Publications

  • Lin, J., Namaky, N., Costello, M.A., Uchino, B.N., Allen, J.P., & Coan, J.A. (2023). Social regulation of the neural threat response predicts subsequent markers of physical health. Psychosomatic Medicine, 85, 763-771. Published, 12/05/2023.
  • Diets-Lebehn, C., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., & Williams, P.G. (2023). Heart Rate Variability During Social Interaction: Effects of Valence and Emotion Regulation. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 190, 20-29. Published, 06/16/2023.
  • Allen, J.A, Costello, M.A., Hellwig, A.F., Pettit, C., Stern, J.A., & Uchino, B.N. (2023). Adolescent Caregiving Success as a Predictor of Social Functioning from Age 13 to 33. Child Development, 94, 1610-1624. Published, 05/17/2023.
  • Felt, J. M., Russell, M. A., Ruiz, M. J., Johnson, J. A., Uchino, B. N., Allison, M., Smith, T. W., Taylor, D. J., Ahn, C., & Smyth, J. M. (2023). Within-person associations of optimistic and pessimistic outlook with momentary stress, affect, and ambulatory blood pressure. Anxiety, Stress, & Coping, 36, 636-648. Published, 05/08/2023.
  • Uchino, B,N., Bowen, K.S., Kent de Grey, R.G., & Tacana, T. (2023). Social support and mental health. In H. Friedman (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Mental Health (3rd edition). New York: Academic Press. Published, 04/03/2023.
  • Flores, M., O’Neill, R.M., Boyd, S.M., Uchino, B.N., Ruiz, J.M. (2023). Examining between-group differences in social network density and hs-CRP in older adults: Implications for the Hispanic Mortality Paradox. Psychosomatic Medicine, 85, 165-174. Published, 03/01/2023.
  • Smith, T.W., Carlson, S.E., Uchino, B.N., & Baucom, B.R.W. (2023). Good, bad, and beyond: Partialing positive and negative couple variables within individuals. Journal of Family Psychology, 37, 31-36. Published, 03/01/2023.
  • Allen, Joseph & Loeb, E., Davis, A.A., Costello, M.A., & Uchino, B.N. (2022). Getting under the skin: Long-term links of adolescent peer relationship difficulties to adult vagal tone. Journal of Behavioral Medicine. Vol. 45, 690-701. Published, 10/2022.
  • Smith, T.W. & Carlson, S.E., Uchino, B.N., & Baucom, B.R.W. (2022). To put asunder: Are there perils of partialing in actor-partner interdependence models?. Journal of Family Psychology. Vol. 36, 1462-1472. Published, 09/2022.
  • Loeb, Emily & Gonzalez, M.Z., Hunt, G., Uchino, B.N., Kent de Grey, R.G., & Allen, J.P. (2022). Socioeconomic Status in Early Adolescence Predicts Blunted Stress Responses in Adulthood. Developmental Psychobiology. Vol. 64, e22294. Published, 09/2022.
  • Diets-Lehben, Carlene & Smith, T. W., Grove, J. L., Williams, P. G., & Uchino, B. N. (2022). Interpersonal style contributes to the association of dispositional mindfulness with social functioning. Mindfulness. Vol. 13, 373-384. Published, 01/2022.
  • Landvatter, Joshua & Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., & Bosch, J.A. (2022). Partner’s perceived social support influences their spouse’s inflammation: An actor-partner analysis. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. Vol. 19, 799. Published, 01/2022.
  • Uchino, Bert & Baucom, B.R.W., Landvatter, J., Kent de Grey, R.G., & Tacana, T. (2022). Perceived social support and ambulatory blood pressure during daily life: A meta-analysis. Journal of Behavioral Medicine. Vol. 45, 509-517. Published, 01/2022.
  • Kent de Grey, R. & Uchino, B.N. (2021). Health correlates and consequences of friendship. The Wiley Encyclopedia of Health Psychology.. Published, 06/01/2021.
  • Loeb, E. & Davis, A.A., Narr, R.K., Uchino, B.N., Kent de Grey R.G., & Allen, J.P. (2021). The developmental precursors of blunted cardiovascular responses to stress. Developmental Psychobiology. Vol. 63, 247-261. Published, 05/17/2021.
  • Mikal, J.P. & Beckstrand, M.J., Grande, S.W., Parks, E., Oyenuga, M., Odebunmi, T., Okedele, O., Uchino, B.N., & Horvath, K. (2021). Online support seeking and breast cancer patients: Changes in support seeking behavior following diagnosis and transition off cancer therapy. Health Communication. Vol. 36, 731-740. Published, 05/01/2021.
  • Smith, T.W. & Baron, C.E., Caska-Wallace, C.M., Knobloch-Fedders, L., Renshaw, K.D., & Uchino, B.N. (2021). PTSD in veterans, couple behavior, and cardiovascular responses during marital conflict. Emotion. Vol. 21, 478-488. Published, 04/21/2021.
  • Scott, E. & LoTemplio, S.B., McDonnell, A.S., McNay, D., Greenberg, K., McKinney, T.L., Uchino, B.N., & Strayer, D.L. (2021). The autonomic nervous system in its natural environment: Immersion in nature is associated with changes in heart rate and heart rate variability. Psychophysiology. Vol. 58, e13698. Published, 04/02/2021.
  • Scott, E. & McDonnell, A.S., LoTemplio, S.B., Uchino, B.N., & Strayer, D.L. (2021). Toward a Unified Model of Stress Recovery and Cognitive Restoration in Nature. Parks Stewardship Forum. Vol. 31. Published, 03/01/2021.
  • Reblin, M., Vaughn, A.A., Birmingham, W.C., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N. & Spahr, C. (2020). Complex assessment of relationship quality within dyads. Journal of Community Psychology. Vol. 48, 2221-2237. Accepted, 09/01/2020.
  • Uchino, B.N. & Rook, K.S. (2020). Emotions, relationships, health and illness into old age. Maturitas. Vol. 139, 42-48. Accepted, 06/01/2020.
