Science & Innovation

Conducting neuroscience research is an integral part of what we do. Bringing hope to many through life-changing answers and better quality of life is what we live for.
Our mission is to transform brain and behavioral health care through groundbreaking technologies, disruptive innovation, and globally-recognized culturally responsive science and treatments.

Research Priorities

Neuropsychological Outcomes

ADHD
Sports Concussion/Traumatic Brain Injury
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Epilepsy
Brain Mapping

Technology Innovation

Brain Next

Healthcare Disparities

PEDI Consortium
uNIDOS Project

Research Priorities

Peer Reviewed Articles
  • Salinas, C. M., Webbe, F. M., & Devore, T. T. (2009). The epidemiology of soccer heading in competitive youth players. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, 3, 15-33.
  • Salinas, C. M., Davila, L., Green, C., & Berthier, M. L. (2009). Late-life reactivation of Obsessive- Compulsive Disorder associated with lesions in prefrontal-subcortical circuits. The Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 21 (3), 332-334.
  • Stroescu, I., Salinas, C. M., Nahub, F., & Stringer, A.Y (2011). Long term-neurocognitive and neuroimaging outcomes in Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (PRES): Two case reports and implications. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 25 (8), 1386-1402.
  • Salinas, C. M. & Webbe, F. M. (2012). Sports neuropsychology in diverse athlete populations: Contemporary findings and special considerations. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, 6, 363-384.
  • Salinas, C. M.,Westerveld, M., & Lee, K.H. (2014). Neuropsychological functioning and developmental outcomes in childhood epileptic encephalopathy. Journal of Pediatric Epilepsy, 3 (3), 157-171.
  • Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P.C., Salinas, C. M., Westerveld, M., Brunner, P., Schalk, G., Cook, J., Baumgarner, J., Lee, K. (2014). Real-time functional mapping (RTFM)-potential tool for improving language outcome in pediatric epilepsy surgery. Journal of Neurosurgery, 14 (3), 287-295.
  • Korostenskaja, M., Kamada, K., Guger, C., Salinas, C. M., Westerveld, M., Chen, P. C., et al. (2015). ECoG-based real-time functional mapping (RTFM) for pediatric epilepsy surgery. Journal of Pediatric Epilepsy 4 (4), 184-206.
  • Kapeller, C., Korostenskaja, M., Prueckl, R., Chen, P.C., Lee, K.H., Westerveld, M., Salinas, C. M., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., & Guger, C. (2015) CortiQ- based real-time functional mapping for epilepsy surgery. Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology, 32 (3), 12-22.
  • Salinas, C. M., Dean, P., LoGalbo, A., Dougherty, M., Field, M., & Webbe, F. M. (2016). Baseline neuropsychological testing in high school athletes: comparison of those with and without ADHD. Applied Neuropsychology: Child, 1-9.
  • Lequerica, A., Vega, M., Belen, K., Salinas, C. M., Marques de la Plata, C., Pappadis, M. R., & Santos, O. (2016). Cognitive Rehabilitation for Spanish Speakers in the U. S.: Current Trends. Revista Neuropsicologia, Neuropsiquiatria y Neurociencias, 16 (1), 51-68.
  • Love, C. E., Fonseca, P., Kirkwood, M., & Salinas, C. M. (2016). Outcomes and Rehabilitation Models after Pediatric Moderate-Severe Traumatic Brain Injury [Secuelas del Traumatismo Craneoencefálico Moderado-Severo en Menores de Edad y Modelos para su Rehabilitación]. Revista Neuropsicologia, Neuropsiquiatria y Neurociencias, 16 (1), 293-320.
  • Love, C. E., Webbe, F., Kim, G., Lee, K. H., Westerveld, M., & Salinas, C. M. (2016). The Role of Executive Functioning In Quality of Life in Pediatric Intractable Epilepsy. Epilepsy & Behavior, 64, 37-43.
