Associate Professor Muireann Irish

Associate Professor

M02F - 88 Mallett Street - Building F
The University of Sydney

Telephone 02 9114 4165

Current research students

Project title Research student
Cerebellar contributions to cognitive changes in frontotemporal dementia Sherry CHEN
Investigations of nonverbal cognition to improve diagnosis of younger-onset dementias Siddharth RAMANAN
Changes to sense of self in dementia: cognitive and neurobiological underpinnings Cherie STRIKWERDA-BROWN

Selected grants

2017

  • 2017 L�Or�al-UNESCO �For Women in Science� Rising Talent; Irish M; L'Oreal Australia/Women in Science Rising Talent.
  • Apathy in dementia: Identifying mechanisms for targeted interventions; Kumfor F, Irish M, Irish M; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Constructing a unified model of human memory; Irish M; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Future Fellowships (FT).
  • Startup M Irish; Irish M; Faculty of Science/Faculty Startup Scheme.

2016

  • 'Beauty and the Brain' - A novel approach to anhedonia in dementia; Irish M; Alzheimers Australia Dementia Research Foundation/Victoria Project Grant.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Irish, M., Hodges, J. (2012). Autobiographical memory in Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia: Practical and theoretical implications. In Miao-Kun Sun (Eds.), Research Progress in Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia, (pp. 51-76). United States: Nova Science Publishers.

