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Barry E. Stein, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Barry E. Stein, Ph.D.

Chair,
Professor,


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Academic: 336-716-4368 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: bestein@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.A., CUNY Queens College, 1966
  • M.A., CUNY Queens College, 1969
  • Ph.D., CUNY Queens College, 1971
  • Fellowship, University of California Sch o, 1972

Memberships

  • New York Academy Of Sciences
  • Am Assn for the Adv of Science
  • Am Assn Of Anatomists
  • NC Assn for Biomed Research
  • Sigma Xi - Research Society
  • Am Assn of Neuro Dept & Prog
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Am Men & Women Of Science
  • Am Physiological Society
  • Assn of Anat,Cell Bio,Neuro Ch
  • Assn of Med Sch Neuro Dept Ch
  • Cognitive Neuro Soc
  • Fed Of Am Soc For Experimental
  • Intl Brain Research Organizati
  • Intl Multisensory Res Forum
Barry E. Stein, Ph.D.

Barry E. Stein, Ph.D.

Chair, Neurobiology & Anatomy
Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Neurology

Research Interests

cognition/learning, communication/speech/hearing, education/training (all f, t,, growth & development, neurosciences/behavior, rehabilitation

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4368 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: bestein@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

Xu J, Yu L, Stanford TR, Rowland BA, Stein BE. What does a neuron learn from multisensory experience?. J Neurophysiol. 2015;113(3):883-889.

Miller RL, Pluta SR, Stein BE, Rowland BA. Relative unisensory strength and timing predict their multisensory product. J Neurosci. 2015;35(13):5213-5220.

Jiang H, Stein BE, McHaffie JG. Multisensory training reverses midbrain lesion-induced changes and ameliorates haemianopia. Nat Commun. 2015;6():7263.

Rowland BA, Stein BE, Stanford TR. Multisensory integration In: Wright JD, ed. International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences. 2nd ed. Amsterdam: Elsevier;2015: 94-102.

Xu J, Yu L, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, Stein BE. Noise-rearing disrupts the maturation of multisensory integration. Eur J Neurosci. 2014;39(4):602-613.

Rowland BA, Stein BE. A model of the temporal dynamics of multisensory enhancement. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2014;41():78-84.

Rowland BA, Jiang W, Stein BE. Brief cortical deactivation early in life has long-lasting effects on multisensory behavior. J Neurosci. 2014;34(21):7198-7202.

Stein BE, Stanford TR, Rowland BA. Development of multisensory integration from the perspective of the individual neuron. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2014;15(8):520-535.

Yu L, Xu J, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Multisensory plasticity in superior colliculus neurons is mediated by association cortex. Cereb Cortex. 2014;():.

Yu L, Rowland BA, Xu J, Stein BE. Multisensory plasticity in adulthood: cross-modal experience enhances neuronal excitability and exposes silent inputs. J Neurophysiol. 2013;109(2):464-474.

Stein BE, Stanford TR, Godwin DW, McHaffie JG. The superior colliculus and visual thalamus In: Pfaff DW, ed. Neuroscience in the 21st century: from basic to clinical. New York: Springer;2013: 629-653.

Yu L, Xu J, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Development of cortical influences on superior colliculus multisensory neurons: effects of dark-rearing. Eur J Neurosci. 2013;37(10):1594-1601.

Stein BE, Stanford TR. Development of the superior colliculus/optic tectum In: Rubensteing JL, Rakic P, eds. Neural circuit development and function in the healthy and diseased brain: comprehensive developmental neuroscience. Amsterdam: Academic Press;2013: 41-59.

Xu J, Yu L, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, Stein BE. Incorporating cross-modal statistics in the development and maintenance of multisensory integration. J Neurosci. 2012;32(7):2287-2298.

Stein BE, ed. In: The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: .

Stein BE. Introduction In: Stein BE, ed. The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: xi-xvi.

McHaffie JG, Fuentes-Santamaria V, Alvarado JC, Fuentes Farias AL, Gutierrez-Ospina G, Stein BE. Anatomical features of the intrinsic circuitry underlying multisensory integration in the superior colliculus In: Stein BE, ed. The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: 31-47.

Stein BE. Early experience affects the development of multisensory integration in single neurons of the superior colliculus In: Stein BE, ed. The new handbook of multisensory processing. Cambridge (MA): MIT Press;2012: 589-606.

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.

Cuppini C, Magosso E, Rowland B, Stein B, Ursino M. Hebbian mechanisms help explain development of multisensory integration in the superior colliculus: a neural network model. Biol Cybern. 2012;106(11-12):691-713.

