Milena  Korostenskaja

Adjunct • PhD, Faculty

Psychology • College of Arts & Sciences

Areas of Expertise

I. RESEARCH AREAS

Information processing in healthy individuals

  • Normative magnetoencephalography (MEG) and electroencephalography (EEG) studies are performed, aiming to understand the neural origins of auditory information processing.

Functional brain mapping in epilepsy

  • Real-time functional mapping - RTFM project is conducted in patients undergoing evaluation for epilepsy surgery. It aims at improving post-surgical language outcomes.

Brain Computer Interfaces (BCIs)

  • This field of studies targets patients with impaired motor abilities, for example, stroke patients.

 

II. RESEARCH TECHNIQUES

Skills

  • Electroencephalography (EEG), including High-Density EEG (128- and 256- channel EGI)
  • Magnetoencephalography (MEG) (both CTF and Elekta Neuromag systems)
  • Simultaneous EEG/MEG recordings
  • Event-related potentials (ERPs)/event-related fields (ERFs): mismatch negativity (MMN), P300 response, sensory gating, steady-state responses (SSRs)
  • Electrocorticography (ECoG)
  • Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)
  • Brain computer interfaces (BCIs)

Interests

  • MRI-navigated transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)
  • High-frequency oscillation analysis (HFOs) - performed in collaboration with Dr. Jing Xiang, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
  • Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) - learning under supervision by Dr. Eduardo M. Castillo, MEG Lab, Florida Hospital for Children, Orlando, Florida, USA

Education

1993 – 1997

Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
Bachelor of Sciences in Biochemistry (Chemistry)

1997 – 1999

Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
Master of Sciences in Neurobiology (Biology)

2004 – 2006
Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
Doctor of Philosophy in Biophysics (Biomedical Sciences)

2004 – 2008 

CBRU, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
BioMag Laboratory, HUSLAB, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology (Behavioral Sciences)

Biography

MOST SIGNIFICANT POSTS & FULL TIME POSITIONS

1999 – 2007 - Full time Medical Biologist, Department of Electrophysiological Investigations, Republican Vilnius Psychiatric Hospital.

2007 – 2010 - Full time Research Fellow, Division of Neurology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center/University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA 

2010 – 2011 - Full time Faculty Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Neurology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

2011 – pres. - Full time Clinical Research Scientist (Principal), Head of the Functional Brain Mapping Lab at Center for Pediatric Research and Outcomes & Comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Center, Florida Hospital for Children, Orlando, Florida, USA

2015 – pres. - Part time Faculty, Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, USA

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2003 – 2006 - Supervisor of Bachelor program students, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Vilnius University

2006 – 2007 - Supervisor of Bachelor and Master program students, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Vilnius University; Supervisor of Bachelor and Master students, Department of Psychology and Didactics, Vilnius Pedagogical University

2005 – 2007 - Lecturer, Department of Psychology and Didactics, Vilnius Pedagogical University (courses were held for both local students, in Lithuanian, and international students, in English)

Lectures for Bachelor program students: “Essentials of Neuropsychology”, “Psychophysiological Research”, substitute instructor for “Neurophysiology” course
Lectures for Master program students: “Differential Neuropsychology”

2015 – pres. - "Psychobiology" DL course for undergraduate students, University of North Florida

Awards

RESEARCH & ACADEMIC ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

2003 - European Community Leonardo da Vinci project (Nr. LT/02/EX/1/0286) “Improving the competence and employment possibilities of neurobiologists in Lithuania”, coordinated by M. Korostenskaja, received an outstanding project award in the competition for best quality, 2000 – 2002 projects

2005 - Award from Lithuanian State Fund for Science and Studies for Doctoral Thesis, “Investigation of auditory information processing in schizophrenia spectrum disorders with event-related potentials (ERPs): Practical application”

2006 - Award from Glaxo Welcome Pharmaceutical Company (Lithuanian branch), given by the Republican Vilnius Psychiatric Hospital, Vilnius, Lithuania, in competition for the best publication (Korostenskaja, M., Dapsys, K., Siurkute, A., Maciulis, V., Ruksenas, O. & Kähkönen S. Effects of olanzapine on auditory P300 and MMN in schizophrenia spectrum disorders. Progr. In Neuropsychopharmacology and Biol. Psychiatry, 2005, 29, 543-548)

2007 - Award from pharmaceutical Lundbeck Company in Turku, Finland, for work in the field of neuropsychopharmacological research

2007 - Award from Institute of Biomedicine (BioMedicum) in Helsinki, Finland, for the series of investigations, “Neurochemical regulation of cognition studied with EEG/MEG: application to schizophrenia”

2008 - Acknowledgement from the Dean of the Department of Psychology, Vilnius Pedagogical University, Vilnius, Lithuania, for advances in scientific research

TRAVEL AWARDS

2004 - Travel award to the 6th International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology (IFCN) Conference, California, USA, September 28 – October 3, 2004 (Korostenskaja, M., Kicic, D. & Kähkönen, S. Methylphenidate changes auditory information processing, combined MEG/EEG study)

2008 - Travel award to the 5th International Society for Neuroimaging in Psychiatry (ISNIP) and the EEG and Clinical Neuroscience Society (ECNS), Frankfurt, Germany, September 10 – 13, 2008 (Korostenskaja, M., , Dapsys, K., Dubravko, K., Siurkute, A., Nikulin, V., Maciulis, V. & Kähkönen, S. Neurochemical regulation of auditory information processing studied with EEG/MEG: application to schizophrenia)

2013 - Travel award to the 2013 International Workshop on Clinical Brain Neural Medical Computer Interface Systems, The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering, Houston, Texas, USA, February 25 – 27, 2013

Affiliations

1. Faculty, Department of Psychology, College of Arts&Sciences, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, USA.

