Malcolm Binns

Dr. Malcolm Binns

Statistician Scientist Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest

Assistant Professor Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto

Publications

Title Source (Journal/Book/Conference) Authors/Presenters Published On Type
Mind-matter interactions and the frontal lobes of the brain: A novel neurobiological model of psi inhibition Explore: The Journal of Science and Healing Freedman M, Alain C, Black S, Ryan J, Chen R, Cusimano M, Whitehouse P, Jeffers S, Strother SC, Vallesi A, Gao F, Holmes M, Roseborough A, Binns M 1466827200 Journal Article
Staying on task: Age-related changes in the relationship between executive functioning and response time consistency Journals of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences Vasquez BP, Binns M, Anderson ND 1452574800 Journal Article
Neural Dynamics Underlying Attentional Orienting to Auditory Representations in Short-Term Memory The Journal of Neuroscience Backer KC, Binns MA, Alain C 1421816400 Journal Article
The benefits associated with volunteering among seniors: A critical review and recommendations for future research Psychological Bulletin Anderson ND, Damianakis T, Kröger E, Wagner LM, Dawson DR, Binns MA, Bernstein S, Caspi E, Cook SL, BRAVO Team 1408939200 Journal Article
An occupation-based, strategy training approach to managing executive changes in older adults: A pilot randomized controlled trial Clinical Rehabilitation Dawson D, Richards B, Troyer A, Binns MA, Clark A, Polatajko H, Winocur G, Hunt A, Bar Y 1392440400 Journal Article
Managing executive dysfunction following acquired brain injury and stroke: A trial protocol for an ecologically valid rehabilitation approach. Trials Dawson DR, Anderson ND, Binns M, Damianakis T, Bottari C, Polatajko H, Hunt A, Zwarenstein M 1379822400 Journal Article
Theory of Mind and Recognition of Facial Emotion in Dementia Challenge to Current Concepts ALZHEIMER DISEASE & ASSOCIATED DISORDERS Freedman M, Binns MA, Black SE, Murphy C, Stuss DT 1366689600 Journal Article
Object Alternation: A Novel Probe of Medial Frontal Function in Frontotemporal Dementia. Alzheimer Disease & Associated Disorders Freedman M, Binns MA, Black SE, Levine B, Miller BL, Ramirez J, Szilagy G, Scott C, McNeely A, Stuss DT 1366257600 Journal Article
Age-related differences in the sequential organization of speech sounds Journal of the Acoustical Society of America Hutka SA, Alain C, Binns MA, Bidelman GM 1365739200 Journal Article
Hippocampal Lesions Produce Both Non-graded and Temporally-graded Retrograde Amnesia in the Same Rats Hippocampus Winocur G, Sekeres JM, Binns MA, Moscovitch M 1360645200 Journal Article
FDG-PET in semantic dementia after 6 months of memantine: an open-label study International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry Chow TW, Fam D, Graff-Guerrero A, Verhoeff NPG, Binns MA, Tang-Wai DF, Masellis M, Black SE, Wilson AA, Houle S, Pollock BG 1349496000 Journal Article
Remote spatial memory in aging: All is not lost Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience Rosenbaum RS, Winocur G, Binns MA, Moscovitch M 1347508800 Journal Article
The Effects of Chemotherapy on Cognitive Function in a Mouse Model: A Prospective Study CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH Winocur G, Henkelman M, Wojtowicz JM, Zhang HB, Binns MA, Tannock, IF 1338523200 Journal Article
Theory of mind and recognition of facial emotion in dementia. Challenge to current concepts. Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders Freedman M, Binns MA, Black SE, Murphy C, Stuss DT 1338523200 Journal Article
Neuroelectric Evidence for Cognitive Association Formation: An Event-Related Potential Investigation PLoS ONE Kim ASN, Binns MA, Alain C 1334808000 Journal Article
Trajectories of behavioral disturbance in dementia. Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD Chow TW, Fridhandler JD, Binns MA, Lee A, Merrilees J, Rosen HJ, Ketelle R, Miller BL 1325394000 Journal Article
Right frontal lobe mediation of recollection- and familiarity-based verbal recognition: Evidence from patients with tumour resections. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience Anderson ND, Davidson PSR, Mason WP, Gao F, Binns MA, Winocur G 1317182400 Journal Article
An Open-Label Study of the Short-Term Effects of Memantine on FDG-PET in Frontotemporal Dementia Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment Chow TW, Graff-Guerrero A, Verhoeff NPG, Binns MA, Tang-Wai DF, Freedman M, Masellis M, Black SE, Wilson AA, Houle S, Pollock BG 1310184000 Journal Article