Journals

  • Irish, M., Mothakunnel, A., Dermody, N., Wilson, N., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2017). Damage to right medial temporal structures disrupts the capacity for scene construction � a case study. Hippocampus, 27(6), 635-641. [More Information]
  • Landin-Romero, R., Kumfor, F., Leyton, C., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2017). Disease-specific patterns of cortical and subcortical degeneration in a longitudinal study of Alzheimer's disease and behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia. NeuroImage, 151, 72-80. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Bunk, S., Tu, S., Kamminga, J., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M., Piguet, O. (2017). Impaired capacity for prospection in the dementias � Theoretical and clinical implications. Neuropsychologia, 81, 50-60. [More Information]
  • Ramanan, S., Bertoux, M., Flanagan, E., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2017). Longitudinal executive function and episodic memory in behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer�s disease. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 23, 34-43. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Irish, M., van Eersel, J., Ittner, A., Ke, Y., Volkerling, A., van der Hoven, J., Tanaka, K., Karl, T., Kassiou, M., Kril, J., Piguet, O., Kiernan, M., Halliday, G., Hodges, J., et al (2017). Mouse models of frontotemporal dementia: A comparison of phenotypes with clinical symptomatology. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 74(1 March 2017), 126-138. [More Information]
  • Devenney, E., Kiernan, M., Landin-Romero, R., Irish, M., Hornberger, M., Mioshi, E., Halliday, G., Hodges, J. (2017). The neural correlates and clinical characteristics of psychosis in the frontotemporal dementia continuum and the C9orf72 expansion. NeuroImage: Clinical, 13, 439-445. [More Information]
  • Devenney, E., Land�n-Romero, R., Irish, M., Hornberger, M., Mioshi, E., Halliday, G., Kiernan, M., Hodges, J. (2017). The neural correlates and clinical characteristics of psychosis in the frontotemporal dementia continuum and the C9orf72 expansion. NeuroImage: Clinical, 13, 439-445. [More Information]
  • Wong, S., Irish, M., Leshikar, E., Duarte, A., Bertoux, M., Savage, G., Hodges, J., Piguet, O., Hornberger, M. (2017). The self-reference effect in dementia: Differential involvement of cortical midline structures in Alzheimer's disease and behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia. Cortex, 91, 169-185. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Kamminga, J., Addis, D., Crain, S., Thornton, R., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2017). �Language of the past� � Exploring past tense disruption during autobiographical narration in neurodegenerative disorders. Journal of Neuropsychology, 10, 295-316. [More Information]
  • O'Callaghan, C., Bertoux, M., Irish, M., Shine, J., Wong, S., Spiliopoulos, L., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2016). air play: social norm compliance failures in behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia. Brain, 139, 204-216. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Halliday, G., Ittner, L., Farooqi, S., Hodges, J., Kiernan, M. (2016). Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia: distinct and overlapping changes in eating behaviour and metabolism. The Lancet Neurology, 15(3), 332-342. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Irish, M., Henning, E., Dermody, N., Bartley, L., Kiernan, M., Piguet, O., Farooqi, S., Hodges, J. (2016). Assessment of Eating Behavior Disturbance and Associated Neural Networks in Frontotemporal Dementia. JAMA Neurology, 73(3), 282-290. [More Information]
  • Hazelton, J., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O., Kumfor, F. (2016). Cognitive and Affective Empathy Disruption in Non-Fluent Primary Progressive Aphasia Syndromes. Brain Impairment, 6(18). [More Information]
  • Irish, M. (2016). Elucidating a core semantic network in the brain � implications for disorders of semantic cognition. The Journal of Neuroscience, 36(23), 6144-6146. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Teo, D., Miller, L., Lah, S., Mioshi, E., Hodges, J., Piguet, O., Irish, M. (2016). Examining the Relationship Between Autobiographical Memory Impairment and Carer Burden in Dementia Syndromes. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 51(1), 237-248. [More Information]
  • O'Callaghan, C., Bertoux, M., Irish, M., Shine, J., Wong, S., Spiliopoulos, L., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2016). Fair play: social norm compliance failures in behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia. Brain, 139(Pt 1), 204-216. [More Information]
  • Flanagan, E., Wong, S., Dutt, A., Tu, S., Bertoux, M., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Rao, S., Hodges, J., et al (2016). False recognition in behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease-disinhibition or amnesia? Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 8(JUN), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Hazelton, J., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O., Kumfor, F. (2016). False recognition in behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer�s disease � disinhibition or amnesia? Brain Impairment, 18(1), 117-129. [More Information]
  • Lechowicz, M., Miller, L., Irish, M., Addis, D., Mohamed, A., Lah, S. (2016). Imagining future events in patients with unilateral temporal lobe epilepsy. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 55(2), 187-205. [More Information]
