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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

Contact Information

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

Email: tperraul@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Stein BE, Rowland BA, Perrault TJ Jr, Pluta S. The influence of competing stimuli on visual-nonvisual integration [abstract]. 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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Carriere BN, Perrault TJ, Vaughan JW, Morrison SP, Royal DW, Stein BE, Wallace MT. The development of receptive field architecture in cortical neurons and its effects on multisensory processing [abstract]. 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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