Brain perfusion and NPI correlates of apathy in Alzheimer’s and frontotemporal dementia Neurology Chow TW, Binns MA, Lam IWS, Szilagyi G, Links KA, Black SE 1306900800 Journal Article
Can changes in eye movement scanning alter the age-related deficit in recognition memory? Frontiers in Psychology Chan JPK, Kamino D, Binns MA, Ryan JD 1305172800 Journal Article
Donepezil reduces cognitive impairment associated with anti-cancer drugs in a mouse model Neuropharmacology Winocur G, Binns MA, Tannock I 1302494400 Journal Article
Neuroelectrical evidence for cognitive association formation SOCIETY FOR NEUROSCIENCE ABSTRACTS Kim ASN, Binns MA, Alain C, Tulving E 1289710800 Abstract
Prevalence of primitive reflexes and parkinsonian signs in dementia Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences Links KA, Merims D, Binns MA, Freedman M, Chow TW 1283313600 Journal Article
The effects of age and task demands on visual selective attention. Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology McLaughlin PM, Szostak C, Binns MA, Craik FI, Tipper SP, Stuss DT 1283313600 Journal Article
Long-chain omega-3 fatty acids eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid dose-dependently reduce fasting serum triglycerides. Nutrition Reviews Musa-Veloso K, Binns MA, Kocenas AC, Poon T, Elliot JA, Rice H, Oppedal-Olsen H, Lloyd H, Lemke S 1267419600 Journal Article
Prevalence of primitive reflexes and Parkinsonism among patients with dementia Canadian Conference on Dementia Links K, Merims D, Binns M, Freedman M, Chow TW 1254456000 Presentation
Pre-and post-memantine FDG-PET imaging in frontotemporal dementia 5th Canadian Conference on Dementia Chow TW, Binns MA, Freedman M, Pollock BG, Verhoeff NP, Graff-Guerrero A 1254369600 Presentation
Pre- and post-memantine FDG-PET imaging in frontotemporal dementia 5th Canadian Conference on Dementia Chow TW, Binns MA, Freedman M, Pollock B, Verhoeff NPLG, Graff-Guerrero A 1254369600 Presentation
Apathy is not associated with basal ganglia atrophy in frontotemporal dementia American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry Links KA, Chow TW, Binns M, Freedman M, Stuss DT, Scott CJ, Ramirez J, Black SE 1251777600 Journal Article
Apathy symptom profile and behavioral associations in frontotemporal dementia vs dementia of Alzheimer type Archives of Neurology Chow TW, Binns MA, Cummings JL, Lam I, Black SE, Miller BL, Freedman M, Stuss DT, van Reekum R 1248148800 Journal Article
Prevalence of Primitive Reflexes and Parkinsonism Among Patients with Dementia UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY Links K, Merims D, Binns M, Freedman M, Chow TW 1246161600 Abstract
Apathy symptom profile and behavioral associations in frontotemporal dementia vs. Alzheimer’s disease Psychiatry Grand Rounds Binns MA, Chow TW 1242964800 Presentation
Pre- and post-memantine FDG-PET imaging in frontotemporal dementia AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY Chow T, Binns M, Dombrower H, Freedman M, Verhoeff P, Pollock BG 1236229200 Abstract
Pre- and post-memantine FDG-PET imaging in frontotemporal dementia. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY Chow TW, Binns MA, Freedman M, Pollock B, Verhoeff NPLG, Graff-Guerrero A 1236229200 Abstract
How to get around apathy over the Neuropsychiatric Inventory Rotman Rounds Binns MA, Chow TW 1226293200 Presentation
Overlap in frontotemporal atrophy between normal aging and patients with frontotemporal dementias Alzheimer Disease & Associated Disorders Chow TW, Binns MA, Freedman M, Stuss DT, Ramirez J, Scott CJM, Black SE 1222833600 Journal Article
The patient as a moving target: The importance to rehabilitation of understanding variability Cognitive Neurorehabilitation: Evidence and Application Stuss DT, Binns MA 1220932800 Book Chapter
Apathy is associated with harmful behaviors in frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer’s disease Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Chow TW, Binns MA, van Reekum R, Freedman M, Cummings JL, Lam I, Black SE, Miller BL 1220414400 Abstract
Magnetic resonance imaging in frontotemporal dementia shows subcortical atrophy Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Chow TW, Izenberg A, Binns MA, Freedman M, Stuss DT, Scott CJM, Ramirez J, Black SE 1215662400 Journal Article
An effect of spatial-temporal association of response codes: Understanding the cognitive representations of time Cognition Vallesi A, Binns MA, Shallice T 1209528000 Journal Article
