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Brain Connectivity and Sleep in Preschool Children

English title Brain Connectivity and Sleep in Preschool Children
Applicant Kurth Salomé
Number 138801
Funding scheme Fellowships for prospective researchers
Research institution
Div. of Engineering Brown University
Sleep and Development Laboratory Department of Integrative Physiology University of Colorado at Boulder
Institution of higher education Institution abroad - IACH
Main discipline Neurophysiology and Brain Research
Start/End 01.02.2012 - 31.01.2013
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Keywords (6)

sleep EEG; children; maturation; slow oscillations; travelling waves; myelin

Responsible applicant and co-applicants

Publications

Publication
A simple sleep EEG marker in childhood predicts brain myelin 3.5 years later
LeBourgeois Monique K., Dean Douglas C., Deoni Sean C.L., Kohler Malcolm, Kurth Salome (2019), A simple sleep EEG marker in childhood predicts brain myelin 3.5 years later, in NeuroImage, xxx.
A simple sleep EEG marker in childhood predicts brain myelin 3.5 years later
LeBourgeois Monique K., Dean Douglas C., Deoni Sean C.L., Kohler Malcolm, Kurth Salome (2019), A simple sleep EEG marker in childhood predicts brain myelin 3.5 years later, in NeuroImage, xxxx.
Traveling Slow Oscillations During Sleep: A Marker of Brain Connectivity in Childhood
Kurth Salome, Riedner Brady, Dean Douglas, O'Muircheartaigh Jonathan, Huber Reto, Jenni Oskar, Deoni Sean, LeBourgeois Monique (2017), Traveling Slow Oscillations During Sleep: A Marker of Brain Connectivity in Childhood, in Sleep, 40(9), zsx121.
Sleep moderates the association between response inhibition and self-regulation in early childhood
Schumacher Allyson, Miller Allison, Watamura Sarah, Kurth Salome, Lassonde Jonathan, LeBourgeois Monique (2017), Sleep moderates the association between response inhibition and self-regulation in early childhood, in Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychology, 46(2), 222-235.
Acute Sleep Restriction Increases Dietary Intake in Preschool-Age Children
Mullins Elsa, Miller Alison, Cherian Sherin, Lumeng Julie, Wright Kenneth, Kurth Salome, LeBourgeois Monique (2017), Acute Sleep Restriction Increases Dietary Intake in Preschool-Age Children, in Journal of Sleep Research, 26(1), 48-54.
Development of nap neurophysiology: Preliminary insights into sleep regulation in early childhood
Kurth Salome, Lassonde Jonathan, Pierpoint Lauren, Rusterholz Thomas, Jenni Oskar, McClain Ian, Achermann Peter, LeBourgeois Monique (2016), Development of nap neurophysiology: Preliminary insights into sleep regulation in early childhood, in Journal of Sleep Research, 25(6), 646-654.
Increased sleep depth in developing neural networks: new insights from sleep restriction in children
Kurth Salome, Dean Douglas, Achermann Peter, O'Muircheartaigh Jonathan, Huber Reto, Deoni Sean, LeBourgeois Monique (2016), Increased sleep depth in developing neural networks: new insights from sleep restriction in children, in Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 10, 456.
Developmental changes in sleep spindle characteristics and sigma power across early childhood
McClain Ian, Lustenberger Caroline, Achermann Peter, Lassonde Jonathan, LeBourgeois Monique (shared last authorship), Kurth Salome (2016), Developmental changes in sleep spindle characteristics and sigma power across early childhood, in Neural Plasticity, 2016, 3670951.
Sleep physiology in toddlers: effects of missing a nap on subsequent night sleep
Lassonde Jonathan, Rusterholz Thomas, Kurth Salome, Schumacher Allyson, Achermann Peter, LeBourgeois Monique (2016), Sleep physiology in toddlers: effects of missing a nap on subsequent night sleep, in Neurobiology of Sleep and Circadian Rhythms, 1(1), 19-26.
Caffeine Consuming Children and Adolescents Show Altered Sleep Behavior and Deep Sleep
Aepli Andrina, Kurth Salome, Tesler Noemi, Jenni Oskar, Huber Reto (2015), Caffeine Consuming Children and Adolescents Show Altered Sleep Behavior and Deep Sleep, in Brain Sciences, 5(4), 441-455.
Myelination is associated with processing speed in early childhood: preliminary insights
Chevalier Nicolas, Kurth Salome, Doucette Margaret, Wiseheart Melody, Deoni Sean, Dean Douglas, O'Muircheartaigh Jonathan, Blackwell Kate, Munakata Yuko, LeBourgeois Monique (2015), Myelination is associated with processing speed in early childhood: preliminary insights, in PLoS One, 10, 1.
Sleep and early cortical development
Kurth Salome, Olini Nadja, Huber Reto, LeBourgeois Monique (2015), Sleep and early cortical development, in Current Sleep Medicine Reports, 1(1), 64.
Topography of slow sigma power during sleep is associated with processing speed in preschool children
Kurth Salome, Doucette Margaret (shared first authorship), Chevalier Nicolas, Munakata Yuko, LeBourgeois Monique (2015), Topography of slow sigma power during sleep is associated with processing speed in preschool children, in Brain Sciences, 5, 494-508.
Region-specific response to sleep restriction in children: associations with performance and myelination
Kurth Salome, Deoni Sean C. L., Achermann Peter, Dean Douglas, Doucette Margaret, O'Muircheartaigh Jonathan, LeBourgeois Monique (2014), Region-specific response to sleep restriction in children: associations with performance and myelination, in Journal of Sleep Research, 23, 5.
Development of brain EEG connectivity across early childhood - does sleep play a role?
Kurth Salome, Achermann Peter, Rusterholz Thomas, LeBourgeois Monique (2013), Development of brain EEG connectivity across early childhood - does sleep play a role?, in Brain Sciences, 3(4), 1445-1460.
The sleep EEG topography in children and adolescents shows sex differences in language areas
Kurth Salome, Ringli Maya, Huber Reto, Jenni Oskar (2013), The sleep EEG topography in children and adolescents shows sex differences in language areas, in International Journal of Psychophysiology, 241.
Across-night dynamics in traveling sleep slow waves throughout childhood
Schoch Sarah, Riedner Brady, Deoni Sean, Huber Reto, LeBourgeois Monique LeBourgeois, Kurth Salome, Across-night dynamics in traveling sleep slow waves throughout childhood, in SLEEP.