2. Clinical Research Scientist (Principal), Head of the Functional Brain Mapping and BCI Lab at Center for Pediatric Research and Outcomes & Comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Center, Florida Hospital for Children, Orlando, Florida, USA

Grants and Contracts Awarded

Ongoing

1. Supporting Organization/Agency: Brain Research Initiative at Florida Hospital for Children
Project Title: Normative data set of electromagnetic brain signatures
PI: Milena Korostenskaja, PhD; Co-PI: Eduardo Martinez Castillo, PhD
Dates: 03/2014-03/2017
Project Description: This study aims to create a normative dataset of electromagnetic brain signatures in healthy population with main aim of comparing it to different patient population groups
Role: Principal investigator
Responsibilities: To design the study, oversee data collection, perform data analysis and manuscript publication

2. Supporting Organization/Agency: Florida Hospital for Children (funding comes from department research support)
Project Title: Mapping cognitive math functions (MAPMATH)
PI: Milena Korostenskaja, PhD; Co-PI: Elena Salillas, PhD (BCBL, Donostia, Spain)
Dates: 10/2014-10/2017
Project Description: This study aims to define electromagnetic signatures numerical pro-cesses in human brain (for example, evaluation of quantity, length and time)
Role: Principal investigator
Responsibilities: To design the study, oversee data collection, perform data analysis and manuscript publication.

3. Supporting Organization/Agency: Florida Hospital for Children (funding comes from department research support)
Project Title: Improving cognitive and neurological outcomes of epilepsy surgery
PI: Ki Lee, MD; Co-PI: Milena Korostenskaja, PhD
Dates: 07/2012-07/2017
Project Description: This study aims to improve the outcome of epilepsy surgery in pa-tients with intractable epilepsy
Role: Co-Principal investigator
Responsibilities: To design the study associated with epilepsy psychophysiology, collect and analyze the ECoG, MEG, and fMRI data, and to prepare manuscripts for publication

4. Supporting Organization/Agency: Lithuanian State Fund for Science and Studies
Project Title: Identification of biological markers for treatment-resistant schizophrenia
PI: Inga Griskova-Bulanova, PhD; Co-PI: Kastytis Dapsys, PhD
Dates: 03/2012-12/2016
Project Description: This study aims to identify biological (EEG, MEG) biomarkers for treatment-resistant schizophrenia. Distinct neurophysiological features of auditory infor-mation processing during different arousal levels for patients with treatment-resistant schizophrenia will be determined and compared with healthy comparison subjects.
Role: International collaborator/consultant
Responsibilities: to contribute to MEG-part of the project

5. Supporting Organization/Agency: Florida Hospital for Children (funding comes from department research support to allow new investigators to develop data)
Project Title: Improving cognitive and neurological outcomes of epilepsy surgery
PI: Ki Lee, MD; Co-PI: Milena Korostenskaja, PhD
Dates: 07/2012-07/2017
Project Description: This study aims to improve the outcome of epilepsy surgery in pa-tients with intractable epilepsy
Role: Co-Principal investigator
Responsibilities: To design the study associated with epilepsy psychophysiology, collect and analyze the ECoG, MEG, and fMRI data, and to prepare manuscripts for publication

Pending

Supporting Organization/Agency: NINDS at NIH
Project Title: R03 Improving accuracy of electrocorticography-based functional lan-guage mapping (ECoG-FLM) for epilepsy surgery
PI: Milena Korostenskaja, PhD
Dates: 04/2016-03/2018
Project Description: This study aims to improve accuracy of innovative functional mapping for epilepsy surgery methodology.
Role: PI
Responsibilities: To design the study associated with epilepsy psychophysiology, collect and analyze the ECoG data, and to prepare manuscripts for publication.

Previous

1. Project Number: HHSN275200900018C
Supporting Organization/Agency: NICHD/NIH
Project Title: NICHD Contract, Pediatric Functional Neuroimaging Research Net-work 
PI: Scott Holland, PhD
Dates: 09/2009-09/2014
Project Description: This research contract aims to create a normative developmental fMRI database
Role: Co-Investigator
Responsibilities: Setting-up and conveying passive attention research with fMRI in infants and toddlers 

2. Supporting Organization/Agency: Division of Neurology, CCHMC (funding comes from divisional research support to allow new investigators to develop data)
Project Title: Preliminary investigation of basic cognitive functions and language abilities in childhood epilepsy with mismatch negativity (MMN)
PI: Milena Korostenskaja, PhD
Dates: 11/2008-11/2010
Project Description: This study aims to improve the outcome of epilepsy surgery in pa-tients with intractable epilepsy
Role: Principal Investigator
Responsibilities: To design the study associated with epilepsy psychophysiology, collect and analyze the MEG data, and to prepare manuscripts for publication