Cognitive integrity predicts transitive inference performance bias and success Neuropsychologia Moses SN, Villate C, Binns MA, Davidson PSR, Ryan JD 1199163600 Journal Article
Statistical modeling and the time course of neuroelectric brain activity KLARU Binns MA 1199163600 Presentation
Apathy and other behaviors in frontotemporal dementia Annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology Binns MA, Chow TW 1178164800 Presentation
Segmented Regression Analysis in Temporal Localisation of Neuroelectric Signal Components Statistics Seminar Binns MA 1174363200 Presentation
Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: A randomized trial to evaluate a new protocol Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society Stuss DT, Robertson IH, Craik FIM, Levine B, Alexander MP, Black SE, Dawson D, Binns MA, Palmer H, Downey-Lamb M, Winocur G 1167627600 Journal Article
Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: Overview and future directions Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society Winocur G, Craik FIM, Levine B, Robertson IH, Binns MA, Alexander M, Black SE, Dawson D, Palmer H, McHugh T, Stuss DT 1167627600 Journal Article
Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: an evaluation of psychosocial factors Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society Winocur G, Palmer H, Dawson D, Binns MA, Bridges K, Stuss DT 1167627600 Journal Article
Effects of focal frontal lesions on response inhibition Cerebral Cortex Picton TW, Stuss DT, Alexander MP, Shallice T, Binns MA, Gillingham S 1167627600 Journal Article
Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: effects on strategic behavior in relation to goal management Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society Levine B, Stuss DT, Winocur G, Binns MA, Fahy L, Mandic M, Bridges K, Robertson IH 1167627600 Journal Article
Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: effects on memory Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society Craik FIM, Winocur G, Palmer H, Binns MA, Edwards M, Bridges K, Glazer P, Chavannes R, Stuss DT 1167627600 Journal Article
Effects of hearing aid amplification and stimulus intensity on cortical auditory evoked potentials Audiology & Neurotology Billings CJ, Tremblay KL, Souza PE, Binns MA 1167627600 Journal Article
Cognitive decline in Alzheimer disease: Impact of spirituality, religiosity, and QOL. Neurology Kaufman Y, Anaki D, Binns M, Freedman M 1167627600 Journal Article
Evidence-based administrative decision making and the Ontario hospital CEO: information needs, seeking behaviour, and access to sources Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association McDiarmid M, Kendall S, Binns M 1167627600 Journal Article
Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: The importance of psychosocial factors CAOT 2007 Dawson D, Winocur G, Palmer H, Binns M, Bridges K, Stuss D 1167627600 Presentation
Some aspects of segmented regression analysis relevant to temporal localisation in neuroelectric signals McMaster University Binns MA 1167627600 Presentation
Iatrogenic apathy in frontotemporal dementia University of California at San Francisco Chow TW, Binns MA, Pataky CE, Huang D, Yeo T, Cummings JL, Lam I, Black SE, Kelly S, Miller BL, Freedman M 1157515200 Presentation
The effects of the anti-cancer drugs, methotrexate and 5-fluorouracil, on cognitive function in mice Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior Winocur G, Vardy J, Binns MA, Kerr L, Tannock I 1157083200 Journal Article
Left orbitofrontal atrophy correlates with disinhibition and apathy in frontotemporal degeneration ALZHEIMER’S & DEMENTIA Chow TW, Binns MA, Freedman M, Stuss DT, Ramirez J, Verhoeff NPLG, Black SE 1153022400 Abstract
The diagnostic utility of regional atrophy in frontotemporal degeneration ALZHEIMER’S & DEMENTIA Chow TW, Binns MA, Freedman M, Stuss DT, Ramirez J, Black SE 1150344000 Abstract
Better cognitive performance following a low-glycaemic-index compared with a high-glycaemic-index carbohydrate meal in adults with type 2 diabetes Diabetologia Papanikolaou Y, Palmer H, Binns MA, Jenkins DJA, Greenwood CE 1146456000 Journal Article
Early stages of FTD show subcortical atrophy NEUROLOGY Izenberg AE, Chow TW, Binns MA, Freedman M, Stuss DT, Ramirez J, Black SE 1144209600 Abstract
Early stages of FTD show subcortical atrophy 58th Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Neurology Izenberg AE, Chow T, Binns M, Freedman M, Stuss D, Ramirez J, Black S 1142312400 Presentation
