Faculty

Tobias Teichert, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Bioengineering

Contact Details

3811 O'Hara St.
Pittsburgh
 
PA
 
15213
Website
Assistant
Kate Gutnsey

Education & Training

PhD
Philipps University Psychology
Columbia UniversityNeuroscience

Professional Affiliations

Member, Society for Neuroscience

Research Interests

Auditory function and decision-making; Auditory deficits in schizophrenia; Electroencephalography generators
Selected Research Publications & Products
  1. T. Teichert (2017). Loudness and time-dependence of auditory evoked potentials is blunted by the NMDA channel blocker MK-801. Psychiatry Research 256:202-206.
  2. T. Teichert, K. Gurnsey, D. Salisbury & R. Sweet (2016). Contextual processing in unpredictable auditory environments: The limited resource model of auditory refractoriness in the rhesus. Journal of Neurophysiology 116(5), 2125 - 39.
  3. T. Teichert (2016). Tonal frequency affects amplitude but not topography of rhesus monkey cranial EEG components. Hearing Research 336;29-43.
  4. T. Teichert, D. Yu & V. Ferrera (2013). Performance monitoring in monkey frontal eye field. The Journal of Neuroscience 34(5), 1657-71.
  5. T. Teichert, V. Ferrera & J. Grinband (2013). Humans optimize decision-making by delaying decision onset. PLoS One 10.1371.

Clinical Interests

Schizophrenia; Ultrasound-based localized brain drug delivery; Deficits of inhibitory control
Selected Clinical Publications & Products
  1. E. Kalanthroff, T. Teichert, M. Wheaton, M. Kimeldorf, O. Linkovski, S. Ahmari, A. Fyer, F. Schneier, G. Anholt, H. Simpson (2016). The role of response inhibition in medicated and unmedicated obsessive-compuslive disorder patients: evidence from the stop-signal task. Depression and Anxiety.
  2. T. Teichert*, F. Marquet*, S.-Y. Wu, Y.-S. Tung, M. Downs, S. Want, C. Chen, V.Ferrera, E. Konofagou (2013). Real-time, transcranial monitoring of safe blood-brainbarrier opening in non-human primates. PLoS One. *Both authors contributed equally.
  3. F. Marquet, Y.-S. Tung, T. Teichert, V. Ferrera, E. Konofagou (2011). Noninvasive,transient and selective blood-brain barrier opening in non-human primates in vivo. PLoS One, 6(7).

Education Interests

Decision-making, reward and response conflict; Reafference model; Gamma oscillations