  • Uchino, B.N., Cronan, S. & Landvatter, J. (2020). Interpersonal processes. Vol. Encyclopedia of Behavioral Med, Springer. Published, 01/01/2020.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-6439-6_1425-3
  • Flores, M. & Ruiz, J.M., Goans, C., Butler, E.A., Uchino, B.N., Harai, M . . . Smith, T.W. (2020). Ethnic differences in social networks and support: Measurement considerations, and implications for disparities research. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology. Vol. 26, 189-199. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Baron, C.E. & Smith, T.W., Baucom, B.R., Uchino, B.N., Williams, P.G., Sundar, K.M., Czajkowski, L. (2020). Relationships partner social behavior and CPAP adherence: The role of autonomy support. Health Psychology. Vol. 39, 325-334. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Diets-Lebehn, C. & Smith, T.W., Baucom, B.R.W., Nealey-Moore, J.B., Uchino, B.N., Berg, C.A. (2020). Two-dimension assessment of marital functioning across adulthood: The Quality of Relationships Inventory. Journal of Family Issues. Vol. 41, 692-707. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Uchino, B.N. & Cronan, S., Scott, E., Landvatter, J., Papadakis, M. (2020). Social support and stress, depression, and cardiovascular disease. . (pp. 211-223). Elsevier. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Uchino, B.N. & Birmingham, W., Landvatter, J., Cronan, S., Scott, E., Smith, T.W. (2020). Self-rated health and age-related differences in ambulatory blood pressure: The mediating role of behavioral and affective factors. Psychosomatic Medicine. Vol. 82, 402-408. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Mikal, J.P. & Beckstrand, M.J., Grande, S.W., Parks, E., Oyenuga, M., Odebunmi, T., Okedele, O., Uchino, B.N., Horvath, K. (2020). Online social support among breast cancer patients: Longitudinal changes to Facebook use following breast cancer diagnosis and transition off therapy. Journal of Cancer Survivorship. Vol. 14, 322-330. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Smith, T.W. & Baron, C.E., Caska-Wallace, C.M., Knobloch-Fedders, L., Renshaw, K.D., Uchino, B.N. (2020). PTSD in veterans, couple behavior, and cardiovascular responses during marital conflict. Emotion. Vol. 154, 107928. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Smith, T.W. & Deits-Lebehn, C., Williams, P.G., Baucom, B.R., Uchino, B.N. (2020). Towards a social psychophysiology of vagally-mediated heart rate variability: Concepts and methods in self-regulation, emotion, and interpersonal processes. Social and Personality Psychology Compass. Vol. 14, e12516. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Smith, T.W. & Baron, C.E., Deits-Lebehn, C., Uchino, B.N., Berg, C.A. (2020). Is it me or you? Marital conflict behavior and blood pressure reactivity. Journal of Family Psychology. Vol. 34, 503-508. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Uchino, B.N. & Landvatter, J., Zee, K., Bolger, N. (2020). Social support and antibody responses to vaccination: A meta-analysis. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. Vol. 54, 567-574. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Cribbet, M. & Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Nealey-Moore, J.B., Baucom, B.W. (2020). Autonomic influences on heart rate during marital conflict: Associations with high frequency heart rate variability and cardiac pre-ejection period. Biological Psychology. Vol. 151, 107847. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Mikal, J.P. & Beckstrand, M.J., Grande, S.W., Parks, E., Oyenuga, M., Odebunmi, T., Okedele, O., Uchino, B.N., Horvath, K. (2020). Online support seeking and breast cancer patients: Changes in support seeking behavior following diagnosis and transition off cancer therapy. Health Communication. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Felt, J.M. & Russell, M.A., Ruiz, J.M., Johnson, J.A., Uchino, B.N., Allison, M., Smith, T.W., Taylor, D.J., Ahn, C., Smyth, J. (2020). A multimethod approach examining the relative contributions of optimism and pessimism to cardiovascular disease risk markers. Journal of Behavioral Medicine. Vol. 43, 839-849. Accepted, 01/2020.
  • Uchino, B.N. & Landvatter, J., Cronan, S., Scott, E., Papadakis, M., Smith, T.W., Bosch, J.A., & Joel, S. (2019). Self-rated health and inflammation: A test of depression and sleep quality as mediators. Psychosomatic Medicine. Vol. 81, 328-332. Published, 12/2019.
  • Uchino, B.N. & de Grey, R.G., Cronan, S., & Trettevik, R. (2019). Social relationships. (pp. 141-145). Cambridge University Press. Published, 11/2019.
  • Diets-Lebehn, C. & Smith, T.W., Grove, J.L., Williams, P.G., Uchino, B.N. (2019). Dispositional mindfulness, nonattachment, and experiential avoidance in the interpersonal circumplex. Personality and Individual Differences. Vol. 151, 109522. Accepted, 03/01/2019.
  • Uchino, B.N., Bowen, K., Kent, R., Mikal, J., & Fisher, E.B. (2018). Social support and physical health: Models, mechanisms, and opportunities. In E. Fisher, L. Cameron, A, Christensen, U. Ehlert, B. Oldenburg, & F. Snoek (Eds.), Principles and concepts of behavioral medicine: A global handbook, pp. 341-372. New York: Springer. Published, 11/2018.
  • Kent de Grey, Robert, Uchino, B.N., Trettevik, R., Cronan, S. & Hogan, S. (2018). Social support and sleep: A meta-analysis. Health Psychology. Vol. 37, 787-798. Published, 07/2018.
  • Kent de Grey, R., Uchino, B.N., Trettevik, R., Cronan, S. & Hogan, J. (2018). Social support. In D.S. Dunn (Ed.), Oxford Bibliographies in Psychology. Oxford University Press. DOI: 10.1093/OBO/9780199828340-0204. Published, 07/2018.
  • Cronan, S., Uchino, B.N., Kent de Grey, R.G., & Trettevik, R. (2018). Interpersonal processes. In. M. Gellman & J. Turner (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine. New York: Springer. Published, 01/2018.
  • Uchino, B.N. & Way, B.M. (2017). Integrative pathways linking close family ties to health: A neurochemical perspective. American Psychologist. Vol. 72, 290-300. Published, 11/2017.
  • Dietch, J.R & Taylor, D, Smyth, J.M., Ahn, C., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Allison, M., Ruiz, J.M. (2017). Gender and Racial/Ethnic Differences in Sleep Duration in the North Texas Heart Study. Sleep Health. Vol. 3, 324-327. Published, 06/2017.
  • Ruiz, J.M. & Taylor, D.J., Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., Allison, M., Ahn, C., Johnson, J., & Smyth, J.M. (2017). Evaluating the longitudinal risk of social vigilance on atherosclerosis: study protocol for the North Texas Heart Study. BMJ Open. Published, 05/2017.
  • Barger, S.D. & Uchino, B.N. (2017). Racial and ethnic variation in the association of social integration with mortality: Ten-year prospective population-based US study. Scientific Reports. Vol. 7. Published, 03/2017.
  • Uchino, B.N. & Cribbet, M., de Grey, R.G., Cronan, S., Trettevik, R. & Smith, T.W. (2017). Dispositional optimism and sleep quality: A test of mediating pathways. Journal of Behavioral Medicine. Vol. 40, 360-365. Published, 03/2017.
  • Moore, S. & Uchino, B. N., Baucom, B. R., Behrends, A. A., & Sanbonmatsu, D. M. (2017). Attitude similarity and familiarity and their links to mental health: An examination of potential interpersonal mediators. The Journal of Social Psychology. 77-85. Published, 02/2017.
  • Hill, T.D., Uchino, B.N., Eckhardt, J.L., & Angel, J.L. (2016). Perceived social support trajectories and the all-cause mortality risk of older Mexican American women and men. Research on Aging, 38, 374-398. Published, 10/2016.
  • Mikal, J., Rice, R.E., Kent, R., & Uchino, B.N. (2016). 100 million strong: A case study of group identification and deindividuation on Imgur.Com. New Media and Society, 18, 2485-2506. Published, 10/2016.
  • Birmingham, W.C. & Uchino, B.N. (2016). Social Factors in Health. In H. Miller (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Theory in Psychology. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE http://dx.doi.org/10.4135/9781483346274.n301. Published, 08/2016.