  • Hsieh, S., Caga, J., Hodges, J., Piguet, O., Irish, M., Foxe, D., Devenney, E., Ahmed, R., Kiernan, M. (2016). My Memories Are Important to Me: Changes in Autobiographical Memory in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Neuropsychology, 30(8), 920-930. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Eyre, N., Dermody, N., O'Callaghan, C., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M., Piguet, O. (2016). Neural substrates of semantic prospection - Evidence from the dementias. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 10, 1-12. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Eyre, N., Dermody, N., O'Callaghan, C., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M., Piguet, O. (2016). Neural Substrates of Semantic Prospection � Evidence from the Dementias. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 10(96), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Devenney, E., Irish, M., Ittner, A., Naismith, S., Ittner, L., Rohrer, J., Halliday, G., Eisen, A., Hodges, J., Kiernan, M. (2016). Neuronal network disintegration: common pathways linking neurodegenerative diseases. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 87(11), 1234-1241. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Bunk, S., Tu, S., Kamminga, J., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M., Piguet, O. (2016). Preservation of episodic memory in semantic dementia: The importance of regions beyond the medial temporal lobes. Neuropsychologia, 81, 50-60. [More Information]
  • Dermody, N., Hornberger, M., Piguet, O., Hodges, J., Irish, M. (2016). Prospective memory impairments in Alzheimer's disease and behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia: Clinical and neural correlates. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 50(2), 425-441. [More Information]
  • Foxe, D., Leyton, C., Hodges, J., Burrell, J., Irish, M., Piguet, O. (2016). The neural correlates of auditory and visuospatial span in logopenic progressive aphasia and Alzheimer's disease. Cortex, 83, 39-50. [More Information]
  • Foxe, D., Leyton, C., Hodges, J., Burrell, J., Irish, M., Piguet, O. (2016). The neural correlates of auditory and visuospatial span in logopenic progressive aphasia and Alzheimer's disease. Cortex, 83, 39-50. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Kaizik, C., Irish, M., Mioshi, E., Dermody, N., Kiernan, M., Piguet, O., Hodges, J. (2015). Characterizing sexual behavior in frontotemporal dementia. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 46(3), 677-686. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Dermody, N., Irish, M. (2015). Considering the impact of large-scale network interactions on cognitive control. The Journal of Neuroscience, 35(1), 1-3. [More Information]
  • Kamminga, J., Kumfor, F., Burrell, J., Piguet, O., Hodges, J., Irish, M. (2015). Differentiating between right-lateralised semantic dementia and behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia: An examination of clinical characteristics and emotion processing. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 86(10), 1082-1088. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Hutchings, R., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Rhodes, G., Palermo, R., Piguet, O. (2015). Do I know you? Examining face and object memory in frontotemporal dementia. Neuropsychologia, 71, 101-111. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Latheef, S., Bartley, L., Irish, M., Halliday, G., Kiernan, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2015). Eating behavior in frontotemporal dementia. Neurology, 85(15), 1310-1317. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Latheef, S., Bartley, L., Irish, M., Halliday, G., Kiernan, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2015). Eating behaviour in frontotemporal dementia � peripheral hormones vs hypothalamic pathology. Neurology, 85, 1310-1317.
  • Tu, S., Wong, S., Hodges, J., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Hornberger, M. (2015). Lost in spatial translation - A novel tool to objectively assess spatial disorientation in Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia. Cortex, 67, 83-94. [More Information]
  • Tu, S., Wong, S., Hodges, J., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Hornberger, M. (2015). Lost in spatial translation e A novel tool to objectively assess spatial disorientation in Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia. Cortex, 67, 83-94. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Halena, S., Kamminga, J., Tu, S., Hornberger, M., Hodges, J. (2015). Scene construction impairments in Alzheimer's disease - A unique role for the posterior cingulate cortex. Cortex, 73, 10-23. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Halena, S., Kamminga, J., Tu, S., Hornberger, M., Hodges, J. (2015). Scene construction impairments in Alzheimer�s disease: a unique role for the posterior cingulate cortex. Cortex, 73, 10-23. [More Information]
  • O'Callaghan, C., Shine, J., Lewis, S., Andrews-Hanna, J., Irish, M. (2015). Shaped by our thoughts - A new task to assess spontaneous cognition and its associated neural correlates in the default network. Brain and Cognition, 93, 1-10. [More Information]
  • O'Callaghan, C., Shine, J., Lewis, S., Andrews-Hanna, J., Irish, M. (2015). Shaped by our thoughts: a new task to assess spontaneous cognition and its associated neural correlates in the default network. Brain and Cognition, 93, 1-10. [More Information]
  • Buckley, R., Saling, M., Irish, M., Ames, D., Rowe, C., Villemagne, V., Lautenschlager, N., Maruff, P., Macaulay, S., et al (2014). Autobiographical narratives relate to Alzheimer�s disease biomarkers in older adults. International Psychogeriatrics, 26(10), 1737-1746. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Piguet, O., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2014). Common and unique gray matter correlates of episodic memory dysfunction in frontotemporal dementia and alzheimer's disease. Human Brain Mapping, 35(4), 1422-1435. [More Information]
  • Kamminga, J., O'Callaghan, C., Hodges, J., Irish, M. (2014). Differential prospective memory profiles in frontotemporal dementia syndromes. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 38(3), 669-679. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Frontal and temporal lobe contributions to emotional enhancement of memory in behavioral-variant frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 8, 1-13. [More Information]
  • Devenney, E., Homberger, M., Irish, M., Mioshi, E., Burrell, J., Tan, R., Kiernan, M., Hodges, J. (2014). Frontotemporal Dementia Associated With the C9ORF72 Mutation A Unique Clinical Profile. JAMA Neurology, 71(3), 331-339. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Hornberger, M., El Wahsh, S., Lam, B., Lah, S., Miller, L., Hsieh, S., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Grey and white matter correlates of recent and remote autobiographical memory retrieval--insights from the dementias. PloS One, 9(11), 1-14. [More Information]
