Publications and Media

Primary investigator, Laura Middleton, and students of every level have authored over 60 papers in highly respected peer-reviewed journals. The members of our lab are also involved in many invited presentations and round-table discussions. Recent presentations that are publicly accessible are listed below.

Recent Publications

Nieman T, *Bergelt M, Clancy J, Regan K, Hobson N, Dos Santos A, Middleton LE. Changes in cognitive control and mood across repeated exercise sessions. Appl Psychol Health Well Being. 2021 Jul 1. doi: 10.1111/aphw.12275. Online ahead of print.

*Bechard LE, *Bergelt M, *Neudorf B, *DeSouza TCMiddleton LE. Using the Health Belief Model to Understand Age Differences in Perceptions and Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Front Psychol. 2021 Apr 15;12:609893. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.609893. eCollection 2021.

Hobson N, Dupuis SL, Giangregorio LM, Middleton LE. Perceived Facilitators and Barriers to Exercise Among Older Adults With Mild Cognitive Impairment and Early Dementia. J Aging Phys Act. 2020 Apr 24;28(2):208-218. doi: 10.1123/japa.2019-0010.

Rockwood K, Andrew MK, Aubertin-Leheudre M, Belleville S, Bherer L, Bowles SK, Kehler DS, Lim A, Middleton L, Phillips N, Wallace LMK. CCCDTD5: Reducing the risk of later-life dementia. Evidence informing the Fifth Canadian Consensus Conference on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia (CCCDTD-5). (CCCDTD-5). Alzheimers Dement (N Y). 2020 Nov 11;6(1):e12083. doi: 10.1002/trc2.12083. PMID: 33204818.

Anstey KJ, Peters R, Zheng L, Barnes DE, Brayne C, Brodaty H, Chalmers J, Clare L, Dixon RA, Dodge H, Lautenschlager NT, Middleton LE, Qiu C, Rees G, Shahar S, Yaffe K. Future Directions for Dementia Risk Reduction and Prevention Research: An International Research Network on Dementia Prevention Consensus. J Alzheimers Dis. 2020;78(1):3-12. doi: 10.3233/JAD-200674. PMID: 32925063.

*Bergelt M, Fung Yuan V, O'Brien R, Middleton LE, Martins Dos Santos W. Moderate aerobic exercise, but not anticipation of exercise, improves cognitive control. PLoS One. 2020 Nov 13;15(11):e0242270. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0242270. PMID: 33186396.

*Bechard LE, McDougall A, Mitchell C, *Regan K, *Bergelt M, Dupuis S, Giangregorio L, Freeman S, Middleton LE. Dementia- and mild cognitive impairment-inclusive exercise: Perceptions, experiences, and needs of community exercise providers. PLoS One. 2020 Sep 8;15(9):e0238187. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0238187. PMID: 32898193.

note: members of Brain and Body Lab are bolded in author list, and those with a * are student authors.

Recent Presentations and Media

Presentation from CCNA Scientific Conference, September 30 2020. Co-Design of the DELIGHT Program.

BrainXChange Webinar: "Challenging the Stigma of Dementia", November 18 2020

Editorial from the Canadian Science and Policy Conference, November 11 2020.