  • MacAllister, W., Maiman, M., Vasserman, M., Murphy, H., Cohen, R. J., & Salinas, C.M. (2017). Sensitivity of the Wisconsin Card Sorting Task- 64 Card Version versus the Tower of London-Drexel Version for Detecting Executive Dysfunction in Children with Epilepsy. Child Neuropsychology, 1-16.
  • Maiman, M., Salinas, C.M., Gindlesperger, M., Westerveld, M., Vasserman, M., & MacAllister, W. (2017). The Utility of the Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function Preschool Version (BRIEF-P) in Young Children with Epilepsy. Child Neuropsychology.
  • Rivera, D., Salinas, C. M., Ramos-Usuaga, I.D., Delgado-Mejia, Y., Vasallo Key, Y., Hernandez Agurcia, G. P…et al. (2017). Concentration Endurance Test (d2): Normative data for Spanish speaking population. NeuroRehabilitation.
  • Hamberger, M.J., MacAllister, W.S., Seidel, W.T., Busch, R. Salinas, C.M., Klaas, P., & Smith, M.L. Name that thing: Noninvasive identification of seizure lateralization in children. Neurology.
Book Chapters
  • Webbe, F. M. & Salinas, C. M. (2010). Sport Neuropsychology for Children. In A. S. Davis (Ed.), Handbook of Pediatric Neuropsychology. New York, NY: Springer Publishing
  • Webbe, F. M., Salinas, C. M., Tiedemann, S. & Quackenbush, K. (2010). Personality: Contributions to Performance, Injury Risk, and Rehabilitation. In C. T. Moorman, D. T. Kirkendall, & R. Echemendia (Eds.), Praeger Handbook of Sports Medicine and Athlete Health: (Three Volumes). Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger Publishing.
  • Webbe, F. M. & Salinas, C. M. (2010). When Sciences and Politics Conflict: The Case of Soccer Heading in Adults and Children. In F. M. Webbe (Ed.), Handbook of Sport Neuropsychology. New York, NY: Springer Publishing.
  • LoGalbo, A., Salinas, C. M., Dougherty, M., & Field, M. (2014). Developing an Interdisciplinary Concussion Management Program. In A. Niranjan & L. D. Lunsford (Eds.). Concussion. Progress in Neurological Surgery (Volume 28). Basel,
  • Salinas, C. M., Bordes-Edgar, V. & Puente, A. E. (2016). Barriers and Practical Approaches to Neuropsychological Assessment of Spanish Speakers. In F. R. Ferraro (Ed.). Minority and Cross- Cultural Aspects of Neuropsychological Assessment. Swets & Zeitlinger.
  • Salinas, C. M., Salinas, S., & Arango-Lasparilla, J.C. (2018). Hispanic/Latino Neuropsychology. Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology, 2nd Ed.
  • Salinas, C. M., & Cagigas, X. E. (2018). Hispanic Neuropsychological Society. Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology, 2nd Ed.
  • Salinas, C.M., Berrios Siervo, G., & Vega, C. (2018). Pediatric Epilepsy: Disease Characteristics, Comorbidities, Diagnostics, and Treatment. In J. C. Arango Lasprilla, I. Romero Garcia, N. Hewitt Ramirez & W Rodriguez (Eds.) Trastornos psicológicos y neuropsicológicos en la infancia y la adolescencia. Manual Moderno.
  • Korostenskaja, M., Raviprakash, H., Bagci, U., Lee, K.H., Chen, P.C., Kapeller, C., Salinas, C.M., Westerveld, M., Ralescu, A., Xiang, J., Baumgartner, J., Elsayed, M., Castillo, E.M. (2019). Gold Standard for epilepsy/tumor surgery coupled with deep learning offers independence to a promising functional mapping modality, in Brain-Computer Interface Research: A State-of-the-Art Summary 6, C. Guger, B. Allison, and J. Ushiba, Editors. 2018, Springer International Publishing.
Published Abstracts from Poster Presentations at Professional Meetings
  • Salinas, C. M. & Webbe, F. M. (2007). ADHD Status As A Mediator Of Soccer Heading Behavior In Young Children [Abstract]. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 22,
  • Salinas, C. M., Eason, D. & Gorman, P. (2007). A Neuropsychological Profile Comparison Of Children With Seizure Disorder And Co-morbid ADHD With Children Who Have ADHD Alone [Abstract]. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 22,
  • Salinas, C. M., Tiedemann, S., Webbe, F. M. (2009). Concussion Incidence, Reporting, And Risk Factors: Epidemiology And Role of Personality [Abstract]. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 24(5), 478.
