Publications by authors named "Heather M Conklin"

79Publications

Characterizing Posterior Fossa Syndrome: A Survey of Experts.

Pediatr Neurol 2020 03 29;104:19-22. Epub 2019 Nov 29.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee. Electronic address:

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March 2020

Bedside Antisaccades: A Time-Efficient Method to Assess Cognition.

Pediatr Neurol 2019 08 6;97:74-75. Epub 2019 Apr 6.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee.

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August 2019

Returning research results: caregivers' reactions following computerized cognitive training among childhood cancer survivors.

Neurooncol Pract 2018 Aug 19;5(3):194-200. Epub 2017 Nov 19.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis TN, USA.

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August 2018

Predicting parental distress among children newly diagnosed with craniopharyngioma.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2018 10 22;65(10):e27287. Epub 2018 Jun 22.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee.

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October 2018

Evolution of neurocognitive function in long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated with chemotherapy only.

J Cancer Surviv 2018 06 27;12(3):398-406. Epub 2018 Feb 27.

Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, MS 735, Memphis, TN, 38105, USA.

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June 2018

Parent perspectives and preferences for strategies regarding nonsedated MRI scans in a pediatric oncology population.

Support Care Cancer 2018 Jun 19;26(6):1815-1824. Epub 2017 Dec 19.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, MS740, Memphis, TN, 38105, USA.

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June 2018

Disseminability of computerized cognitive training: Performance across coaches.

Appl Neuropsychol Child 2019 Apr-Jun;8(2):113-122. Epub 2017 Nov 21.

b Department of Psychology , St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , Memphis , Tennessee.

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September 2019

Posterior fossa syndrome and long-term neuropsychological outcomes among children treated for medulloblastoma on a multi-institutional, prospective study.

Neuro Oncol 2017 Nov;19(12):1673-1682

Department of Psychology, Department of Biostatistics, and Department of Oncology, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA; Department of Psychology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Lady Cilento Children's Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA; Department of Pediatric Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA.

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November 2017

Neurocognitive functioning in pediatric craniopharyngioma: performance before treatment with proton therapy.

J Neurooncol 2017 Aug 24;134(1):97-105. Epub 2017 May 24.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Mail Stop 740, Memphis, TN, 38105, USA.

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August 2017

Reply to S. Kaur et al.

J Clin Oncol 2016 Oct;34(30):3708-3709

St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN.

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October 2016

Concordance of parent-, teacher- and self-report ratings on the Conners 3 in adolescent survivors of cancer.

Psychol Assess 2016 09;28(9):1110-8

Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology, Baylor College of Medicine.

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September 2016

Cognitive outcomes among survivors of focal low-grade brainstem tumors diagnosed in childhood.

J Neurooncol 2016 09 16;129(2):311-7. Epub 2016 Jun 16.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Mail Stop #740, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN, 38105, USA.

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September 2016

Feasibility and acceptability of a remotely administered computerized intervention to address cognitive late effects among childhood cancer survivors.

Neurooncol Pract 2015 Jun 13;2(2):78-87. Epub 2015 Mar 13.

Department of Psychology , St Jude Children's Research Hospital , Memphis, Tennessee (L.E.C., J.M.A., K.N.C., K.M-E., V.W.W., H.M.C.); Division of Radiation Oncology , St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee (T.E.M.); Division of Translational Imaging Research , St Jude Children's Research Hospital , Memphis, Tennessee (R.J.O.); Department of Oncology , St Jude Children's Research Hospital , Memphis, Tennessee (S.J.); Department of Biostatistics , St Jude Children's Research Hospital , Memphis, Tennessee (L.H., H.Z.); Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine , Neuropsychology Division, Children's National Medical Center , Washington, DC (K.K.H.); Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science , George Washington University School of Medicine , Washington, DC (K.K.H).

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June 2015

Executive dysfunction is associated with poorer health-related quality of life in pediatric brain tumor survivors.

J Neurooncol 2016 06 31;128(2):313-21. Epub 2016 Mar 31.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA.

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June 2016

Computerized Cognitive Training for Amelioration of Cognitive Late Effects Among Childhood Cancer Survivors: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

J Clin Oncol 2015 Nov 12;33(33):3894-902. Epub 2015 Oct 12.

