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Raquel Gur

Raquel Gur, MD, Ph.D.


Institution and Location
Degree, if applicable
Field of Study
Michigan State University, East Lansing MI B.S. 1971 Psychology
Michigan State University, East Lansing MI Ph.D. 1974 Clin & Develop Psych
Stanford University, Stanford, CA Res Assoc 1973-1974 Neuropsychology
University of Pennsylvania, Phila, PA Post-Doc 1974-1975 Clin Psychology
University of Pennsylvania, Phila, PA M.D. 1980

A. Positions and Honors

1975-1987 Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Penna.
1980-1984 Resident, Department of Neurology, University of Penna.
1984-1986 Resident, Department of Psychiatry, University of Penna.
1984-present Director of Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Penna.
1984-1987 Assistant Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, University of Penna.
1987-1989 Associate Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, Univeristy of Penna.
1989-present Professor, Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Radiology, University of Penna.


1989 NIMH Method to Extend Research In Time (MERIT) Award, MH42191
Research Scientist Development Award Level II; Research Scientist Award
IRG Member, Special Reviews Committee, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

B. Selected peer-reviewed publications (in chronological order).

Gur RE. Left hemisphere dysfunction and left hemisphere overactivation in schizophrenia. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 1978, 87, 226-238.
Gur RE, Skolnick BE, Gur RC, Caroff S, Rieger W, Obrist WD, Younkin D, Reivich M. Brain function in psychiatric disorders: I. Regional cerebral blood flow in medicated schizophrenics. Archives of General Psychiatry, 1983, 40, 1250-1254.
Gur RE, Resnick SM, Alavi A, Gur RC, Caroff S, Dann R, Silver F, Saykin AJ, Chawluk JB, Kushner M, Reivich M. Regional brain function in schizophrenia: I. A positron emission tomography study. Archives of General Psychiatry, 1987, 44, 119-125.
Gur RE, Mozley PD, Resnick SM, Shtasel DL, Kohn MI, Zimmerman RA, Herman GT, Atlas SW, Grossman RI, Erwin RJ, Gur RC. Magnetic resonance imaging in schizophrenia: I. Volumetric analysis of brain and cerebrospinal fluid. Archives of General Psychiatry, 1991, 48, 407-412.
Gur RE, Mozley PD, Shtasel DL, Cannon TD, Gallacher F, Turetsky BI, Grossman RI, Gur RC. Clinical subtypes of schizophrenia differ in brain and cerebrospinal fluid volume. American Journal of Psychiatry, 1994, 151, 343-350.
Gur RE, Mozley PD, Resnick SM, Mozley LH, Shtasel DL, Gallacher F, Arnold SE, Karp JS, Alavi A, Reivich M, Gur RC. Resting cerebral glucose metabolism and clinical features of schizophrenia. Archives of General Psychiatry, 1995, 52, 657-667.
Gur RE, Cowell P, Turetsky BI, Gallacher F, Cannon T, Bilker W, Gur RC. A followup MRI study of schizophrenia: Relationship of neuroanatomic changes with clinical and neurobehavioral measures. Archives of General Psychiatry, 1998, 55, 145-152.
Gur RE, Maany V, Mozley D, Swanson C, Bilker W, Gur RC. Subcortical MRI Volumes in Neuroleptic-Naive and Treated Patients With Schizophrenia. American J Psychiatry, 1998, 155, 1711-1717.


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