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Timothy B. Meier PhD

Assistant Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Neurosurgery
Division: Research
Program: Brain Injury Research


MCW Program / Core Facilities

  • Brain Injury Research Program
  • Neuroscience Research Center
  • Publications

  • Resting-state functional connectivity after concussion is associated with clinical recovery. (Kaushal M, España LY, Nencka AS, Wang Y, Nelson LD, McCrea MA, Meier TB) Hum Brain Mapp 2019 Mar;40(4):1211-1220 PMID: 30451340 PMCID: PMC6365215 11/20/2018    
  • Cerebral blood flow in acute concussion: preliminary ASL findings from the NCAA-DoD CARE consortium. (Wang Y, Nencka AS, Meier TB, Guskiewicz K, Mihalik JP, Alison Brooks M, Saykin AJ, Koch KM, Wu YC, Nelson LD, McAllister TW, Broglio SP, McCrea MA) Brain Imaging Behav 2018 Aug 29 PMID: 30159767 08/31/2018    
  • Advanced biomarkers of pediatric mild traumatic brain injury: Progress and perils. (Mayer AR, Kaushal M, Dodd AB, Hanlon FM, Shaff NA, Mannix R, Master CL, Leddy JJ, Stephenson D, Wertz CJ, Suelzer EM, Arbogast KB, Meier TB) Neurosci Biobehav Rev 2018 11;94:149-165 PMID: 30098989 PMCID: PMC6221189 08/14/2018    
  • Association of acute depressive symptoms and functional connectivity of emotional processing regions following sport-related concussion. (McCuddy WT, España LY, Nelson LD, Birn RM, Mayer AR, Meier TB) Neuroimage Clin 2018;19:434-442 PMID: 29984152 PMCID: PMC6029562 07/10/2018    
  • Chronic differences in white matter integrity following sport-related concussion as measured by diffusion MRI: 6-Month follow-up. (Lancaster MA, Meier TB, Olson DV, McCrea MA, Nelson LD, Muftuler LT) Hum Brain Mapp 2018 Nov;39(11):4276-4289 PMID: 29964356 PMCID: PMC6179912 07/03/2018       2 Citations
  • Quantitative Susceptibility Mapping after Sports-Related Concussion. (Koch KM, Meier TB, Karr R, Nencka AS, Muftuler LT, McCrea M) AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2018 Jul;39(7):1215-1221 PMID: 29880474 PMCID: PMC6055518 06/09/2018    
  • Spatial distribution bias in subject-specific abnormalities analyses. (Dodd AB, Ling JM, Bedrick EJ, Meier TB, Mayer AR) Brain Imaging Behav 2018 Dec;12(6):1828-1834 PMID: 29442270 PMCID: PMC6089678 02/15/2018       1 Citations
  • Neurosensory Deficits Vary as a Function of Point of Care in Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. (Mayer AR, Wertz C, Ryman SG, Storey EP, Park G, Phillips J, Dodd AB, Oglesbee S, Campbell R, Yeo RA, Wasserott B, Shaff NA, Leddy JJ, Mannix R, Arbogast KB, Meier TB, Grady MF, Master CL) J Neurotrauma 2018 May 15;35(10):1178-1184 PMID: 29336197 PMCID: PMC5953216 01/18/2018       2 Citations
  • Acute White-Matter Abnormalities in Sports-Related Concussion: A Diffusion Tensor Imaging Study from the NCAA-DoD CARE Consortium. (Mustafi SM, Harezlak J, Koch KM, Nencka AS, Meier TB, West JD, Giza CC, DiFiori JP, Guskiewicz KM, Mihalik JP, LaConte SM, Duma SM, Broglio SP, Saykin AJ, McCrea M, McAllister TW, Wu YC) J Neurotrauma 2018 Nov 15;35(22):2653-2664 PMID: 29065805 PMCID: PMC6238613 10/27/2017       6 Citations
  • Stability of MRI metrics in the advanced research core of the NCAA-DoD concussion assessment, research and education (CARE) consortium. (Nencka AS, Meier TB, Wang Y, Muftuler LT, Wu YC, Saykin AJ, Harezlak J, Brooks MA, Giza CC, Difiori J, Guskiewicz KM, Mihalik JP, LaConte SM, Duma SM, Broglio S, McAllister T, McCrea MA, Koch KM) Brain Imaging Behav 2018 Aug;12(4):1121-1140 PMID: 29064019 10/25/2017       5 Citations
  • Kynurenic acid is reduced in females and oral contraceptive users: Implications for depression. (Meier TB, Drevets WC, Teague TK, Wurfel BE, Mueller SC, Bodurka J, Dantzer R, Savitz J) Brain Behav Immun 2018 Jan;67:59-64 PMID: 28867283 PMCID: PMC5696064 09/05/2017       4 Citations
