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Dr Trevor Chong

BMedSc Monash, MB,BS Monash, PhD Melb, FRACP .

Trevor Chong

Associate Investigator

Contact Details

email : trevor.chong@monash.edu
ORCID : http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7764-3811

External Address

School of Psychological Sciences
Monash University

Recent External Appointments

  • Specialist Registration (Neurology), Australian Health Practitioners Register of Australia. (2013 continuing)

External Memberships

  • Organization for Human Brain Mapping
  • Cognitive Neuroscience Society
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • American Academy of Neurology

Awards

  • Finalist, Fresh Science NSW (2015), Chong, T.
  • University of Melbourne Deanís Award for Excellence in a PhD Thesis (2008), Chong, T.

Recent Grants Awarded

  • Macquarie University Faculty of Human Sciences Equipment Grant (2015) "A naturalistic multimodal stimulus delivery with a 3D capable head-mounted display." Chong, T., & Williams, M. ($2,126)
  • NHMRC Early Career Fellowship [APP1053226] (2013 - 2016) "Impaired decision-making and the role of dopamine in modulating executive function in Parkinsonís disease." Chong, T. ($376,108)
  • St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne Research Endowment Fund (2011) "The application of intracranial electroencephalography and functional magnetic resonance imaging to investigate cognitive function in patients with pharmacologically intractable epilepsy." Chong, T.T.-J. ($15,000)

Selected Publications

Book Chapters

  • Chong, T.T.-J., & Cook, M.J. (2013). Neuroimaging in the investigation of epilepsy. In S. Shorvon, R. Guerrini, M. Cook, & S. Lhatoo (Eds.), Oxford Textbook of Epilepsy and Epileptic Seizures (pp. 109-126). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
  • Chong, T.T.-J., & DíSouza, W. (2013). Epilepsy in the elderly. In S. Shorvon, R. Guerrini, M. Cook, & S. Lhatoo (Eds.), Oxford Textbook of Epilepsy and Epileptic Seizures (pp. 201-210). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
  • Chong, T.T.-J., & Mattingley, J.B. (2009). Automatic and controlled processing within the mirror neuron system. In J.A. Pineda (Ed.), Mirror Neuron Systems: The Role of Mirroring Processes in Social Cognition (pp. 213-233). Totowa, USA: Humana Press.

Periodicals

  • Chong, T.T.-J., & Husain, M. (2016). The role of dopamine in the pathophysiology and treatment of apathy. Progress in Brain Research, 229, 389-426. doi:10.1016/bs.pbr.2016.05.007
  • Chong, T.T.-J., Bonnelle, V., & Husain, M. (2016). Quantifying motivation with effort-based decision-making paradigms in health and disease. Progress in Brain Research, 229, 71-100. doi:10.1016/bs.pbr.2016.05.002
  • Chong, T.T.-J., Brown, K.E., & Muhammed, K. (In Press). Keeping up on the ward round: Acute confusion. Student BMJ.
  • Chong, T.T.-J. (2015). Disrupting the perception of effort with continuous theta burst stimulation. Journal of Neuroscience, 35(39), 13269-13271. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2624-15.2015
  • Chong, T.T.-J., Bonnelle, V., Manohar, S., Veromann, K., Muhammed, K., Tofaris, G., Hu, M., & Husain, M. (2015). Dopamine enhances willingness to exert effort for reward in Parkinsonís disease. Cortex, 69, 40-46. doi:10.1016/j.cortex.2015.04.003
  • Manohar, S.G., Chong, T.T.-J., Apps, M.A.J., Batla, A., Stamelou, M., Jarman, P.R., Bhatia, K.P., & Husain, M. (2015). Reward pays the cost of noise reduction in motor and cognitive control. Current Biology, 25(13), 1707-1716. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2015.05.038
  • Chong, T.T.J., Husain, M., & Rosenthal, C.R. (2014). Recognizing the unconscious. Current Biology, 24(21), R1033ĖR1035. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2014.09.035
  • Chong, T.T.-J., & Fedi, M. (2013). Acute management of stroke Ė II: Haemorrhagic stroke. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, 14(9), 366-370. [Link]
  • Chong, T.T.-J., & Fedi, M. (2013). Acute management of stroke Ė I: Ischaemic stroke. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, 14(9), 363-365. [Link]
  • Chong, T., Cunnington, R., Williams, M.A., & Mattingley, J.B. (2009). The role of selective attention in matching observed and executed actions. Neuropsychologia, 47(3), 786-795.
  • Chong, T., Cunnington, R., Williams, M.A., Kanwisher, N.G., & Mattingley, J.B. (2008). fMRI adaptation reveals mirror neurons in human inferior parietal cortex. Current Biology, 18, 1576-1580.
  • Chong, T., Williams, M.A., Cunnington, R., & Mattingley, J.B. (2008). Selective attention modulates inferior frontal gyrus activity during action observation. NeuroImage, 40, 298-307.
  • Kashima, Y., Gurumurthy, A.K., Chong, T., & Mattingley, J. (2007). Agency, sociality, and time. Psychological Inquiry, 18(2), 129-137. doi:10.1080/10478400701416277
  • Kashima, Y., Gurumurthy, A.K., Ouschan, L., Chong, T., & Mattingley, J. (2007). Connectionism and self: James, Mead, and the stream of enculturated consciousness. Psychological Inquiry, 18(2), 73-96. doi:10.1080/10478400701416129
  • Chong, T. (2001). Awareness: More than meets the eye. Psyche, 7(1), 1-11.