3. Supporting Organization/Agency: Division of Neurology, CCHMC (funding comes from divisional research support to allow new investigators to develop data)
Project Title: Neural correlates of memory process: Intracranial evoked-potential study
PI: Ki Lee, MD
Dates: 11/2009-11/2012
Project Description: This study aims to identify neural substrates of explicit and implicit memory by recording intracranial event-related potentials in intractable epilepsy patients with subdural strips and grids. 
Role: Co-Investigator
Responsibilities: To design ERP paradigms, set up the system for auditory stimulation, and to analyze the data
 

Publications & Presentations

I. PEER-REVIEWED RESEARCH PAPERS

1. Korostenskaja, M., Dapšys, K. and Mačiulis, V. The cognitive P300 potential and its application in psychiatric practice. Biological psychiatry and psychopharmacology (Lithuanian), 2, 171-176 (in Lithuanian) 2000.
2. Korostenskaja, M., Robson, A.G., Kulikowski, J.J. and Rukšenas, O. Effects of tem-poral parameters on visual evoked potentials elicited with tritan, red/green and achromatic stimuli. Biologija (Lithuanian), 1, 12-17 2000.
3. Korostenskaja, M., Dapšys, K. and Maciulis, V. First clinical research on cognitive auditory P300 potential in Lithuania: normative data. Sveikatos mokslai (Lithuanian), 1, 85-88 2003.
4. Korostenskaja, M., Dapsys, K., Maciulis, V. and Ruksenas, O. The search for new parameters on evaluation of P300 potential. Psichologija (Lithuanian), 27, 53-63 (in Lithuanian) 2003.
5. Korostenskaja, M., Dapsys, K., Maciulis, V., Ruksenas, O. Evaluation of new MMN parameters in schizophrenia. Acta Neurobiologiae Experimentalis, 63, 383-388 2003.
6. Griškova, I., Dapšys, K., RukšÄ—nas, O. and Korostenskaja M. Mechanisms of action of electroconvulsive therapy. Medicinos teorija ir praktika (in Lithuanian), 1, 90 2004.
7. Korostenskaja, M., Dapsys, K., Siurkute, A., Maciulis, V., Ruksenas, O., Kähkönen, S. Effects of olanzapine on auditory P300 and MMN in schizophrenia spectrum disor-ders. Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, 29, 543-548 2005.
8. Korostenskaja, M., Siurkute, A., Maciulis, V., Ruksenas, O. and Kähkönen, S. Eval-uation of new parameters of auditory evoked potentials (AEPs) in patients with schiz-ophrenia spectrum disorders. Psichologija (Lithuanian), 33, 76-88 2006.
9. Korostenskaja, M., Dapsys, K., Siurkute, A., Maciulis, V., Ruksenas, O., Kähkönen, S. Effects of risperidone on auditory information processing in neuroleptic-naive pa-tients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders. Acta Neurobiologiae Experimentalis, 66, 139-144 2006.
10. Korostenskaja, M., Nikulin, V.V., Kicic, D., Nikulina, A.V., Kähkönen, S. Effects of NMDA receptor antagonist memantine on mismatch negativity. Brain Research Bulle-tin, 72, 275-283 2007.
11. Korostenskaja, M., Kicic, D., Kähkönen, S. Effects of methylphenidate on auditory information processing in healthy volunteers: combined EEG/MEG recording. Psy-chopharmacology (Berl.), 197, 475-486 2008.
12. Korostenskaja, M., Dapsys, K., Siurkute, A., Dudlauskaite A., Pragaraviciene A., Maciulis, V., Ruksenas, O., Kähkönen, S. The effect of quetiapine on auditory P300 response in patients with schizoaffective disorder: preliminary study. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, 21, 49-50 2009.
13. Korostenskaja, M. & Kähkönen, S. What do ERPs and ERFs reveal about the effect of antipsychotic treatment on cognition in schizophrenia? Review article. Current Pharmaceutical Design, 15(22), 2573-2593 2009.
14. Korostenskaja, M., Pardos, M., Lee, K.H., Fujiwara, H., Kujala, T., Xiang, J., Vannest, J., Wang, Y., Hemasilphin, N., DeGrauw, T., Rose, D. From Auditory Change Detection to Reading and Word Processing: Impairments in Children with In-tractable Epilepsy;Supek, Selma; Sušac, Ana (Eds.); 17th International Conference on Biomagnetism - Advances in BiomagnetismBiomag 2010. IFMBE Proceedings, 28: 378-380 2010.
15. Wang, X., Xiang, J., Wang, Y., Pardos, M., Meng, L., Huo, X., Korostenskaja, M., Powers, S.W., Kabbouche, M.A., Hershey, A.D. Identification of Abnormal Neuromagnetic Signatures in the Motor Cortex of Adolescent Migraine. Headache, 50(6):1005-1016 2010.
16. Korostenskaja, M., Pardos, M., Fujiwara, H., Kujala, M., Horn, P., Rose, D., Byars, A., Brown, D., Seo, J.H., Wang, Y., Vannest, J., Xiang, J., Degrauw, T., Naatanen, R., Lee, K.H. Neuromagnetic evidence of impaired cortical auditory processing in pediatric intractable epilepsy. Epilepsy Res, 92(1):63-73 2010.
17. Korostenskaja, M., Pardos, M., Kujala, T., Rose, D., Brown, D., Horn, P., Wang, Y., Fujiwara, H., Xiang, J., Kabbouche, M., Powers, S.W., Hershey, A. Impaired Auditory Information Processing During Acute Migraine: Magnetoencephalography Study. In-ternational Journal of Neurosciences, 121(7):355-365 2011.
18. Korostenskaja, M., Harris, E., Meyer, C., Horn, P., Wang, Y., Rose, D., Fujiwara, H., Xiang, J. Magnetoencephalography reveals altered task-independent auditory infor-mation processing in youth with obsessive compulsive disorder. Psychiatry Research – Neuroimaging, 212: 132–140 2013.
