Elizabeth Disbrow

Adjunct Asstistant Professor

Departments

Neurology - Medicine

Offices and Labs

1544 Newton Ct
(530) 754-4484

Degrees

1996 PhD Physiological Psychology University of California, Davis
1990 MS Psychology California State University, Sacramento
1988 BS Physiological Psychology University of California, Davis

Awards

Ruth Dick Hunter Memorial Scholarship 1984-1988
UC Davis School of Medicine Staff Development Award 1991-1993
UC Davis Graduate Fellowship Award 1994-1995
Fellow, 1997 James S. McDonnell Foundation Summer Institute in Cognitive Neuroscience
Rapporteur, Human Frontiers Science Program Workshop 5: Evolutionary Perspectives on Brain and Mind, Strasbrourg, France, 1997

Department and Center Affiliations

UC San Francisco Department of Radiology; <A href="http://bil.ucsf.edu">Biomagnetic Imaging Center</A>
UC Davis Department of Neurology; <A href="http://neuroscience.ucdavis.edu">Center for Neuroscience</A>

ProfessionalSocieties

Society for Neuroscience

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Neuroscience

Graduate Groups not Housed in CBS

Psychology

Publications

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  • Antognini, J. F., Buonocore, M. H., Disbrow, E. A., Carstens, E. Isoflurance anesthesia blunts cerebral responses to noxious and inocuous stimuli: A functional MRI study. Life Sciences, 16(24), 349-354: 1997
  • Disbrow, E., Slutsky, D., Krubitzer, L. Corical and thalamic connections of the parietal ventral area(PV) in the macaque monkey. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts, 24, 130: 1998
  • Disbrow, E., Slutsky, D., Roberts, T.P.L., and Krubitzer, L. Functional MRI in the anesthetized macaque monkey: Does the BOLD signal reflect underlying electrophysiology. Society for Neuroscience Abstract, 25, 1166: 1998
  • Disbrow, E., Krubitzer, L., Rowley, H., Roberts, T. Somatotopic organization of the lateral sulcus in humans. Neuroimage, 7(4) S408: 1998
  • Slutsky, D., Disbrow, E., Roberts, T.P.L., and Krubitzer, L. Functional MRIin anesthetized topographic organization of somatosensory area 3a in the macaque monkey (Macaca Mulatta). Society for Neuroscience. 25, 1166. 1999
  • Huffman, K., Slutsky, D., Disbrow, E., Kahn, D., Recanzone, G., Krubitzer, L. The topographic organization of somatosensory area 3a in the macaque monkey (Macaca Mulatta). Society for Neuroscience Abstract. 25, 1166: 1999
  • Roberts, T.P.L., Disbrow, E., Kahn, D., Szymanski, M., and Rowley, H., Quantification of cortical extent of activation with fMRI and MEG. Proceedings of the American Society of Neuroradiology. 156: 1999
  • Disbrow, E., Roberts, T.P.L., Slutsku, E., and Krubitzer L. The combined use of functional imaging and neuroanatomy to examine the second somatosensory area and surrounding cortex. Neuroimage. 9, S842: 1999
  • Nagaro, T., Takaishi, K., Kojo, H., Disbrow, E., Eisele, J. The repeatability of Hargraves' Plantar test in the normal rat. Pain Research, 12, 15-19: 1997
  • Disbrow, E., Krubitzer, L., Poeppel, D., Sekihara, K., Rowley, H., Investigation of the response to universus bilateral somatosensory input using MEG and fMRI. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts, 23, 230.12: 1997
  • Disbrow, E., Bunocore, M. Antognini, J., Carstens, E., Rowley, H. The somatosensory cortex: A comparison of the response to noxious thermal, mechanical and electrical stimuli using fMRI. Human Brain Mapping, 6(3), 150-159: 1998
  • Baron, R., Baron, Y., Disbrow, E., Brain processing of capsaicin-iduced secondary hyperalgesia: a functional MRI study. Neurology, 53(3), 548-557: 1999
  • Disbrow, E. Roberts, T. P. L., Slutsky, D., and Krubitzer, L. Somatopy of SI in anesthetized macaque monkeys demonstrated using functional MRI. Brain Research, 829, 167-173: 1999
  • Disbrow, E., Slutsky, D., Robert, T.P.L., Krubitzer, L., Functional MRI at 1.5 tesla: A comparison of the blood oxygenation level-dependent signal and electrophysiology. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 97(17), 9718-9723: 2000
  • Disbrow, E., Robert, T. P. L., and Krubitzer, L. The somatotopic organization of the lateral sulcus areas in Homo Sapiens: Evidence for SII and PV. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 418(N1), 1-21: 2000
  • Roberts, T. P. L., Disbrow, E., Roberts, H. C., Rowley, H. A. Quatification and reproducibility of cortical extent of activation with fMRI and MEG. American Journal of Neuroradiology, 21(8), 1366-1387: 2000.
  • Baron, R., Baron, Y., Disbrow, E., Roberts, T.P.L. Activation of te somatosensory cortex during A beta fiber mediated hyperalgesia - a MSI study, Brain Research, 871(1), 75-82: 2001
  • Disbrow, E., Litinas, E., Recanzone, G.H., Slutsky, D., Krubitzer, L. Thalamocortical connections of somatosensory areas PV and S2 in macaque monkeys. Thalamus and Related Systems, 1(4), 289-302: 2002
  • Disbrow, E., Litinas, E., Recanzone, G.H., Krubitzer L. Cortical connections of the second somatosensory area and the parietal ventral area in macaque monkeys. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 462(4), 382-399:2003
  • L. Krubitzer, Huffman, K. J., Disbrow, E., Recanzone, G. The organization of area 3a in macaque monkeys: Contributions to the cortical phenotype. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 471(1): 97-111. 2003
  • J. Padberg, Disbrow, E., and Krubitzer, L. The organization and connections of anterior and posterior parietal cortex in monkeys: Do new world monkeys have an area 2? Cerebral Cortex: 1-26. In Press
  • Z. Zhu, Disbrow, E.A., Zumer, J. M., McGonigle, D. J., Nagarajan, S. S. Representation and interaction of digits in human primary and somatosensory cortex. In Press.