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Vincent Costa

  • Ph.D.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Laboratory of Neuropsychology, Unit on Learning and Decision Making, NIMH/NIH
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Research interests

emotiondecision makingventral striatumamygdalareinforcement learning

About

My research in humans and non-human primates focuses on understanding how motivational circuits contribute to learning and decision-making.

Co-authors (40)

Publications (5)

  • Effects of ventral striatum lesions on stimulus-based versus action-based reinforcement learning

    • Rothenhoefe K
    • Costa V
    • Bartolo R
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  • Motivational neural circuits underlying reinforcement learning

    • Averbeck B
    • Costa V
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  • Frontal-parietal and limbic-striatal activity underlies information sampling in the best choice problem

    • Costa V
    • Averbeck B
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  • Imaging distributed and massed repetitions of natural scenes: Spontaneous retrieval and maintenance

    • Bradley M
    • Costa V
    • Ferrari V
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  • Dopamine Modulates Novelty Seeking Behavior During Decision Making

    • Costa V
    • Tran V
    • Turchi J
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Professional experience

Postdoctoral Fellow

Laboratory of Neuropsychology, Unit on Learning and Decision Making, NIMH/NIH

August 2011 - Present

Education

Ph.D. in Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience

University of Florida

August 2008 - August 2011(3 years)

M.S. in Behavioral Neuroscience

University of Florida

August 2005 - August 2008(3 years)

B.S. in Psychology

Syracuse University

August 1999 - May 2004(5 years)