  • Salinas, C. M. & Westerveld, M. (2009). Clinical Memory Profiles In Epilepsy And ADHD: Role Of Executive Function [Abstract]. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 23(4), 622-623.
  • Salinas, C. M. & Ilardi, D. (2010). Neuropsychological Profiles Of Children With Hypothalamic Hamartoma Brain Tumors: Case Series [Abstract]. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 24(4),
  • Stroescu, I., Salinas, C. M., & Stringer, A. Y. (2011). Neurocognitive Outcomes In Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (PRES): A Case Report [Abstract]. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 26 (6) 469-470.
  • Salinas, C. M., Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P. C., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K., & Westerveld, (2012). Concordance Between Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging And Subdural Electrical Stimulation Language Mapping In Pediatric Epilepsy [Abstract] Epilepsia.
  • Carbonell, A. U., Salinas, C. M., & Westerveld, M. (2012). Age of Seizure Onset Predicts Reduced Adaptive Functioning In Pediatric Epilepsy [Abstract]
  • Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P. C., Salinas, C. M., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., Delgado, S., Westerveld, M., & Lee, K. H. (2012). Guiding Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Towards Improving Language Outcomes [Abstract]. Epilepsia.
  • Delgado, S. M., Korostenskaja, M., Salinas, C. M., Chen, P. C., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., Westerveld, M., & Lee, K. (2012). Scene Encoding And Recognition fMRI Paradigm Reveals Ipsilateral Activation After Partial Right Anterior Temporal Lobectomy [Abstract]. Epilepsia.
  • Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P.C., Salinas, C.M., Cook, J., Westerveld, M., & Lee, K. (2012, March). Stimuli Presentation Rate Affects fMRI Activation During Verb Generation Task. Poster presented at the 6th annual meeting of American Society of Functional Neuroradiology Conference, Orlando,
  • Salinas, C. M., Carbonell, A. U., & Westerveld, M. (2012). Understanding Different Mechanisms Of Memory And Attention Problems In Children With Epilepsy And ADHD [Abstract]. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 119-120.
  • Salinas, C. M., Carbonell, A. U., Westerveld, M., & Lee, K. H. (2013). Adaptive Functioning in Children with Focal versus Generalized Intractable Epilepsy. [Abstract]
  • Schaal, A., Korostenskaja, M., Cheng, P. C., Salinas, C. M., Westerveld, M., Schalk, G., Brunner, P., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K. H. (2013). Real-Time Functional Mapping for Epilepsy Surgery: Converging Results from Two Imaging Modalities. [Abstract]
  • Tall, M., Korostenskaja, M., Grace, T., Westerveld, M., Seo, J.H., Cook, J., Chen, P.-C., Salinas, C., Lee, K.H. (2013). Cingulate epilepsy manifesting as panic disorder: multimodal approach to diagnosis. [Abstract]
  • Baumgartner, J.E., Lee, K.H., Waller, A., Chen, P., Korostenskaja, M., Westerveld, M., Salinas, C.M., Cook, J. (2013, May). A surgical method for safely implanting large subdural electrode arrays in children. Poster presented at the 6th International Epilepsy Colloquium, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
  • Salinas, C. M., LoGalbo, A., Dean, P., Dougherty, M., & Field, M. (2013, May). ADHD Is A Risk Factor For Concussion and Reduced Baseline Testing in Youth Athletes. Poster presented at the 1st annual meeting of the Sports Neuropsychology Society, Minneapolis,
  • Salinas, C. M., Dean, P., Dougherty, M., LoGalbo, A., & Field, M. (2013). ADHD Status As A Mediator of Concussion Outcome and Baseline Neuropsychological Testing in High School Athletes [Abstract] The Clinical Neuropsychologist.