  • Lam, B., Halliday, G., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Longitudinal white matter changes in frontotemporal dementia subtypes. Human Brain Mapping, 35(7), 3547-3557. [More Information]
  • Irish, M. (2014). Mental reliving and the self. Cortex, , 103-104. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Irish, M., Kam, J., van Keizerswaard, J., Bartley, L., Samaras, K., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Quantifying the eating abnormalities in frontotemporal dementia. JAMA Neurology, 71(12), 1540-1546. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Right anterior temporal lobe dysfunction underlies theory of mind impairments in semantic dementia. Brain, 137(4), 1241-1253. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Irish, M., Leyton, C., Miller, L., Lah, S., Devenney, E., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Tracking the progression of social cognition in neurodegenerative disorders. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 85(10), 1076-1083. [More Information]
  • Leyton, C., Savage, S., Irish, M., Schubert, S., Piguet, O., Ballard, K., Hodges, J. (2014). Verbal Repetition in Primary Progressive Aphasia and Alzheimer’s Disease. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 41(2), 575-585. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Kumfor, F., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). A tale of two hemispheres: Contrasting socioemotional dysfunction in right- versus left-lateralised semantic dementia [Um Conto Sobre Dois Hemisferios: Contrastando A Disfuncao Socioemocional Na Demencia Semantica Com Atrofia Lateralizada A Direita Versus Esquerda]. Dementia e Neuropsychologia, 7(1), 88-95.
  • Kumfor, F., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). Discrete Neural Correlates for the Recognition of Negative Emotions: Insights from Frontotemporal Dementia. PloS One, 8(6), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). Episodic future thinking is impaired in the behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia. Cortex, 49(9), 2377-2388. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Devenney, E., Wong, S., Dobson-Stone, C., Kwok, J., Piguet, O., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2013). Neural substrates of episodic memory dysfunction in behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia with and without C9ORF72 expansions. NeuroImage: Clinical, 2(1), 836-843. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). The orbitofrontal cortex is involved in emotional enhancement of memory: Evidence from the dementias. Brain, 136(10), 2992-3003. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Piguet, O. (2013). The pivotal role of semantic memory in remembering the past and imagining the future. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 7, 1-11. [More Information]
  • Foxe, D., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). Verbal and Visuospatial Span in Logopenic Progressive Aphasia and Alzheimer�s Disease. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 19, 247-253. [More Information]
  • Foxe, D., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). Verbal and visuospatial span in logopenic progressive aphasia and alzheimer's disease. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 19(3), 247-253. [More Information]
  • Hsieh, S., Irish, M., Daveson, N., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). When one loses empathy: Its effect on carers of patients with dementia. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, 26(3), 174-184. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Addis, D., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2012). Considering the role of semantic memory in episodic future thinking: Evidence from semantic dementia. Brain, 135(7), 2178-2191. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Graham, A., Graham, K., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2012). Differential impairment of source memory in progressive versus non-progressive behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 27(3), 338-347. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Addis, D., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2012). Exploring the content and quality of episodic future simulations in semantic dementia. Neuropsychologia, 50(14), 3488-3495. [More Information]
  • Hornberger, M., Wong, S., Tan, R., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Kril, J., Hodges, J., Halliday, G. (2012). In vivo and post-mortem memory circuit integrity in frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Brain, 135(10), 3015-3025. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Piguet, O., Hodges, J. (2012). Self-projection and the default network in frontotemporal dementia. Nature Reviews Neurology, 8(3), 152-161. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Lawlor, B., Coen, R., O�Mara, S. (2011). Everyday episodic memory in amnestic mild cognitive impairment: a preliminary investigation. BMC Neuroscience, 12, 80. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Lawlor, B., O�Mara, S., Coen, R. (2011). Impaired capacity for autonoetic reliving during autobiographical event recall in mild Alzheimer�s disease. Cortex, 47, 236-249. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Lawlor, B., O�Mara, S., Coen, R. (2010). Exploring the recollective experience during autobiographical memory retrieval in amnestic mild cognitive impairment. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 16, 546-555. [More Information]
  • Cyarto, E., Cox, K., Almeida, O., Flicker, L., Ames, D., Byrne, G., Hill, K., Beer, C., LoGiudice, D., Appadurai, K., et al (2010). The fitness for the Ageing Brain Study II (FABS II): protocol for a randomized controlled clinical trial evaluating the effect of physical activity on cognitive function in patients with Alzheimer�s disease. Trials, 11, 120. [More Information]

