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Thomas James Perrault Jr, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Thomas James Perrault Jr, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Neuroimaging, Electrophysiology, Psychology

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-2187 | Department: 336-716-2187

Email: tperraul@wakehealth.edu

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Wake Forest University, 2003

Memberships

  • Soc Of Neuroscience
Thomas James Perrault Jr, Ph.D.

Thomas James Perrault Jr, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy

Research Interests

Terminology as Topic; Neurology; Superior Colliculi; Sensation; Perception
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-2187 | Department: 336-716-2187

Email: tperraul@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Multisensory integration is based on information, not efficacy [abstract]. Rowland B, Perrault T, Vaughan J, Stein B.. J Vis. 2015;15(12):363.

Habituation dynamics of multisensory superior colliculus neurons in the alert cat [abstract]. Rowland BA, Vaughan J, Keniston LP, Stein BE, Perrault TJ Jr... Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2013;2013(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Stimulus redundancy reduces the effectiveness of multisensory enhancement in the alert cat superior colliculus [abstract]. Perrault TJ Jr, Vaughan JW, Keniston LP, Stein BE, Rowland BA.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2013;2013(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Fundamental properties underlying multisensory integration in the superior colliculus. Perrault TJ Jr, Rowland BA. In: Stein BE, ed. The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: 103-114.

The organization and plasticity of multisensory integration in the midbrain. Perrault T Jr, Rowland BA, Stein BE. In: Murray MM, Wallace MT, eds. The neural bases of multisensory processes. Boca Raton (FL): CRC Press;2012: 279-300.

Multisensory integration and dynamic ranges in the superior colliculus of the awake cat [abstract]. Keniston L, Stein B, Vaughan J, Rowland B, Perrault T.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2012;2012(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Multisensory-unisensory differences in habituation in the superior colliculus of the alert cat [abstract]. Perrault TJ Jr, Keniston LP, Vaughan JW, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2012;2012(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Temporal profiles of multisensory integration in the awake cat superior colliculus [abstract]. Rowland BA, Perrault TJ Jr, Keniston LP, Vaughan JW, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2012;2012(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Non-stationarity in multisensory neurons in the superior colliculus. Perrault TJ Jr, Stein BE, Rowland BA.. Front Psychol. 2011;2():art. 144.

Multisensory integration: speeded physiological responses exceed previous estimates [abstract]. Rowland BA, Perrault TJ Jr, Stanford TR, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2011;2011(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

The developmental process of acquiring multisensory integration capabilities. Stein BE, Perrault T Jr, Stanford TR, Rowland BA. In: Chalupa LM, Berardi N, Caleo M, Galli-Resta L, Pizzorusso T, eds. Cerebral plasticity: new perspectives. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2011: 179-199.

Semantic confusion regarding the development of multisensory integration: a practical solution. Stein BE, Burr D, Constantinidis C, Laurienti PJ, Meredith MA, Perrault TJ Jr, Ramachandran R, Roder B, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, et al.. Eur J Neurosci. 2010;31(10):1713-1720.

The influence of competing stimuli on visual-nonvisual integration [abstract]. Stein BE, Rowland BA, Perrault TJ Jr, Pluta S.. In: Abstracts of the ARVO 201 Annual Meeting: For Sight: The Future of Eye and Vision Research Meeting; 2010 May 2-6; Fort Lauderdale (FL). 2010;():6455.

Experience enhances the potency of sensory inputs to multisensory superior colliculus neurons [abstract]. Yu L, Perrault TJ Jr, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2010;2010(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

The effects of electrically stimulating the cochlea on neurons in the intermediate and deep layers of the superior colliculus [abstract]. Perrault TJ Jr, Rowland BA, Vaughan JW, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2010;2010(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Challenges in quantifying multisensory integration: alternative criteria, models, and inverse effectiveness. Stein BE, Stanford TR, Ramachandran R, Perrault TJ Jr, Rowland BA.. Exp Brain Res. 2009;198(2-3):113-126.

Plasticity of multisensory neurons in adult superior colliculus: changes resulting from randomly interleaved unisensory and multisensory stimuli [abstract]. Perrault TJ Jr, Rowland BA, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2009;2009(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Temporal profiles of multisensory integration in the adult superior colliculus: asynchronous stimuli [abstract]. Rowland BA, Perrault TJ Jr, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2009;2009(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Visual-auditory (multisensory) plasticity in adult superior colliculus neurons [abstract]. Stein BE, Perrault TJ Jr, Vaughan JW, Rowland BA.. In: ARVO 2009 Annual Meeting Abstracts; 2009 May 3-7; Fort Lauderdale (FL). 2009;():Abstr 1432.

Postnatal experiences influence how the brain integrates information from different senses. Stein BE, Perrault TJ Jr, Stanford TR, Rowland BA.. Front Integr Neurosci. 2009;3():article 21.

Multisensory integration in complex scenes: empirical observations [abstract]. Perrault TJ, Stein BE, Vaughan JW, Rowland BA.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2008;2008(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Multisensory integration in complex scenes: theoretical foundations [abstract]. Rowland BA, Perrault TJ Jr, Vaughan JW, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2008;2008(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Long term plasticity of multisensory neurons in the superior colliculus [abstract]. Stein BE, Perrault TJ Jr, Vaughan JW, Rowland BA.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2008;2008(Neuroscience Meeting Planner):.

Excitotoxic lesions of the superior colliculus preferentially impact multisensory neurons and multisensory integration. Burnett LR, Stein BE, Perrault TJ Jr, Wallace MT.. Exp Brain Res. 2007;179(2):325-338.

Visual deprivation alters the development of cortical multisensory integration. Carriere BN, Royal DW, Perrault TJ, Morrison SP, Vaughan JW, Stein BE, Wallace MT.. J Neurophysiol. 2007;98(5):2858-2867.

The effects of dark rearing on cortical multisensory development [abstract]. Carriere BN, Royal DW, Perrault TJ, Morrison SP, Vaughan JW, Stein BE, Wallace MT.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2007;2007(Abstr Viewer):.

The development of cortical multisensory integration. Wallace MT, Carriere BN, Perrault TJ Jr, Vaughan JW, Stein BE.. J Neurosci. 2006;26(46):11844-49.

The development of sensory-specific representations in a multisensory cortical area [abstract]. Wallace MT, Carriere BN, Perrault TJ, Vaughan JW, Morrison SP, Royal DW, Stein BE.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2006;2006(Abstr Viewer):.

The development of receptive field architecture in cortical neurons and its effects on multisensory processing [abstract]. Carriere BN, Perrault TJ, Vaughan JW, Morrison SP, Royal DW, Stein BE, Wallace MT.. Soc Neurosci Abstr. 2006;2006(Abstr Viewer):.

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Assistant Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy

Clinical Interests

Neuroimaging, Electrophysiology, Psychology
Thomas James Perrault Jr, Ph.D.

Thomas James Perrault Jr, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy

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