Raquel E. Gur

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Karl and Linda Rickels Professor of Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Department of Psychiatry
Neuropsychiatry Section
10 Gates Building
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Office: (215) 662-2915
Fax: (215) 662-7903
Education:

Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1970.
B.S. (Psychology)
Michigan State University, 1971.
M.A.
Michigan State University , 1972.
Ph.D. (Psychology)
Michigan State University, 1974.

Predoctoral Fellowship, Stanford University , 1974.

Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, 1975.
M.D. (?)
University of Pennsylvania, 1980.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Gur focuses on the characterization of intermediate phenotypes of cognitive dissonance as an approach to understanding the pathogenesis of affective disorders including schizophrenia.

Selected Publications

Gunning-Dixon FM, Gur RC, Perkins AC, Schroeder L, Turner T, Turetsky BI, Chan RM, Loughead JW, Alsop DC, Maldjian J, Gur RE: Age-related differences in brain activation during emotional face processing. Neurobiology of Aging 24: 285-295, 2003.

Ragland JD, Moelter ST, McGrath C, Hill SK, Gur RE, Bilker WB, Siegel Sj, Gur RC: Levels –of-processing effect on word recognition in schizophrenia. Biological Psychiatry In press 2003.

Turetsky BI, Moberg PJ, Owzar K, Johnson SC, Doty RL, Gur RE: Physiological Impairment of Olfactory Stimulus Processing in Schizophrenia. Biological Psychiatry In press 2003.

Bilker WB, Brensinger C, Kurtz MM, Kohler CK, Gur RC, Siegel SJ, Gur RE: Development of an abbreviated schizophrenia quality of life scale using a new method. Neuropsychopharmacology In press 2003.

Turetsky BI, Moberg PJ, Arnold SE, Doty RL, Gur RE: Reduced olfactory bulb volume in 1st-degree relatives of patients with schizophrenia. American Journal of Psychiatry 160: 703-708, 2003.

Siegel SJ, Connolly P, Liang Y, Lenox RH, Gur RE, Bilker WB, Kanes SJ, Turetsky BI: The effects of strain, novelty and NMDA blockade on auditory evoked potentials in mice: Novelty related auditory evoked potentials in mice. Neuropsychopharmacology 28: 675-682, 2003.

Gur RC, Gur RE: Neuroimaging applications in the elderly. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 10: 5-11, 2002.

Gur RC, Schroeder L, Turner T, McGrath C, Chan RM, Turetsky BI, Alsop D, Maldjian J, Gur RE: Brain activation during facial emotion processing. NeuroImage 16: 651-662, 2002.

Gur RC, Sara R, Hagendoorn M, Marom O, Hughett P, Macy L, Turner T, Bajcsy R, Gur RE: A method for obtaining 3-dimensional facial expressions and its standardization for use in neurocognitive studies. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 115: 137-143, 2002.

Gur RC, Gunning-Dixon FM, Turetsky BI, Bilker WB, Gur RE: Brain region and sex differences in age association with brain volume: A quantitative MRI study of healthy young adults. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 10: 72-80, 2002.

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