Enrique Lopez, PsyD

Director, Neuropsychology Research Training Prog., Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences

Email:enrique.lopez@cshs.org
Phone:310-423-4555
Fax:(310) 423-3715

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences

Awards and Activities

Leaders of the Future-Occidental College Alumni2004
Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology1998
Alpha Mu Gamma -Foreign Language Honor Society1988
International Neuropsychology Society2000
American Psychological Association2000

Research Focus

Neuropsychology with specialties in cross-cultural, HIV/AIDS and health-related issues.

Research Contributions

Development of cross-cultural neuropsychology measures in Spanish (i.e., translated, modified, and validated). Additionally, developed computerized programs to assist in scoring neuropsychological data and searching for more appropriate norms.

Current investigations include:

Cognitive Disoders in AIDS and Aging, with an interest in cross-cultural cognitive assessment.

Selected Publications

  1. Doering-Silveira E, Lopez E, Grob CS, de Rios MD, Alonso LK, Tacla C, Shirakawa I, Bertolucci PH, Da Silveira DX: Ayahuasca in adolescence: a neuropsychological assessment. Journal of psychoactive drugs, 37(2): 123-8, 2005
  2. Da Silveira DX, Grob CS, de Rios MD, Lopez E, Alonso LK, Tacla C, Doering-Silveira E: Ayahuasca in adolescence: a preliminary psychiatric assessment. Journal of psychoactive drugs, 37(2): 129-33, 2005
  3. de Rios MD, Grob CS, Lopez E, da Silviera DX, Alonso LK, Doering-Silveira E: Ayahuasca in adolescence: Qaualitative results. Journal of psychoactive drugs, 37(2): 135-9, 2005
  4. Doering-Silveira E, Grob CS, de Rios MD, Lopez E, Alonso LK, Tacla C, Da Silveira DX: Report on psychoactive drug use among adolescents using ayahuasca within a religious context. Journal of psychoactive drugs, 37(2): 141-4, 2005