  • Ong, A.D., Uchino, B.N., & Wethington, E. (2016). Loneliness and health in older adults: A review and synthesis. Gerontology, 62, 443-449. doi: 10.1159/000441651. Published, 08/2016.
  • Uchino, B.N., Bowen, K., & Kent, R. (2016). Social support and mental health. In H. Friedman, K. Fingerman, Encyclopedia of Mental Health, 2nd Edition (pp. 189-195). Oxford: Elsevier. Published, 07/2016.
  • Uchino, B.N., Ong, A., Queen, T.L., & Kent, R.G. (2016). Theories of social support in health and aging. In V. Bengtson & R. Setttersten (Eds.), Handbook of Theories of Aging, (pp. 235-258). New York: Springer. Published, 06/2016.
  • Uchino, B.N., Kent de Grey, R.G., & Cronan, S. (2016). The quality of social networks predicts age-related changes in cardiovascular reactivity to stress. Psychology and Aging, 31, 321-326. Published, 06/2016.
  • Cundiff, J.M., Smith, T.W., Baron, C.E., & Uchino, B.N. (2016). Hierarchy and health: Physiological effects of interpersonal experiences associated with socioeconomic position. Health Psychology, 35, 356-365. Published, 04/2016.
  • Cundiff, J.M., Birmingham, W.C., Uchino, B.N., & Smith, T.W. (2016). Marital quality buffers the association between socioeconomic status and ambulatory blood pressure. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 50, 330-335.. Published, 04/2016.
  • Baron, C.E., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Baucom, B.R., & Birmingham, W. (2016). Getting along and getting ahead: Affiliation and dominance predict ambulatory blood pressure. Health Psychology, 35, 253-261. Published, 03/2016.
  • Uchino, B.N., Ruiz, J.M., Smith, T.W., Smyth, J.M., Taylor, D.J., Allison, M., & Ahn, C. (2016). Ethnic/Racial differences in the association between social support and levels of C-reactive proteins in the North Texas Heart Study. Psychophysiology, 53, 64-70. Published, 01/2016.
  • Uchino, B.N., Bowen, K., Kent de Gray, R.G., Smith, T.W. Baucom, B.R., Light, K.A., & Ray, S. (2016). Loving-kindness meditation improves relationship negativity and psychological well-being: A pilot study. Psychology, 7, 6-11. DOI: 10.4236/psych.2016.71002. Published, 01/2016.
  • Sanbonmatsu, D,M., Posovac, S., Behrends, A., Moore, S., & Uchino, B.N. (2015). Why a confirmation strategy dominates psychological science. PLOS One. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138197. Published, 11/2015.
  • Allen, J.P., Uchino, B.N., & Hafen, C. (2015). Running with the pack: Teen-peer relationship qualities as predictors of adult physical health. Psychological Science, 26, 1574-1583. Published, 10/2015.
  • Kent, R. G., Uchino, B. N., Cribbet, M. R., Bowen, K., and Smith, T. W. (2015). Social relationships and sleep quality. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 49, 912-917. DOI 10.1007/s12160-015-9711-6. Published, 08/2015.
  • Birmingham, W., Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., Light, K.C., & Butner, J. (2015). It's complicated: Marital partner’s perceptions of ambivalent behavior on ambulatory blood pressure and daily interpersonal functioning. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 49, 743-753. Published, 06/2015.
  • Holt-Lunstad, J. & Uchino, B.N. (2015). Social support and health. In K. Glanz, B. Rimer, & K. Viswanath (Eds.). Health Behavior: Theory, Research and Practice (pp. 183-204). Hoboken, NJ: Jossey-Bass/Wiley. Published, 06/2015.
  • Uchino, B.N., Ruiz, J.M., Smith, T.W., Smyth, J.M., Taylor, D.J., Allison, M., & Ahn, C. (2015). The strength of family ties: Perceptions of network relationship quality and levels of C-Reactive Proteins in the North Texas Heart Study. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 49, 776-781. Please also see: Erratum to: Ann. Behav. Med. DOI 10.1007/s12160-015-9699-y. Published, 05/2015.
  • Henry, N.J., Smith, T.W., Butner, J., Berg, C.A., Sewell, K.K., & Uchino, B.N. (2015). Marital quality, depressive symptoms, and the metabolic syndrome: A couples structural model. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 38, 497-506. Published, 03/2015.
  • Uchino, B.N., Cawthon, R.M., Smith, T.W., Kent, R.G., Bowen, K., & Light, K.C. (2015). A cross-sectional analysis of the association between perceived network social control and telomere length. Health Psychology, 34, 531-538. Published, 02/2015.
  • Cundiff, J.M., Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., & Birmingham, W. (2015). Socioeconomic status and health: Education and income are independent and joint predictors of ambulatory blood pressure. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 38, 9-16. Published, 02/2015.
  • Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Bosch, J.A., & Kent, R.G. (2014). Trait hostility is associated with systemic inflammation in married couples: An actor-partner analysis. Biological Psychology, 102, 51-53. Published, 10/2014.
  • MacKenzie, J.J., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., White, P.H., Light, K.C., & Grewen, K.M. (2014). Depressive symptoms, anger/hostility, and relationship quality in young couples. Journal of Social and Clinicial Psychology, 33, 380-396. Published, 08/2014.
  • Mikal, J., Rice, R.E., Kent, R.G,, & Uchino, B.N. (2014). Common voice: Analysis of behavior modification and content convergence in a popular online community. Computers in Human Behavior, 35, 506-515. Published, 08/2014.
  • Bowen, K., Uchino, B.N., Birmingham, W., Carlisle, M. Smith, T.W., & Light, K.S. (2014). The stress-buffering effects of functional social support on ambulatory blood pressure. Health Psychology, 33, 1440-1443. Published, 06/2014.
  • Caska, C.M., Smith, T.W., Renshaw, K.D., Allen, S.N., Uchino, B.N., Birmingham, W., Carlisle, M. (2014). Posttraumatic stress disorder and responses to couple conflict: Implications for cardiovascular risk. Health Psychology, 33, 1273-1280. Published, 06/2014.
  • Skinner, M.A., Berg, C.A., & Uchino, B.N. (2014). Contextual variation in adults’ emotion regulation during everyday problem solving. In C. Herzog (Ed.), Oxford Handbook of Emotion, Social Cognition, and Everyday Problem Solving (pp. 175-189). New York: Oxford Press. Published, 06/2014.
  • Sanbonmatsu, D.M., Hill, J.B., Moore, S.M., Behrends, A.A., & Uchino, B.N. (2014). Selective testing of possible causes of personal stress: Effects on coping intentions. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 33, 789-804. Published, 04/2014.
  • Cribbet, M.R., Carlisle, M., Cawthon, R.M., Uchino, B.N., Williams, P.G., Smith, T.W., Gunn, H.E., & Light, K.C. (2014). Cellular aging and restorative processes: Subjective sleep quality and duration moderate the association between age and telomere length in a sample of middle-aged and older adults. Sleep, 37, 65-70. Published, 04/2014.
  • Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., & Berg, C.A. (2014). Spousal relationship quality and cardiovascular risk: Dyadic perceptions of relationship ambivalence are associated with coronary calcification. Psychological Science, 25, 1037-1042. Published, 02/2014.
