Dr Karla Holmboe

Visiting Fellow
Department of Psychology
Dr Karla Holmboe

Teaching and supervision

Previous supervision

Marielle Martine Upson
Marielle Martine Upson
Thesis title: Children's Familiarity with a Behaviour Affects Their Ability to Inhibit It: Evidence From Naming and Acting on Artefacts.
Degree subject: Psychology
Degree type: Master of Science (by Dissertation)
Awarded date: 13/5/2015


Journal articles (10)

Leonard, HC., Bedford, R., Charman, T., Elsabbagh, M., Johnson, MH., Hill, EL., Baron-Cohen, S., Bolton, P., Chandler, S., Garwood, H., Holmboe, K. and Hudry, K., (2014). Motor development in children at risk of autism: A follow-up study of infant siblings. Autism. 18 (3), 281-291

Holmboe, K., Rijsdijk, FV., Hallett, V., Happ´┐Ż, F., Plomin, R. and Ronald, A., (2014). Strong Genetic Influences on the Stability of Autistic Traits in Childhood. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 53 (2), 221-230

Holmboe, K., Nemoda, Z., Fearon, RMP., Sasvari-Szekely, M. and Johnson, MH., (2011). Dopamine D4 receptor and serotonin transporter gene effects on the longitudinal development of infant temperament. Genes, Brain and Behavior. 10 (5), 513-522

Elsabbagh, M., Holmboe, K., Gliga, T., Mercure, E., Hudry, K., Charman, T., Baron-Cohen, S., Bolton, P. and Johnson, MH., (2011). Social and attention factors during infancy and the later emergence of autism characteristics. Progress in Brain Research. 189, 195-207

Holmboe, K., Elsabbagh, M., Volein, A., Tucker, LA., Baron-Cohen, S., Bolton, P., Charman, T. and Johnson, MH., (2010). Frontal cortex functioning in the infant broader autism phenotype. Infant Behavior and Development. 33 (4), 482-491

Holmboe, K., Nemoda, Z., Fearon, RMP., Csibra, G., Sasvari-Szekely, M. and Johnson, MH., (2010). Polymorphisms in dopamine system genes are associated with individual differences in attention in infancy.. Developmental Psychology. 46 (2), 404-416

Elsabbagh, M., Volein, A., Csibra, G., Holmboe, K., Garwood, H., Tucker, L., Krljes, S., Baron-Cohen, S., Bolton, P., Charman, T., Baird, G. and Johnson, MH., (2009). Neural Correlates of Eye Gaze Processing in the Infant Broader Autism Phenotype. Biological Psychiatry. 65 (1), 31-38

Elsabbagh, M., Volein, A., Holmboe, K., Tucker, L., Csibra, G., Baron-Cohen, S., Bolton, P., Charman, T., Baird, G. and Johnson, MH., (2009). Visual orienting in the early broader autism phenotype: disengagement and facilitation. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 50 (5), 637-642

Holmboe, K., Pasco Fearon, RM., Csibra, G., Tucker, LA. and Johnson, MH., (2008). Freeze-Frame: A new infant inhibition task and its relation to frontal cortex tasks during infancy and early childhood. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 100 (2), 89-114

Holmboe, K. and Johnson, MH., (2005). Educating executive attention. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America. 102 (41), 14479-14480



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