Scott M. Hayes, PhD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

Scott Hayes
72 E. Concord St Building A


Dr. Hayes is no longer at BU; he is a professor in the Department of Psychology at The Ohio State University (

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System
  • Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students), Boston University School of Medicine, Graduate Medical Sciences


  • University of Arizona, PhD
  • University of Arizona, MA
  • Skidmore College, BA


  • Published on 10/19/2021

    Stark J, Palombo DJ, Hayes JP, Hiersche KJ, Hasselbach AN, Hayes SM. Partial Least Squares Analysis of Alzheimer's Disease Biomarkers, Modifiable Health Variables, and Cognition in Older Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2021 Oct 19; 1-9. PMID: 34664547.

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  • Published on 7/13/2021

    Moody JN, Valerio KE, Hasselbach AN, Prieto S, Logue MW, Hayes SM, Hayes JP. Body Mass Index and Polygenic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease Predict Conversion to Alzheimer's Disease. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2021 07 13; 76(8):1415-1422. PMID: 33880516.

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  • Published on 6/26/2021

    Valerio KE, Prieto S, Hasselbach AN, Moody JN, Hayes SM, Hayes JP. Machine learning identifies novel markers predicting functional decline in older adults. Brain Commun. 2021 Jul; 3(3):fcab140. PMID: 34286271.

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  • Published on 5/3/2021

    Anders JPV, Kraemer WJ, Newton RU, Post EM, Caldwell LK, Beeler MK, DuPont WH, Martini ER, Volek JS, Häkkinen K, Maresh CM, Hayes SM. Acute Effects of High-intensity Resistance Exercise on Cognitive Function. J Sports Sci Med. 2021 09; 20(3):391-397. PMID: 34267577.

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  • Published on 6/8/2020

    Whitworth JW, Hayes SM, Andrews RJ, Fonda JR, Beck BM, Hanlon LB, Fortier CB, Milberg WP, McGlinchey RE. Cardiorespiratory Fitness Is Associated With Better Cardiometabolic Health and Lower PTSD Severity in Post-9/11 Veterans. Mil Med. 2020 06 08; 185(5-6):e592-e596. PMID: 32060558.

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  • Published on 1/1/2020

    Prieto S, Valerio KE, Moody JN, Hayes SM, Hayes JP. Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease Moderates the Association Between Medial Temporal Lobe Volume and Episodic Memory Performance Among Older Adults. J Alzheimers Dis. 2020; 76(2):591-600. PMID: 32538837.

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  • Published on 12/27/2019

    Hayes JP, Moody JN, Roca JG, Hayes SM. Body mass index is associated with smaller medial temporal lobe volume in those at risk for Alzheimer's disease. Neuroimage Clin. 2020; 25:102156. PMID: 31927127.

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  • Published on 6/1/2019

    Palombo DJ, Hayes SM, Reid AG, Verfaellie M. Hippocampal contributions to value-based learning: Converging evidence from fMRI and amnesia. Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci. 2019 06; 19(3):523-536. PMID: 30767129.

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  • Published on 3/21/2019

    Hegberg NJ, Hayes JP, Hayes SM. Exercise Intervention in PTSD: A Narrative Review and Rationale for Implementation. Front Psychiatry. 2019; 10:133. PMID: 30949075.

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  • Published on 2/26/2019

    Sullivan DR, Marx B, Chen MS, Depue BE, Hayes SM, Hayes JP. Behavioral and neural correlates of memory suppression in PTSD. J Psychiatr Res. 2019 05; 112:30-37. PMID: 30844595.

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