  • Campo, R.A. & Uchino, B.N. (2013). Humans’ bonding with their companion dogs: Cardiovascular benefits during and after stress. Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare, 40, 237-259. Published, 12/2013.
  • MacKenzie, J.J., Smith, T.W., & Uchino, B.N. (2013). Cardiovascular reactivity during stressful speaking tasks in Mexican-American women: Effects of language use and interaction partner ethnicity. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 36, 621-631. Published, 11/2013.
  • Uchino, B.N., Bowen, K., Carlisle, M., Reblin, M., & Campo, R. (2013). Interpersonal processes. In. M. Gellman & J. Turner (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine. New York: Springer. Published, 11/2013.
  • Uchino, B.N., Bosch, J.A., Smith, T.W., Carlisle, M., Birmingham, W., Bowen, K.S., Light, K.C., Heaney, J., & O’Hartaigh, Briain (2013). Relationships and cardiovascular risk: Perceived spousal ambivalence in specific relationship contexts and its links to inflammation. Health Psychology, 32, 1067-1075. Published, 09/2013.
  • Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., Carlisle, M., Birmingham, W.C., & Light, K.C. (2013) The quality of spouses’ social networks contributes to each other’s cardiovascular risk. PLoS ONE, 8, e71881. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0071881. Published, 08/2013.
  • Uchino, B.N., Sanbonmatsu, D.M., & Birmingham, W. (2013). Knowing your partner is not enough: Spousal importance moderates the link between attitude familiarity and ambulatory blood pressure. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 36, 549-555. Published, 08/2013.
  • Darbonne, A., Uchino, B.N., & Ong, A.D. (2013). What mediates links between age and well-being? A test of social support and interpersonal conflict as potential interpersonal pathways. Journal of Happiness Studies, 14, 951-963. Published, 05/2013.
  • Bowen, K.S., Birmingham, W., Uchino, B.N. Carlisle, M., Smith, T.W., & Light, K.C. (2013). Specific dimensions of perceived support and ambulatory blood pressure: Which support functions appear most beneficial and for whom? International Journal of Psychophysiology, 88, 317-324. Published, 05/2013.
  • Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., MacKenzie, J., Hicks, A., Campo, R.A., Reblin, M., Grewen, K., Amico, J.A., & Light, K.C. (2013). Effects of couple interactions and relationship quality on plasma oxytocin and cardiovascular reactivity: Empirical findings and methodological considerations. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 88, 271-281. Published, 05/2013.
  • Pietromonaco, P.R., Uchino, B.N., & Dunkel-Schetter, C. (2013). Close relationship processes and health: Implications of attachment theory for health and disease. Health Psychology, 32, 499-513. Published, 05/2013.
  • Uchino, B.N. (2013). Understanding the links between social ties and health: On building stronger bridges with relationship science. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 30, 155-162. Published, 02/2013.
  • Cundiff, J.M., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., & Berg, C.A. (2013). Subjective social status: Construct validity and associations with psychosocial vulnerability and self-rated health. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 20, 148-158. Published, 01/2013.
  • Uchino, B.N., Cawthon, R., Smith, T.W., Light, K.G., McKenzie, J., Carlisle, M., Gunn, H., Birmingham, W., & Bowen, K. (2012). Social relationships and health: Is feeling positive, negative, or both (ambivalent) related to telomeres? Health Psychology, 31, 789-796. Published, 11/2012.
  • Smith, T.W., Birmingham, W., & Uchino, B.N. (2012). Evaluative threat and ambulatory blood pressure: Cardiovascular effects of social stress in daily experience. Health Psychology, 31, 763-766. Published, 11/2012.
  • Reblin, M., Ellington, L., Latimer, S., Uchino, B.N., Roter, D., & Maxwell, A. (2012). Communication Style Affects Physiological Response in Simulated Cancer Risk Reduction Interactions. Journal of Applied Biobehavioral Research, 17, 129-156. Published, 10/2012.
  • Ong, A.D., Rothstein, J.D., & Uchino, B.N. (2012). Loneliness accentuates age differences in cardiovascular responses to social evaluative threat. Psychology and Aging, 27, 190-198. Published, 09/2012.
  • Sanbonmatsu, D.M., Uchino, B.N., Wong, K.K., & Seo, J.Y. (2012). Getting along better: The role of attitude familiarity in relationship functioning. Social Cognition, 30, 350-361. Published, 07/2012.
  • Uchino, B.N., Bowen, K., Carlisle, M., & Birmingham, W. (2012). What are the Psychological Pathways Linking Social Support to Health Outcomes? A Visit with the "Ghosts" of Research Past, Present, and Future. Social Science and Medicine., 74, 949-957. Published, 06/2012.
  • Uchino, B.N., Vaughn, A.A., Carlisle, M., & Birmingham, W. (2012). Social support and immunity. In S. Segerstrom (Ed.) The Oxford Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology (pp. 214-233). New York: Oxford Press. Published, 06/2012.
  • Carlisle, M., Uchino, B.N., Sanbonmatsu, D.M., Smith, T.W., Cribbet, M.R., Birmingham, W., Light, K.A., & Vaughn, A.A. (2012). Subliminal activation of social ties moderates cardiovascular reactivity during acute stress. Health Psychology, 31, 217-225. Published, 05/2012.
  • Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Berg, C.A., & Florsheim, P. (2012). Marital discord and coronary artery disease: A comparison of behaviorally-defined discrete groups. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 80, 87-92. Published, 03/2012.
  • Smith, T.W., Cundiff, J.M., & Uchino, B.N. (2012). Interpersonal Motives and Cardiovascular Reactivity: Mechanisms Linking Dominance and Social Status with Coronary Heart Disease. In Wright, R.A. & Gendolla, G.H.E. (Eds.), Motivational Perspectives on Cardiovascular Response, (pp. 387-306). Washington, D.C.: APA. Published, 02/2012.
  • Smith, T. W., Uchino B. N. Florsheim P., Berg, C. A., Butner, J., Hawkins, M., Henry, N. J. M., Beveridge R. M., Pearce, G., Hopkins, P. N., & Yoon, H. (2011). Affiliation and control during marital disagreement, history of divorce and asymptomatic coronary artery calcification in older couples. Psychosomatic Medicine, 73, 350-357. Published, 11/2011.
  • Cundiff, J.M., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., & Berg, C.A. (2011). An interpersonal analysis of subjective social status and psychosocial risk. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 30, 47-74. Published, 04/2011.
  • *Sanbonmatsu, D.M., *Uchino, B.N., & Birmingham, W. (2011). On the importance of knowing your partner's views: Attitude familiarity is associated with better interpersonal functioning and lower ambulatory blood pressure in daily life. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 41, 131-137. * Co-1st authors. Published, 03/2011.
  • Uchino, B.N., Carlisle, M.C., Birmingham, W., & Vaughn, A.A. (2011). Social Support and the Reactivity Hypothesis: Conceptual Issues in Examining the Efficacy of Received Support During Acute Psychological Stress. Biological Psychology, 86, 137-142. Published, 03/2011.