19. Xiang, J., deGrauw, X., Korostenskaja, M., O’Brien, H., Kabbouche, M.A., Powers, S.W., Hershey, A.D. Altered Cortical Activation in Adolescents with an Acute Mi-graine. Journal of Pain 14(12):1553-63 2013
20. Griskova-Bulanova, I., Korostenskaja, M. (2013). Neurophysiological markers of brain's ability to entrain and to detect change: methodological considerations. Medical Physics in the Baltic States 2013. Proceedings of the 11th international conference on medical physics, 10-12 October, 2013, Kaunas, Lithuania, p. 79-84. ISSN 1822-5721.
21. Prueckl, R., Kapeller, C., Potes, C., Korostenskaja, M., Schalk, G., Lee, K.H., Guger, C. (2013) Real-Time Software for Functional Mapping of Eloquent Cortex Using Electrocorticography. Biomed Tech (Berl). doi:pii: /j/bmte.2013.58.issue-s1-G/bmt-2013-4176/bmt-2013-4176.xml. 10.1515/bmt-2013-4176, published on-line before print on September 7, 2013.
22. Prueckl, R., Kapeller, C., Potes, C., Korostenskaja, M., Schalk, G., Lee, K.H., Guger, C. (2013) cortiQ - Clinical software for electrocorticographic real-time functional mapping of the eloquent cortex. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc Jul 2013: 6365-8. doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2013.6611010
23. Griskova-Bulanova, I., Griksiene R., Korostenskaja, M., Ruksenas, O. (2014). 40Hz auditory steady-state response in females: when is it better to entrain? Acta Neurobiologiae Experimentalis 74(1):91-97.
24. Korostenskaja, M., Wilson, A., Rose, D., Brunner, P., Schalk, G., Leach, J., Mangano, F., Fujiwara, H., Rozhkov, L., Harris, E., Chen, P.C., Seo, J.H., Lee, K. H. (2013). Real-time functional mapping (RTFM) with ECoG in pediatric epilepsy surgery: comparison with fMRI and ESM findings. EEG and Clinical Neuroscience Nov 28;45(3):205-211.
25. Korostenskaja, M., Lee, K. H., Baumgartner, J., Castillo, E. Passive testing of cogni-tive function in epileptic children unwilling or unable to cooperate: non-invasive neuro-physiological approaches. Pediatrics and Therapeutics 4: 185. doi:10.4172/2161-0665.1000185 2013.
26. Korostenskaja, M., Griskova-Bulanova, I., Po-Ching, C., Kleineschay, T., Cook, J., Schaal, A., Castillo, M.E. Contributions of Neuroimaging to Understand Childhood Epileptic Encephalopathies. Journal of Pediatric Epilepsy 3: 131–156 2014.
27. Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P.-C., Salinas, C., Westerveld, M., Brunner, P., Schalk, G., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K.H. (2014). Real-time functional mapping (RTFM) – potential tool for improving language outcome in pediatric epilepsy surgery. Case study. Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics Jul 4:1-9.
28. Kapeller, C., Korostenskaja, M., Prueckl, R., Chen, P.C., Lee, K.H., Westerveld, M., Salinas, C.M., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., Guger, C. (2014). cortiQ- based Real-Time Functional Mapping for Epilepsy Surgery. Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology. 32(3):e12-22.
29. Korostenskaja, M., Kapeller, C., Prueckl, R., Ortner, R., Chen, P-C., Guger. C., Lee, K.H. (2014). Improving ECoG-based P300 speller accuracy. Proceedings of 6th inter-national BCI conference, published by Graz University of Technology Publishing House. Article ID 088, 1-4. doi 10.3217/978-3-85125-378-8-88.
30. Chen, P.C., Baumgartner, J., Seo, J.H., Korostenskaja, M., Lee, K.H. (2014). Bilateral intracranial EEG with corpus callosotomy may uncover seizure focus in nonlocalizing focal epilepsy. Seizure. Aug 29: S1059-1311.
31. Xiang, J., Korostenskaja, M., Molloy, C., deGraw, X., Gilman, C., Meinzen-Derr, J., Fujiwara, H., Rose, D.F., Mitchell, T., Murray, D. (2015). Neuromagnetic Signatures of Aberrant Intrinsic Brain Activity in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Brain and Behavior. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.braindev.2015.04.007
32. Pardos, M., Korostenskaja, M., Fujiwara, H., Lee, K., Horn, P., Byars, A., Xiang, J., Vannest, J., Wang, Y., Hemasilphin, N., Rose, D. F. (2015). Neuromagnetic evidence of impaired receptive language function in children with intractable epilepsy. Accepted for publication in Behavioral Neurology. 2015:237436. doi: 10.1155/2015/237436. Epub 2015 Jun 3.
33. Xiang, J., Leiken, K., Tang, L., Miao, A., Wang, X., Qiao, H., Sun, B., Feng, Y., Korostenskaja, M. (2015). High Frequency Oscillations in Pediatric Epilepsy: Meth-odology and Clinical Application. Journal of Pediatric Epilepsy, 4(4). In Press.
34. Korostenskaja, M. (2015). Advances of Electrophysiological Techniques in Pediatric Epilepsy (Editorial Letter). Journal of Pediatric Epilepsy, 4(4). In Press.
35. Korostenskaja, M., Kamada, K., Guger, C., Salinas, C.M., Westerveld, M., Castillo, E.M., Salillas, E., Chen, P.C., Harris, E., Seddon, I., Elsayed, M., Kapeller, C., Schaal, A., Seo, J.H., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K.H. (2015). ECoG-based real-time functional mapping (RTFM) for pediatric epilepsy surgery. Journal of Pediatric Epi-lepsy, 4(4). In Press.

