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Cognitive Research: Principles & Implications

Cognitive Research: Principles & Implications 


Editor in Chief

Jeremy Wolfe
Harvard Medical School/Brigham and
Women's Hospital

The journal Cognitive Research: Principles & Implications (CR:PI) is the open access journal of the Psychonomic Society. Its mission is to publish use-inspired basic research: fundamental cognitive research that grows from hypotheses about real-world problems.

Learn more about Cognitive Research: Principles & Implications here.

Announcing a new SPECIAL ISSUE
(or Thematic Series … as we say
in the Open Access world) on
Deadline: Papers will be considered for this special issue until June 1.

Imagery is ubiquitous in medicine, from screening mammograms to the displays on equipment monitoring patient status. The use of these images raises issues of both practical and basic interest. Sometimes these can be studies with medical professionals as the subject population. In other cases, the fundamental issues are studied using non-expert populations with an eye toward eventual testing with experts. This special issue welcomes reports of new research that is relevant to the field of medical image perception, broadly defined. For a CR:PI relevant review of some research in this area see:

Wolfe, J. M. (2016). Use-inspired basic research in medical image perception. Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications, 1(1), 17.
doi: 10.1186/s41235-016-0019-2

For information about submission and article processing charges, see

For any questions, please email the editors for this topic:
(In fact, if you plan to submit, drop us a line so we will be waiting.)
Jeremy Wolfe, CR:PI, Editor in Chief
Todd Horowitz, NIH, National Cancer Institute

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