  • Traupman, E.K., Smith, T.W., Flosheim, P., Berg, C.A., & Uchino, B.N. (2011). Appraisals of spouse affiliation and control during marital conflict: Common and specific cognitive correlates among facets of negative affectivity. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 35, 187-198. Published, 03/2011.
  • Smith, T.W., Cribbitt, M.A., Nealey-Moore, J.B., Uchino, B.N., Williams, P.G., MacKenzie, J., & Thayer, J.F. (2011). Matters of the Variable Heart: Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia Response to Marital Interaction and Associations with Marital Quality. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 100, 103-119. Published, 02/2011.
  • Williams, P.G., Smith, T.W., Gunn, H.E., & Uchino, B.N. (2011). Personality and stress: Individual differences in exposure, reactivity, recovery, and restoration. In R. Contrada and A. Baum (Eds.), Handbook of Stress Science (pp. 231-246). Springer. Published, 01/2011.
  • Uchino, B.N. & Birmingham, W. (2011). Stress and Social Support Processes. In R. Contrada and A. Baum (Eds.), Handbook of Stress Science (pp. 111-122). Springer. Published, 01/2011.
  • Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., Birmingham, W., Carlisle, M.C. (2011). Social neuroscientific pathways linking social support to health. In J.Decaty & J. Cacioppo, Handbook of Social Neuroscience (pp. 804-813). New York: Oxford. Published, 01/2011.
  • Reblin, M., Uchino, B.N., & Smith, T.W. (2010). Provider and Recipient Factors that May Moderate the Effectiveness of Received Support: Examining the Effects of Relationship Quality and Expectations for Support on Behavioral and Cardiovascular Reactions. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 33, 423-431. Published, 12/2010.
  • Uchino, B.N., Thoman, D., Byerly, S. (2010). Inference Patterns in Social Psychology: The Use and Impact of Confirmation, Falsification, and Crucial Tests. Social and Personality Psychology COMPASS, 4, 417-427. Published, 09/2010.
  • Uchino, B.N. & Birmingham, W. (2011). Stress and Social Support Processes. In R. Contrada and A. Baum (Eds.), Handbook of Stress Science (pp. 111-122). New York: Springer. Accepted, 06/2010.
  • Smith, T.W., Traupman, E.K., Uchino, B.N, & Berg, C. A. (2010). Interpersonal Circumplex Descriptions of Psychosocial Risk Factors for Physical Disease: Application to hostility, neuroticism, and marital adjustment. Journal of Personality, 78, 1011-1036. Published, 03/2010.
  • Uchino, B.N., Birmingham, W., Berg, C.A. (2010). Are Older Adults Less or More Physiologically Reactive? A Meta-Analysis of Age-Related Differences in Cardiovascular Reactivity to Laboratory Tasks. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 65B, 154-162. Published, 03/2010.
  • Birmingham, W., Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., Light, K.C., & Sanbonmatsu, D.M. (2009). Social Ties and Cardiovascular Function: An Examination of Relationship Positivity and Negativity during Stress. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 74, 114-119. Published, 2009.
  • Uchino, B.N. (2009). Understanding the links between social support and physical health: A lifespan perspective with emphasis on the separability of perceived and received support. Perspectives in Psychological Science, 4, 236-255. Published, 2009.
  • Uchino, B.N. (2009). What a lifespan perspective might tell us about why distinct measures of support have differential links to physical health. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 26, 53-62. Published, 2009.
  • Uchino, B.N. & Reblin, M. (2009). Health and relationships. In H. Reis and S. Sprecher (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Human Relationships (pp. 792-797). New York: Sage. Published, 2009.
  • Ellington, L, Matwin, S., Uchino, B.N., Jasti, S., Duldley, W., & Roter, D. (2009). The body’s response to health care provider communication: The impact of dominant versus facilitative styles. Journal of Applied Biobehavioral Research, 13, 67-85. Published, 2009.
  • Traupman, E.K., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Berg, C.A., Trobst, K.K., & Costa, P.T., jr. (2009). Interpersonal circumplex octant, control, and affiliation scales for the NEO-PI-R. Personality and Individual Differences, 47, 457-463. Published, 2009.
  • Uchino, B.N., Ruiz, J.M., & Holt-Lunstad, J. (2009). Stress. In D. Sanders & K.R. Scherer (Eds.), Oxford Companion to Affective Sciences (pp. 383-386). New York: Oxford University Press. Published, 2009.
  • Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Berg, C.A., Florsheim, P., Pearce, G., Hawkins, M., Henry, N.J.M., Beveridge, R.M., Skinner, M.A., Ko, K., & Olsen-Cerny, C. (2009). Conflict and Collaboration in Middle-Aged and Older Couples: II: Cardiovascular Reactivity during Marital Interaction. Psychology and Aging, 24, 274-286. Published, 2009.
  • Smith, T.W., Berg, C.A., Florsheim, P., Uchino, B.N., Pearce, G., Hawkins, M., Henry, N.J.M., Beveridge, R.M., Skinner, M.A., & Olsen-Cerny, C. (2009). Conflict and collaboration in middle-aged and older couples: I: Age differences in agency and communion during marital interaction. Psychology and Aging, 24, 259-273. Published, 2009.
  • Campo, R.A., Uchino, B.N., Holt-Lunstad, J., Vaughn, A.A., Reblin, M., & Smith, T.W. (2009). The Assessment of Positivity and Negativity in Social Networks: The Reliability and Validity of the Social Relationships Index. Journal of Community Psychology, 37, 471-486. Published, 2009.
  • Reblin, M. & Uchino, B.N. (2008). Social and emotional support and its implications for health. Current Opinions in Psychiatry, 21, 201-205. Published, 2008.
  • Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Berg, C.A., Florsheim, P., Pearce, G., Hawkins, M., Henry, N., Beverage, R., Skinner, M., Hopkins, P.N., & Yoon, H-C. (2008). Associations of Self-Reports versus Spouse Ratings of Negative Affectivity, Dominance and Affiliation with Coronary Artery Disease: Where Should We Look and Who Should We Ask When Studying Personality and Health? Health Psychology, 27, 676-684. Published, 2008.
  • Uchino, B.N., Vaughn, A.A., & Matwin, S. (2008). Social Psychological Processes Linking Personality to Physical Health: A Multilevel Analysis with Emphasis on Trait Hostility and Optimism. In F. Rhodewalt (Ed.), Personality and Social Behavior (pp.251-284). New York: Psychology Press. Published, 2008.
  • Holt-Lunstad, J.L., Smith, T.W., & Uchino, B.N. (2008). Can hostility interfere with the health benefits of giving and receiving social support? The impact of cynical hostility on cardiovascular reactivity during social support interactions among friends. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 35, 319-330. Published, 2008.
  • Ko, K., Berg, C., Butner, J., Uchino, B.N., & Smith, T.W. (2007). Profiles of successful aging in middle-aged and older adult married couples. Psychology and Aging, 22, 705-718. Published, 2007.
  • Berg, C., Smith, T.W., Ko, K., Beveridge, R., Story, N., Henry, N., Florsheim, P., Pearce, G., Uchino, B.N., Skinner, M., & Glazer, K. (2007). Task control and cognitive abilities of self and spouse in collaboration in middle-aged and older couples. Psychology and Aging, 22, 420-427. Published, 2007.