2017

  • Irish, M., Mothakunnel, A., Dermody, N., Wilson, N., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2017). Damage to right medial temporal structures disrupts the capacity for scene construction � a case study. Hippocampus, 27(6), 635-641. [More Information]
  • Landin-Romero, R., Kumfor, F., Leyton, C., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2017). Disease-specific patterns of cortical and subcortical degeneration in a longitudinal study of Alzheimer's disease and behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia. NeuroImage, 151, 72-80. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Bunk, S., Tu, S., Kamminga, J., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M., Piguet, O. (2017). Impaired capacity for prospection in the dementias � Theoretical and clinical implications. Neuropsychologia, 81, 50-60. [More Information]
  • Ramanan, S., Bertoux, M., Flanagan, E., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2017). Longitudinal executive function and episodic memory in behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer�s disease. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 23, 34-43. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Irish, M., van Eersel, J., Ittner, A., Ke, Y., Volkerling, A., van der Hoven, J., Tanaka, K., Karl, T., Kassiou, M., Kril, J., Piguet, O., Kiernan, M., Halliday, G., Hodges, J., et al (2017). Mouse models of frontotemporal dementia: A comparison of phenotypes with clinical symptomatology. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 74(1 March 2017), 126-138. [More Information]
  • Devenney, E., Kiernan, M., Landin-Romero, R., Irish, M., Hornberger, M., Mioshi, E., Halliday, G., Hodges, J. (2017). The neural correlates and clinical characteristics of psychosis in the frontotemporal dementia continuum and the C9orf72 expansion. NeuroImage: Clinical, 13, 439-445. [More Information]
  • Devenney, E., Land�n-Romero, R., Irish, M., Hornberger, M., Mioshi, E., Halliday, G., Kiernan, M., Hodges, J. (2017). The neural correlates and clinical characteristics of psychosis in the frontotemporal dementia continuum and the C9orf72 expansion. NeuroImage: Clinical, 13, 439-445. [More Information]
  • Wong, S., Irish, M., Leshikar, E., Duarte, A., Bertoux, M., Savage, G., Hodges, J., Piguet, O., Hornberger, M. (2017). The self-reference effect in dementia: Differential involvement of cortical midline structures in Alzheimer's disease and behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia. Cortex, 91, 169-185. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Kamminga, J., Addis, D., Crain, S., Thornton, R., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2017). �Language of the past� � Exploring past tense disruption during autobiographical narration in neurodegenerative disorders. Journal of Neuropsychology, 10, 295-316. [More Information]

