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Richard L. Doty, Ph.D

Professor of Psychology in Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery
Director, Smell and Taste Center, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Department: Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Contact information
Smell & Taste Center
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
5th Floor Ravdin
3400 Spruce ST.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2797

Whitworth College, 1963.

University of Denver, 1964.
B.S. (Psychology/Biology)
Colorado State University, 1966.
M.A. (Experimental Psycholgy: Psychophysics)
California State University and National Euronautics and Space Administration (NASA), 1968.
Ph.D. (Comparative & Psychology/Zoology)
Michigan State University, 1971.
Post-Graduate Training
Postdoctoral Fellow, Behavioral Endocrinology, (Advisor: Dr. Frank Beach), University of California, Berkeley, California , 1971-1973.
Postdoctoral Fellow , Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania , 1973-1974.
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Selected Publications

Doty, R.L. & Shah, M.: Taste and Smell. Encyclopedia of Infant and Early Childhood Development. M.M. Haith & J.B. Benson (eds.). Oxford: Elsevier, Page: 299-308, 2008.

Hawkes, C.H. & Doty, R.L.: Olfaction for Neurologists. Book. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, Page: in press, 2008.

Doty, R.L., Kisat, M. & Tourbier, I. : Estrogen replacement therapy induces a functional asymmetry on an odor memory/discrimination test. Brain Research 1214: 35-39, 2008.

Doty, R.L. : Olfaction in Parkinson’s disease. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders Page: in press, 2008.

Devanand,D.P., Liu, X., Tabert, M.H., Pelton, G.H., Pradhaben, G., Bell, K., de Leon, M.J., Doty, R.L., Stern, Y. & Cuasay, K.: Combined early markers predict conversion from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease. Biological Psychiatry Page: in press, 2008.

London, B., Nabet B., Fisher, A.R., White, B., Sammel, M.D. & Doty, R.L.: Predictors of prognosis in patients with olfactory disturbance. Annals of Neurology 63: 159-166, 2008.

Sorter, A., Kim, J., Jackman, A., Tourbier, I., Kaul, A. & Doty, R.L.: Accuracy of self-report in detecting taste dysfunction. Laryngoscope 118: 611-617, 2008.

Zucco, G.M., Militello, C. & Doty, R.L.: Discriminating between organic and psychological determinants of multiple chemical sensitivity. Neurocase in press, 2008.

Doty, R.L. & Bromley, S.M.: Abnormalities of smell. Scott-Brown's Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery - 7th edition. Gleeson,M.J., Jones, N.S., Clarke, R., Luxon, L., Hibbert, J. & Watkinson, J. (eds.). London: Arnold, Page: in press, 2008.

Doty, R.L., Hawkes, C.H., Berendse, H.: Lesions associated with olfactory dysfunction. Non-dopaminergic lesions in Parkinson's disease. Halliday, G., Barker, R. & Rowe, D. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, Page: in press, 2008.

Doty,R.L., Saito, K. & Bromley, S.M.: Disorders of taste and smell. The Senses: A Comprehensive Reference. Basbaum, A.I., Kaneko, A., Shepherd, G.M. & Westheimer, G. (eds.). Oxford: Elsevier, Academic Press, 2: 859-877, 2008.

Doty,R.L.: Taste. 21st Century Psychology: A Reference Handbook. Davis, S.F. & Buskist, W.F. (eds.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc. Page: 196-204, 2008.

Shah,M., Khan, M. & Doty, R.L.: Olfactory cognition. Encyclopedia of Perception. Goldstein, E.B. (eds.). Page: in press, 2008.

Doty, R.L., Cummins, D.M., Shibanova, A., Sanders, I. & Mu, L.: Lingual distribution of the human glossopharyngeal nerve. Acta Oto-Laryngologica Page: in press, 2008.

Miza, M., Machtay, M., Devine, P.A., Troxel, A., Abboud, S.K. & Doty, R.L.: Gustatory impairment in patients undergoing head and neck irradiation. Laryngoscope 118: 24-31, 2008.

Siderowf, A., Jennings, D., Connolly, J., Doty, R.L., Marek, K. & Stern, M.B.: Risk-factors for Parkinson's disease and impaired olfaction in relatives of patients with PD. Movement Disorders in press, 2008.

Bromley, S.M. & Doty, R.L.: Taste and its disorders. Scott-Brown's Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgyer - 7th edition. Gleeson, M.J., Jones, N.S., Clarke, R., Luxon, L., Hibbert, J. & Watkinson, J. (eds.). London: Oxford University Press, Page: in press, 2008.

Lane,R.P., Smutzer,G.S. & Doty,R.L.: Sense of smell. Neurobiology: from Molecular Basis to Disease. Meyers,R.A. (eds.). Weinheim: Wiley-VCH Verlag, 1: 163-232, 2008.

Doty,R.L.: Neuroendocrine aging: Sensory aging: Smell, Taste. New Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. Squire, L., Albright, T., Bloom, F., Gage, F. & Spitzer, N. (eds.). Oxford: Elsevier, Page: in press, 2008.

Doty,R.L.: The olfactory vector hypothesis of neurodegenerative disease: Is it viable? Annals of Neurology 63: 7-15, 2008.

Doty,R.L.: Environmental agents, olfaction, and neurodegenerative diseases. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Page: in press, 2008.

Doty,R.L., Jackman, A.H. & Bromley, S.M.: Olfaction and gustation. Ballenger's Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery - 17th Edition. Snow, J.B., Jr. & Wackym, P.A. (eds.). Ontario: B.C. Decker, Page: in press, 2008.

Doty,R.L., Shah, M. & Bromley,S.M.: Drug-induced taste disorders: incidence, prevention and management. Drug Safety 31: 199-215, 2008.

Doty,R.L.: Olfaction. Encyclopedia of Perception. Goldstein,E.B. (eds.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc. Page: in press, 2008.

Prediger,R.D.S., Rial, D., Medeiros, R., Figueiredo, C.P., Doty, R.L., Takahashi, R.N.: The risk is in the air: intranasal MPTP rat model of Parkinson's disease. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Page: in press, 2008.

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