  • Uchino, B.N., Holt-Lunstad, J., Uno, D., Campo, R., & Reblin, M. (2007). The social neuroscience of relationships: An examination of health relevant pathways. In E. Harmon-Jones & P. Winkielman (Eds.), Social neuroscience: Integrating Biological and Psychological Explanations of Social Behavior, pp. 474-492. New York: Guilford. Published, 2007.
  • Holt-Lunstad, J.L., Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., & Hicks, A. (2007). On the Importance of Relationship Quality: The Impact of Ambivalence in Friendships on Cardiovascular Functioning. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 33, 278-290. Published, 2007.
  • Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., Holt-Lunstad, J.L., Campo, R., & Reblin, M. (2007). Stress and illness. In J. Cacioppo, L. Tassinary, & G. Berntson (Eds.), Handbook of Psychophysiology (3rd edition), pp. 608-632. New York: Cambridge University Press. Published, 2007.
  • Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N. et al. (2007). Hostile Personality Traits and Coronary Artery Calcification in Middle-Aged and Older Married Couples: Different Effects for Self-Reports versus Spouse Ratings. Psychosomatic Medicine, 69, 441-448. Published, 2007.
  • Nealey-Moore, J.B., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Hawkins, M.W., & Olson-Cerny, C. (2007). Cardiovascular reactivity during positive and negative marital interactions. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 30, 505-519. Published, 2007.
  • Glazer-Baron, K.M., Smith, T.W., Butner, J., Nealey-Moore, J., Hawkins, M.W., & Uchino, B.N. (2007). Hostility, Anger, and Marital Adjustment: Concurrent and Prospective Associations with Psychosocial Vulnerability. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 30, 1-10. Published, 2007.
  • Smith, T.W. & Uchino, B.N. (2007). Measuring Physiological Processes in Biopsychosocial Research: Basic principles amid growing complexity. In L.J. Lueken & L.C. Gallo (Eds.), Handbook of Physiological Methods in Health Psychology, pp. 11-33. New York: Sage. Published, 2007.
  • Uchino, B.N. (2006). Social support and health: A review of physiological processes potentially underlying links to disease outcomes. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 29, 377-387. Published, 2006.
  • Bloor, L.E., Sandler, R.S., Martin, C., Uchino, B.N., & Kinney, A.Y. (2006). Associations between emotional support and health-related quality of life among a population-based sample of Blacks and Whites. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 25, 96-116. Published, 2006.
  • Uchino, B.N., Berg, C.A., Smith, T.W., Pearce, G., & Skinner, M. (2006). Age-related differences in ambulatory blood pressure reactivity during stress: Evidence for greater blood pressure reactivity with age. Psychology and Aging, 21, 231-239. Published, 2006.
  • Ruiz, J.M., Uchino, B.N., & Smith, T.W. (2006). Hostility and Sex Differences in the Magnitude, Duration, and Determinants of Heart Rate Response to Forehead Cold Pressor: Parasympathetic Aspects of Risk. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 60, 274-283. Published, 2006.
  • Uchino, B.N., Holt-Lunstad, J., Bloor, L.E, & Campo, R.A. (2005). Aging and cardiovascular reactivity to stress: Longitudinal evidence for changes in stress reactivity. Psychology and Aging, 20, 134-143. Published, 2005.

Presentations

  • Leete, J. J., Dietch, J. R., Ahn, C., Allison, M., Smith, T. W., Smyth, J. M., Uchino, B. N., Taylor, D. J., Ruiz, J. M. (2022, November 4-6). Measuring the Two-Year Stability of Actigraphy and Sleep Diaries in an Adult Community Sample [Poster Presentation]. Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine 2022 Annual Scientific Conference, Washington,DC. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 11/2022.
  • Uchino, B.N. (December, 2020). Is social support primarily positive? On the importace of considering positivity, negativity, aand ambivalence in support processes. Paper presented at the APS virtual conference on Pursuing Health Equity in the Context of COVID-19: The Essential Role of Psychosomatic Science. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 12/04/2020.
  • Uchino, B.N. (October, 2020). What is a “healthy” relationship? Biological mechanisms linking positivity, negativity, and ambivalence in relationships to health. Paper presented to the Ohio State University Group for Attitudes and Persuasion, Department of Psychology. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/16/2020.
  • Uchino, B.N. (May, 2020). Understanding the biological impacts of social isolation and loneliness. Paper presented for webinar on Social Isolation and Loneliness Among Older Americans During COVID-19. Sponsored by the National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging and the Coalition to End Social Isolation and Loneliness. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/01/2020.
  • Uchino, B.N. (February, 2019). Social relationships and biological risk: Associations and implications. Paper presented to the Committee on the Health and Medical Dimensions of Social Isolation and Loneliness in Older Adults, The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/2019.
  • Doyle, C.Y., Ruiz, J.M., Dietch J., Taylor, D.J., Ahn, C., Allison, M., Smith, T.W., Smyth, J., Uchino, B. N. (2018). Subjective, But Not Objective, Measures of Sleep Continuity Are Associated with Perceived Stress in a Community Sample. Poster presented at the 32nd Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, LLC, June 2018, Baltimore, MD. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 06/2018.
  • Beckstrand, M., Parks, E., Oyenuga, M., Odebunmi, T., Okedele, O., Uchino, B.N., Horvath, K. (2018). Changes in Online Support Seeking following Transitions in Cancer Treatment. Paper presenedat the Communication, Medicine and Ethics Conference (COMET), Birmingham, UK. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 06/2018.
  • Beckstrand, M., Parks, E., Oyenuga, M., Odebunmi, T., Okedele, O., Uchino, B.N., Horvath, K. (2018). Facebook and Social Support: an analysis of the nature and quality of online support provision following health transitions. Paper presented at the Communication, Medicine and Ethics Conference (COMET), Birmingham, UK. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 06/2018.
  • Health Psychology and the Study of Social Relationships. Paper presented to the University of Utah Psi Chi honor society, Department of Psychology. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/2018.
  • Uchino, B.N. (December, 2017). Social relationships and cardiovascular risk: On the importance of considering both positivity and negativity. Paper presented at the University of Utah Grand Rounds, Department of Psychiatry. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 12/2017.
  • Bourassa, K., Ruiz, J. M., Sbarra, D., Ahn, C., Allison, M., Smith, T. W., Smyth, J. Taylor, D. J., & Uchino, B. N. (2017). Marital status moderates the association of vigilance and ambulatory blood pressure. Poster to be presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, March, 2017, San Diego, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/2017.
  • Ruiz, J. M., Garcia, J. J., Flores, M., Ahn, C., Allison, M., Smith, T. W., Smyth, J. Taylor, D. J., & Uchino, B. N. (2017) Racial/Ethnic Differences in Progression of Subclinical Atherosclerosis in the North Texas Heart Study. Poster to be presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, March, 2017, San Diego, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/2017.