II. BOOK CHAPTERS

1. Dapšys, K. & Korostenskaja, M. Direct neurophysiological methods in study of hu-man cognitive functions and their practical application. In: Zukauskas, G. (ed.). On aggression and violence: legal and forensic aspects. Vilnius: TeisÄ—s Universitetas, p. 282-297 (in Lithuanian) 2002.
2. Robson, A.G., Kulikowski, J.J., Korostenskaja, M., Neveu, M., Hogg, C.R., Holder, G.E. Integration times reveal mechanisms responding to isoluminant chromatic grat-ings: a two-centre visual evoked potential study. In: Mollon, J.D., Pokorny, J. & Knoblauch, K. (eds.) Normal and Defective Colour Vision, Oxford University Press 2003.
3. Harris, E., Korostenskaja, M. The Utility of Electromagnetic Activity Measures in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Schizophrenia. In Kalinin, V. (Ed.). Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. InTech 2014.

III. ABSTRACTS & CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

Grishina, M. (maiden name for Korostenskaja, M.), Robson A.G., Kulikowski J.J. (1999). MS-cone specific VEPs require long integration times. Ophtal. Physiol. Opt., 19, 529 (BCOVS Abstracts 1998).
• Robson, A.G., Kulikowski, J.J., Korostenskaja, M., Neveu, M, Hogg, C.R., Holder, G.E. Integration times reveal mechanisms responding to isoluminant chromatic grat-ings: a two-centre Visual Evoked Potential study. The Thomas Young Symposium, Cambrige, UK, 2001, Abstract book, p. 31.
Korostenskaja, M., Dapsys, K., Maciulis, V., Ruksenas, O., Kahkonen, S. (2004). Effects of olanzapine on auditory P300 and MMN in schizophrenia spectrum disor-ders. European Psychiatry, 19, Suppl. 1, (Abstracts of 12th AEP Congress, Geneva, 14-18 April, 2004), 163.
Korostenskaja, M., Nikulin, V.V., Kicic, D., Nikulina, A., Kähkönen S. (2004). Effects of NMDA receptor antagonist memantine on mismatch negativity: implications for Alzheimer’s disease. European Psychiatry, 19, Suppl. 1, (Abstracts of 12th AEP Con-gress, Geneva, 14-18 April, 2004), 265.
Korostenskaja, M., Kicic, D., Kähkönen, S. (2004). Methylphenidate changes audito-ry information processing, combined MEG/EEG study. Clin. Electroencephalogr. Neurosci., 5, Suppl. 2, (Abstracts of 6th IFCN Conference, California, US, 28 Sep-tember - 03 October 2004), 52.
Korostenskaja, M., Miloš, S., Shestakova, A., DaugirdienÄ—, A., Näätänen R. (2005). MMN as an index of lateral dominance. Symposium of Human Brain Development, 25 – 26 May 2005, Helsinki, Finland, Abstract book p. 10.
Dapšys, K., Korostenskaja, M., RusteikienÄ—, V. & StigienÄ—, A. Significance of func-tional brain studies to the health promotion in Republican Vilnius Psychiatric Hospital. The 14th International Conference on Health Promoting Hospitals (HPH). Palanga, Lithuania May 24-26, 2006.
Korostenskaja, M., Kicic, D., Aleknaviciute, I., Kähkönen, S. (2008). Visual infor-mation processing under the effect of methylphenidate in healthy volunteers: a com-bined EEG/MEG study. In Poster session: 2-5 Clinical MEG: Visual function. 16th In-ternational Conference on Biomagnetism (Biomag). Sapporo, Japan, August 25-29, 2008.
Korostenskaja, M., Kicic, D., Dapsys, K., Nikulin, V.V., Siurkute, A., Maciulis, V., Kahkonen, S. (2009). Neurochemical regulation of auditory information processing studied with EEG/MEG: application to schizophrenia. (Abstracts of presentations at the 5th Annual Joint Meeting of the EEG and Clinical Neuroscience Society (ECNS) and the International Society for NeuroImaging in Psychiatry (ISNIP), in Frankfurt, Germany, September 10-13, 2008). Journal of Clinical EEG & Neuroscience, 40(1).
Korostenskaja, M., Nikulin, V.V., Kicic, D., Nikulina, A., Kähkönen S. (2008). Effects of NMDA receptor antagonist memantine on mismatch negativity: implications for Alzheimer’s disease. International Pharmaco-EEG Society (IPEG 2008), Rouffach, France, September 24-27, 2008. Abstract book, p. 19.
Korostenskaja, M., Dapsys, K., Siurkute, A., Dudlauskaite, A., Pragaraviciene, A., Maciulis, V., Kähkönen, S. (2009). The effect of quetiapine on auditory P300 re-sponse in patients with schizoaffective disorder. 17th European congress of psychia-try. January 24-28, 2009, Lisbon, Portugal. Citation: European Psychiatry, 24: S1131.
Korostenskaja, M., Pardos, M., Alku, P., Brown, D., Horn, P., Fujiwara, H., Xiang, J., DeGrauw, T., Rose, D., Näätänen, R., Kujala, T. (2009). Effective assessment of dis-criminating multiple speech and sound features with MEG in healthy subjects. 15th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping. June 18-23, 2009, San Francisco, California, USA. Citation: NeuroImage, 47(1): S129.