  • Salinas, C. M., Chen, P. C., Korostenskaja, M., Castillo, E., Baumgartner, J., Seo, J., Lee, K. H., Westerveld, M., (2014) Language localization in pediatric epilepsy: comparison between functional magnetic resonance imaging and electrical stimulation mapping. [Abstract] Epilepsia.
  • Castillo, E.M., Kleineschay, T., Salinas, C.M., Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P.C., Baumgartner, J., Seo, J.H., Lee, K.H. (2014). Clinical validity of meg-guided tractography (MEG-GT) to characterize networks supporting word comprehension. [Abstract] Epilepsia.
  • Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P.C., Salinas, C.M., Westerveld, M., Seo, J., Castillo, E., Schaal, A., Edmonds, B., Schalk, G., Brunner, P., Elsayed, M., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K. H. (2014). Predicting post-surgical language outcome with ECoG-based real-time functional mapping in patients with pharmaco-resistant epilepsy. [Abstract] Epilepsia.
  • Edmonds, B., Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P. C., Schaal, A., Salinas, C. M., Westerveld, M., Castillo, M., Schalk, G., Brunner, P., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K. H. (2014). Real-time functional mapping in language localization for patients with intractable epilepsy. [Abstract] Epilepsia.
  • Elsayed, M., Korostenskaja, M., Castillo, E., Chen, P. C., Schaal, A., Edmonds, B., Salinas, C.M., Westerveld, M., Seo, J.-H., Schalk, G., Brunner, P., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K. H. (2014). Additive potential of real-time functional mapping to electrical stimulation mapping results for epilepsy surgery candidates. [Abstract] Epilepsia.
  • Love, C. E., Webbe, F. M., Kim, G., Lee, K. H., & Salinas, C. M.(2015). Executive Functioning Predicts Quality of Life in Children with Intractable Epilepsy. [Abstract] The Clinical Neuropsychologist.
  • Love, C. E., Webbe, F. M., Kim, G., Lee, K. H. & Salinas, C. M. (2015). Comparison of Parent- Reported and Performance-Based Measures of Executive Functioning in the Health-Related Quality of Life of Children with Intractable Epilepsy [Abstract] Archives of Clinical
  • Gindlesperger, M., Westerveld, M., & Salinas, C. M. (2016). Executive Functioning (EF) Development in Preschool-Aged Epilepsy Surgical Candidates. [Abstract] The Clinical Neuropsychologist.
  • Klein, S., Gindlesperger, M., Westerveld, M., & Salinas, C. M. (2016). Emotional Comorbidity in Pediatric Epilepsy: Prevalence and Associated Clinical Characteristics [Abstract] The Clinical Neuropsychologist.
  • Salinas, C.M., Berrios Siervo, G., Harrison Golman, T., Strutt, A., Love, C. E., Santos, O., & Arango Lasprilla, J.C. (2018) Cultural Neuropsychology Postdoctoral Training: Preliminary Results on Competency and Practice from APPCN Training Directors. [Abstract]. The Clinical Neuropsychologist.
  • Norheim, N.J., Maiman, M., Love, C.E., MacAllister, W.S., Webbe, F.M. & Salinas, C.M. (2018). Differences Among Performance-Based and Parent-Report Memory in Pediatric Epilepsy. [Abstract]. The Clinical Neuropsychologist.
  • Maiman, M., Love, C.E., Norheim, N.J., Salinas, S., MacAllister, W.S., & Salinas, C.M. (2018). Peformance-Based Executive Functioning is Associated with Verbal Memory Performance in Pediatric Epilepsy. [Abstract]. The Clinical Neuropsychologist.
  • Maiman, M., Love, C.E., Norheim, N.J., Salinas, S., MacAllister, W.S., & Salinas, C.M. (2018). Do Children with Epilepsy, ADHD, and Epilepsy+ADHD Differ on the Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function? [Abstract]. The Clinical Neuropsychologist.
  • Berrios-Siervo, G., Salinas, C. M., & Janusz, J. (2019). Education/Training of Cultural Neuropsychology at the Postdoctoral Residency Level: Integration of a Competency-Based Model into Practice. [Abstract[. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology.
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