Collaboration

Group / person Country
Types of collaboration
Children's Hospital Zurich Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
University of Wisconsin United States of America (North America)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Brown University United States of America (North America)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
- Research Infrastructure
- Exchange of personnel
University of Zurich Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
CU Boulder United States of America (North America)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
- Research Infrastructure
- Exchange of personnel

Scientific events

Active participation

Title Type of contribution Title of article or contribution Date Place Persons involved
21th Congress of the European Sleep Research Society (ESRS) 2012 Talk given at a conference Mapping the EEG Marker of Sleep Depth Reveals Skill Maturation in Children and Adolescents 04.09.2012 Paris, France, France Kurth Salomé;
SLEEP 2012, the 26th Annual Meeting of the APSS Talk given at a conference Maturational changes in sleep slow wave activity topography precede skill maturation and cortical thinning 09.06.2012 Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center, Boston, USA, United States of America Kurth Salomé;
Rocky Mountain Regional Neuroscience Group (RMRNG) 2012 Poster Coherence to assess brain connectivity: Region- and frequency-specific maturation in the sleep EEG during early childhood 10.05.2012 Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado, USA, United States of America Kurth Salomé;


Communication with the public

Communication Title Media Place Year
Talks/events/exhibitions Rekrutierungsevent am Boulder Creek Festival International 2012

Awards

Title Year
Young Investigator Start-up Grant “Sleep and Health” at the University of Zurich 2015
Merit Award, Sleep Regulation and Function Gordon Research Conference (GRC) 2014
Travel Award from the European Sleep Research Society (ESRS) 2014
Young Scientist Award at the Congress of the European Sleep Research Society (ESRS) 2014
Late-Breaking Abstract presentation at the SLEEP 2013 Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies (APSS) 2013
Outreach Award from the University of Colorado Boulder: Bringing Cutting Edge Neuroscience Research to Elementary Classrooms to Improve Public Health 2013
Sleep Research Society Abstract Honorable Mention Award 2013

Associated projects

Number Title Start Funding scheme
147180 Brain Connectivity and Sleep in Preschool Children 01.02.2013 Fellowships for prospective researchers

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