Heather M. Conklin, Robert J. Ogg, Jason M. Ashford, Matthew A. Scoggins, Ping Zou, Kellie N. Clark, Karen Martin-Elbahesh, Thomas E. Merchant, Sima Jeha, Lu Huang, and Hui Zhang, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN; and Kristina K. Hardy, Children's National Medical Center and George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC.

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November 2015

Functional MRI in medulloblastoma survivors supports prophylactic reading intervention during tumor treatment.

Brain Imaging Behav 2016 Mar;10(1):258-71

Department of Radiological Sciences, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN, 38105, USA.

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March 2016

Prospective longitudinal evaluation of emotional and behavioral functioning in pediatric patients with low-grade glioma treated with conformal radiation therapy.

J Neurooncol 2015 Mar 9;122(1):161-8. Epub 2015 Jan 9.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN, 38105, USA.

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March 2015

Clinical utility of the N-back task in functional neuroimaging studies of working memory.

J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 2014 25;36(8):875-86. Epub 2014 Sep 25.

a Department of Psychology , St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , Memphis , TN , USA.

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June 2015

Executive function late effects in survivors of pediatric brain tumors and acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 2014 15;36(8):818-30. Epub 2014 Aug 15.

a Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology , Baylor College of Medicine , Houston , TX , USA.

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June 2015

The relationship between working memory and cerebral white matter volume in survivors of childhood brain tumors treated with conformal radiation therapy.

J Neurooncol 2014 Aug 22;119(1):197-205. Epub 2014 May 22.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Mail Stop # 740, Memphis, TN, 38105, USA.

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August 2014

Comment on Smithson et al.'s review of stimulant medication usage to improve neurocognitive and learning outcomes in childhood brain tumour survivors.

Eur J Cancer 2014 May 24;50(8):1566-8. Epub 2014 Mar 24.

Department of Pediatric Medicine, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, United States.

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May 2014

Working memory abilities among children treated for medulloblastoma: parent report and child performance.

J Pediatr Psychol 2014 Jun 12;39(5):501-11. Epub 2014 Mar 12.

Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Children's Cancer Centre and Psychology Department, Royal Children's Hospital, Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service, Monash Children's, Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Neuro-Oncology Program, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Royal Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatric Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, Department of Psychology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Psychology Service, Sydney Children's Hospital, Department of Biostatistics St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, and Department of Oncology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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June 2014

Emotional and behavioral functioning after conformal radiation therapy for pediatric ependymoma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2014 Mar 22;88(4):814-21. Epub 2014 Jan 22.

Division of Radiation Oncology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee. Electronic address:

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March 2014

Genetic mediators of neurocognitive outcomes in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

J Clin Oncol 2013 Jun 6;31(17):2182-8. Epub 2013 May 6.

Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, MS 735, Memphis, TN 38105-3678, USA.

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June 2013

Computerized assessment of cognitive late effects among adolescent brain tumor survivors.

J Neurooncol 2013 Jun 25;113(2):333-40. Epub 2013 Mar 25.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105-2794, USA.

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June 2013

Slower processing speed after treatment for pediatric brain tumor and acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Psychooncology 2013 Sep 28;22(9):1979-86. Epub 2013 Feb 28.

Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA.

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September 2013

The utility of parent report in the assessment of working memory among childhood brain tumor survivors.

J Int Neuropsychol Soc 2013 Apr 28;19(4):380-9. Epub 2013 Jan 28.

Department of Neuropsychology, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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April 2013

Longitudinal investigation of adaptive functioning following conformal irradiation for pediatric craniopharyngioma and low-grade glioma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2013 Apr 11;85(5):1301-6. Epub 2012 Dec 11.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Kansas University School of Medicine-Wichita, Kansas, USA.

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April 2013

Supratentorial ependymoma: disease control, complications, and functional outcomes after irradiation.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2013 Mar 11;85(4):e193-9. Epub 2012 Dec 11.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel.

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March 2013

Evidence of change in brain activity among childhood cancer survivors participating in a cognitive remediation program.

