Computational Psychiatry Research Related


People Related To Computational Psychiatry Research

Warren K. Bickel, Ph.D.

Virginia Tech Carilion Behavioral Health Research Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC

Director, Addiction Recovery Research Center

Co-Director, Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors

Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Pearl Chiu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC

Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Brooks King-Casas, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC

Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Read Montague, Ph.D.

Virginia Tech Carilion Vernon Mountcastle Research Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC

Director, Human Neuroimaging Laboratory

Director, Computational Psychiatry Unit

Professor, Department of Physics, College of Science, Virginia Tech

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Events Related To Computational Psychiatry

The New Genetics of Mind: Navigating a Brave New World

May 23, 2019, 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Steven E. Hyman, M.D.


Director of the Stanley Center for Psychiatry Research
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard University
Distinguished Service Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology
Harvard University

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

The Anatomy of Beliefs: Insights from Social Neuroscience and Computational Psychiatry

March 21, 2018, 4 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Xiaosi Gu, Ph.D.


Assistant Professor
School of Behavioral and Brain Science
Director, Computational Psychiatry Unit
The University of Texas at Dallas

Special Seminars

Back to the Future: Brain Stimulation in Psychiatry

March 29, 2012, 5:30 p.m. at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute

Sarah Lisanby, MD


Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lectures

Stories Related To Computational Psychiatry

A path forward: Leading national addiction experts from VTCRI and Stanford call for more neuroscience research on long-term addiction recovery in Journal of the American Medical Association Psychiatry article

Sept. 24, 2018

Warren Bickel, the director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute (VTCRI) Addiction Recovery Research Center, and Keith Humphreys, the Esther Ting Memorial Professor in psychiatry and behavioral science at ...

New journal launched for up-and-coming field of computational psychiatry

June 23, 2016

Researchers at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute are teaming up with neuroscientists the world over to address a gap in cognitive neuroscience with the new journal, Computational Psychiatry.

High-earning investors have neural signals that successfully predict stock market bubbles and crashes

July 7, 2014

If you’re so smart, why aren’t you rich? It may be that, when it comes to stock market success, your brain is heeding the wrong neural signals. Scientists at the ...

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute hosts conference on computational psychiatry

Oct. 21, 2013

More than 70 scientists from around the world and from a range of intellectual traditions will convene in Miami this week for what is believed to be the nation’s first ...

Publications Related To Computational Psychiatry

Kirk U, Pagnoni G, Hétu S, Montague PR. (2019). Short-term mindfulness practice attenuates reward prediction errors signals in the brain. Scientific Reports 9(1): 6964.

Kishida KT, De Asis-Cruz J, Treadwell-Deering D, Liebenow B, Beauchamp MS, Montague PR. (2019). Diminished single-stimulus response in vmPFC to favorite people in children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Biological Psychology 145: 174 - 184.

P. Read Montague and Kenneth T. Kishida. (2018). Computational Underpinnings of Neuromodulation in Humans. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press.

Moran R, Stephan KE, Botvinick M, Breakspear M, Carter CS, Kalivas PW, Montague PR, Paulus MP Petzschner F. (2016). Candidate Examples for a Computational Approach to Address Practical Problems in Psychiatry. In: Strungmann Forum Reports. The MIT Press.

Stephan KE, Bach DR, Fletcher PC, Flint J, Frank MJ, Friston KJ, Heinz A, Huys QJM, Owen MJ, Binder EB, Dayan P, Johnstone EC, Meyer-Lindenberg A, Montague PR, Schnyder U, Wang X, Breakspear M. (2015). Charting the landscape of priority problems in psychiatry, part 1: classification and diagnosis. The Lancet Psychiatry 3(1): 84-90. doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(15)00360-0.

Stephan KE, Binder EB, Breakspear M, Dayan P, Johnstone EC, Meyer-Linderberg A, Schnyder U, Wang X, Bach DR, Fletcher PC, Flint J, Frank MJ, Heinz A, Huys QJM, Montague PR, Owen MJ, Friston KJ. (2015). Charting the landscape of priority problems in psychiatry, part 2: pathogenesis and aetiology. The Lancet Psychiatry 3(1): 84-90. doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(15)00361-2.

Dayan P, Dolan RJ, Friston KJ, Montague PR. (2015). Taming the shrewdness of neural function: methodological challenges in computational psychiatry. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences 5: 128-132.

Montague PR, Dolan RJ, Friston KJ, Dayan P. (2012). Computational Psychiatry. Trends in Cognitive Science 16(1): 72-80.