2016

  • O'Callaghan, C., Bertoux, M., Irish, M., Shine, J., Wong, S., Spiliopoulos, L., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2016). air play: social norm compliance failures in behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia. Brain, 139, 204-216. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Halliday, G., Ittner, L., Farooqi, S., Hodges, J., Kiernan, M. (2016). Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia: distinct and overlapping changes in eating behaviour and metabolism. The Lancet Neurology, 15(3), 332-342. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Irish, M., Henning, E., Dermody, N., Bartley, L., Kiernan, M., Piguet, O., Farooqi, S., Hodges, J. (2016). Assessment of Eating Behavior Disturbance and Associated Neural Networks in Frontotemporal Dementia. JAMA Neurology, 73(3), 282-290. [More Information]
  • Hazelton, J., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O., Kumfor, F. (2016). Cognitive and Affective Empathy Disruption in Non-Fluent Primary Progressive Aphasia Syndromes. Brain Impairment, 6(18). [More Information]
  • Irish, M. (2016). Elucidating a core semantic network in the brain � implications for disorders of semantic cognition. The Journal of Neuroscience, 36(23), 6144-6146. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Teo, D., Miller, L., Lah, S., Mioshi, E., Hodges, J., Piguet, O., Irish, M. (2016). Examining the Relationship Between Autobiographical Memory Impairment and Carer Burden in Dementia Syndromes. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 51(1), 237-248. [More Information]
  • O'Callaghan, C., Bertoux, M., Irish, M., Shine, J., Wong, S., Spiliopoulos, L., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2016). Fair play: social norm compliance failures in behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia. Brain, 139(Pt 1), 204-216. [More Information]
  • Flanagan, E., Wong, S., Dutt, A., Tu, S., Bertoux, M., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Rao, S., Hodges, J., et al (2016). False recognition in behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease-disinhibition or amnesia? Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 8(JUN), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Hazelton, J., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O., Kumfor, F. (2016). False recognition in behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer�s disease � disinhibition or amnesia? Brain Impairment, 18(1), 117-129. [More Information]
  • Lechowicz, M., Miller, L., Irish, M., Addis, D., Mohamed, A., Lah, S. (2016). Imagining future events in patients with unilateral temporal lobe epilepsy. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 55(2), 187-205. [More Information]
  • Hsieh, S., Caga, J., Hodges, J., Piguet, O., Irish, M., Foxe, D., Devenney, E., Ahmed, R., Kiernan, M. (2016). My Memories Are Important to Me: Changes in Autobiographical Memory in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Neuropsychology, 30(8), 920-930. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Eyre, N., Dermody, N., O'Callaghan, C., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M., Piguet, O. (2016). Neural substrates of semantic prospection - Evidence from the dementias. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 10, 1-12. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Eyre, N., Dermody, N., O'Callaghan, C., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M., Piguet, O. (2016). Neural Substrates of Semantic Prospection � Evidence from the Dementias. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 10(96), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Devenney, E., Irish, M., Ittner, A., Naismith, S., Ittner, L., Rohrer, J., Halliday, G., Eisen, A., Hodges, J., Kiernan, M. (2016). Neuronal network disintegration: common pathways linking neurodegenerative diseases. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 87(11), 1234-1241. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Bunk, S., Tu, S., Kamminga, J., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M., Piguet, O. (2016). Preservation of episodic memory in semantic dementia: The importance of regions beyond the medial temporal lobes. Neuropsychologia, 81, 50-60. [More Information]
  • Dermody, N., Hornberger, M., Piguet, O., Hodges, J., Irish, M. (2016). Prospective memory impairments in Alzheimer's disease and behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia: Clinical and neural correlates. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 50(2), 425-441. [More Information]
  • Foxe, D., Leyton, C., Hodges, J., Burrell, J., Irish, M., Piguet, O. (2016). The neural correlates of auditory and visuospatial span in logopenic progressive aphasia and Alzheimer's disease. Cortex, 83, 39-50. [More Information]
  • Foxe, D., Leyton, C., Hodges, J., Burrell, J., Irish, M., Piguet, O. (2016). The neural correlates of auditory and visuospatial span in logopenic progressive aphasia and Alzheimer's disease. Cortex, 83, 39-50. [More Information]

