McIntosh, R. C., Lobo, J. D., Fajolu, O., Reyes E., Pattany, P.M., & Kolber, M.A. (2018). Greater N-Acetylaspartate to creatine ratio within left anterior insula predicts sympathetic imbalance in postmenopausal women living with hypertension and/or HIV. Heart Mind Journal. DOI: 10.4103/hm.hm_18_17

McIntosh, R. C., Paul, R., Ndhlovu, L. C., Hidalgo, M., Lobo, J. D., Walker, M., Shikuma, C.M., & Kallianpur, K.J. (2018). Resting-state connectivity and spontaneous activity of ventromedial prefrontal cortex predict depressive symptomology and peripheral inflammation in HIV. Journal of Neurovirology. DOI:

McIntosh, R., Antoni, M., Seay, J., Fletcher, M. A., Ironson, G., Klimas, N., ... & Schneiderman, N. (2018). Associations Among Trajectories of Sleep Disturbance, Depressive Symptomology and 24-Hour Urinary Cortisol in HIV+ Women Following a Stress Management Intervention. Behavioral sleep medicine, 1-16. DOI:

McIntosh, R. C., Ironson, G., & Krause, N. (2017). Do religious and spiritual identity confer risk for hypertension via psychosocial and lifestyle factors?. Journal of health psychology. DOI;

McIntosh, R. C., Chow, D. C., Lum, C. J., Hidalgo, M., Shikuma, C. M., & Kallianpur, K. J. (2017). Reduced functional connectivity between ventromedial prefrontal cortex and insula relates to longer corrected QT interval in HIV+ and HIV− individuals. Clinical Neurophysiology, 128(10), 1839-1850. DOI:10.1016/j.clinph.2017.07.398

McIntosh, R. C., Lobo, J. D., & Hurwitz, B. E. (2017). Current assessment of heart rate variability and QTc interval length in HIV/AIDS. Current Opinion in HIV and AIDS, 12(6), 528-533.

McIntosh R.C., Antoni, M., Carrico, A, Duran, R., Hurwitz, B., Ironson, G., Fletcher, M.A., Klimas, N., Kumar, M., Schneiderman, N. (2017). Change in urinary cortisol excretion mediates the effect of angry/hostile mood on 9 month diastolic blood pressure in HIV+ adults. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 1-11. doi:10.1007/s10865-017-9827-1

McIntosh, R. C., Ironson, G., Antoni, M., Lai, B., Kumar, M., Fletcher, M. A., & Schneiderman, N. (2016). Psychological Distress Mediates the Effect of Alexithymia on 2-Year Change in HIV Viral Load. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 1-11. DOI: 10.1007/s12529-016-9602-7

McIntosh, R. C. (2016). A meta-analysis of HIV and heart rate variability in the era of antiretroviral therapy. Clinical Autonomic Research, 26(4), 287-294. DOI:10.1007/s10286-016-0366-6

McIntosh, R. C., Ironson, G., Antoni, M., Fletcher, M. A., & Schneiderman, N. (2016). Alexithymia, Assertiveness and Psychosocial Functioning in HIV: Implications for Medication Adherence and Disease Severity. AIDS and Behavior, 20(2), 325-338. DOI: 10.1007/s10461-015-1126-7

McIntosh, R. C., Rosselli, M., Uddin, L. Q., & Antoni, M. (2015). Neuropathological Sequelae of Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Apathy: A review of neuropsychological and neuroimaging studies. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 55, 147-164.

McIntosh, R. C., Tartar, J. L., Widmayer, S., & Rosselli, M. (2015). Negative Attention Bias and Processing Deficits During the Cognitive Reappraisal of Unpleasant Emotions in HIV+ Women. The Journal of neuropsychiatry and clinical neurosciences.

Kremer, H., Lutz, F. P., McIntosh, R. C., Dévieux, J. G., & Ironson, G. (2015). Interhemispheric Asymmetries and Theta Activity in the Rostral Anterior Cingulate Cortex as EEG Signature of HIV-Related Depression Gender Matters. Clinical EEG and neuroscience, doi: 10.1177/1550059414563306.

Ironson, G., Lucette, A., & McIntosh, R. C. (2015). Doctor-patient relationship: active patient involvement (DPR: API) is related to long survival status and predicts adherence change in HIV. Journal of AIDS and Clinical Research, 6(2). doi:10.4172/2155-6113.1000427

McIntosh, R. C., Hurwitz, B. E., Antoni, M., Gonzalez, A., Seay, J., & Schneiderman, N. (2014). The ABCs of Trait Anger, Psychological Distress, and Disease Severity in HIV. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 49(3), 420-433. doi:10.1007/s12160-014-9667-y

Tartar, J. L., McIntosh, R. C., Rosselli, M., Widmayer, S. M., & Nash, A. J. (2014). HIV-positive females show blunted neurophysiological responses in an emotion–attention dual task paradigm. Clinical Neurophysiology, 125(6), 1164-1173.

McIntosh, R.C., Ironson, G., Antoni, M., Kumar, M., Fletcher, M., Schneiderman, N. (2013). Alexithymia is Linked to Neurocognitive, Psychological, Neuroendocrine, and Immune Dysfunction in Persons Living with HIV. Brain Behavior and Immunity

McIntosh, R.C., Seay, J., Antoni M., Duran, R., Schneiderman, N. (2013). Cognitive vulnerability for depression in HIV: A Moderated Mediation Model. Journal of Affective Disorders.

Seay, J. S., McIntosh, R. C., Fekete, E. M., Fletcher, M. A., Kumar, M., Schneiderman, N., & Antoni, M. H. (2013). Self-reported sleep disturbance is associated with lower CD4 count and 24-h urinary dopamine levels in ethnic minority women living with HIV. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 38(11), 2647-2653.

Tartar, J.L., de Almeida, K.E., McIntosh, R.C., Rosselli, M., Nash, A.J. (2012). Emotionally negative pictures increase attention to an immediately subsequent auditory stimulus. International Journal of Psychophysiology. 83, 36–44.

McIntosh, R. C., & Rosselli, M. (2012). Stress and Coping in Women Living with HIV: A Meta-Analytic Review. AIDS and Behaviour, 1-16. doi:10.1007/s10461-012-0166-5