Dr. David Framorando

Postdoctoral Researcher

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Institution : University of Geneva
Department : Psychology
Discipline : Motivation Psychology / Neuroscience
Research field : Implicit Affect, Effort, Psychophysiology, Effort-related brain processes
Supervisor : Guido H. E. Gendolla
Thesis topic : The project aims to test the effect of moderators on implicit affect priming on effort, such as awareness of the priming procedure and self-chosen action. We use effort-related cardiovascular measures such as PEP.

Publication list

Journal articles:

Framorando, D., Cai, T., Wang, Y., & Pegna, A. J. (2021). Effects of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation on effort during a working-memory task. Scientific Reports, 11, 16399. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-95639-7

Haas, M., Scheibe, S., El Khawli, E., Künzi, M., Ihle, A., Ballhausen, N., Framorando, D., Kliegel, M., & Zuber, S. (2021). Online assessment of cognitive functioning across the adult lifespan using the eCOGTEL: a reliable alternative to laboratory testing. European Journal of Ageing. doi: 10.1007/s10433-021-00667-x

Zuber, S., Haas, M., Framorando, D., Ballhausen, N., Gillioz, E., Künzi, M., & Kliegel, M. (2021). The Geneva Space Cruiser: a fully self-administered online tool to assess prospective memory across the adult lifespan. Memory, 1-16. doi: 10.1080/09658211.2021.1995435

Framorando, D., Moses, E., Legrand, L., Seeck, M., & Pegna, A. J. (2020). Rapid processing of fearful faces relies on the right amygdala: evidence from individuals undergoing unilateral temporal lobectomy. Scientific Reports, 11, 426. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-80054-1

Del Zotto, M., Framorando D., Pegna A. J. (2020). Waist-to-hip ratio affects female body attractiveness and modulates early brain response. European Journal of Neuroscience, 52, 4490-4498. doi: 10.1111/ejn.14209

Pegna, A. J., Framorando, D., Menetre, E., & Yu, Z. (2019). Learning to trust a face: The time course of brain activation during a money game. Neuroscience Letters, 712, 134501. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2019.134501

Framorando, D., & Gendolla, G.H.E. (2019). It’s about effort: Impact of implicit affect on cardiovascular response is context dependent. Psychophysiology, 11: e13436. doi: 10.1111/psyp.13436

Framorando, D., & Gendolla, G.H.E. (2019). Prime warning moderates implicit affect primes’ effect on effort-related cardiac response in men. Biological Psychology, 142, 62-69. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2019.01.013

Framorando, D., & Gendolla, G.H.E. (2018). The effect of negative implicit affect, prime visibility, and gender on effort-related cardiac response. Adaptive Human Behavior and Physiology, 4, 354-363. doi: 10.1007/s40750-018-0097-0

Burra, N., Framorando, D., & Pegna, A.J. (2018). Early and late cortical responses to directly gazing faces are task-dependent. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 18, 796-809. doi: 10.3758/s13415-018-0605-5

Framorando, D., & Gendolla, G.H.E. (2018). Prime visibility moderates implicit anger and sadness effects on effort-related cardiac response. Biological Psychology, 135, 204-210. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2018.04.007

Framorando, D., Burra, N., Bapst, M., & Pegna, A.J. (2018). ERP responses greater for faces in the temporal compared to the nasal visual field. Neuroscience Letters, 665, 7-12. doi: org/10.1016/j.neulet.2017.11.031

Carlei, C., Framorando, D., Burra, N., & Kerzel, D. (2017). Face processing is enhanced in the left and upper visual hemi-fields. Visual Cognition, 25, 749-761. doi: 10.1080/13506285.2017.1327466

Framorando, D., George, N., Kerzel, D., & Burra, N. (2017). Straight gaze facilitates face processing but does not cause involuntary attentional capture. Visual Cognition, 24, 381-391. doi:10.1080/13506285.2017.1285840

Premand, N., Baeriswyl-Cottin, R., Gex-Fabry, M., Hiller, N., Framorando, D., Eytan, A., ... Bartolomei, J. (2017). Determinants of suicidality and of treatment modalities in a community psychiatry sample of asylum seekers. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 206, 27-32. doi:10.1097/nmd.0000000000000639

Framorando, D., Bapst, M., Vuille, N., & Pegna, A.J. (2017). Naso-temporal asymmetries: suppression of emotional faces in the temporal visual hemifield. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 11, 14. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2017.00014

Bartolomei, J., Baeriswyl-Cottin, R., Framorando, D., Kasina, F., Premand, N., Eytan, A., & Khazaal, Y. (2016). What are the barriers to access to mental healthcare and the primary needs of asylum seekers? A survey of mental health caregivers and primary care workers. BMC Psychiatry, 16, 336. doi:10.1186/s12888-016-1048-6

Published conference contributions:

Haas, M., Zuber, S., Framorando, D., El Khawli, E., Scheibe, S., & Kliegel, M. (2020). Online Assessment of Cognitive Functioning: A Reliable Alternative to Laboratory Testing? Innovation in Aging, 4(Suppl 1), 576-577. doi: 10.1093/geroni/igaa057.1917