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Naomi P Friedman

TitleAsst Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Boulder
DepartmentInstitute for Behav Genetics
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0002-4901-808X Additional info
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    TitleAsst Professor
    InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Boulder

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    R01MH063207     (FRIEDMAN, NAOMI P.)Jun 1, 2001 - Jan 31, 2019
    Neural Substrates of Executive Function: An fMRI Twin Study
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R03MH075814     (FRIEDMAN, NAOMI P.)Jun 1, 2006 - May 31, 2008
    Longitudinal Effects of Sleep Problems on Cognition
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Gustavson DE, Panizzon MS, Franz CE, Friedman NP, Reynolds CA, Jacobson KC, Xian H, Lyons MJ, Kremen WS. Genetic and Environmental Architecture of Executive Functions in Midlife. Neuropsychology. 2017 Aug 31. PMID: 28857599.
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    2. Gustavson DE, Stallings MC, Corley RP, Miyake A, Hewitt JK, Friedman NP. Executive functions and substance use: Relations in late adolescence and early adulthood. J Abnorm Psychol. 2017 Feb; 126(2):257-270. PMID: 28045282.
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    3. Benca CE, Derringer JL, Corley RP, Young SE, Keller MC, Hewitt JK, Friedman NP. Predicting Cognitive Executive Functioning with Polygenic Risk Scores for Psychiatric Disorders. Behav Genet. 2017 Jan; 47(1):11-24. PMID: 27743041.
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    4. Johnson DP, Rhee SH, Friedman NP, Corley RP, Munn-Chernoff MA, Hewitt JK, Whisman MA. A Twin Study Examining Rumination as a Transdiagnostic Correlate of Psychopathology. Clin Psychol Sci. 2016 Nov; 4(6):971-987. PMID: 28111610.
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    5. Friedman NP, Miyake A. Unity and diversity of executive functions: Individual differences as a window on cognitive structure. Cortex. 2017 Jan; 86:186-204. PMID: 27251123.
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    6. Friedman NP. Research on Individual Differences in Executive Functions: Implications for the Bilingual Advantage Hypothesis. Linguist Approaches Biling. 2016; 6(5):535-548. PMID: 28018494.
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    7. Friedman NP, Miyake A, Altamirano LJ, Corley RP, Young SE, Rhea SA, Hewitt JK. Stability and change in executive function abilities from late adolescence to early adulthood: A longitudinal twin study. Dev Psychol. 2016 Feb; 52(2):326-40. PMID: 26619323; PMCID: PMC4821683 [Available on 02/01/17].
    8. Rhee SH, Friedman NP, Corley RP, Hewitt JK, Hink LK, Johnson DP, Smith Watts AK, Young SE, Robinson J, Waldman ID, Zahn-Waxler C. An examination of the developmental propensity model of conduct problems. J Abnorm Psychol. 2016 05; 125(4):550-64. PMID: 26653135; PMCID: PMC4850109 [Available on 05/01/17].
    9. Gustavson DE, Miyake A, Hewitt JK, Friedman NP. Understanding the cognitive and genetic underpinnings of procrastination: Evidence for shared genetic influences with goal management and executive function abilities. J Exp Psychol Gen. 2015 Dec; 144(6):1063-79. PMID: 26389573; PMCID: PMC4658242 [Available on 12/01/16].
    10. Vargas I, Friedman NP, Drake CL. Vulnerability to Stress-Related Sleep Disturbance and Insomnia: Investigating the Link with Comorbid Depressive Symptoms. Transl Issues Psychol Sci. 2015 Mar 01; 1(1):57-66. PMID: 25914895.
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    11. Ito TA, Friedman NP, Bartholow BD, Correll J, Loersch C, Altamirano LJ, Miyake A. Toward a comprehensive understanding of executive cognitive function in implicit racial bias. J Pers Soc Psychol. 2015 Feb; 108(2):187-218. PMID: 25603372; PMCID: PMC4354845.
    12. Reineberg AE, Andrews-Hanna JR, Depue BE, Friedman NP, Banich MT. Resting-state networks predict individual differences in common and specific aspects of executive function. Neuroimage. 2015 Jan 01; 104:69-78. PMID: 25281800; PMCID: PMC4262251.
    13. Herd SA, O'Reilly RC, Hazy TE, Chatham CH, Brant AM, Friedman NP. A neural network model of individual differences in task switching abilities. Neuropsychologia. 2014 Sep; 62:375-89. PMID: 24791709; PMCID: PMC4167201.
    14. Gustavson DE, Miyake A, Hewitt JK, Friedman NP. Genetic relations among procrastination, impulsivity, and goal-management ability: implications for the evolutionary origin of procrastination. Psychol Sci. 2014 Jun; 25(6):1178-88. PMID: 24705635; PMCID: PMC4185275.
    15. Drake CL, Vargas I, Roth T, Friedman NP. Quantitative measures of nocturnal insomnia symptoms predict greater deficits across multiple daytime impairment domains. Behav Sleep Med. 2015; 13(1):73-87. PMID: 24617964; PMCID: PMC4161662.
    16. Johnson DP, Whisman MA, Corley RP, Hewitt JK, Friedman NP. Genetic and environmental influences on rumination and its covariation with depression. Cogn Emot. 2014; 28(7):1270-86. PMID: 24499019; PMCID: PMC4111768.
    17. Smith Watts AK, Patel D, Corley RP, Friedman NP, Hewitt JK, Robinson JL, Rhee SH. Testing alternative hypotheses regarding the association between behavioral inhibition and language development in toddlerhood. Child Dev. 2014 Jul-Aug; 85(4):1569-85. PMID: 24499266; PMCID: PMC4107130.
