Faculty

Vishnu P Murty, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Details

3811 O'Hara Street
Pittsburgh
 
PA
 
15213

Education & Training

PhD
Duke University, School of Medicine Neurobiology and Cognitive Neuroscience
New York UniversityCognitive Neuroscience

Research Interests

Episodic memory; Mesolimbic dopamine systems; Medial temporal lobe
Selected Research Publications & Products
  1. Murty VP, FeldmanHall O, Hunter, LE, Phelps EA, Davachi L (2016) Episodic memories predict adaptive value-based decision-making. JJournal of Experimental Psychology: General, 145(5):548-58
  2. Murty VP, Calabro F, Luna B (2016) The role of experience in adolescent cognitive development: Integration of executive, memory, and mesolimbic systems. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 70:46-58.
  3. Murty VP, Adock RA (2014) Enriched encoding: Reward motivation organizes cortical networks for hippocampal detection of unexpected events. Cereb Cortex, 24(8):2160-8.
  4. Murty VP, LaBar KS, Hamilton DA, Adcock RA (2011) Is all motivation good for learning? Dissociable influences of approach and avoidance motivation in declarative memory. Learning and Memory, 18(11):712-7.
  5. Murty VP, Tompary A, Adcock RA, Davachi L (2016) Selectivity in post-encoding connectivity with high-level visual cortex is associated with reward-motivated memory. Journal of Neuroscience, pii: 4032-15. [Epub ahead of print]

Clinical Interests

Psychosis