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Mahoney, J.R. Searching for a novel marker of preclinical Alzheimer’s disease. Open Access Government, 035, 2022. 


Mahoney, J.R., Blumen, H.M, De Sanctis, P., Fleyscher, R., Frankini, C., Hoang, A., Hoptman, M., Jin, R., Lipton, M., Nunez, V., Twizer, L., Uy, N., Valdivia, A, Verghese, T.,  Wang, C., Weiss, E., Zwerling, J., & Verghese, J.  Visual-Somatosensory Integration (VSI) as a novel marker of Alzheimer’s disease: A comprehensive overview of The VSI Study. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience.2023;15:1125114.


Mahoney, J.R., Lonczak, L., Zwerling, J., George, C., & Verghese, J. Digital Health Tool Offers Innovative Quantitative Fall Assessment Solution for Older Adults. NeurologyLive. 2023, 6 (4). 


Mahoney, J.R., Li, P., Oh-Park, M., Verghese, J., & Holtzer, R. Multisensory Integration Across the Senses in Young and Old Adults. Brain Res., 426, 43-53, 2011. PMID: 22024545


Mahoney, J.R., Verghese J, Dumas K, Wang C, Holtzer R. The effect of multisensory cues on attention in aging. Brain Res., 1472, 63-73, 2012. PMID: 22820295


Mahoney, J.R., Verghese, J., Dumas, K., & Holtzer, R. Visual-Somatosensory Integration in Aging: Does Stimulus Location Really Matter? Vis Neurosci., 31(3):275-83, 2014. PMID: 24698637


Mahoney, J.R., Holtzer, R., Dumas, K., & Verghese, J. Visual-Somatosensory Integration & Balance: Evidence for Psychophysical Integrative Differences in Aging. Multisens Res., 27(1): 17-42, 2014. PMID: 25102664


Mahoney, J.R., Verghese, J., Dumas, K. & Holtzer, R. Visual-Somatosensory Integration is linked to Physical Activity Level in Older Adults. Multisens Res., 28 (1-2): 11-29, 2015.  PMID: 26152050


Mahoney, J.R., Molholm, S., Butler, J.S., Sehatpour, P., Gomez-Ramirez, M., Ritter, W. & Foxe, J.J.  Keeping in Touch with the Visual System: Spatial Alignment and Multisensory Integration of Visual- Somatosensory Inputs. Front Psych., 5 (6), 1068, 2015. PMID: 26300797


Mahoney, J.R., Holtzer, R., Izzetoglu, M., Zemon, V., Verghese, J., & Allali, G. The role of the prefrontal cortex in postural control in Parkinsonian syndromes. Brain Res., 15; 126-138, 2016. PMID: 26551767


Mahoney, J.R., Oh-Park, M., Ayers, E., & Verghese, J.  Quantitative Trunk Sway and Prediction of Incident Falls in Older Adults. Gait Posture, 58: 183-187, 2017. PMID: 28797962


Santos, D., Mahoney, J.R., Allali, G., & Verghese, J.  Physical Activity in Older Adults with Mild Parkinsonian Signs: A cohort study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci.,  73 (12); 1682-1687, 2018. PMID: 30357320


Mahoney, J.R., Cotton, K., & Verghese, J. Multisensory Integration Predicts Balance and Falls in Older Adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci., [Epub ahead of Print], 2018.  PMID: 30357320


Mahoney, J.R. & Verghese, J. Visual-Somatosensory Integration and Quantitative Gait Performance in Aging. Front Aging Neurosci., 10:377, 2018.  PMID: 30538628


Mahoney, J.R. & Verghese, J. Using the Race Model Inequality to Quantify Behavioral Multisensory Integration Effects. J Vis Exp., 147, e59575, 2019. PMID: 31132070

Basharat, A., Mahoney, J.R., & Barnett-Cowan, M.  Temporal Metrics of Multisensory Processing Change in the Elderly. Multisens Res., 2019. PMID: 31648192

Mahoney, J.R. & Barnett-Cowan M. Introduction to the Special Issue on Multisensory Processing and Aging (Part II): Links to Clinically Meaningful Outcomes. Multisens Res, 2019. PMID: 31648200

Mahoney, J.R. & Verghese, J. Does Cognitive Impairment Influence Visual-Somatosensory Integration and Mobility in Older Adults? J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci, 2o2o. PMID: 31111868

Mahoney, J.R., George, C., & Verghese, J. The Influence of Diabetes on Multisensory Integration and Mobility in Aging. Brain Sciences, 11 (3), 2021. 

Mahoney, J.R. Multisensory integration, mobility, and risk of falls in older adults. Research Features, 2021.

Mahoney, J.R., George, C.J., Verghese, J., Introducing CatchUTM: A Novel Multisensory Tool for Assessing Patients’ Risk of Falling. Journal of Perceptual Imaging, 4 (3), 2021.

Ongoing Research Support


Neurobiological substrates of visual-somatosensory integration in aging

Jeannette R. Mahoney, PhD (PI)

09/01/2016 - 04/30/2021

Type: K01AG049813 

Role: Principal Investigator

Agency: National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Aim: To determine the functional and structural neural correlates of visual-somatosensory integration.

Visual-somatosensory integration as a novel marker of Alzheimer's disease

Jeannette R. Mahoney, PhD (PI)

02/15/2022 - 01/30/2027

Type: R01AG075679

Role: Principal Investigator

Agency: National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Aim: To provide a deeper understanding of the functional neural networks involved in multisensory integration processes in preclinical Alzheimer’s disease.

A copy of the NIH Biosketch including a full research summary is available here.

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