Junghee Lee

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc An intact social cognitive process in schizophrenia: situational context effects on perception of facial affect
    Junghee Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Science, 300 Medical Plaza Room 2261, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Schizophr Bull 39:640-7. 2013
  2. pmc Social and nonsocial cognition in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia: relative levels of impairment
    Junghee Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 170:334-41. 2013
  3. pmc Theory of mind in schizophrenia: exploring neural mechanisms of belief attribution
    Junghee Lee
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Soc Neurosci 6:569-81. 2011
  4. pmc Stability of visual masking performance in recent-onset schizophrenia: an 18-month longitudinal study
    Junghee Lee
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, United States
    Schizophr Res 103:266-74. 2008
  5. pmc Regional brain activity during early visual perception in unaffected siblings of schizophrenia patients
    Junghee Lee
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 6968, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:78-85. 2010
  6. pmc Schizophrenia patients are impaired in empathic accuracy
    J Lee
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Psychol Med 41:2297-304. 2011
  7. pmc How do schizophrenia patients use visual information to decode facial emotion?
    Junghee Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:1001-8. 2011
  8. pmc Altered dynamic coupling of lateral occipital complex during visual perception in schizophrenia
    Philippe Olivier Harvey
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neuroimage 55:1219-26. 2011
  9. pmc Functional neuroanatomy of visual masking deficits in schizophrenia
    Michael F Green
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:1295-303. 2009
  10. pmc Social cognition in schizophrenia, Part 2: 12-month stability and prediction of functional outcome in first-episode patients
    William P Horan
    Department of Psychiatry, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:865-72. 2012

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. pmc An intact social cognitive process in schizophrenia: situational context effects on perception of facial affect
    Junghee Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Science, 300 Medical Plaza Room 2261, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Schizophr Bull 39:640-7. 2013
    ..Although social situations provide powerful constraints on our perception, little is known about how situational context modulates facial affect recognition in schizophrenia...
  2. pmc Social and nonsocial cognition in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia: relative levels of impairment
    Junghee Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 170:334-41. 2013
    ..This study aimed to determine the relative extent of impairment in social and nonsocial cognitive domains in patients with bipolar disorder compared with schizophrenia patients and healthy comparison subjects...
  3. pmc Theory of mind in schizophrenia: exploring neural mechanisms of belief attribution
    Junghee Lee
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Soc Neurosci 6:569-81. 2011
    ..This study aimed to identify the neural mechanisms of ToM in schizophrenia, using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) with a belief attribution task...
  4. pmc Stability of visual masking performance in recent-onset schizophrenia: an 18-month longitudinal study
    Junghee Lee
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, United States
    Schizophr Res 103:266-74. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the stable performance was observed across all four masking conditions. The findings of this study provide further support for the view that visual masking deficits reflect a possible vulnerability marker for schizophrenia...
  5. pmc Regional brain activity during early visual perception in unaffected siblings of schizophrenia patients
    Junghee Lee
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 6968, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:78-85. 2010
    ..We examined the neural substrates of visual backward performance in unaffected sibling of schizophrenia patients using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)...
  6. pmc Schizophrenia patients are impaired in empathic accuracy
    J Lee
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Psychol Med 41:2297-304. 2011
    ..This study investigated the degree to which schizophrenia patients can accurately infer the affective state of another person (i.e. empathic accuracy)...
  7. pmc How do schizophrenia patients use visual information to decode facial emotion?
    Junghee Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:1001-8. 2011
    ..This study provides direct evidence that schizophrenia patients employ an atypical strategy of using visual information to recognize emotional faces...
  8. pmc Altered dynamic coupling of lateral occipital complex during visual perception in schizophrenia
    Philippe Olivier Harvey
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neuroimage 55:1219-26. 2011
    ..However, the functional connectivity of LO with other brain regions during visual perception has not been directly investigated in schizophrenia...
  9. pmc Functional neuroanatomy of visual masking deficits in schizophrenia
    Michael F Green
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:1295-303. 2009
    ..Patients with schizophrenia reliably show deficits on visual masking, and these procedures have been used to explore vulnerability to schizophrenia, probe underlying neural circuits, and help explain functional outcome...
  10. pmc Social cognition in schizophrenia, Part 2: 12-month stability and prediction of functional outcome in first-episode patients
    William P Horan
    Department of Psychiatry, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:865-72. 2012
    ..Social cognitive impairments may serve as useful vulnerability indicators and early clinical intervention targets...
  11. pmc Adapting social neuroscience measures for schizophrenia clinical trials, Part 2: trolling the depths of psychometric properties
    Robert S Kern
    To whom correspondence should be addressed VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare Center MIRECC 210 A, Building 210, Room 116, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90073, US tel 310 478 3711, ext 49229, fax 310 268 4056, E mail
    Schizophr Bull 39:1201-10. 2013
    ..The other paradigms showed weaker psychometric characteristics in their current forms. These findings highlight challenges in adapting social neuroscience paradigms for use in clinical trials. ..
  12. doi request reprint Effects of single dose intranasal oxytocin on social cognition in schizophrenia
    Michael C Davis
    UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA, United States
    Schizophr Res 147:393-7. 2013
    ..0, p=0.045). Subjects were unable to accurately guess which treatment they had received. The improvements found in higher-level social cognition encourage further studies into the therapeutic potential of oxytocin in schizophrenia...