  • Prospective Assessment of Acute Blood Markers of Brain Injury in Sport-Related Concussion. (Meier TB, Nelson LD, Huber DL, Bazarian JJ, Hayes RL, McCrea MA) J Neurotrauma 2017 11 15;34(22):3134-3142 PMID: 28699381 PMCID: PMC5678359 07/13/2017       4 Citations
  • Serial Assessment of Gray Matter Abnormalities after Sport-Related Concussion. (España LY, Lee RM, Ling JM, Jeromin A, Mayer AR, Meier TB) J Neurotrauma 2017 11 15;34(22):3143-3152 PMID: 28665173 07/01/2017       4 Citations
  • Cortical abnormalities in bipolar disorder: an MRI analysis of 6503 individuals from the ENIGMA Bipolar Disorder Working Group. (Hibar DP, Westlye LT, Doan NT, Jahanshad N, Cheung JW, Ching CRK, Versace A, Bilderbeck AC, Uhlmann A, Mwangi B, Krämer B, Overs B, Hartberg CB, Abé C, Dima D, Grotegerd D, Sprooten E, Bøen E, Jimenez E, Howells FM, Delvecchio G, Temmingh H, Starke J, Almeida JRC, Goikolea JM, Houenou J, Beard LM, Rauer L, Abramovic L, Bonnin M, Ponteduro MF, Keil M, Rive MM, Yao N, Yalin N, Najt P, Rosa PG, Redlich R, Trost S, Hagenaars S, Fears SC, Alonso-Lana S, van Erp TGM, Nickson T, Chaim-Avancini TM, Meier TB, Elvsåshagen T, Haukvik UK, Lee WH, Schene AH, Lloyd AJ, Young AH, Nugent A, Dale AM, Pfennig A, McIntosh AM, Lafer B, Baune BT, Ekman CJ, Zarate CA, Bearden CE, Henry C, Simhandl C, McDonald C, Bourne C, Stein DJ, Wolf DH, Cannon DM, Glahn DC, Veltman DJ, Pomarol-Clotet E, Vieta E, Canales-Rodriguez EJ, Nery FG, Duran FLS, Busatto GF, Roberts G, Pearlson GD, Goodwin GM, Kugel H, Whalley HC, Ruhe HG, Soares JC, Fullerton JM, Rybakowski JK, Savitz J, Chaim KT, Fatjó-Vilas M, Soeiro-de-Souza MG, Boks MP, Zanetti MV, Otaduy MCG, Schaufelberger MS, Alda M, Ingvar M, Phillips ML, Kempton MJ, Bauer M, Landén M, Lawrence NS, van Haren NEM, Horn NR, Freimer NB, Gruber O, Schofield PR, Mitchell PB, Kahn RS, Lenroot R, Machado-Vieira R, Ophoff RA, Sarró S, Frangou S, Satterthwaite TD, Hajek T, Dannlowski U, Malt UF, Arolt V, Gattaz WF, Drevets WC, Caseras X, Agartz I, Thompson PM, Andreassen OA) Mol Psychiatry 2018 04;23(4):932-942 PMID: 28461699 PMCID: PMC5668195 05/04/2017       49 Citations
  • Role of advanced neuroimaging, fluid biomarkers and genetic testing in the assessment of sport-related concussion: a systematic review. (McCrea M, Meier T, Huber D, Ptito A, Bigler E, Debert CT, Manley G, Menon D, Chen JK, Wall R, Schneider KJ, McAllister T) Br J Sports Med 2017 Jun;51(12):919-929 PMID: 28455364 04/30/2017       35 Citations
  • Abnormalities in Functional Connectivity in Collegiate Football Athletes with and without a Concussion History: Implications and Role of Neuroactive Kynurenine Pathway Metabolites. (Meier TB, Lancaster MA, Mayer AR, Teague TK, Savitz J) J Neurotrauma 2017 02 15;34(4):824-837 PMID: 27618518 09/13/2016       4 Citations
  • Age-Related Changes in BOLD Activation Pattern in Phonemic Fluency Paradigm: An Investigation of Activation, Functional Connectivity and Psychophysiological Interactions. (La C, Garcia-Ramos C, Nair VA, Meier TB, Farrar-Edwards D, Birn R, Meyerand ME, Prabhakaran V) Front Aging Neurosci 2016;8:110 PMID: 27242519 PMCID: PMC4876121 06/01/2016    
  • A prospective microstructure imaging study in mixed-martial artists using geometric measures and diffusion tensor imaging: methods and findings. (Mayer AR, Ling JM, Dodd AB, Meier TB, Hanlon FM, Klimaj SD) Brain Imaging Behav 2017 Jun;11(3):698-711 PMID: 27071950 PMCID: PMC5889053 04/14/2016       7 Citations
  • Longitudinal assessment of local and global functional connectivity following sports-related concussion. (Meier TB, Bellgowan PSF, Mayer AR) Brain Imaging Behav 2017 02;11(1):129-140 PMID: 26821253 01/29/2016       8 Citations
