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Ruben C. Gur

Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry
Director of Neuropsychology and the Brain Behavior Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Psychiatry
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
Brain Behavior Laboratory
Department of Psychiatry
10 Gates Pavilion
3400 Spruce Street
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Office: (215) 615-3604
Fax: (215) 662-7903
Hebrew University of Jerusalem , 1970.
Michigan State University, 1971.
Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology)
Michigan State University, 1973.
(Postdoctoral Fellowship)
Stanford University, 1974.
Post-Graduate Training
Psychology Internship, Psychiatric Clinic , State Prison of Southern Michigan (Jackson, Michigan), 1971-1972.
NIMH Summer Traineeship, Psychiatric Clinic, Oakland County Juvenile Court (Pontiac, Michigan), 1971-1971.
Psychology Internship, Counseling Center, Michigan State University (East Lansing, Michigan), 1972-1973.
Research Associate, Department of Psychology, Stanford University (Stanford, California), 1973-1974.
Postdoctorate supervised clinical experience Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 1974-1976.
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Selected Publications

Wootton O, Shadrin AA, Mohn C, Susser E, Ramesar R, Gur RC, Andreassen OA, Stein DJ, Dalvie S.: Genome-wide association study in 404,302 individuals identifies 7 significant loci for reaction time variability. Mol Psychiatry Oct 2023.

Sha Z, Warrier V, Bethlehem RAI, Schultz LM, Merikangas A, Sun KY, Gur RC, Gur RE, Shinohara RT, Seidlitz J, Almasy L, Andreassen OA, Alexander-Bloch AF.: The overlapping genetic architecture of psychiatric disorders and cortical brain structure. bioRxiv Oct 2023.

Didier PR, Moore TM, Calkins ME, Prettyman G, Levinson T, Savage C, de Moraes Leme LFV, Kohler CG, Kable J, Satterthwaite T, Gur RC, Gur RE, Wolf DH.: Evaluation of a new intrinsic and extrinsic motivation scale in youth with psychosis spectrum symptoms. Compr Psychiatry 127: 152413, Sep 2023.

Linkovski O, Moore TM, Argabright ST, Calkins ME, Gur RC, Gur RE, Barzilay R.: Hoarding behavior and its association with mental health and functioning in a large youth sample. Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry Sep 2023.

Liu SR, Moore TM, Gur RC, Nievergelt C, Baker DG, Risbrough V, Acheson DT.: High executive functioning is associated with reduced posttraumatic stress after trauma exposure among male U.S. military personnel. Front Psychol 14: 1181055, Sep 2023.

Baqapuri HI, Roecher E, Zweerings J, Wolter S, Schmidt EA, Gur RC, Mathiak K.: Auditory neural correlates and neuroergonomics of driving assistance in a simulated virtual environment. J Neural Eng 20, Aug 2023.

Joshi YB, Molina JL, Braff DL, Green MF, Gur RC, Gur RE, Nuechterlein KH, Stone WS, Greenwood TA, Lazzeroni LC, Radant AD, Silverman JM, Sprock J, Sugar CA, Tsuang DW, Tsuang MT, Turetsky BI, Swerdlow NR, Light GA.: Sensitivity of Schizophrenia Endophenotype Biomarkers to Anticholinergic Medication Burden. Am J Psychiatry 180: 519-523, Jul 2023.

Mahadevan AS, Cornblath EJ, Lydon-Staley DM, Zhou D, Parkes L, Larsen B, Adebimpe A, Kahn AE, Gur RC, Gur RE, Satterthwaite TD, Wolf DH, Bassett DS.: Alprazolam modulates persistence energy during emotion processing in first-degree relatives of individuals with schizophrenia: a network control study. Mol Psychiatry Jun 2023.

Wootton O, Dalvie S, MacGinty R, Ngqengelele L, Susser ES, Gur RC, Stein DJ.: Predictors of within-individual variability in cognitive performance in schizophrenia in a South African case-control study. Acta Neuropsychiatr Jun 2023.

Zhao C, Tapera TM, Bagautdinova J, Bourque J, Covitz S, Gur RE, Gur RC, Larsen B, Mehta K, Meisler SL, Murtha K, Muschelli J, Roalf DR, Sydnor VJ, Valcarcel AM, Shinohara RT, Cieslak M, Satterthwaite TD.: ModelArray: An R package for statistical analysis of fixel-wise data. Neuroimage 271: 120037, May 2023.

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