2015

  • Ahmed, R., Kaizik, C., Irish, M., Mioshi, E., Dermody, N., Kiernan, M., Piguet, O., Hodges, J. (2015). Characterizing sexual behavior in frontotemporal dementia. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 46(3), 677-686. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Dermody, N., Irish, M. (2015). Considering the impact of large-scale network interactions on cognitive control. The Journal of Neuroscience, 35(1), 1-3. [More Information]
  • Kamminga, J., Kumfor, F., Burrell, J., Piguet, O., Hodges, J., Irish, M. (2015). Differentiating between right-lateralised semantic dementia and behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia: An examination of clinical characteristics and emotion processing. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 86(10), 1082-1088. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Hutchings, R., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Rhodes, G., Palermo, R., Piguet, O. (2015). Do I know you? Examining face and object memory in frontotemporal dementia. Neuropsychologia, 71, 101-111. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Latheef, S., Bartley, L., Irish, M., Halliday, G., Kiernan, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2015). Eating behavior in frontotemporal dementia. Neurology, 85(15), 1310-1317. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Latheef, S., Bartley, L., Irish, M., Halliday, G., Kiernan, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2015). Eating behaviour in frontotemporal dementia � peripheral hormones vs hypothalamic pathology. Neurology, 85, 1310-1317.
  • Tu, S., Wong, S., Hodges, J., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Hornberger, M. (2015). Lost in spatial translation - A novel tool to objectively assess spatial disorientation in Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia. Cortex, 67, 83-94. [More Information]
  • Tu, S., Wong, S., Hodges, J., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Hornberger, M. (2015). Lost in spatial translation e A novel tool to objectively assess spatial disorientation in Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia. Cortex, 67, 83-94. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Halena, S., Kamminga, J., Tu, S., Hornberger, M., Hodges, J. (2015). Scene construction impairments in Alzheimer's disease - A unique role for the posterior cingulate cortex. Cortex, 73, 10-23. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Halena, S., Kamminga, J., Tu, S., Hornberger, M., Hodges, J. (2015). Scene construction impairments in Alzheimer�s disease: a unique role for the posterior cingulate cortex. Cortex, 73, 10-23. [More Information]
  • O'Callaghan, C., Shine, J., Lewis, S., Andrews-Hanna, J., Irish, M. (2015). Shaped by our thoughts - A new task to assess spontaneous cognition and its associated neural correlates in the default network. Brain and Cognition, 93, 1-10. [More Information]
  • O'Callaghan, C., Shine, J., Lewis, S., Andrews-Hanna, J., Irish, M. (2015). Shaped by our thoughts: a new task to assess spontaneous cognition and its associated neural correlates in the default network. Brain and Cognition, 93, 1-10. [More Information]

2014

  • Buckley, R., Saling, M., Irish, M., Ames, D., Rowe, C., Villemagne, V., Lautenschlager, N., Maruff, P., Macaulay, S., et al (2014). Autobiographical narratives relate to Alzheimer�s disease biomarkers in older adults. International Psychogeriatrics, 26(10), 1737-1746. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Piguet, O., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2014). Common and unique gray matter correlates of episodic memory dysfunction in frontotemporal dementia and alzheimer's disease. Human Brain Mapping, 35(4), 1422-1435. [More Information]
  • Kamminga, J., O'Callaghan, C., Hodges, J., Irish, M. (2014). Differential prospective memory profiles in frontotemporal dementia syndromes. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 38(3), 669-679. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Frontal and temporal lobe contributions to emotional enhancement of memory in behavioral-variant frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 8, 1-13. [More Information]
  • Devenney, E., Homberger, M., Irish, M., Mioshi, E., Burrell, J., Tan, R., Kiernan, M., Hodges, J. (2014). Frontotemporal Dementia Associated With the C9ORF72 Mutation A Unique Clinical Profile. JAMA Neurology, 71(3), 331-339. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Hornberger, M., El Wahsh, S., Lam, B., Lah, S., Miller, L., Hsieh, S., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Grey and white matter correlates of recent and remote autobiographical memory retrieval--insights from the dementias. PloS One, 9(11), 1-14. [More Information]
  • Lam, B., Halliday, G., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Longitudinal white matter changes in frontotemporal dementia subtypes. Human Brain Mapping, 35(7), 3547-3557. [More Information]
  • Irish, M. (2014). Mental reliving and the self. Cortex, , 103-104. [More Information]
  • Ahmed, R., Irish, M., Kam, J., van Keizerswaard, J., Bartley, L., Samaras, K., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Quantifying the eating abnormalities in frontotemporal dementia. JAMA Neurology, 71(12), 1540-1546. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Right anterior temporal lobe dysfunction underlies theory of mind impairments in semantic dementia. Brain, 137(4), 1241-1253. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Irish, M., Leyton, C., Miller, L., Lah, S., Devenney, E., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2014). Tracking the progression of social cognition in neurodegenerative disorders. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 85(10), 1076-1083. [More Information]
  • Leyton, C., Savage, S., Irish, M., Schubert, S., Piguet, O., Ballard, K., Hodges, J. (2014). Verbal Repetition in Primary Progressive Aphasia and Alzheimer’s Disease. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 41(2), 575-585. [More Information]

