Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Ruben C. Gur

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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
NIMH Summer Traineeship, Psychiatric Clinic, Oakland County Juvenile Court (Pontiac, Michigan), 1971-1971.
Psychology Internship, Psychiatric Clinic , State Prison of Southern Michigan (Jackson, Michigan), 1971-1972.
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

Gur RE, Gur RC: Blood flow and metabolism in schizophrenia. Cerebral Blood Flow in Neuropsychiatric Disorders. R. Mathew (eds.). Great Neck, NY: PMA Publishing Corp. In Press.

Gelber EI, Kohler CG, Bilker WB, Gur RC, Brensinger C, Siegel SJ, Gur RE. : Symptom and demographic profiles in first-episode schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research 67: 185-194, 2004.

Kurtz MM, Ragland JD, Moberg PJ, Gur RC: : The Penn Conditional Exclusion Test: A New Measure of Executive-function with Alternate Forms for Repeat Administration. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology 19 : 191-201 2004.

Kohler CG, Turner TH, Gur RE, Gur RC.: Recognition of facial emotions in neuropsychiatric disorders. CNS Spectrum 9 : 267-274, 2004.

Elliott MA, Gualtieri EE, Hulvershorn J, Ragland JD, Gur R.: The effects of geometric distortion correction on motion realignment in fMRI. Academic Radiology 11: 1005-1010, 2004.

Kurtz MM, Moberg PJ, Gur RC, Gur RE.: Results from randomized, controlled trials of the effects of cognitive remediation on neurocognitive deficits in patients with schizophrenia. Psychol Medicine 34: 569-570, 2004.

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.

Kryspin-Exner I, Gur RC, Hoheisel B, Klein M, Six N: Neurobehavioral Probes: Adaptierung und Erweiterung von Verfahren zur computergestützen neuropsychologischen Diagnostik. Verhaltenstherapie und Verhaltensmedizin 24: 27-51, 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.

Windischberger C, Barth M, Lamm C, Schroeder L, Bauer H, Gur RC, Moser E: Fuzzy cluster analysis of high-field fMRI data. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine In press 2003.

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