The effects of spirituality and religiosity on the rate of cognitive decline and quality of life in Alzheimer's disease NEUROLOGY Kaufman Y, Anaki D, Binns MA, Freedman M 1113278400 Abstract
Behavioral disturbances, not cognitive deterioration, are associated with altered food selection in seniors with Alzheimer's disease Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences Greenwood CE, Tam C, Chan M, Young KWH, Binns MA, van Reekum R 1112331600 Journal Article
Neuropsychiatry in frontotemporal degeneration correlates with right dorsolateral prefrontal and left temporal atrophy Sixteenth Annual Meeting of the American Neuropsychiatric Association Chow TW, Binns MA, Ramirez J, Black SE 1108270800 Presentation
Evaluating learning in library training workshops: using the retrospective pretest design Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association McDiarmid M, Binns MA 1104555600 Journal Article
Is late-life depression a predictor of Alzheimer's disease? results from a historical cohort study International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry van Reekum R, Binns MA, Clarke D, Chayer C, Conn D, Herrmann N, Mayberg HS, Rewilak D, Simard M, Stuss DT 1104555600 Journal Article
Retrograde amnesia in rats with lesions to the hippocampus on a test of spatial memory Neuropsychologia Winocur G, Moscovitch M, Caruana DA, Binns MA 1104555600 Journal Article
Multiple frontal systems controlling response speed Neuropsychologia Stuss DT, Alexander MP, Shallice T, Picton TW, Binns MA, Macdonald R, Borowiec A, Katz DI 1104555600 Journal Article
A randomized, crossover trial of high-carbohydrate foods in nursing home residents with Alzheimer's disease: Associations among intervention response, body mass index, and behavioral and cognitive function. Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences Young KWF, Greenwood CE, van Reekum R, Binns MA 1104555600 Journal Article
Rate of cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s disease and spirituality/religiosity ANNALS OF NEUROLOGY Kaufman Y, Anaki D, Binns MA, Freedman M 1096862400 Abstract
Rate of cognitive decline in Alzheimers disease and spirituality/religiosity ANNALS OF NEUROLOGY Kaufman Y, Anaki D, Binns MA, Freedman M 1096689600 Abstract
Providing nutrition supplements to institutionalized seniors with probable Alzheimer's disease is least beneficial to those with low body weight status Journal of the American Geriatrics Society Young KWH, Greenwood CE, van Reekum R, Binns MA 1091332800 Journal Article
Relation between randomized controlled trials published in leading general medical journals and the global burden of disease Canadian Medical Association Journal Rochon PA, Mashari A, Cohen A, Misra A, Laxer D, Streiner DL, Dergal JM, Clark JP, Gold JL, Binns MA 1085457600 Journal Article
Assessing the auditory dual-pathway model in humans Neuroimage Arnott SR, Binns MA, Grady CL, Alain C 1072933200 Journal Article
Effects of frontal lobe lesions on intentionality and random physical phenomena Journal of Scientific Exploration Freedman M, Jeffers S, Saeger K, Binns M, Black S 1051761600 Journal Article
Is the anterior attentional system as complex as the posterior attentional system? Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie Stuss DT, Binns MA, Alexander MP 1041397200 Journal Article
Staying on the job: The frontal lobes control individual performance variability Brain Stuss DT, Murphy KJ, Binns MA, Alexander MP 1041397200 Journal Article
Comparison of review articles published in peer-reviewed and throwaway journals Journal of the American Medical Association Rochon PA, Bero LA, Bay AM, Gold JL, Dergal JM, Binns MA, Streiner DL, Gurwitz JH 1023249600 Presentation
Comparison of review articles published in peer-reviewed and throwaway journals Journal of the American Medical Association Rochon PA, Bero LA, Bay AM, Gold JL, Dergal JM, Binns MA, Streiner DL, Gurwitz JH 1009861200 Journal Article
Dissociations within the anterior attentional system: Effects of task complexity and irrelevant information on reaction time speed and accuracy Neuropsychology Stuss DT, Binns MA, Murphy KJ, Alexander MP 1009861200 Journal Article
Potential interactions between herbal medicines and conventional drug therapies used by older adults attending a memory clinic Drugs & Aging Dergal JM, Gold JL, Laxer DA, Lee MSW, Binns MA, Lanctot KL, Freedman M, Rochon PA 1009861200 Journal Article
Fractionation and localization of distinct frontal lobe processes: Evidence from focal lesions in humans Principles of Frontal Lobe Function Stuss DT, Alexander MP, Floden D, Binns MA, Levine B, McIntosh AR, Rajah MN, Hevenor SJ 1009861200 Book Chapter
