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MacLean, Katherine, Ph.D.

Dr. Katherine MacLean

Behavioral Pharmacology Research Unit (BPRU)

Main Office Address

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Behavioral Biology Research Center, BPRU
5510 Nathan Shock Drive
Baltimore, MD 21224-6823

Phone: 410-550-3075
Fax: 410-550-0030





Dartmouth College


University of California, Davis

2009-2012Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (Psychopharmacology)

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

  Dr. Katherine MacLean's Curriculum Vitae

Selected publications

MacLean, K.A., Johnson, M.W., Reissig, C.J., Prisinzano, T.E., & Griffiths, R.R. (2012, in press). Dose-related effects of salvinorin A in humans: dissociative, hallucinogenic, and memory effects. Psychopharmacology.

MacLean, K.A., Johnson, M.W., & Griffiths, R.R. (2011). Mystical experiences occasioned by the hallucinogen psilocybin lead to increases in the personality domain of openness. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 25: 1453-1461.

Sahdra, B.K., MacLean, K.A., Ferrer, E., Shaver, P.R., Rosenberg, E.L., Jacobs, T.L., Zanesco,  A.P., King, B.G., Aichele, S.R., Bridwell, D.A., Mangun, G.R., Lavy, S., Wallace, B.A., & Saron, C.D. (2011). Response inhibition enhanced by intensive meditation training predicts improved adaptive socio-emotional functioning. Emotion, 11: 299-312.

MacLean, K.A., Ferrer, E., Aichele, S.R., Bridwell, D.A., Zanesco, A.P., Jacobs, T.L., King, B.G., Rosenberg, E.L., Sahdra, B.K., Shaver, P.R., Wallace, B.A., Mangun, G.R., & Saron, C.D. (2010). Intensive meditation training improves perceptual discrimination and sustained attention. Psychological Science, 21: 829-839.

MacLean, K.A., Aichele, S.R., Bridwell, D.A., Mangun, G.R., Wojciulik, E. & Saron, C.D. (2009). Interactions between endogenous and exogenous attention during vigilance. Attention Perception & Psychophysics, 71: 1042-1058.



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