychological compensatory mechanism?  Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry, 78, 1103‐1108.  link


Delis, D.C., Lansing, A., Houston, W.S., Wetter, S., Han, S.D., Jacobsen, M., Holdnack, J., & Kramer, J.  (2007).  Creativity lost: The importance of testing higher‐level executive functions in school‐aged children.  Journal of Psychoeducational Assessment, 25, 29‐40.  link


Han, S.D., Nestor, P.G., Hale-Spencer, M.*, Cohen, A., Niznikiewicz, M., McCarley, R.W., & Wible, C.G.  (2007).  Functional neuroimaging of word priming in males with chronic schizophrenia.  Neuroimage, 35, 273-282.  link


Han, S.D., Houston, W.S., Jak, A.J., Eyler, L.T., Nagel, B.J., Fleisher, A.S., Brown, G.G., Corey-Bloom, J., Salmon, D.P., Thal, L.J., & Bondi, M.W.  (2007).  Verbal paired-associate learning by APOE genotype in nondemented adults: fMRI evidence of a right hemispheric compensatory response.  Neurobiology of Aging, 28(2), 238‐247.  link


2006 and earlier


Wible, C.G., Han, S.D., Spencer, M.H.*, Kubicki, M., Niznikiewicz, M.H., Jolesz, F.A., McCarley, R.W., & Nestor, G.  (2006).  Connectivity among semantic associates: An fMRI study of semantic priming.  Brain and Language, 97(3), 294‐305.  link


Han, S.D., Nestor, P.G., & Wible, C.G.  (2006).  fMRI of lexical-semantic priming in a chronic schizophrenia patient.  Applied Neuropsychology, 13(1), 51‐57.  link


Han, S.D., Nestor, P.G., Shenton, M.E., Niznikiewicz, M., Hannah, G.*, & McCarley, R.  (2003).  Associative memory in chronic schizophrenia: A computational model.  Schizophrenia Research, 61(2‐3), 255‐263.  link


Nestor, P.G., Han, S.D., Niznikiewicz, M., Salisbury, D., Spencer, K., Shenton, M.E., & McCarley, R.W.  (2001).  Semantic disturbance in schizophrenia and its relationship to the cognitive neuroscience of attention.  Biological Psychology, 57, 23-46.  link