Adriana Galvan*

Adriana Galvan


Office Address:
2263B FH

Work Address:
1285 Franz Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095

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Associate Professor, Psychology, Behavioral Neuroscience, Developmental Psychology
Member, Brain Research Institute, Neuroscience GPB Home Area


A selected list of publications:
  • Galván A, Poldrack RA, Baker, CM, McGlennen KM, London ED.   Neural Correlates of Response Inhibition and Cigarette Smoking in Late Adolescence, Neuropsychopharmacology, ; in press: .
  • Casey BJ, Hare, TA, Galván A.   Risky and impulsive components of adolescent decision-making, , ; Attention and Performance: Processes of Change in Brain and CognitiveDevelopment. (M Delgado, E. Phelps & T Robbins (Eds) (in press): .
  • Galván A   Adolescent development of the reward system, Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2010; 4: 1-9.
  • Galván, A   Neural plasticity of development and learning, Human Brain Mapping, 2010; 31(6): 879-890.
  • Juvonen J, Galván A.   Bullying as a means to foster compliance , , 2009; In: A Social Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective. (M. Harris (Ed)): 299-318.
  • Casey BJ, Getz S, Galvan A   The adolescent brain, Developmental Review, 2008; 28(1): 62-77.
  • Galván A, Hare TA, Voss H, Glover G, Casey BJ.   Risk-taking and the adolescent brain: Who is at risk?, Developmental Science, 2007; 10(2): F8-F14.
  • Spicer J*, Galván A*, Hare TA, Voss H, Glover G, Casey BJ.   Sensitivity of the nucleus accumbens to violations in expectation of reward, Neuroimage, 2007; 34: 455-461.
  • Galván A, Hare TA, Parra CE, Penn J, Voss H, Glover G, Casey BJ.   Earlier development of the accumbens relative to orbitofrontal cortex might underlie risk-taking behavior in adolescents, Journal of Neuroscience, 2006; 26(25): 6885-6892.