Photographs by Anders Gade

Cimbi PhD course

The emotional brain

Sept. 9-11,
2013

 

 

 

 

2012 course

 
     

The course was organized by Patrick Fisher and Gitte Moos Knudsen.

 Seated between them: Isabelle Mansuy from Zürich

 

 

 

 

 

     
Monday, September 9    
 

Anders Gade

Dept. of Psychology
Copenhagen University

 

Neural circuits of emotion 1: Amygdala

Neural circuits of emotion 2: Extended amygdala, insula, and anterior cingulate gyrus

 

 

 

selected references

 

 
     

Oliver Hulme

Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Resonance, Hvidovre

 

Reward and homeostasis

 

 

 

 
     
 

Gitte Moos Knudsen

NRU & Cimbi, Copenhagen

Emotional processing and neurotransmitters

 

 
 

 

 

 

     
 

 

 

 

 

 

Question by student - Ligaya Dalgaard

 

 

Patrick Fisher

NRU & Cimbi, Copenhagen

Imaging genetics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Selected references

 
     
     

Isabelle Mansuy

Lab. of Epigenetics, Brain Research Institute, University of Zurich

 

Epigenetic mechanisms and emotional behavior

Recent reviews (with abstracts)

 
     
Tuesday, September 10    
   

Gitta Wörtwein

Dept. of Public Health,
University of Copenhagen

 

Behavioral assessment in animal models

 

 

 

 

 

Erik Lykke Mortensen

Dept. of Public Health,
University of Copenhagen

 

Personality and personality related disorders

Selected references

 
 

 
     

 

Mats Fredrikson

Dept. of Psychology
Uppsala University

 

Mood and anxiety disorders

 

 

Fredrikson, M., Faria, V. & Furmark, T. (2013). Neuroimaging of neurotransmission in anxiety disorders. In R.A. Dierkx et al. (eds.). PET and SPECT in psychiatry. Berlin: Springer (chapter 14, in press)

Other selected references

 

Image based on a recent meta-analysis of symptom provocation studies with fMRI, PET or SPECT to test the hypothesis that prefrontal regions modulate amygdala activity.

... in press as a book chapter:

Fredrikson,M. & Faria,V. (2013) Neuroimaging in anxiety disorders. In D.S.Baldwin (ed.) Anxiety Disorders. Modern Trends in Pharmacopsychiatry, vol. 29, pp. 47-66. Basel: Karger.

 

 
     
     

 

Catherine Sebastian

Dept. of Psychology, University of London

 

Development of emotional brain function

selected references

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, September 11    
 

Terry Jernigan

Dept. of Psychiatry, Univeristy of California, San Diego

 

Development of emotional brain structure

 

Selected references

 

 
 

 

 

   
   

 

Stephen Strother

Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre, Toronto

 

Multi-variate analytics

   

     
     
 
 

Nicole Praschak-Rieder

Dept. of Biological Psychiatry, Medical University, Vienna

 

Environmental variability and emotion

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Selected references

     

 

Barbara Sahakian

Dept. of Psychiatry
University of Cambridge

 

1: Depression: The cognitive-emotional interface

 

 

 

 

 

 

Selected references

 
2: Hot and cold cognition: Clinical implications    

     
     
 

Trevor Robbins

Dept. of Psychology, University of Cambridge

 

1. Impulsivity and reward. Neural mechanisms and addiction.

2. Neural and neurochemical basis of compulsive behavior.

 

 

 

 

Selected references

 
     
     
Auditorium 93    
   
 

Presenters' suggestions for reading

   
Photographs: Anders Gade, Dept. of Psychology, Copenhagen