2013

  • Irish, M., Kumfor, F., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). A tale of two hemispheres: Contrasting socioemotional dysfunction in right- versus left-lateralised semantic dementia [Um Conto Sobre Dois Hemisferios: Contrastando A Disfuncao Socioemocional Na Demencia Semantica Com Atrofia Lateralizada A Direita Versus Esquerda]. Dementia e Neuropsychologia, 7(1), 88-95.
  • Kumfor, F., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). Discrete Neural Correlates for the Recognition of Negative Emotions: Insights from Frontotemporal Dementia. PloS One, 8(6), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). Episodic future thinking is impaired in the behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia. Cortex, 49(9), 2377-2388. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Devenney, E., Wong, S., Dobson-Stone, C., Kwok, J., Piguet, O., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2013). Neural substrates of episodic memory dysfunction in behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia with and without C9ORF72 expansions. NeuroImage: Clinical, 2(1), 836-843. [More Information]
  • Kumfor, F., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). The orbitofrontal cortex is involved in emotional enhancement of memory: Evidence from the dementias. Brain, 136(10), 2992-3003. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Piguet, O. (2013). The pivotal role of semantic memory in remembering the past and imagining the future. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 7, 1-11. [More Information]
  • Foxe, D., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). Verbal and Visuospatial Span in Logopenic Progressive Aphasia and Alzheimer�s Disease. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 19, 247-253. [More Information]
  • Foxe, D., Irish, M., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). Verbal and visuospatial span in logopenic progressive aphasia and alzheimer's disease. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 19(3), 247-253. [More Information]
  • Hsieh, S., Irish, M., Daveson, N., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2013). When one loses empathy: Its effect on carers of patients with dementia. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, 26(3), 174-184. [More Information]

2012

  • Irish, M., Hodges, J. (2012). Autobiographical memory in Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia: Practical and theoretical implications. In Miao-Kun Sun (Eds.), Research Progress in Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia, (pp. 51-76). United States: Nova Science Publishers.
  • Irish, M., Addis, D., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2012). Considering the role of semantic memory in episodic future thinking: Evidence from semantic dementia. Brain, 135(7), 2178-2191. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Graham, A., Graham, K., Hodges, J., Hornberger, M. (2012). Differential impairment of source memory in progressive versus non-progressive behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 27(3), 338-347. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Addis, D., Hodges, J., Piguet, O. (2012). Exploring the content and quality of episodic future simulations in semantic dementia. Neuropsychologia, 50(14), 3488-3495. [More Information]
  • Hornberger, M., Wong, S., Tan, R., Irish, M., Piguet, O., Kril, J., Hodges, J., Halliday, G. (2012). In vivo and post-mortem memory circuit integrity in frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Brain, 135(10), 3015-3025. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Piguet, O., Hodges, J. (2012). Self-projection and the default network in frontotemporal dementia. Nature Reviews Neurology, 8(3), 152-161. [More Information]

2011

  • Irish, M., Lawlor, B., Coen, R., O�Mara, S. (2011). Everyday episodic memory in amnestic mild cognitive impairment: a preliminary investigation. BMC Neuroscience, 12, 80. [More Information]
  • Irish, M., Lawlor, B., O�Mara, S., Coen, R. (2011). Impaired capacity for autonoetic reliving during autobiographical event recall in mild Alzheimer�s disease. Cortex, 47, 236-249. [More Information]

2010

  • Irish, M., Lawlor, B., O�Mara, S., Coen, R. (2010). Exploring the recollective experience during autobiographical memory retrieval in amnestic mild cognitive impairment. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 16, 546-555. [More Information]
  • Cyarto, E., Cox, K., Almeida, O., Flicker, L., Ames, D., Byrne, G., Hill, K., Beer, C., LoGiudice, D., Appadurai, K., et al (2010). The fitness for the Ageing Brain Study II (FABS II): protocol for a randomized controlled clinical trial evaluating the effect of physical activity on cognitive function in patients with Alzheimer�s disease. Trials, 11, 120. [More Information]

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