Arch Clin Neuropsychol 2012 Dec 18;27(8):915-29. Epub 2012 Oct 18.

Department of Radiological Sciences, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA.

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December 2012

Learning and memory following conformal radiation therapy for pediatric craniopharyngioma and low-grade glioma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Nov 4;84(3):e363-9. Epub 2012 Aug 4.

Department of Pediatric Psychology, Children's Hospital of Orange County, Orange, California, USA.

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November 2012

Working memory performance among childhood brain tumor survivors.

J Int Neuropsychol Soc 2012 Nov 13;18(6):996-1005. Epub 2012 Jun 13.

Department of Psychology, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA.

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November 2012

A 5-year investigation of children's adaptive functioning following conformal radiation therapy for localized ependymoma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Sep 27;84(1):217-223.e1. Epub 2012 Apr 27.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.

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September 2012

Are the psychological needs of adolescent survivors of pediatric cancer adequately identified and treated?

Psychooncology 2013 Feb 25;22(2):447-58. Epub 2012 Jan 25.

Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA.

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February 2013

Hemodynamic responses to visual stimulation in children with sickle cell anemia.

Brain Imaging Behav 2011 Dec;5(4):295-306

Department of Radiological Sciences, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, MS 220, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, USA.

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December 2011

ADHD and secondary ADHD criteria fail to identify many at-risk survivors of pediatric ALL and brain tumor.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2011 Jul 18;57(1):110-8. Epub 2011 Feb 18.

Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA.

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July 2011

Survival and long-term health and cognitive outcomes after low-grade glioma.

Neuro Oncol 2011 Feb 22;13(2):223-34. Epub 2010 Dec 22.

Department of Epidemiology & Cancer Control, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Mail Stop 735, Memphis, TN 38105, USA.

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February 2011

Parent and teacher ratings of attention during a year-long methylphenidate trial in children treated for cancer.

J Pediatr Psychol 2011 May 19;36(4):438-50. Epub 2010 Nov 19.

Department of Psychology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Mail Stop 740, Memphis, TN 38105, USA.

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May 2011

Investigating verbal and visual auditory learning after conformal radiation therapy for childhood ependymoma.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2010 Jul 23;77(4):1002-8. Epub 2009 Sep 23.

Division of Behavioral Medicine, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA.

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July 2010

Late effects of conformal radiation therapy for pediatric patients with low-grade glioma: prospective evaluation of cognitive, endocrine, and hearing deficits.

J Clin Oncol 2009 Aug 6;27(22):3691-7. Epub 2009 Jul 6.

Department of Radiological Sciences, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105-3678, USA.

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August 2009

Predicting behavioral problems in craniopharyngioma survivors after conformal radiation therapy.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2009 Jul;52(7):860-4

Division of Radiation Oncology, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105-3678, USA.

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July 2009

Growth effects of methylphenidate among childhood cancer survivors: a 12-month case-matched open-label study.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2009 Jan;52(1):39-43

Division of Behavioral Medicine, University of Tennessee, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105-2794, USA.

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January 2009

Working memory performance following paediatric traumatic brain injury.

Brain Inj 2008 Oct;22(11):847-57

Division of Behavioural Medicine, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA.

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October 2008

Predicting change in academic abilities after conformal radiation therapy for localized ependymoma.

J Clin Oncol 2008 Aug;26(24):3965-70

Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale St, Memphis, TN 38105-2794, USA.

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August 2008

The development of nonverbal working memory and executive control processes in adolescents.

Child Dev 2005 May-Jun;76(3):697-712

Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA.

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September 2005

Working memory functioning in schizophrenia patients and their first-degree relatives: cognitive functioning shedding light on etiology.

Neuropsychologia 2005 ;43(6):930-42

Department of Neuropsychology, Kennedy Krieger Institute, 1750 East Fairmount Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA.

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July 2005

At issue: assessment of schizophrenia: getting closer to the cause.

Schizophr Bull 2003 ;29(3):405-11

Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA.

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January 2004

Recognition memory for faces in schizophrenia patients and their first-degree relatives.

Neuropsychologia 2002 ;40(13):2314-24

Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, 75 East River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA.

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February 2003