Meal delivery practices do not meet needs of Alzheimer patients with increased cognitive and behavioral difficulties in a long-term care facility Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences Young KWH, Binns MA, Greenwood CE 1001908800 Journal Article
Aging: Not an escarpment, but many different slopes Perspectives on Human Memory and Cognitive Aging: Essays in Honour of Fergus Craik Stuss DT, Binns MA 978325200 Book Chapter
Subcutaneous fluid infusion in a long-term care setting Journal of the American Geriatrics Society Dasgupta M, Binns MA, Rochon PA 962424000 Journal Article
Prediction of recovery of continuous memory after traumatic brain injury Neurology Stuss DT, Binns MA, Carruth FG, Levine B, Brandys CE, Moulton RJ, Snow WG, Schwartz M, Brandys CF, Schwartz ML 946702800 Journal Article
Late-life depression as a possible predictor of dementia - Cross-sectional and short-term follow-up results American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry van Reekum R, Simard M, Clarke D, Binns MA, Conn D 915166800 Journal Article
The acute period of recovery from traumatic brain injury: Posttraumatic amnesia or posttraumatic confusional state? Journal of Neurosurgery Stuss DT, Binns MA, Carruth FG, Levine B, Brandys CE, Moulton RJ, Snow WG, Schwartz ML 915166800 Journal Article
The use of clock tests in schizophrenia General Hospital Psychiatry Herrmann N, Kidron D, Shulman KI, Kaplan E, Binns M, Soni J, Leach L, Freedman M 915166800 Journal Article
Are randomized control trial outcomes influenced by the inclusion of a placebo group? A systematic review of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug trials for arthritis treatment Journal of Clinical Epidemiology Rochon PA, Binns MA, Litner JA, Litner GM, Fischbach MS, Eisenberg D, Kaptchuk TJ, Stason WB, Chalmers TC 915166800 Journal Article
Reporting of gender-related information in clinical trials of drug therapy for myocardial infarction (vol 159, pg 321, 1998) Canadian Medical Association Journal Rochon PA, Binns MA 906436800 Technical Paper
Reporting of gender-related information in clinical trials of drug therapy for myocardial infarction Canadian Medical Association Journal Rochon PA, Clark JP, Binns MA, Patel V, Gurwitz JH 883630800 Journal Article
The course of post-traumatic amnesia: Three little words Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences Schwartz ML, Carruth F, Binns MA, Brandys C, Moulton R, Snow WG, Stuss DT 883630800 Journal Article
The effects of focal anterior and posterior brain lesions on verbal fluency Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society Stuss DT, Alexander MP, Hamer L, Palumbo C, Dempster R, Binns M, Levine B, Izukawa D 883630800 Journal Article
Clock tests in depression, Alzheimer's disease, and elderly controls International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine Herrmann N, Kidron D, Shulman KI, Kaplan E, Binns M, Leach L, Freedman M 883630800 Journal Article
Orbitofrontal function, object alternation and perseveration Cerebral Cortex Freedman M, Black S, Ebert P, Binns MA 883630800 Journal Article
Does a placebo group change the outcome of a randomized control trial (RCT)? Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics Rochon PA, Binns MA, Chalmers TC 854773200 Abstract
Distinguishing association formation from item encoding using ERPs Society for Neuroscience Abstract Viewer and Itinerary Planner Kim ASN, Binns MA, Alain C, Tulving E -28800 Abstract
. I do know how you feel: Emotion perception and comprehension in healthy aging The Inaugural Conference of the Rotman Research Institute and the Kunin-Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit Gillingham S, Binns MA, Craik FIM, Chow TW, Nguyen C, Alter L, Stuss DT -28800 Presentation

Education

Academic Appointments

  • 2007–Present: Statistician Scientist, Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Canada
  • 2008–Present: Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • 1993–2007: Statistician, Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Canada
  • 2007: Teaching, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto (Fall, Quantitative Methods for Biomedical Research (CHL5406), co-taught with Dr. S. Bondy.)

Professional Affiliations

Contact

Rotman Research Institute
Baycrest
3560 Bathurst Street
Toronto ON M6A 2E1
Canada Phone: (416) 785-2500 ext. 3594 Email: mbinns@rotman-baycrest.on.ca Fax: (416) 785-2862