  • Garcia, J. J., Ruiz, J. M., Ahn, C., Allison, M., Smith, T. W., Smyth, J. Taylor, D. J., & Uchino, B. N. (2017). Racial/Ethnic Differences in Subclinical Atherosclerosis in the North Texas Heart Study. Poster to be presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, March, 2017, San Diego, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/2017.
  • Doyle, C., K., Flores, M., Ahn, C., Allison, M., Smith, T. W., Smyth, J., Taylor, D. J., Uchino, B. N., & Ruiz, J. M. (2017). A Good Night’s Sleep May Lower the Pressure: Actigraphy-Assessed Sleep Efficacy and Ambulatory Blood Pressure in a Community Sample. Poster to be presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, March, 2017, San Diego, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/2017.
  • Reblin, M., Birmingham, W.C., Smith, T.W. & Uchino, B.N. (June, 2015). Multi-situational, multi-dimensional measurement of dyadic relationship quality. Paper presented at the 2015 Mini-Conference of the International Association for Relationship Research, New Brunswick, NJ. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 06/2015.
  • Moore, S. M., Uchino, B. N., Baucom, B. R., Behrends, A. A., & Sanbonmatsu, D. M. Are relationships and mental health outcomes predicted by attitude similarity or familiarity in couples? (2015). Paper presented at the annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Long Beach, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 02/2015.
  • Birmingham, W.C., Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., Light, K.C., Bosch, J.A., Ridley, S., Reblin, M., Carlisle, M. (Feb 2015). Parenthood and Cardiovascular Health in Older Couples: An Examination of Parental Status, Resting Blood Pressure and Health Behaviors. Paper presented at the 16th annual Society for Personality and Social Psychology conference. Long Beach, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 02/2015.
  • Uchino, B.N. (October, 2014). Social ties and health: Insights gained from a broad perspective on relationship positivity and negativity. Paper presented at the University of British Columbia at Vancouver, Department of Psychology. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2014.
  • Hill, T., Uchino, B.N., Eckhardt, J., & Angel, J. (September, 2014). Social Support Trajectories and Mortality Risk among Older Mexican Americans. Paper presented at the International Conference on Aging in the Americas, Boulder, CO. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 09/2014.
  • Mikal, J.P., Rice, R.E., Kent, R.G., & Uchino, B.N. (2014, May). Common Voice: Analysis of behavior modification and content convergence in a popular online community. Paper presented at the International Communications Association, Seattle, WA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 05/2014.
  • Uchino, B.N. (March, 2014). Social relationships and health: On the importance of ambivalent ties for cardiovascular health and its intervention implications. Paper presented at the University of Texas at Austin, Department of Human Development and Family Sciences. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2014.
  • Bowen, K. S., Uchino, B. N., Rhodewalt, F. T., Sanbonmatsu, D., & White, P. H. (February 2014). Does choice moderate the effects of received social support on cardiovascular reactivity? Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Austin, TX. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 02/2014.
  • Uchino, B.N. (May, 2013). Charge to the graduates: Effective mentoring. Presented at the University of Utah College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Graduate Convocation. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2013.
  • Cundiff, J.M., Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., Cawthon, R., Light, K.C. (2013, March). Socioeconomic status and health: Income and education are joint predictors of telomere length in middle-aged and older women but not men. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/2013.
  • Cribbet, M.R., Carlisle, M., Cawthon, R.M., Uchino, B.N.Williams, P.G., Smith, T.W., Gunn, H.E., & Light, K.C.(2012, June). Cellular aging and restorative processes: Sleep quality moderates the association between age and telomere length in a sample of middle-aged and older adults. Paper to be presented at the annual meeting of Associated Professional Sleep Societies, Boston,MA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 06/2012.
  • Bowen, K., Birmingham, W., Uchino, Bert N., Carlisle, M., Smith, T., Light, K.C. (2011 October). Specific Dimensions of Perceived Support and Ambulatory Blood Pressure: Which Support Functions Appear Most Beneficial and Why? Paper presented at the annual conference for the International Association for Relational Research in Tucson, AZ. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/2011.
  • Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., MacKenzie, J., Hicks, A., Campo, R.A., Reblin, M., Grewen, K., Amico, J.A., & Light, K. (2011, Oct.). How Do Close Relationships “Get Under the Skin”? Effects of Couple Interactions and Relationship Quality on Cardiovascular Reactivity and Plasma Oxytocin. Paper presented at the annual conference for the International Association for Relational Research in Tucson, AZ. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/2011.
  • Uchino, B.N. (October, 2011). Understanding the links between social ties and health: On building stronger bridges with relationship science. Keynote address presented at the International Association of Relationship Research Conference on Health, Emotions, and Relationships, Tucson. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2011.
  • Uchino, B.N. (June, 2011). Towards an integrative analysis of relationship positivity and negativity on health. Paper presented at the Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research, Park City. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/2011.
  • Smith, Timothy W, Birmingham, W., Uchino, B. (2011 March). Evaluative Threat and Ambulatory Blood Pressure. Paper presented at the 69th Annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, San Antonio, TX. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/2011.
  • Cundiff, J.M., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., & Berg, C.A. (2011, March) Relative Status, Partner Dominance, Depression, and Self-Rated Health. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/2011.
  • Uchino, B.N. (October, 2010). Social Ties and Health: Explorations into Links between Relationship Quality and Partner Knowledge with Physiological Outcomes. Paper presented at the University of California at Los Angeles, Department of Psychology. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2010.
  • Uchino, B.N. (October, 2010). Social ties and health: Biological processes associated with relationships that might influence health outcomes. Paper presented at Utah State University, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2010.
  • Ellington, L., Reblin, M., Latimer, S., Uchino, B., Clayton, M., & Roter, D. (2010). Patient physiological response to facilitative vs. directive provider communication. Paper presented at the European Association for Communication in Health Care, Verona, Italy. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 06/2010.
  • Birmingham, W., Uchino, B. (2010). Ambivalence and Cardiovascular Function: Examining Ambulatory Blood Pressure and Marital Quality. Paper presented at the 31st annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM), Seattle, WA. Citation Award Winner. Meritorious Student Award Winner. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 04/2010.
  • Cundiff, J.M., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., & Berg, C.A. (2010) Subjective Social Status, Psychosocial Risk, and Self-Rated Health. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 04/2010.
  • Birmingham, W., Uchino, B., Smith, T., Light, K., Sanbonmatusu, D. (2010 January). Social Ties and Cardiovascular Function: An Examination of Relationship Positivity and Negativity during a Laboratory Stressor. Paper presented at the 11th annual SPSP conference, Las Vegas, Nevada. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 01/2010.
  • Carlisle, M., Uchino, B., Sanbonmatsu, D., Smith, T., Cribbit, M., Birmingham, W. (2010, January). Relationships and Health: Subliminal Activation of Relational Schemas and Concurrent Cardiovascular Response. Paper presented at the 11th annual SPSP conference, Las Vegas, Nevada. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 01/2010.
  • Cundiff, J.M., Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., & Berg, C.A. (2009) Subjective social status and psychosocial vulnerability in middle-aged and older couples. American Psychosomatic Society. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2009.
  • Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Florsheim, P., & Berg, C.A. (2009). Hostile control predicts cardiovascular reactivity during marital interaction. American Psychosomatic Society. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2009.
