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Refereed Publications

  1. Merwin, R.M., Zucker, N.L, Lacy, J., & Elliot, C. (2010). Interoceptive Awareness in Eating Disorders: Distinguishing Lack of Clarity from Nonacceptance of Internal Experience. Cognition and Emotion, 24, 892-902.

  2. Workgroup for Classification of Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents.* (2010). Consensus opinion on child and adolescent eating disorder diagnosis. European Eating Disorders Review, 18 (2): 79-89.*Head of Workgroup

  3. Watson, K., Werling, D., Zucker, N., & Platt, M. (2010). Altered social reward and attention in anorexia nervosa, Frontiers in Psychopathology, 1, 36.

  4. Zucker, N., Von Holle, A., Thornton, L. M., Strober, M., Plotnicov, K., Klump, K. L., et al. (2011). The Significance of Repetitive Hair-Pulling Behaviors in Eating Disorders. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 67, 391-403.

  5. Merwin, R.M., Timko, C.A., Moskovich, A.A., Ingle, K.K., Bulik, C.M., & Zucker, N.L. (2011). Psychological inflexibility and symptom expression in anorexia nervosa. Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 1, 62-82. PMID 21181580

  6. Zucker, N.L., Green, S., Morris, J.P., Kragel, P., Pelphrey, K.A., Bulik, C.M., & LaBar, K.A. (2011). Hemodynamic signals of mixed messages during a social exchange. Neuroreport, 22, 413-418. PMCID: PMC3543815

  7. Ostbye, T, Zucker, N., Krause, K.M., Lovelady, C.A., Evenson, K., Peterson, B.L., Bastian, L.A., Swamy, G.K., West, D.J., & Brouwer, R.J. (2011). Kids and adults now! defeat obesity (KAN-DO): Rationale, design and baseline characteristics. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 32, 461-469.

  8. Zucker, N.L, Herzog, D., Moskovich, A., Merwin, R. & Lin, T. (2011). Incorporating dispositional traits into the treatment of anorexia nervosa. Current Topics in Behavioral Neuroscience, 6, 289-314.

  9. Boutelle, K. N., Zucker, N. L., Peterson, C. B., Rydell, S. A., Cafri, G., & Harnack, L. (2011). Two novel treatments to reduce overeating in overweight children: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 79, 759-771. PMCID: PMC3989524

  10. Goldschmidt, A., Wilfley, D. E., Eddy, K. T., Boutelle, K., Zucker, N., Peterson, C. B., Celio-Doyle, A. & Le Grange, D. (2011). Overvaluation of shape and weight among overweight children and adolescents with loss of control eating. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 49, 682-688.

  11. Zucker, N., Moskvich, A., & Soo, A. (2011). Neuropsychological Aspects of Eating Disorders. Psychiatric Annals, 41(11), 539-546. doi: 10.3928/00485713-20111017-07

  12. Zucker, N. Moskovich, Bulik, A. Merwin, R.M., Gaddis,K. Losh, M. Piven, J., Wagner, R.H. (2013). Perception of Affect in Biological Motion Cues in Anorexia Nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 46, 12-22. PMCID: PMC3657604

  13. Østbye, T., Krause, K.M., Stroo, M., Lovelady, C.A., Evenson, K.R., Peterson, B.L., Bastian, L.A., Swamy, G.K., West, D.G., Brouwer, R.J.N., & Zucker, N.L. (2012). Parent-Focused Change to Prevent Obesity in Preschoolers: Results from the KAN-DO Study. Preventive Medicine, 55, 188-95. PMCID: PMC3439558

  14. Merwin R.M., Moskovich, A.A., Wagner, H.R., Ritschel, L.A., Craighead, L.W., Zucker, N.L. (2013). Emotion regulation difficulties in anorexia nervosa: Relationship to self-perceived sensory sensitivity. Cognition and Emotion, 27, 441–452. PMCID: PMC3593757       

  15. Bloom, T, Sharpe, L, Mullan, B., Zucker, N. (2013). A pilot evaluation of appetite-awareness training in the treatment of childhood overweight and obesity: a preliminary investigation. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 46, 47-51. PMID: 22826019

  16. Merwin, R.M., Zucker, N.L., Timko, A. (2013). A Pilot Study of Acceptance-Based Separated Family Treatment for Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 20, 485–500.