Korostenskaja, M., Pekkonen, E., Horn, P., Huttunen, J., Kivisaari, R., Kähkönen, S. (2009). Mismatch negativity (MMN) reflects changes in GABA system: combined EEG/MEG study. 15th International Congress on ERPs of the brain (EPICXV). April 22-25, 2009 Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA. Citation: Abstract book, p. 50.
Korostenskaja, M., Pardos, M., Wang, Y., Alku, P., Brown, D., Horn, P., Fujiwara, H., Xiang, J., Rose, D., DeGrauw, T., Näätänen, R., Kujala, T. (2009). Effective assess-ment of discriminating multiple speech and sound features with MEG in healthy chil-dren. 15th International Congress on ERPs of the brain (EPICXV). April 22-25, 2009 Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA. Citation: Abstract book, 8.49679, p. 84.
Korostenskaja, M., Pardos M, Wang Y, Kujala T, Brown D, Xiang J, Kabbouche MA, Powers SW, Hershey A. (2009). Abnormal Auditory Information Processing in Mi-graine: Magnetoencephalography Study. The 14th congress of the international head-ache society. September 10-13, 2009 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Citation: Cephalalgia, 29(12): 1361 LBP 019.
Korostenskaja, M., Pardos, M., Kujala, T., Näätänen, R., Horn, P., Fujiwara, H., Brown, D., Alku, P., Wang, Y., Rose, D., Xiang, J., DeGrauw, T., Lee, KH. (2009). Ex-ploring impaired auditory information processing in intractable epilepsy. International Society for the Advancement of Clinical Magnetoencephalography (ISACM), Septem-ber 3rd - 5th 2009 in Athens, Greece.
Kähkönen, S., Pekkonen, E., Horn, P., Huttunen, E., Kivisaari, R., Korostenskaja, M. (2009). Lorazepam impairs processing of frequency changes and novel sounds: com-bined MEG/EEG study. 22nd European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP), 12-16 September 2009, Istanbul, Turkey. Citation: European Neuropsychopharmacology, 19(3): S307-S308.
Korostenskaja, M., Pardos, M., Kujala, T., Horn, P., Fujiwara, H., Brown, D., Alku, P., Wang, Y., Rose, D., Xiang, J., Byars, A., DeGrauw, T., Näätänen, R., Lee, KH. (2009). Exploring mechanisms of impaired auditory information processing in children with intractable epilepsy. American Epilepsy Society 63rd Annual Meeting, December 4-9, 2009, Boston, MA, USA. Citation: Epilepsia 0(0): 2.046.
Pardos, M., Korostenskaja, M., Fujiwara, H., Wang, Y., Xiang, J., Horn, P., Byars, A., Vannest, J., Hemasilphin, N., Gummadavelli, A., Rose, D. F. (2010). Neuromagnetic evidence of impaired receptive language function in children with intractable epilepsy. International conference on biomagnetism (BioMag), March 28 – April 1, 2010, Dubrovnik, Croatia. Citation: Advances in BiomagnetismBIOMAG2010, IFMBE Proceedings, 28: 378–380.
Korostenskaja, M., Rose, D., Pardos, M., Kujala, T., Horn, P., Fujiwara, H., Brown, D., Alku, P., Wang, Y., Xiang, J., Byars, A., DeGrauw, T., Näätänen, R., Lee, KH. (2010). Change detection mechanism differs between frontal and temporal intractable epilepsy patients. 16th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping (HBM), June 6 –10, 2010, Barcelona, Spain. Abstract number 1476, poster number 309 MT-AM.
• Harris, E., Meyer, C., Wang, Y., Xiang, J., Korostenskaja, M. (2010). Sensory evoked fields in children with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) reveal a longer latency compared with healthy controls. 40th Annual Meeting Neuroscience, November 13 –17, 2010, San Diego, CA, USA.
Ralescu, A., Lee, K., Korostenskaja, M. (2011). Machine learning techniques provide with a new insight into pre-attentive information processing changes in pediatric in-tractable epilepsy. 51st Annual Meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Re-search (SPR), September 14-18, 2011, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Korostenskaja, M., Wilson, A., Rose, D., Brunner, P., Schalk, G., Rozhkov, L., Fuji-wara, H., Buroker, J., Lee, K. H. (2011). Establishing a real-time functional mapping with BCI in a pediatric epilepsy surgery program. American Epilepsy Society 65th An-nual Meeting, December 2-6, 2011, Baltimore, MD, USA.
• Chen, P.-C., Korostenskaja, M., Baumgartner, J., Li, K.H. (2012). A Novel Multistage Surgical Procedure Using Bilateral Intracranial EEG and Complete Corpus Callosotomy for Intractable Epilepsy. In: Korostenskaja M (ed) Brain Computer interface (BCI) conference and workshop, May 10-11, 2012. Florida Hospital, Orlando, FL, USA, pp 10.
• Harris, E., Robinson, S., Holroyd, T., Rose, D., Xiang, J., Korostenskaja, M., VanDyke, R., Giovanetti, C., Hemasilipin, N., Fujiwara, H., Sallee, F., Rauch, S. (2012). A Magnetoencephalographic Study of Symptom Provocation in Youth with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Neuroscience 2012, October 13-17, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