  • Henry, N., Smith, T.W., Butner, J.A., Berg, C.A., & Uchino, B.N. (2009). Marriage, depressive symptoms, and the metabolic syndrome: A couples’ structural model. American Psychosomatic Society. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2009.
  • Uchino, B.N. (October, 2009). Relationships and health: How social processes may influence health-related outcomes. Paper presented at Brigham Young University, Department of Psychology. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 2009.
  • Uchino, B.N. (October, 2009). Social relationships and health: An examination of physiological pathways. Paper presented at the University of Michigan, Research Center for Group Dynamics. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 2009.
  • Berg, C. A., Ko, K., Skinner, M., Smith, T., & Uchino, B. (2008). Gender differences in links between cognition and health in married couples. In C. Hoppmann & D. Gerstorf (Co-Organizers), Dyadic Interdependencies in Cognition and Health in Old Age. Symposium presented at Gerontological Society of America, National Harbor, MD. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2008.
  • Berg, C. A., Skinner, M., Ko, K., Uchino, B., & Smith, T. (2008). Collaborative coping and daily stress in middle-aged and older married couples. In R. Stawski & C. B. Rosnick (co-Organizers). Stress, Health, Well-being, and Cognition across the Adult Lifespan: Psychological and Biological Perspectives. Symposium presented at Gerontological Society of America, National Harbor, MD. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2008.
  • Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Berg, C.A., Florsheim, P., Pearce, G., Hawkins, M., Henry, N., Beveridge, R., Skinner, M., Hopkins, P.N., & Yoon, H.C. (2007). Dominance and affiliation as personality risk factors for coronary artery calcification. Society of Behavioral Medicine. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2007.
  • Smith, T.W., Berg, C., Uchino, B., Pearce, G. & Florsheim, P. (2006). Marital Conflict behavior and Coronary Artery Calcification. American Psychosomatic Society. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2006.
  • Berg, C. Smith, T., Skinner, M., Ko, K., Story, N., Allen, N., Beveridge, R., Pearce, G., Uchino, B., & Florsheim, P. (November, 2006). Cognitive and interpersonal factors involved in couples’ perceptions of collaborative problem solving. In J. Strough & C. Berg (Organizers). Social Cognition: Are two heads better than one? Symposium presented at annual Gerontological Society of America Meetings, Dallas, TX. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2006.
  • Glazer, K. M., Smith, T. W., Berg, C. A., Uchino, B. N., Florsheim, P., Henry, N. J., & Beveridge, R. (2006). Dispositional optimism as a predictor of affective and behavioral responses during marital interaction. Society of Behavioral Medicine. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2006.
  • Uchino, B.N., Smith, T.W., Berg, C.A., Pearce, G. & Florsheim, P. (March, 2005). Age, stress, and ambulatory blood pressure. Paper presented at the annual meetings of the American Psychosomatic Society, Vancouver, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2005.
  • Ko., K., Berg, C. A., Smith, T. W., & Uchino, B. (November, 2005). Profiles of successful aging in middle-age and older adult married couples. Poster presented at the annual Gerontological Society of America Meetings, Orlanda, FL. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2005.
  • Berg, C., Ko, K., Story, N., Allen, N., Beveridge, R., Smith, T., Florsheim, P, Pearce, G., Skinner, M., Uchino, B. (November, 2005) Cognitive Function and Interpersonal Control in Collaborative Problem Solving. In C. Berg & J. Strough (Chairs), Cognition in a social context. Symposium presented at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Orlando, FL. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2005.
  • Smith, T.W., Uchino, B.N., Light, K.A., Hicks, A. Campo, R., & MacKenzie, J. (March, 2005). Cardiovascular reactivity during negative and positive couple interactions. Paper presented at the annual meetings of the American Psychosomatic Society, Vancouver, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2005.
  • Smith, T.W., Berg, C.A., Uchino, B.N., Florsheim, P., & Pearce, G. (March, 2005). Assocation of spouse ratings of anxiety, anger, and depression with coronary artery calcification in healthy older adults. Paper presented at the annual meetings of the American Psychosomatic Society, Vancouver, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 2005.
  • Uchino, B.N. (January, 2005). The Social Neuroscience of Relationships: Social Ties, Cardiovascular Function, and Health. Paper presented at Close Relationships Pre-conference at the annual meeting of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 2005.
  • Uchino, B.N. (January, 2005). Physiological processes underlying social support. Paper presented at the University of Michigan, Research Center for Group Dynamics. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 2005.
  • Uchino, B.N. (November, 2005). Social Relationships, Physiological Processes, and Health Outcomes. Paper presented at Utah State University, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 2005.

Research Groups

  • Joshua Landvatter, Graduate Student. Psychology. 08/20/2018 - 04/03/2023.
  • Miranda Jones, Undergraduate Student. Psychology. 01/01/2018 - 12/31/2018.
  • Gus Erickson, Undergraduate Student. Psychology. 01/01/2018 - 12/31/2018.
  • Kaedyn Crabtree, Undergraduate Student. Psychology. 01/01/2018 - 12/31/2018.
  • Rahee Kim, Undergraduate Student. Psychology. 01/01/2018 - 12/31/2018.
  • Emily Scott, Graduate Student. Psychology. 09/01/2017 - 05/01/2021.
  • Jen Hines, Undergraduate Student. Psychology. 01/09/2017 - 05/01/2018.
  • Anderson Murakami, Undergraduate Student. Psychology. 01/09/2017 - 05/01/2018.
  • Celeste Butts, Undergraduate Student. Psychology. 01/01/2017 - 05/01/2018.
  • Michael Ettinger, Undergraduate Student. 09/2016 - 01/2017.
  • Fabiola Blanca Cisneros, Undergraduate Student. 09/2016 - 01/2017.
  • Divya Pandian, Undergraduate Student. 06/2016 - 01/2017.
  • Tianna Boyd, Undergraduate Student. 03/2016 - 01/2017.
  • Xuning Zhao, Undergraduate Student. 02/2016 - 01/2017.
  • Ryan Carlson, Undergraduate Student. 02/2016 - 01/2017.
  • Sarah Marcy, Undergraduate Student. 02/2016 - 01/2017.
  • Kendal Sudman, Undergraduate Student. 01/2016 - 10/2016.
  • Tyson Florence, Undergraduate Student. 01/2016 - 02/2018.
  • Joshua Landvetter, Undergraduate Student. Psychology. 01/01/2016 - 08/01/2018.
  • Jared Staheli, Undergraduate Student. 01/2016 - 04/2016.
  • Shannon Fournier, Undergraduate Student. 01/2016 - 01/2017.
  • Robert Kent de Grey, Graduate Student. Psychology. 01/01/2016 - 12/31/2016.
  • Sierra Cronan, Graduate Student. Psychology. 08/21/2015 - 05/01/2020.
  • Sierra Cronan, Graduate Student. Psychology. 01/01/2015 - 12/31/2016.
  • Ryan Trettevik, Postdoc. Psychology. 01/01/2015 - 12/31/2016.
  • Robert Kent, Graduate Student. Psychology. 08/2012 - 02/01/2015.