Publications

A PDF version of my full curriculum vitae can be downloaded here.

Cohen, S., Murphy, M. L. M., & Prather, A. A. (2019). Ten surprising facts about stressful life events and disease risk. Annual Review of Psychology, 70, 577-597. doi: 10.1146/annurev-psych-010418-102857

Murphy, M. L. M., Janicki-Deverts, D., & Cohen, S. (2018). Receiving a hug is associated with the attenuation of negative mood that occurs on days with interpersonal conflict. PLOS ONE, 13, e0203522. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0203522  download PDF

Crittenden, C. N., Murphy, M. L. M., & Cohen, S. (2018). Social integration and age-related decline in lung function. Health Psychology, 37, 472-480. doi: 10.1037/hea0000592

Chin, B., Murphy, M. L. M., & Cohen, S. (2018). Age moderates the association between social integration and diurnal cortisol measures. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 90, 102-109. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2018.02.008

Boggero, I. A., Hostinar, C. E., Haak, E. A., Murphy, M. L. M., & Segerstrom, S. C. (2017). Psychosocial functioning and the cortisol awakening response: Meta-analysis, p-curve analysis, and evaluation of the evidential value in existing studies. Biological Psychology, 129, 207-230. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2017.08.058

Murphy, M. L. M., Cohen, S., Janicki-Deverts, D., & Doyle, W. J. (2017). Offspring of parents who were separated and not speaking to one another have reduced resistance to the common cold as adults. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114, 6515-6520. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1700610114  download PDF

Cohen, S., Chin, B., Murphy, M. L. M., Janicki-Deverts, D. (2017). A lesson in controlling for third factors and reading before you write: A reply to Giannouli. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 81, 158. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.02.032 [in response to Giannouli, 2017]

Chin, B., Murphy, M. L. M., Janicki-Deverts, D., & Cohen, S. (2017). Marital status as a predictor of diurnal salivary cortisol output and slopes in a community sample of healthy adults. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 78, 68-75. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.01.016

Murphy, M. L. M., Slavich, G. M., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2015). Targeted rejection predicts decreased anti-inflammatory gene expression and increased symptom severity in youth with asthma. Psychological Science, 26, 111-121. doi: 10.1177/0956797614556320  download PDF

Miller, G. E., Murphy, M. L. M., Cashman, R., Ma, R., Ma, J., Arevalo, J. M. G., Kobor, M. S., & Cole, S. W. (2014). Greater inflammatory activity and blunted glucocorticoid signaling in monocytes of chronically stressed caregivers. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 41, 191-199. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2014.05.016

Ross, K. M., Murphy, M. L. M., Adam, E. K., Chen, E., & Miller, G. E. (2014). How stable are diurnal cortisol activity indices in healthy participants? Evidence from three multi-wave studies. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 39, 184-193. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2013.09.016

Murphy, M. L. M., Slavich, G. M., Rohleder, N., & Miller, G. E. (2013). Targeted rejection triggers differential pro- and anti-inflammatory gene expression in adolescents as a function of social status. Clinical Psychological Science, 1, 30-40. doi: 10.1177/2167702612455743  download PDF

Murphy, M. L. M., Miller, G. E., & Wrosch, C. (2013). Conscientiousness and stress exposure and reactivity: A prospective study of adolescent females. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 36, 153-164. doi: 10.1007/s10865-012-9408-2  download PDF

Tomfohr, L. M., Murphy, M. L. M., Miller, G. E., & Puterman, E. (2011). Multiwave associations between depressive symptoms and endothelial function in young adult females. Psychosomatic Medicine, 73, 456-461. doi: 10.1097/PSY.0b013e3182228644

Vitaliano, P. P., Murphy, M., Young, H. M., Echeverria, D., & Borson, S. (2011). Does caring for a demented spouse promote cognitive decline? A hypothesis and proposed mechanisms. Journal of the American Geriatric Society, 59, 900-908. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2011.03368.x