    18. Smith AK, Rhee SH, Corley RP, Friedman NP, Hewitt JK, Robinson JL. The magnitude of genetic and environmental influences on parental and observational measures of behavioral inhibition and shyness in toddlerhood. Behav Genet. 2012 Sep; 42(5):764-77. PMID: 22806186; PMCID: PMC3443291.
    19. Rhee SH, Friedman NP, Boeldt DL, Corley RP, Hewitt JK, Knafo A, Lahey BB, Robinson J, Van Hulle CA, Waldman ID, Young SE, Zahn-Waxler C. Early concern and disregard for others as predictors of antisocial behavior. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2013 Feb; 54(2):157-66. PMID: 23320806; PMCID: PMC3547395.
    20. Rhee SH, Boeldt DL, Friedman NP, Corley RP, Hewitt JK, Young SE, Knafo A, Robinson J, Waldman ID, Van Hulle CA, Zahn-Waxler C. The role of language in concern and disregard for others in the first years of life. Dev Psychol. 2013 Feb; 49(2):197-214. PMID: 22545842; PMCID: PMC3410981.
    21. Rhee SH, Corley RP, Friedman NP, Hewitt JK, Hink LK, Johnson DP, Robinson J, Smith AK, Young SE. The etiology of observed negative emotionality from 14 to 24?months. Front Genet. 2012; 3:9. PMID: 22303413; PMCID: PMC3270250.
    22. Miyake A, Friedman NP. The Nature and Organization of Individual Differences in Executive Functions: Four General Conclusions. Curr Dir Psychol Sci. 2012 Feb; 21(1):8-14. PMID: 22773897.
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    23. Godinez DA, Friedman NP, Rhee SH, Miyake A, Hewitt JK. Phenotypic and genetic analyses of the Wisconsin Card Sort. Behav Genet. 2012 Mar; 42(2):209-20. PMID: 21952792; PMCID: PMC3392210.
    24. Friedman NP, Miyake A, Robinson JL, Hewitt JK. Developmental trajectories in toddlers' self-restraint predict individual differences in executive functions 14 years later: a behavioral genetic analysis. Dev Psychol. 2011 Sep; 47(5):1410-30. PMID: 21668099; PMCID: PMC3168720.
    25. Drake CL, Friedman NP, Wright KP, Roth T. Sleep reactivity and insomnia: genetic and environmental influences. Sleep. 2011 Sep 01; 34(9):1179-88. PMID: 21886355; PMCID: PMC3157659.
    26. Chatham CH, Herd SA, Brant AM, Hazy TE, Miyake A, O'Reilly R, Friedman NP. From an executive network to executive control: a computational model of the n-back task. J Cogn Neurosci. 2011 Nov; 23(11):3598-619. PMID: 21563882; PMCID: PMC3269304.
    27. Friedman NP, Corley RP, Hewitt JK, Wright KP. Individual differences in childhood sleep problems predict later cognitive executive control. Sleep. 2009 Mar; 32(3):323-33. PMID: 19294952; PMCID: PMC2647786.
    28. Young SE, Friedman NP, Miyake A, Willcutt EG, Corley RP, Haberstick BC, Hewitt JK. Behavioral disinhibition: liability for externalizing spectrum disorders and its genetic and environmental relation to response inhibition across adolescence. J Abnorm Psychol. 2009 Feb; 118(1):117-30. PMID: 19222319; PMCID: PMC2775710.
    29. Friedman NP, Miyake A, Young SE, Defries JC, Corley RP, Hewitt JK. Individual differences in executive functions are almost entirely genetic in origin. J Exp Psychol Gen. 2008 May; 137(2):201-25. PMID: 18473654; PMCID: PMC2762790.
    30. Friedman NP, Haberstick BC, Willcutt EG, Miyake A, Young SE, Corley RP, Hewitt JK. Greater attention problems during childhood predict poorer executive functioning in late adolescence. Psychol Sci. 2007 Oct; 18(10):893-900. PMID: 17894607.
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    31. Timberlake DS, Hopfer CJ, Rhee SH, Friedman NP, Haberstick BC, Lessem JM, Hewitt JK. College attendance and its effect on drinking behaviors in a longitudinal study of adolescents. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2007 Jun; 31(6):1020-30. PMID: 17403064.
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    32. Friedman NP, Miyake A, Corley RP, Young SE, Defries JC, Hewitt JK. Not all executive functions are related to intelligence. Psychol Sci. 2006 Feb; 17(2):172-9. PMID: 16466426.
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    33. Friedman NP, Miyake A. Comparison of four scoring methods for the reading span test. Behav Res Methods. 2005 Nov; 37(4):581-90. PMID: 16629290.
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    34. Friedman NP, Miyake A. The relations among inhibition and interference control functions: a latent-variable analysis. J Exp Psychol Gen. 2004 Mar; 133(1):101-35. PMID: 14979754.
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    35. Miyake A, Friedman NP, Rettinger DA, Shah P, Hegarty M. How are visuospatial working memory, executive functioning, and spatial abilities related? A latent-variable analysis. J Exp Psychol Gen. 2001 Dec; 130(4):621-40. PMID: 11757872.
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    36. Miyake A, Friedman NP, Emerson MJ, Witzki AH, Howerter A, Wager TD. The unity and diversity of executive functions and their contributions to complex "Frontal Lobe" tasks: a latent variable analysis. Cogn Psychol. 2000 Aug; 41(1):49-100. PMID: 10945922.
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    37. Friedman NP, Miyake A. Differential roles for visuospatial and verbal working memory in situation model construction. J Exp Psychol Gen. 2000 Mar; 129(1):61-83. PMID: 10756487.
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    38. Miyake A, Emerson MJ, Friedman NP. Assessment of executive functions in clinical settings: problems and recommendations. Semin Speech Lang. 2000; 21(2):169-83. PMID: 10879548.
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