  17. Fuemmeler, B.F., Lovelady, C.A., Zucker, N.L., Østbye. T. (2013). Parental obesity moderates the relationship between childhood appetitive traits and weight. Obesity, 21, 815-23. PMCID: PMC3671382

  18. Zucker, N.L., Merwin, R.M., Bulik, C.M., Moskovich, A., Wildes, J., & Groh, J. (2013). Subjective Experience of Sensation in Anorexia Nervosa. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 51, 256–265. PMCID: PMC3955712

  19. Runfola, C.D, Zucker, N.L., Von Holle, A., Mazzeo, S. Hodges, E., Perrin, E.M., Bentley, M.E., Ulman, T.F., Hoffman, E.R., Forsberg, S., Ålgars, M., Zerwas, S., Pisetsky, E.M., Taico, C., Kuhns, R.A., Hamer, R.M., Bulik, C.M. (2014). NURTURE: Development and Pilot Testing of a Novel Parenting Intervention for Mothers with Histories of an Eating Disorder. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 47, 1–12. PMCID: PMC400948

  20. Østbye, T., Malhotra, R., Stroo, M., Lovelady, C., Brouwer, R., Zucker, N., & Fuemmeler, B. (2013). The Effect of the Home Environment on Physical Activity and Dietary Intake in Preschool Children. International Journal of Obesity, 10, 1314-21. PMCID: PMC3786032

  21. Radnitz, C., Loeb, K.L., DiMatteo, J., Keller, K.L., Zucker, N., Schwartz, M.B. (2013). Optimal Defaults in the Prevention of Pediatric Obesity: From Platform to Practice.  Journal of Food and Nutritional Disorders.5;2(5):1. PMCID: PMC4197992

  22. Madowitz, J., Liang, J., Peterson C.B., Rydell, S., Zucker N.L., Tanofsky-Kraff, M., Harnack, L., Boutelle, K. (2014). Concurrent and Convergent Validity of the Eating in the Absence of Hunger Questionnaire and Behavioral Paradigm in Overweight Children. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 47, 287-95. PMID: 24186043 PMCID: PMC410479

  23. Merwin, R.M., Moskovich, A.A., Dmitrieva, N.O., Pieper, C.F., Honeycutt, L.K., Zucker, N.L., Surwit, R.S., & Buhi, L. (2014). Disinhibited eating and weight-related insulin mismanagement among individuals with type 1 diabetes. Appetite, 81, 123-30. PMCID: PMC4130344

  24. Braden A, Rhee K, Peterson CB, Rydell SA, Zucker N, Boutelle K. (2014). Associations between child emotional eating and general parenting style, feeding practices, and parent psychopathology. Appetite, 80, 35-40. PMID: 24780349

  25. Boutelle, K.N., Peterson, C.B., Crosby, R.D., Rydell, S.A., Zucker, N., & Harnack, L. (2014). Overeating phenotypes in overweight and obese children. Appetite, 76, 95-100. PMID: 24524975.

  26. Boutelle KN, Zucker N, Peterson CB, Rydell S, Carlson J, Harnack LJ. (2014). An intervention based on Schachter's externality theory for overweight children: the regulation of cues pilot. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 39, 405-17. PMID: 24459240. PMC4007101.

  27. Patel, S., Shafer, A., Brown, J., Bulik, C.M., & Zucker, N.L. (2014). Parents of Children With Eating Disorders: Developing Theory-Based Health Communication Messages to Promote Caregiver Well-Being. Journal of Health Communication,19, 593-608. PMID: 24380433

  28. Shanahan, L., Zucker, N.L., Copeland, W.E., Costello, E.J., & Angold, A. (2014).  Are Children and Adolescents with Food Allergies at Increased Risk for Psychopathology? Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 77, 468-473. PMID: 25454290. PMCID: PMC4307934



Chapters in Books

  1. Zucker, N., Loeb, K., Patel, S., & Schaefer, A. (2012). Parent Groups in the Treatment of Eating Disorders. In D. Le Grange and J. Lock (Eds.), Treatment of Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders. New York: Guilford Press.

  2. Zucker, N., Moskovich, A., Vinson, M., Watson, K. (2012). Emotions and Empathic Understanding: Capitalizing on Relationships in those with Eating Disorders. In J. Treasure and J. Alexander (Eds.), A Collaborative Approach to Eating Disorders. New York: Routledge.

  3. Zucker, N., Herzog, D., Moskovich, A., Merwin, R. & Lin, T. (2011). Incorporating Dispositional Traits into the Treatment of Anorexia Nervosa. In W. H. Kaye (Ed.), Behavioral Neurobiology of Eating Disorder for Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences (CTBN). Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

  4. Zucker, N.L., & Harshaw, C. (2012). Emotion, Attention, and Relationships: A Developmental Model of Self-Regulation in Anorexia Nervosa and Related Disordered Eating Behaviors. In J. Lock (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Developmental Perspectives on Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders. London: Oxford Press. Pgs. 67-87.

  5. Patel, S.J., Shafer, A., Bulik, C.M., & Zucker, N.L. (2012). Caring for Yourself is Caring for Your Child: Helping Parents of Children with Eating Disorders Receive Health Care for Themselves  In Maria Brann (Ed.). Contemporary Case Studies in Health Communication: Theoretical & Applied Approaches.



Published Scientific Reviews

1.  Treasure, J., Claudio, A. & Zucker, N. (2010). Eating Disorders: A Seminar. Lancet, 375 (9714): 583-593.



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