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

Cuppini C, Stein BE, Rowland BA, Magosso E, Ursino M. A computational study of multisensory maturation in the superior colliculus (SC). Exp Brain Res. 2011;213(2-3):341-349.

Pluta SR, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, Stein BE. Alterations to multisensory and unisensory integration by stimulus competition. J Neurophysiol. 2011;106(6):3091-3101.

Stein BE, Rowland BA. Organization and plasticity in multisensory integration: early and late experience affects its governing principles. Prog Brain Res. 2011;191():145-163.

Jiang H, Stein BE, McHaffie JG. Physiological evidence for a trans-basal ganglia pathway linking extrastriate visual cortex and the superior colliculus. J Physiol. 2011;589(Pt 23):5785-5799.

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.

Rowland BA, Stein BE, Stanford TR. Computational models of multisensory integration in the cat superior colliculus In: Trommershauser J, Kording K, Landy MS, eds. Sensory cue integration. New York: Oxford University Press;2011: 333-344.

Yu L, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Initiating the development of multisensory integration by manipulating sensory experience. J Neurosci. 2010;30(14):4904-4913.

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.

Cuppini C, Ursino M, Magosso E, Rowland BA, Stein BE. An emergent model of multisensory integration in superior colliculus neurons. Front Integr Neurosci. 2010;4():article 6.

Stein BE. Foreword In: Kaiser J, Naumer MJ, eds. Multisensory object perception in the primate brain. New York: Springer;2010: v-vi.

Gingras G, Rowland BA, Stein BE. The differing impact of multisensory and unisensory integration on behavior. J Neurosci. 2009;29(15):4897-4902.

Stein BE, Rowland B, Laurienti P, Stanford TR. Multisensory convergence and integration In: Squire LR, ed. Encyclopedia of neuroscience, vol 5. Berlin: Elsevier/Academic Press;2009: 1119-1124.

Jiang H, Stein BE, McHaffie JG. Cortical lesion-induced visual hemineglect is prevented by NMDA antagonist pretreatment. J Neurosci. 2009;29(21):6917-6925.

Alvarado JC, Stanford TR, Rowland BA, Vaughan JW, Stein BE. Multisensory integration in the superior colliculus requires synergy among corticocollicular inputs. J Neurosci. 2009;29(20):6580-6592.

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.

Stein BE. Different neural circuits underlie different cross-modal spatial judgments (commentary on Passamonti et al.). Eur J Neurosci. 2009;30(6):1140.

Stein BE, Stanford TR, Rowland BA. The neural basis of multisensory integration in the midbrain: its organization and maturation. Hear Res. 2009;258(1-2):4-15.

Fuentes-Santamaria V, Alvarado JC, McHaffie JG, Stein BE. Axon morphologies and convergence patterns of projections from different sensory-specific cortices of the anterior ectosylvian sulcus onto multisensory neurons in the cat superior colliculus. Cereb Cortex. 2009;19(12):2902-2915.

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.

Yu L, Stein BE, Rowland BA. Adult plasticity in multisensory neurons: short-term experience-dependent changes in the superior colliculus. J Neurosci. 2009;29(50):15910-22.

Leo F, Bolognini N, Passamonti C, Stein BE, Ladavas E. Cross-modal localization in hemianopia: new insights on multisensory integration. Brain. 2008;131(3):855-865.

Stein BE, Stanford TR. Multisensory integration: current issues from the perspective of the single neuron. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2008;9(4):255-266.

Fuentes-Santamaria V, Alvarado JC, Stein BE, McHaffie JG. Cortex contacts both output neurons and nitrergic interneurons in the superior colliculus: direct and indirect routes for multisensory integration. Cereb Cortex. 2008;18(7):1640-1652.

Fuentes-Santamaria V, McHaffie JG, Stein BE. Maturation of multisensory integration in the superior colliculus: expression of nitric oxide synthase and neurofilament SMI-32. Brain Res. 2008;1242():45-53.

Alvarado JC, Rowland BA, Stanford TR, Stein BE. A neural network model of multisensory integration also accounts for unisensory integration in superior colliculus. Brain Res. 2008;1242(Special Issue):13-23.

Rowland BA, Stein BE. Temporal profiles of response enhancement in multisensory integration. Front Neurosci. 2008;2(2):218-224.

Wallace MT, Stein BE. Early experience determines how the senses will interact. J Neurophysiol. 2007;97(1):921-926.

Jiang W, Jiang H, Rowland BA, Stein BE. Multisensory orientation behavior is disrupted by neonatal cortical ablation. J Neurophysiol. 2007;97(1):557-562.

Stanford TR, Stein BE. Superadditivity in multisensory integration: putting the computation in context. Neuroreport. 2007;18(8):787-792.

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