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Craig Ferris

Affiliated Faculty,  Bioengineering
Professor,  Psychology

Contact

Office

  • 617.373.3083

Research Focus

magnetic resonance imaging and neurodegenerative disease

Education

Postdoctoral Training, Neuroendocrinology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1980-1981
Ph.D., Physiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, 1976-1979
M.S., Physiology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, 1974-1976
B.S., Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, 1970-1974

Research Focus

magnetic resonance imaging and neurodegenerative disease

Selected Publications

  • C.F. Ferris, P. Kulkarni, JR Yee, M. Nedelman, I.E.M de Jong, The Serotonin Receptor 6 Antagonist Idalopirdine and Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor Donepezil Have Synergistic Effects on Brain Activity-A Functional MRI Study in the Awake Rat, Front Pharmacol, 12(8), 2017, 279
  • W.M. Kenkel, J.R. Yee, K. Moore, D Madularu, P. Kulkarni, K. Gamber, Nedelman M, C.F. Ferris, Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Awake Transgenic Fragile X Rats: Evidence of Dysregulation in Reward Processing in the Mesolimbic/Habenular Neural Circuit, Translational Psychiatry, 6, 2016, 763
  • J.R.Yee, W.M. Kenkel, P. Kulkarni, K. Moore, A.M. Perkeybile, S. Toddes, J.A. Amacker, C.S. Carter, C.F. Ferris, BOLD fMRI in Awake Prairie Voles: A Platform for Translational Social and Affective Neuroscience, NeuroImage, 8, 2016, 221-232
  • P. Kulkarni, W. Kenkel, S.P. Finklestein, T.M. Barchet, J. Ren, M. Davenport, M.E. Shenton, Z. Kikinis, M. Nedelman, C.F. Ferris, Use of Anisotropy, 3D Segmented Atlas, and Computational Analysis to Identify Gray Matter Subcortical Lesions Common to Concussive Injury from Different Sites on the Cortexd Odor, PLoS One, 10(5), 2015
  • C.F. Ferris, J.R. Yee, W.M. Kenkel, K.M. Dumais, K. Moore, A.H Veenema, P. Kulkarni, A.M. Perkybile, C.S. Carter, Distinct BOLD Activation Profiles Following Central and Peripheral Oxytocin Administration in Awake Rats, Front Behavioral Neuroscience, 9, 2015, 245

Faculty

Mar 23, 2017

FY18 TIER 1 Award Recipients

21 COE faculty and affiliates were recipients of FY18 TIER 1 Interdisciplinary Research Seed Grants for 12 different projects representing $600K dollars of investment in research.

Faculty

Apr 06, 2011

FY12 TIER 1 Award Recipients

28 COE faculty and affiliates were recipients of FY12 TIER 1 Interdisciplinary Research Seed Grants for 18 different research projects.

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