Published Abstracts

  • Chong, T.T.-J., Bonnelle, V., Manohar, S., Veromann, K.-R., Muhammed, K., & Husain, M. (2014). Dopamine modulates effort- and stake-incentivised decision making [Abstract]. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 26, 192.

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Chong, T. (2016, November). Dissociation of reward and effort sensitivity in Methcathinone-Induced Parkinsonism. Poster session presented at the 6th Australian Cognitive Neuroscience Society Conference (ACNS), Shoal Bay.
  • Chong, T.T.-J., Apps, M., Giehl, K., Sillence, A., Grima, L., & Husain, M. (2015, November). Neural and computational mechanisms of subjective reward devaluation by cognitive and physical effort. Poster session presented at the 5th Australasian Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Meeting, Auckland, NZ.
  • Le Heron, C., Manohar, S., Chong, T.T.-J., Blake, A., Jackson, M., & Husain, M. (2015, October). Effort based decision making in people with motivational deficits. Poster session presented at the 45th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Chicago, USA.
  • Chong, T.T.-J., Apps, M., Giehl, K., Blake, A., Grima, L., & Husain, M. (2015, June). The neural basis of subjective reward devaluation by cognitive and physical effort. Poster session presented at the 21st Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Hawaii, USA.
  • Apps, M., Chong, T.T.-J., Giehl, K., Blake, A., Grima, L., & Husain, M. (2015, March). The neural basis of subjective reward devaluation by cognitive and physical effort. Paper presented at the Oxford Workshop - Outcome Prediction in Attention, Learning and Cognitive Control, University of Oxford, UK.
  • Apps, M., Chong, T.T.-J., Giehl, K., Blake, A., Grima, L., & Husain, M. (2015, March). The neural basis of subjective reward devaluation by cognitive and physical effort. Poster session presented at the Joint Meeting of the British and Dutch Neuropsychological Societies, London, UK.
  • Apps, M., Chong, T.T.-J., Giehl, K., Grima, L., & Husain, M. (2014, November). Subjective valuation discounted by cognitive and physical effort. Poster session presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Washington, D.C., USA.
  • Chong, T.T.-J., Bonnelle, V., Manohar, S., Veromann, K.-R., Muhammed, K., & Husain, M. (2014, November). Dopamine mediates reward-dependent incentivisation of effort in Parkinsonís disease. Poster session presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Washington, D.C., USA.
  • Chong, T.T.-J., Bonnelle, V., Manohar, S., Veromann, K.-R., Muhammed, K., & Husain, M. (2014, June). Dopamine mediates reward-dependent incentivisation of effort in Parkinsonís disease. Poster session presented at the 25th Anniversary Conference of the British Neuropsychological Society, Oxford, UK.
  • Chong, T.T.-J., Bonnelle, V., Manohar, S., Veromann, K.-R., Muhammed, K., & Husain, M. (2014, April). Dopamine modulates effort- and stake-incentivised decision making. Poster session presented at the 21st Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Boston, USA.
  • Chong, T.T.-J., Cunnington, R., Williams, M.A., Kanwisher, N., & Mattingley, J.B. (2010, September). fMRI adaptation reveals mirror neurons in human inferior parietal cortex. Paper presented at the 4th Annual Excitable Cells Scientific Meeting, Melbourne.

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