• Chen, P.-C., Delgado, S.M., Korostenskaja, M., Baumgartner, J., Li, K.H. (2012). Broad bilateral intracranial electrodes placement can safely identify seizure focus in children with intractable epilepsy. American Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting, November 30 – December 4, 2012, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA USA.
• Cook, J., Chen, P.-C., Korostenskaja, M., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K.H. (2012). In-traoperative 3T MRI with diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) sequences improves the ex-tent of disconnection during corpus callosotomy and modified functional hemispherectomy. American Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting, November 30 – December 4, 2012, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA, USA.
Baumgartner, J.E., Lee, K.H., Waller, A., Chen, P., Korostenskaja, M., Westerveld, M., Salinas, C., Cook, J. (2013). A surgical method for safely implanting large subdu-ral electrode arrays in children. 6th International Epilepsy Colloqium. May 20-24, 2013. Cleveland, Ohio, USA. Abstract P915.
Korostenskaja, M., Kicic, D., Schaal, A., Kahkonen, S. (2013). Methylphenidate alters auditory and visual information processing in healthy volunteers. Neuroscience 2013, November 9-14, San Diego, California, USA.
• Castillo, E., Kleineschay, T., Chen, P. C., Korostenskaja, M., Salazar, P., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., Seo, J., Lee, K. H. (2013). MEG-guided tractography (MEG-GT): a new protocol to characterize transcallosal patterns of seizure propagation. American Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting 2013, December 6 – December 10, 2013, Washington, DC, USA.
Kleineschay, T., Korostenskaja, M., Castillo, E. (2013). Auditory evoked fields (AEFs) during sedation: exploring the effect of dexmedetomidine (Precedex). Ameri-can Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting 2013, December 6 – December 10, 2013, Washington, DC, USA.
Seo, J.H. et al. (2013). Location of epileptogenic zone may affect the resection com-pleteness rate and thus the surgical outcome in the intractable focal epilepsy. Ameri-can Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting 2013, December 6 – December 10, 2013, Washington, DC, USA.
• Lee, K.H., Chen, P.C., Seo, J.H., Korostenskaja, M., Baumgartner, J. (2013). A novel multistage epilepsy surgical procedure using bilateral intracranial electrode grids and complete corpus callosotomy to localize seizure focus for resection. American Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting 2013, December 6 – December 10, 2013, Washington, DC, USA.
• Tall, M., Korostenskaja, M., Grace, T., Westerveld, M., Seo, J.H., Cook, J., Chen, P.-C., Salinas, C., Lee, K.H. (2013). Cingulate epilepsy manifesting as panic disorder: multimodal approach to diagnosis. American Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meet-ing 2013, December 6 – December 10, 2013, Washington, DC, USA.
Korostenskaja, M., Kapeller, C., Prueckl, R., Chen, P. C., Lee, K. H., Westerveld, M., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., Guger, C. (2013). CortiQ -based real-time functional mapping for epilepsy surgery. American Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting 2013, December 6 – December 10, 2013, Washington, DC, USA.
Korostenskaja, M., Kapeller, C., Chen, P., Prueckl, R., Ortner, R., Lee, K.H., Kleineschay, T., Guger, C., Baumgartner, J., Castillo, E. (2014). Estimation of intra-cranial P300 speller sites with magnetoencephalography (MEG) – perspectives for non-invasive navigation of subdural grid implantation. Florida Hospital Research Fo-rum 2014. January 24, 2014, Orlando, Florida.
• Edmonds, B., Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P. C., Salinas, C., Westerveld, M., Schalk, G., Brunner, P., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K. H. (2014). Real Time Functional Mapping (RTFM) in Language Localization for Pediatric Patients with Intractable Epi-lepsy. Florida Hospital Research Forum 2014. January 24, 2014, Orlando, Florida.
• Tall, M., Korostenskaja, M., Grace, T., Westerveld, M., Seo, J.H., Cook, J., Chen, P.-C., Salinas, C., Lee, K.H. (2014). Cingulate epilepsy manifesting as panic disorder: multimodal approach to diagnosis. Florida Hospital Research Forum 2014. January 24, 2014, Orlando, Florida.
Schaal, A., Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P. C., Westerveld, M., Salinas, C., Schalk, G., Brunner, P., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K. H. (2014). Real-time functional map-ping (RTFM) for epilepsy surgery: converging results from three imaging modalities. Florida Hospital Research Forum 2014. January 24, 2014, Orlando, Florida.
