Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

2017

McGurrin, P. & Frow, E. Governing citizen use of brain stimulation technologies: what role for scientists? Journal of Responsible Innovation. 2017.

2014

Parikh, P., Davare, M., McGurrin, P., & Santello, M. Corticospinal excitability underlying digit force planning for grasping in humans. Journal of Neurophysiology. 2014.

2013

Sweitzer, M., Geier, C. F., McGurrin, P., Joel, D., Denlinger, R., Forbes, E., & Donny, E. C. Dissociated effects of anticipating smoking versus monetary reward in the caudate as a function of abstinence. Biological Psychiatry. 2013.

Conference Presentations

2019

Vial, F., McGurrin, P., Osterholt, T., Ehrlich, D., Haubenberger, D., Hallett, M. Tremoroton: A new Open-source Tool for Tremor Analysis. International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders. Nice, France. September 2019.

Vial, F., McGurrin, P., Attaripour-Isfahani, S., Toro, C., Hallett, M. Cortical Hyperexcitability in Sialidosis Type 1. The American Academy of Neurology. Philadelphia, PA, USA. May 2019.

Osterholt, T., McGurrin, P., Hallett, M., Haubenberger, D., Vial, F. Distinguishing Tremor Components in Essential Tremor: A Digital Spirography Study. The American Academy of Neurology. Philadelphia, PA, USA. May 2019.

Parker, J., Merchant, S., Horovitz, S., Attaripour-Isfahani, S., McGurrin, P., Huryn, L., Hallett, M., Horovitz, S. Structural Magnetic Resonance Imaging Correlates of Neurodegeneration in a Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 7 Cohort. The American Academy of Neurology. Philadelphia, PA, USA. May 2019.

Attaripour-Isfahani, S., McGurrin, P., Parker, J., Dang, N., Vial, F., Hallett, M. Deciding and Instructed to go and no-go. Second International Conference on Neuroscience and Free Will. Orange, California, USA. March 2019.

2018

Parker, J., Merchant, S., Horovitz, S., Attaripour-Isfahani, S., McGurrin, P., Hallett, M. Pathophysiologic insights into Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 7 through Structural Imaging Analysis. Society for Neuroscience. San Diego, CA, USA. November 2018.

Parker, J., Merchant, S., Horovitz, S., Attaripour-Isfahani, S., McGurrin, P., Hallett, M. Pathophysiologic insights into ataxia and spasticity through structural imaging of a Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 7 cohort. International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders. Hong Kong, China. October 2018.

Osterholt, T., Fois, A., McGurrin, P., Popa, T., Vial, F., Horovitz, S., Hallett, M., Haubenberger, D. Thalamic tremor following focused ulstrasound thalamotomy for Essential Tremor. International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders. Hong Kong, China. October 2018.

2017

Barragan, B., McGurrin, P., Uehara, K., Liss, J., Santello, M. The role of primary motor cortex (M1) in non-word recognition. The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Los Angeles, CA. November 2017.

McGurrin, P., Fine, J., Screws, K., Santello, M. Context-dependent brain dynamics during grasping and dexterous manipulation. Society for Neuroscience. Washington, D.C., USA. November 2017.

McGurrin, P., Fine, J., Santello, M. Context-dependent activation of the cerebral cortex during dexterous object manipulation. International Neuro-Rehabilitation Symposium. London, England, United Kingdom. July 2017.   

McGurrin, P., Parikh, P., Santello, M. Exploring the role of primary motor cortex during natural object manipulation. International Neuro-Rehabilitation Symposium. London, England, United Kingdom. July 2017.  

McGurrin, P. Evaluating Perspectives on the Development of Upper-Limb Prosthetic Technology. Governance of Emerging Technologies: Law, Policy, and Ethics. Phoenix, AZ, USA. May 2017.

McGurrin, P., VanGilder, P., Frow, E. A Systems Perspective on Prosthetic Device Design, Use, and Oversight. American Association for the Advancement of Science. Boston, MA, USA. February 2017.

2016

McGurrin, P., Fine, J., Screws, K., Santello M. Cortical activity reflects differential contribution of feedforward vs. feedback mechanisms during object grasp and manipulation.  Society for Neuroscience. San Diego, CA, USA. November 2016.

McGurrin, P. Evaluating the Goals of Upper-limb Prosthetic Technology. 18th International Association for Computing Machinery Conference on Computers and Accessibility. Reno, Nevada, USA. October, 2o16. 

2015

Baker, D. and McGurrin, P. Expanding the scope of Human Factors in upper-limb prosthetic technology. Institute for Social Science Research. Tempe, AZ, USA. December 2015. 

McGurrin, P., Parikh, P., Santello, M. The role of primary motor cortex in the coordination of digit force and position for dexterous object manipulation. Society for Neuroscience. Chicago, IL, USA. November 2015.

Baker, D. and McGurrin, P. A proposed model for a more effective upper-limb prosthetic assessment. Piper Health Solutions Workshop on Rehabilitation Robotics. Tempe, AZ, USA. February 2015. 

2014

McGurrin, P., Parikh P., Santello, M. The role of primary motor cortex in the coordination of digit force and position during unconstrained object manipulation. Cognitive Science Conclave. Tempe, AZ, USA. December 2014. 

2013

McGurrin, P., Parikh, P., Davare, M., Santello, M. Role of anterior intraparietal sulcus in dexterous manipulation. Society for Neuroscience. San Diego, CA, USA. November 2013. 

Davare, M., Parikh, P., McGurrin, P., Santello, M. Probing corticospinal excitability at object contact during constrained vs. unconstrained grasps. Society for Neuroscience. San Diego, CA, USA. November 2013. 

Parikh, P., McGurrin, P., Davare M, Santello M. Corticospinal excitability during planning of a dexterous grasp. Society for Neuroscience. San Diego, CA, USA. November 2013.

 McGurrin, P., Parikh, P., Davare, M., Santello, M. Corticospinal Tract Excitability during Planning of a Dexterous Grasp. Piper Health Solutions Workshop on Rehabilitation Robotics. Tempe, AZ, USA. February 2013.

Parikh, P., McGurrin, P., Davare, M., Santello, M. Corticospinal Tract Excitability during Reach-to-Grasp Tasks. Piper Health Solutions Workshop on Rehabilitation Robotics. Tempe, AZ, USA. February 2013. 

2012

Sweitzer, M. M. Geier, C. F., Joel, D., McGurrin, P., Denlinger, R., Forbes, E., & Donny, E. C. Dissociated effects of smoking versus monetary reward anticipation in the ventral striatum as a function of abstinence from smoking.  Society for Neuroscience. New Orleans, LA, USA. November 2012.

McGurrin, P.M., Weaver, M.T., Taylor T.G., Sved, A.F., Levin M.E., Thiels E., Buffalari D.M., and Donny, E.C. Locomotor Activity in a Novel Environment Predicts Nicotine Self Administration in Rats. Society of Research in Nicotine and Tobacco. Houston, TX, USA. April 2012.

2011

Weaver, M.T., McGurrin, P.M., Levin, M.E., Caggiula, A.R., Sved, A.F., Donny, E.C. Do Individual Differences in Behavioral Traits Predict Nicotine Self Administration? Society for Neuroscience. Washington DC, USA. November 2011.