Published Articles

Lowe, C.J., Morton, J.B., & Reichelt, A.C. (2020). Adolescent obesity and dietary decision making—a brain-health perspective. The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health. DOI:


Hall, P. A., Erickson, K., Lowe, C., & Sakib, M. N. (2020). Quantifying cortical resilience in experimental, clinical and epidemiological studies: A conceptually grounded method using non-invasive brain stimulation. Psychosomatic Medicine, 82(3), 281-286. DOI: 10.1097/PSY.0000000000000785


Lowe, C.J., Reichelt A.C., & Hall, P.A (2019). The Prefrontal Cortex and Obesity: A Health Neuroscience Perspective. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 23, 349-361 DOI:

Lowe, C.J., & Reichelt A.C. (2019). Can magnetic resonance imaging reveal the neural signatures of dietary self-control? Journal of Neuroscience, 39, 581-583. DOI:

Lowe, C.J., & Hall, P.A. (2018) Reproducibility and sources of interindividual variability in the responsiveness to prefrontal continuous theta burst stimulation (cTBS). Neuroscience Letters, 687, 280-284. DOI:


Hall P.A., Lowe C.J. (2018). Cravings, currents and cadavers: What is the magnitude of tDCS effects on food craving outcomes? Nutritional Neuroscience, 1-4.        

Lowe, C.J., Staines, W.R., Manocchio, F., Hall, P.A., Staines, W.R., Hall, P.A., Manocchio, F., Hall, P.A., (2018). The neurocognitive mechanisms underlying food cravings and snack food consumption. A combined continuous theta burst stimulation (cTBS) and EEG study. Neuroimage 177, 45–58. DOI:                                 

Hall, P.A., Lowe, C.J., Safati, A.B., Li, H., Klassen, E.B., Burhan, .A.M. (2018). Effects of left dlPFC modulation on social cognitive processes following food sampling. Appetite 126, 73–79. DOI:                        

Lowe, C.J., Manocchio, F., Safati, A.B., Hall, P.A. (2018). The effects of theta burst stimulation (TBS) targeting the prefrontal cortex on executive functioning: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Neuropsychologia 111, 344-359. DOI:

Hall, P. A., Lowe, C., & Vincent, C. (2017). Brain Stimulation Effects on Food Cravings and Consumption: An Update on Lowe et al. (2017) and a Response to Generoso et al. (2017). Psychosomatic Medicine, 79(7), 839–842. DOI:          

Lowe, C. J., Safati, A., & Hall, P. A. (2017). The neurocognitive consequences of sleep restriction: A meta-analytic review. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 80, 586–604. DOI:                                                               

Lowe, C. J., Staines, W. R., & Hall, P. A. (2017). Effects of moderate exercise on cortical resilience: A transcranial magnetic stimulation study targeting the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex. Psychosomatic Medicine, 79(2), 143-152–10.                                   

Lowe, C. J., Vincent, C., & Hall, P. A. (2017). Effects of noninvasive brain stimulation on food cravings and consumption. Psychosomatic Medicine, 79(1), 2–13. DOI:                                  

Lowe, C. J., Kolev, D., & Hall, P. A. (2016). An exploration of exercise-induced cognitive enhancement and transfer effects to dietary self-control. Brain and Cognition, 110, 102–111. DOI:

Lowe, C. J., Hall, P. A., & Staines, W. R. (2014). The effects of continuous theta burst stimulation to the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex on executive function, food cravings, and snack food consumption. Psychosomatic medicine, 76(7), 503-511. DOI: 10.1097/PSY.0000000000000090        

Lowe, C. J., Hall, P. A., Vincent, C. M., & Luu, K. (2014). The effects of acute aerobic activity on cognition and cross-domain transfer to eating behavior. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8. DOI:10.3389/fnhum.2014.00267     


Hall, P.A., Tran, B., Lowe, C.J., Vincent C., Mourtzakis, M., Roy E., Lui-Ambrose, T., Prapavessis, H., & Gidron, Y. (2015). The expression of executive control in situational context: Effects of facilitating versus restraining cues on snack food consumption. Health Psychology, 34(5), 539-546. DOI:10.1037/hea0000134                                                                          

Book Chapters

Hall, P.A., Fong, G.T., & Lowe C.J. (2018). Affective dynamics in temporal self-regulation theory: Social forces meet neurobiological processes. In D. Williams, M. Conner, & R. Rhodes, Affective determinants of health behavior. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Lowe, C., & Hall, P.A. (2013). Neurobiological facets of food craving and consumption: Evidence from Neuropsychological and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Studies. In P. Hall (Ed.), Social Neuroscience and Public Health: Foundations of an Emerging Discipline. Springer: New York, NY.

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