Cao, Q., Cohen, M. S., Bakkour, A., Leong, Y. C., & Decety, J. (2024, May 29). Moral conviction interacts with metacognitive ability in modulating neural activity during sociopolitical decision-making. PsyArXivPREPRINT [link]

Zylberberg A,  Bakkour A, Shohamy D, Shadlen MN. Value construction through sequential sampling explains serial dependencies in decision making. eLife. 2024; 13:RP96997. [link]

Meidenbauer KL, Choe KW, Bakkour A, Inzlicht M, Meidenbauer ML, Berman MG. Characterizing the role of impulsivity in costly, reactive aggression using a novel paradigm. Behavior Research Methods. 2024; 56:690-708. [PDF]


Barack DL, Bakkour A, Shohamy D, Salzman CD. Visuospatial information foraging describes search behavior in learning latent environmental features. Scientific Reports. 2023; 13:1126. [PDF]


Li X, Bainbridge WA, & Bakkour A. Item memorability has no influence on value-based decisions. Scientific Reports. 2022; 12:22056. [PDF]

Xue AM, Foerde K, Walsh BT, Steinglass JE, Shohamy D, & Bakkour A. Neural representations of food-related attributes in the human orbitofrontal cortex in health and disease. Journal of Neuroscience. 2022; . [PDF]


Botvinik-Nezer R, Bakkour A, Salomon T, Shohamy D, Schonberg T. Memory for individual items is related to non-reinforced preference change. Learning & Memory. 2021; 28: 348-360. [PDF]


Lloyd EC, Shehzad Z, Schebendach J, Bakkour A, Xue A, Assaf NF, Jilani R, Walsh BT, Steinglass J, Foerde K. Food Folio by Columbia Center for Eating Disorders: A freely available food image database. Frontiers in Psychology. 2020; 11:585044. [PDF]

Biderman N*, Bakkour A*, Shohamy D. What are memories for? The hippocampus bridges past experience with future decisions. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 2020; 24(7):542-556. [PDF]
* authors contributed equally to this work


Bakkour A, Palombo DJ, Zylberberg A, Kang YHR, Verfaellie M, Shadlen MN, Shohamy D. The hippocampus supports deliberation during value based decisions. eLife. 2019; 8:e46080. [PDF]


Bakkour A, Botvinik N, Cohen N, Hover AM, Poldrack RA, Schonberg T. Spacing of cue-approach training leads to better maintenance of behavioral change. PLoS ONE. 2018; 13(7):e0201580. [PDF]


Bakkour A, Lewis-Peacock JA, Poldrack RA, Schonberg T. Neural mechanisms of cue-approach training. NeuroImage. 2017; 151:92-104. [PDF]


Bakkour A, Leuker C, Hover AM, Giles NR, Poldrack RA, Schonberg T. Mechanisms of choice behavior shift using cue-approach training. Frontiers in Psychology. 2016; 7:421. [PDF]

Worthy W, Davis T, Gorlick MA, Cooper JA, Bakkour A, Mumford J, Poldrack RA, Maddox WT. Neural correlates of state-based decision-making in younger and older adults. NeuroImage. 2016; 130:13-23. [PDF]


Schonberg T*, Bakkour A*, Hover AM, Mumford JA, Nagar L, Perez J, Poldrack RA. Changing value through cued approach: an automatic mechanism of behavior change. Nature Neuroscience. 2014; 17(4):625-630. [PDF]
* authors contributed equally to this work

Schonberg T*, Bakkour A*, Hover AM, Mumford JA, Poldrack RA. Influencing food choices by training: Evidence for modulation of frontoparietal control signals. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 2014; 26(2):247-268. [PDF]
* authors contributed equally to this work


Bakkour A, Morris JC, Wolk DA, Dickerson BC. The effects of aging and Alzheimer’s disease on cerebral cortical anatomy: Specificity and differential relationships with cognition. NeuroImage. 2013; 76:332-344. [PDF]


Sapolsky D, Bakkour A, Negreira A, Nalipinski P, Weintraub S, Mesulam MM, Caplan D, Dickerson BC. Cortical neuroanatomic correlates of symptom severity in primary progressive aphasia. Neurology. 2010; 75(4):358-366. [PDF]

Wang L, Negreira A, LaViolette P, Bakkour A, Sperling RA, Dickerson BC. Intrinsic interhemispheric hippocampal functional connectivity predicts individual differences in memory performance ability. Hippocampus. 2010; 20(3):345-351. [PDF]

Wang L, LaViolette P, O’Keefe K, Putcha D, Bakkour A, Van Dijk KRA, Pihlajamäki M, Dickerson BC, Sperling RA. Intrinsic connectivity between the hippocampus and posteromedial cortex predicts memory performance in cognitively intact older individuals. NeuroImage. 2010; 51(2):910-917. [PDF]


Bakkour A, Morris JC, Dickerson BC. The cortical signature of prodromal AD: Regional thinning predicts mild AD dementia. Neurology. 2009; 72(12):1048-1055. [PDF]

Dickerson BC, Bakkour A, Salat DH, Feczko E, Pacheco J, Greve DN, Grodstein F, Wright CI, Blacker D, Rosas HD, Sperling RA, Atri A, Growdon JH, Hyman BT, Morris JC, Fischl B, Buckner RL. The cortical signature of Alzheimer’s disease: Regionally-specific cortical thinning relates to symptom severity in very mild to mild AD dementia and is detectable in asymptomatic amyloid-positive individuals. Cerebral Cortex. 2009; 19(3):497-510. [PDF]

Van Leemput K, Bakkour A, Benner T, Wiggins G, Wald LL, Augustinack J, Dickerson BC, Golland P, Fischl B. Automated segmentation of hippocampal subfields from ultra-high resolution in vivo MRI. Hippocampus. 2009; 19(6):549-557. [PDF]

Wonderlick JS, Ziegler DA, Hosseini-Varnamkhasti P, Bakkour A, van der Kouwe A, Triantafyllou C, Corkin S, Dickerson BC. 2009. Reliability of MRI-derived cortical and subcortical morphometric measures: Effects of pulse sequence, voxel geometry, and parallel imaging. NeuroImage. 2009; 44(4):1324-1333. [PDF]