Kevin A Pelphrey

Summary

Affiliation: Carnegie Mellon University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Individual differences in personality predict how people look at faces
    Susan B Perlman
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5952. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Charting the typical and atypical development of the social brain
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Department of Psychology, Baker Hall 342c, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:1081-102. 2008
  3. pmc Regulatory brain development: balancing emotion and cognition
    Susan B Perlman
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 121 Meyran Ave, Room 203, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Soc Neurosci 5:533-42. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Friend or foe? Brain systems involved in the perception of dynamic signals of menacing and friendly social approaches
    Elizabeth J Carter
    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, United States of America
    Soc Neurosci 3:151-63. 2008
  5. pmc Research review: Constraining heterogeneity: the social brain and its development in autism spectrum disorder
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Yale Child Study Center, Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:631-44. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Physiology and functioning: Parents' vagal tone, emotion socialization, and children's emotion knowledge
    Susan B Perlman
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 100:308-15. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Visual scanning of faces in autism
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Department of Psychology, UNC Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 32:249-61. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of prior knowledge and repeated questioning on children's long-term retention of the details of a pediatric examination
    Peter A Ornstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychol 42:332-44. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Development of visuospatial short-term memory in the second half of the 1st year
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3366, USA
    Dev Psychol 40:836-51. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Brain activity evoked by the perception of human walking: controlling for meaningful coherent motion
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Neurosci 23:6819-25. 2003

Research Grants

  1. Functional Neuroimaging of Children with Autism
    Kevin Pelphrey; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

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Publications17

  1. pmc Individual differences in personality predict how people look at faces
    Susan B Perlman
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5952. 2009
    ..However, the mechanisms by which this personality trait may shape social behavior remain largely unspecified...
  2. doi request reprint Charting the typical and atypical development of the social brain
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Department of Psychology, Baker Hall 342c, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:1081-102. 2008
    ..Most recently, this research program has incorporated a developmental perspective in beginning to chart the development of the STS region in children with and without autism...
  3. pmc Regulatory brain development: balancing emotion and cognition
    Susan B Perlman
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 121 Meyran Ave, Room 203, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Soc Neurosci 5:533-42. 2010
    ..Our results hold important implications for our understanding of normal development and should also help to inform our understanding and management of emotional disorders...
  4. doi request reprint Friend or foe? Brain systems involved in the perception of dynamic signals of menacing and friendly social approaches
    Elizabeth J Carter
    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, United States of America
    Soc Neurosci 3:151-63. 2008
    ..In particular, they demonstrate brain regions sensitive to social signals of dominance and affiliation...
  5. pmc Research review: Constraining heterogeneity: the social brain and its development in autism spectrum disorder
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Yale Child Study Center, Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:631-44. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Physiology and functioning: Parents' vagal tone, emotion socialization, and children's emotion knowledge
    Susan B Perlman
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 100:308-15. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that parents' physiological regulation may affect the emotional development of their children by influencing their parenting behaviors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Visual scanning of faces in autism
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Department of Psychology, UNC Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 32:249-61. 2002
    ..Collectively, these results indicate disorganized processing of face stimuli in autistic individuals and suggest a mechanism that may subserve the social information processing deficits that characterize autism spectrum disorders...
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of prior knowledge and repeated questioning on children's long-term retention of the details of a pediatric examination
    Peter A Ornstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychol 42:332-44. 2006
    ..Although knowledge increased with age as expected, it nonetheless affected recall over and above the influence of age...
  9. ncbi request reprint Development of visuospatial short-term memory in the second half of the 1st year
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3366, USA
    Dev Psychol 40:836-51. 2004
    ..Memory scores did not vary for the visual and manual tasks. Perseveration was greatest for reach responses, increased with challenge, and decreased with age. ((c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)..
  10. ncbi request reprint Brain activity evoked by the perception of human walking: controlling for meaningful coherent motion
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Neurosci 23:6819-25. 2003
    ..These voxel-based analyses also revealed regions of motion-related positive activity in other brain regions, including MT or V5, fusiform gyri, right premotor cortex, and the intraparietal sulci...
  11. ncbi request reprint Grasping the intentions of others: the perceived intentionality of an action influences activity in the superior temporal sulcus during social perception
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:1706-16. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Neural basis of eye gaze processing deficits in autism
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Brain 128:1038-48. 2005
    ..We conclude that lack of modulation of the STS region by gaze shifts that convey different intentions contributes to the eye gaze processing deficits associated with autism...
  13. ncbi request reprint Taking an "intentional stance" on eye-gaze shifts: a functional neuroimaging study of social perception in children
    Matthew W Mosconi
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Neuroimage 27:247-52. 2005
    ..We discuss these findings and potential implications for mapping the neurodevelopment of the social cognition and social perception abnormalities characteristic of autism...
  14. pmc Neural bases for impaired social cognition in schizophrenia and autism spectrum disorders
    Amy E Pinkham
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Psychology, CB 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States
    Schizophr Res 99:164-75. 2008
    ..These findings lend support to models hypothesizing well-defined neural substrates of social cognition and suggest a specific neural mechanism that may underlie social cognitive impairments in both autism and paranoid schizophrenia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Anorexia nervosa and autism spectrum disorders: guided investigation of social cognitive endophenotypes
    Nancy L Zucker
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:976-1006. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Regional brain activation evoked when approaching a virtual human on a virtual walk
    James P Morris
    Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:1744-52. 2005
    ..This result emphasizes the importance of biological motion in inferring the intentions of others...
  17. pmc Occipitotemporal activation evoked by the perception of human bodies is modulated by the presence or absence of the face
    James P Morris
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Neuropsychologia 44:1919-27. 2006
    ..These results provide new information regarding the importance of a visible face in both the relative activation and deactivation of brain structures engaged in social perception...

Research Grants3

  1. Functional Neuroimaging of Children with Autism
    Kevin Pelphrey; Fiscal Year: 2007
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