  13. pmc Using event related potentials to explore stages of facial affect recognition deficits in schizophrenia
    Jonathan K Wynn
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, MIRECC, Building 210, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Schizophr Bull 34:679-87. 2008
    ..Our results imply that abnormalities in the later stage of feature decoding could potentially underlie emotion identification deficits in schizophrenia...
  14. pmc Do patients with schizophrenia benefit from a self-referential memory bias?
    Philippe Olivier Harvey
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles 90073 1003, United States
    Schizophr Res 127:171-7. 2011
    ..It is not known whether schizophrenia patients benefit from such a memory boost for self-referenced information...
  15. pmc Further support for the role of dysfunctional attitudes in models of real-world functioning in schizophrenia
    William P Horan
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, University of California, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 44:499-505. 2010
    ..These findings support the value of dysfunctional attitudes for understanding the determinants of outcome in schizophrenia and suggest that therapeutic interventions targeting these attitudes may facilitate functional recovery...
  16. pmc Visual masking in schizophrenia: overview and theoretical implications
    Michael F Green
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:700-8. 2011
    ..Finally, we will suggest a possible mechanism that could explain the patterns of masking findings and other visual processing findings in schizophrenia...
  17. pmc Adapting social neuroscience measures for schizophrenia clinical trials, Part 1: ferrying paradigms across perilous waters
    Michael F Green
    To whom correspondence should be addressed David Geffen School of Medicine, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA, 760 Westwood Plaza, Rm 77 361, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, US tel 310 268 3376, fax 310 268 4056, E mail
    Schizophr Bull 39:1192-200. 2013
    ..This first article in the theme section presents the goals, conceptual background, and rationale for the SCAF project. ..
  18. doi request reprint Brain dysfunctions during facial discrimination in schizophrenia: selective association to affect decoding
    Javier Quintana
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA, Los Angeles CA 90095, USA
    Psychiatry Res 191:44-50. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that schizophrenia patients and healthy controls may utilize different neural networks when processing facial emotional information...
  19. pmc Social cognition in schizophrenia, Part 1: performance across phase of illness
    Michael F Green
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6968, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:854-64. 2012
    ..An accompanying article prospectively examines the longitudinal stability of social cognition and prediction of functional outcome in the first-episode sample...
  20. pmc Increased extent of object-selective cortex in schizophrenia
    Jonathan K Wynn
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 164:97-105. 2008
    ..The findings of abnormal spatial organization of LO in schizophrenia patients may converge with behavioral evidence of deficits in schizophrenia patients for object-recognition tasks that are believed to be mediated by LO activity...
  21. ncbi request reprint Neural substrates of visual masking by object substitution in schizophrenia
    Junghee Lee
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California
    Hum Brain Mapp 35:4654-62. 2014
    ..Hum Brain Mapp 35:4654-4662, 2014. © 2014 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  22. pmc Oxytocin-augmented social cognitive skills training in schizophrenia
    Michael C Davis
    1 Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA, USA 2 VA Desert Pacific Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 39:2070-7. 2014
    ..The effects were most pronounced on empathic accuracy, a high-level social cognitive process that is not easily improved in current social cognitive remediation programs. ..
  23. pmc Impulsivity and risk taking in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
    L Felice Reddy
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, MIRECC, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 39:456-63. 2014
    ..Similarly, the differences in risk taking between schizophrenia and bipolar disorder were not fully explained by AP effects. Implications for clinical practice and future research are discussed. ..
  24. doi request reprint Emotional intelligence in schizophrenia
    Kimmy S Kee
    Psychology Program, California State University Channel Islands, USA
    Schizophr Res 107:61-8. 2009
    ..D., Salovey, P., Caruso, D.R., 2002. Mayer-Salovey-Caruso Emotional Intelligence Test (MSCEIT): User's Manual. Multi-Health Systems, Inc., Toronto, Ontario)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Visual self-recognition in patients with schizophrenia
    Junghee Lee
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Schizophr Res 94:215-20. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that impaired self-processing in schizophrenia may be task-dependent rather than ubiquitous...
  26. ncbi request reprint The role of stimulus salience in CPT-AX performance of schizophrenia patients
    Junghee Lee
    Department of Psychology and The Center for Integrative and Cognitive Neuroscience, Vanderbilt University, 111 21st Ave South, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    Schizophr Res 81:191-7. 2006
    ..The effect of target salience was not observed in the CPT-Single, which assesses sustained attention. These results suggest that the facilitation of WM encoding by enhancing cue salience may be a key to improving CPT-AX performance...
  27. ncbi request reprint Spatial working memory span, delayed response and executive function in schizophrenia
    Jeanyung Chey
    Department of Psychology, Seoul National University, Kwanak gu 599, Seoul 151 746, South Korea
    Psychiatry Res 110:259-71. 2002
    ..Implications of the relations observed between the spans and the prefrontal function tasks are discussed...
  28. pmc Origins of spatial working memory deficits in schizophrenia: an event-related FMRI and near-infrared spectroscopy study
    Junghee Lee
    Department of Psychology and The Center for Integrative and Cognitive Neuroscience, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e1760. 2008
    ..Finally, the concordance of fMRI and NIRS data supports NIRS as an alternative functional neuroimaging method for psychiatric research...
  29. ncbi request reprint Working memory impairments in schizophrenia: a meta-analysis
    Junghee Lee
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:599-611. 2005
    ..These results suggest that WM deficit in schizophrenia is modality independent and that encoding and/or early part of maintenance may be problematic...