  • Longitudinal assessment of white matter abnormalities following sports-related concussion. (Meier TB, Bergamino M, Bellgowan PS, Teague TK, Ling JM, Jeromin A, Mayer AR) Hum Brain Mapp 2016 Feb;37(2):833-45 PMID: 26663463 12/15/2015       25 Citations
  • Relationship between neurotoxic kynurenine metabolites and reductions in right medial prefrontal cortical thickness in major depressive disorder. (Meier TB, Drevets WC, Wurfel BE, Ford BN, Morris HM, Victor TA, Bodurka J, Teague TK, Dantzer R, Savitz J) Brain Behav Immun 2016 Mar;53:39-48 PMID: 26546831 PMCID: PMC4783304 11/08/2015       38 Citations
  • Smaller Dentate Gyrus and CA2 and CA3 Volumes Are Associated with Kynurenine Metabolites in Collegiate Football Athletes. (Meier TB, Savitz J, Singh R, Teague TK, Bellgowan PS) J Neurotrauma 2016 07 15;33(14):1349-57 PMID: 26493952 PMCID: PMC4931724 10/24/2015       7 Citations
  • A functional magnetic resonance imaging study of cognitive control and neurosensory deficits in mild traumatic brain injury. (Mayer AR, Hanlon FM, Dodd AB, Ling JM, Klimaj SD, Meier TB) Hum Brain Mapp 2015 Nov;36(11):4394-406 PMID: 26493161 PMCID: PMC4620581 10/24/2015       5 Citations
  • Mood symptoms correlate with kynurenine pathway metabolites following sports-related concussion. (Singh R, Savitz J, Teague TK, Polanski DW, Mayer AR, Bellgowan PS, Meier TB) J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2016 06;87(6):670-5 PMID: 26269650 08/14/2015       7 Citations
  • Activation of the kynurenine pathway is associated with striatal volume in major depressive disorder. (Savitz J, Dantzer R, Meier TB, Wurfel BE, Victor TA, McIntosh SA, Ford BN, Morris HM, Bodurka J, Teague TK, Drevets WC) Psychoneuroendocrinology 2015 Dec;62:54-8 PMID: 26232650 PMCID: PMC4637239 08/02/2015       23 Citations
  • A Longitudinal Assessment of Structural and Chemical Alterations in Mixed Martial Arts Fighters. (Mayer AR, Ling JM, Dodd AB, Gasparovic C, Klimaj SD, Meier TB) J Neurotrauma 2015 Nov 15;32(22):1759-67 PMID: 26096140 06/23/2015       16 Citations
  • Thinner Cortex in Collegiate Football Players With, but not Without, a Self-Reported History of Concussion. (Meier TB, Bellgowan PS, Bergamino M, Ling JM, Mayer AR) J Neurotrauma 2016 Feb 15;33(4):330-8 PMID: 26061068 PMCID: PMC4761822 06/11/2015       18 Citations
  • Recovery of cerebral blood flow following sports-related concussion. (Meier TB, Bellgowan PS, Singh R, Kuplicki R, Polanski DW, Mayer AR) JAMA Neurol 2015 May;72(5):530-8 PMID: 25730545 03/03/2015       83 Citations
  • Age-related reorganizational changes in modularity and functional connectivity of human brain networks. (Song J, Birn RM, Boly M, Meier TB, Nair VA, Meyerand ME, Prabhakaran V) Brain Connect 2014 Nov;4(9):662-76 PMID: 25183440 PMCID: PMC4238253 09/04/2014       56 Citations
  • The underreporting of self-reported symptoms following sports-related concussion. (Meier TB, Brummel BJ, Singh R, Nerio CJ, Polanski DW, Bellgowan PS) J Sci Med Sport 2015 Sep;18(5):507-11 PMID: 25150463 08/26/2014       40 Citations
  • The influence of physiological noise correction on test-retest reliability of resting-state functional connectivity. (Birn RM, Cornejo MD, Molloy EK, Patriat R, Meier TB, Kirk GR, Nair VA, Meyerand ME, Prabhakaran V) Brain Connect 2014 Sep;4(7):511-22 PMID: 25112809 PMCID: PMC4146390 08/13/2014       25 Citations
  • Relationship of collegiate football experience and concussion with hippocampal volume and cognitive outcomes. (Singh R, Meier TB, Kuplicki R, Savitz J, Mukai I, Cavanagh L, Allen T, Teague TK, Nerio C, Polanski D, Bellgowan PS) JAMA 2014 May 14;311(18):1883-8 PMID: 24825643 05/16/2014       62 Citations
