Matthew E. Sachs

Brain and Creativity Institute
3620A McClintock Ave
Los Angeles,CA 90089

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Newman, D. B., Sachs, M. E., Stone, A. A., & Schwarz, N. (2019). Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.

Sachs, M., Habibi, A., & Damasio, H. (2018). Progress in brain research. 237, 153-172

Music training and child development: A review of recent findings from a longitudinal study

Habibi, A. Damasio, A., Ilari, B., Sachs, M. E., Damasio, H., Damasio, A. (2018). Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.

Longitudinal associations between family aggression, externalizing behavior, and the structure and function of the amygdala.

Saxbe, D.E., Lyden, H., Gimbel, S.I., Sachs, M.E., Del Piero, L.B., Margolin, G., & Kaplan, J.T. (2018). Journal of Research on Adolescence

Increased engagement of the cognitive control network associated with music training in children during an fMRI Stroop task.

Sachs, M. E., Kaplan, J.T., Der Sarkissian, A., Habibi, A. Plos One. (2017). PLoS ONE12(10): e018725

Loui, P., Patterson, S., Sachs, M. E., Leung, Y., Zeng, T., & Przysinda, E. (2017). Frontiers in Psychology, 8. 

Sachs, M.E., Ellis, R.J., Schlaug G., Loui, P. (2016). Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 1(6), 884-891.

Sachs, M. E., Damasio, A., & Habibi, A. (2015). Frontiers in human neuroscience, 9.

Lyden, H., Gimbel, S. I., Larissa Del Piero, A., Sachs, M. E., Kaplan, J. T., Margolin, G., & Saxbe, D. (2016). Frontiers in neuroscience, 10.


Sachs, M. E., Damasio, A., Habibi, A., & Kaplan, J.T., (2018). NeuroImage. 174, 1-10

Sachs, M. E., Kaplan, J.T., & Habibi, A., (2019). Cognition and Emotion. 1-16