• Edmonds, B., Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P. C., Salinas, C., Westerveld, M., Schalk, G., Brunner, P., Cook, J., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K. H. (2014). Real Time Functional Mapping (RTFM) in Language Localization for Pediatric Patients with Intractable Epi-lepsy. UCF COM FIRE Research Symposium 2014. March 20-21, 2014, UCF, Orlando, Florida.
Korostenskaja, M., Kapeller, C., Prueckl, R., Ortner, R., Chen, P.C., Lee, K.H., Guger, C., Castillo, E.M. (2014). Re-evaluating neural origins of the responses con-tributing to P300 speller performance. Neural Interface Conference 2014, June 23-25, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Korostenskaja, M., Kapeller, C., Cheng, P. C., Prueckl, R., Ortner, R., Lee, K. H., Kleineschay, T., Guger, C., Baumgartner, J., Castillo, E.M. (2014). Estimation of intra-cranial P300 speller sites with magnetoencephalography (MEG) – perspectives for non-invasive navigation of subdural grid implantation. Neuroscience 2014, November 15-19, Washington, DC, USA.
• Cheng, P. C., Korostenskaja, M., Castillo, E.M., Baumgartner, J., Seo, J.H., Lee, K. H. (2014). Coherent Analysis of Diffuse Bisynchronous Ictal iEEG Discharges for Sei-zure Localization. American Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting 2014, December 5-9, Seattle, Washington, USA.
• Castillo, E.M., Kleineschay, T., Salinas, C., Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P.C., Baum-gartner, J., Seo, J.H., Lee, K.H. (2014). Clinical validity of meg-guided tractography (MEG-GT) to characterize networks supporting word comprehension. American Epi-lepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting 2014, December 5-9, Seattle, Washington, USA.
• Edmonds, B., Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P. C., Schaal, A., Salinas, C. M., Westerveld, M., Castillo, M., Schalk, G., Brunner, P., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K. H. (2014). Real-Time Functional Mapping (RTFM) in Language Localization for Patients with Intractable Epilepsy. American Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting 2014, December 5-9, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Elsayed, M., Korostenskaja, M., Castillo, E., Chen, P. C., Schaal, A., Edmonds, B., Salinas, C.M., Westerveld, M., Seo, J.-H., Schalk, G., Brunner, P., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K. H. (2014). Additive Potential of Real-Time Functional Mapping (RTFM) to Electrical Stimulation Mapping (ESM) Results for Epilepsy Surgery Candidates. American Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting 2014, December 5-9, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Korostenskaja, M., Chen, P.C., Salinas, C.M., Westerveld, M., Seo, J., Castillo, E., Schaal, A., Edmonds, B., Schalk, G., Brunner, P., Elsayed, M., Baumgartner, J., Lee, K. H. (2014). Predicting post-surgical language outcome with ECoG-based real-time functional mapping (RTFM) in patients with pharmaco-resistant epilepsy. American Epilepsy Society's (AES) Annual Meeting 2014, December 5-9, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Korostenskaja, M., Kapeller, K., Prueckl, R., Ortner, R., Cheng, P., Guger, K., Lee, K.H. (2014). Improving Accuracy of ECoG-based P300 speller. Sixth International Brain-Computer Interface Conference 2014, September 16-19, 2014, Graz, Austria.
Korostenskaja, M., Kapeller, K., Prueckl, R., Ortner, R., Cheng, P., Guger, K., Lee, K.H. (2014). MEG as a guiding tool for BCI implantation. Tübingen MEG symposium 2014, October 27-28, Tübingen, Germany.
Korostenskaja, M. (2015). How real-time imaging methodologies can help prevent post-surgical deficits and improve brain-computer interface based communication? FH Research Forum 2015, April 23-25, 2015, Orlando, Florida, USA. Oral presentation.
Korostenskaja, M., Ruksenas O., Griskova-Bulanova, I. (2015). PhaseLocking Index of 40Hz Auditory SteadyState Response is not related to major personality trait dimensions. Neiroscience 2015, October 17-21,Chicago, IL, USA. Oral presentation in nanosymposium "Auditory Processing: Cortical Encoding of Complex Sounds".

IV. SCIENCE POPULARIZING ARTICLES

Korostenskaja, M. and Ruksenas, O. The secrets of child’s brain development II. Mokslas ir Gyvenimas (Lithuanian), 11, 12-13 (in Lithuanian) 2002.
Korostenskaja, M. and Ruksenas, O. The secrets of child’s brain development I. Mokslas ir Gyvenimas (Lithuanian), 10, 9-10 (in Lithuanian) 2002.
Dapsys, K. and Korostenskaja, M. Neurophysiological brain research methods. Mokslas ir Gyvenimas (Lithuanian), 4, (in Lithuanian), 2004.
Korostenskaja, M. and Saunoriute-Kerbeliene, S. The pedagogy of New Age. Mokslas ir Gyvenimas (Lithuanian), 11, 14-18 (in Lithuanian) 2005.
 

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