  • The neural correlates of age effects on verbal-spatial binding in working memory. (Meier TB, Nair VA, Meyerand ME, Birn RM, Prabhakaran V) Behav Brain Res 2014 Jun 01;266:146-52 PMID: 24631396 PMCID: PMC4039180 03/19/2014       2 Citations
  • The effect of scan length on the reliability of resting-state fMRI connectivity estimates. (Birn RM, Molloy EK, Patriat R, Parker T, Meier TB, Kirk GR, Nair VA, Meyerand ME, Prabhakaran V) Neuroimage 2013 Dec;83:550-8 PMID: 23747458 PMCID: PMC4104183 06/12/2013       184 Citations
  • Characterizing Functional Connectivity Differences in Aging Adults using Machine Learning on Resting State fMRI Data. (Vergun S, Deshpande AS, Meier TB, Song J, Tudorascu DL, Nair VA, Singh V, Biswal BB, Meyerand ME, Birn RM, Prabhakaran V) Front Comput Neurosci 2013;7:38 PMID: 23630491 PMCID: PMC3635030 05/01/2013    
  • The effect of resting condition on resting-state fMRI reliability and consistency: a comparison between resting with eyes open, closed, and fixated. (Patriat R, Molloy EK, Meier TB, Kirk GR, Nair VA, Meyerand ME, Prabhakaran V, Birn RM) Neuroimage 2013 Sep;78:463-73 PMID: 23597935 PMCID: PMC4003890 04/20/2013       141 Citations
  • Association of functional magnetic resonance imaging indices with postoperative language outcomes in patients with primary brain tumors. (Kundu B, Penwarden A, Wood JM, Gallagher TA, Andreoli MJ, Voss J, Meier T, Nair VA, Kuo JS, Field AS, Moritz C, Meyerand ME, Prabhakaran V) Neurosurg Focus 2013 Apr;34(4):E6 PMID: 23544412 PMCID: PMC3954579 04/03/2013       19 Citations
  • The role of secondary motor and language cortices in morbidity and mortality: a retrospective functional MRI study of surgical planning for patients with intracranial tumors. (Voss J, Meier TB, Freidel R, Kundu B, Nair VA, Holdsworth R, Kuo JS, Prabhakaran V) Neurosurg Focus 2013 Apr;34(4):E7 PMID: 23544413 PMCID: PMC3817821 04/03/2013       10 Citations
  • Age-related differences in test-retest reliability in resting-state brain functional connectivity. (Song J, Desphande AS, Meier TB, Tudorascu DL, Vergun S, Nair VA, Biswal BB, Meyerand ME, Birn RM, Bellec P, Prabhakaran V) PLoS One 2012;7(12):e49847 PMID: 23227153 PMCID: PMC3515585 12/12/2012       51 Citations
  • Parallel ICA identifies sub-components of resting state networks that covary with behavioral indices. (Meier TB, Wildenberg JC, Liu J, Chen J, Calhoun VD, Biswal BB, Meyerand ME, Birn RM, Prabhakaran V) Front Hum Neurosci 2012;6:281 PMID: 23087635 PMCID: PMC3468957 10/23/2012    
  • Support vector machine classification and characterization of age-related reorganization of functional brain networks. (Meier TB, Desphande AS, Vergun S, Nair VA, Song J, Biswal BB, Meyerand ME, Birn RM, Prabhakaran V) Neuroimage 2012 Mar;60(1):601-13 PMID: 22227886 PMCID: PMC3288439 01/10/2012       80 Citations
  • Capacity-speed relationships in prefrontal cortex. (Prabhakaran V, Rypma B, Narayanan NS, Meier TB, Austin BP, Nair VA, Naing L, Thomas LE, Gabrieli JD) PLoS One 2011;6(11):e27504 PMID: 22132105 PMCID: PMC3223164 12/02/2011       9 Citations
  • Effects of hypoperfusion in Alzheimer's disease. (Austin BP, Nair VA, Meier TB, Xu G, Rowley HA, Carlsson CM, Johnson SC, Prabhakaran V) J Alzheimers Dis 2011;26 Suppl 3:123-33 PMID: 21971457 PMCID: PMC3303148 10/06/2011       89 Citations
  • Validating age-related functional imaging changes in verbal working memory with acute stroke. (Meier TB, Naing L, Thomas LE, Nair VA, Hillis AE, Prabhakaran V) Behav Neurol 2011;24(3):187-99 PMID: 21876259 PMCID: PMC3177151 08/31/2011    
  • Last update: 02/05/2019
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