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Neuropsychology Research

The Division of Neuropsychology conducts research on a wide variety of neuropsychological topics to expand our knowledge in the field. Division members conduct independent research and collaborate with investigators across the globe.

We have ongoing studies in the following areas.


The following epilepsy studies are ongoing:

  • Memory Remediation with Lumosity
  • Rapid (24 Hour) Forgetting
  • Prospective Memory


The following concussion studies are ongoing:

  • Use of the SCAT-5 in Non-Athletes with Concussion
  • Validation of Novel Performance and Symptom Validity Tests

Selected Publications

Persistent postconcussive symptoms after sport-related concussion

McCrea, Michael A; Asken, Breton M; Nelson, Lindsay D; Barr, William B

Washington, DC, US: American Psychological Association, 2019. p.9-41. (3356972)

Generalizing remotely supervised transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS): feasibility and benefit in Parkinson's disease

Dobbs, Bryan; Pawlak, Natalie; Biagioni, Milton; Agarwal, Shashank; Shaw, Michael; Pilloni, Giuseppina; Bikson, Marom; Datta, Abhishek; Charvet, Leigh

Journal of neuroengineering & rehabilitation. 2018 DEC 7; 15:?-?

Remotely supervised transcranial direct current stimulation for the treatment of fatigue in multiple sclerosis: Results from a randomized, sham-controlled trial

Charvet, Leigh E; Dobbs, Bryan; Shaw, Michael T; Bikson, Marom; Datta, Abhishek; Krupp, Lauren B

Multiple sclerosis. 2018 Nov 30; 24:1760-1769

Memory in children with epilepsy: Utility of the WRAML-2 in generalized and focal epilepsy syndromes

Salinas, Lilian; Dalrymple, Jessica; MacAllister, William S

Epilepsy & behavior. 2018 Oct 25; 89:30-36

Machine learning as a new paradigm for characterizing localization and lateralization of neuropsychological test data in temporal lobe epilepsy

Frank, Brandon; Hurley, Landon; Scott, Travis M; Olsen, Pat; Dugan, Patricia; Barr, William B

Epilepsy & behavior. 2018 Sep 08; 86:58-65

Cognitive rehabilitation for pediatric neurological disorders

Locascio, Gianna; Slomine, Beth S

Cognitive rehabilitation for pediatric neurological disorders. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018. (Cambridge medicine) (3277242)

Neuropsychology Within a Tertiary Care Epilepsy Center

Morrison, Chris E; MacAllister, William S; Barr, William B

Archives of clinical neuropsychology. 2018 May 01; 33:354-364

Gene by environment interactions influencing reading disability and the inattentive symptom dimension of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder

Rosenberg, Jenni; Pennington, Bruce F; Willcutt, Erik G; Olson, Richard K

Journal of child psychology & psychiatry & allied disciplines. 2012 Mar; 53:243-251

Recent Publications

Cohen, Bruce H; Busis, Neil A; Ciccarelli, Luana

Continuum : lifelong learning in neurology. 2020 Jun; 26:

Fenfluramine hydrochloride for the treatment of seizures in Dravet syndrome: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

Lagae, Lieven; Sullivan, Joseph; Knupp, Kelly; Laux, Linda; Polster, Tilman; Nikanorova, Marina; Devinsky, Orrin; Cross, J Helen; Guerrini, Renzo; Talwar, Dinesh; Miller, Ian; Farfel, Gail; Galer, Bradley S; Gammaitoni, Arnold; Mistry, Arun; Morrison, Glenn; Lock, Michael; Agarwal, Anupam; Lai, Wyman W; Ceulemans, Berten

Lancet. 2020 Dec 21; 394:2243-2254

CRGP Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for the Treatment of Occipital Neuralgia in a Patient with Known Migraine

Leimer, Elizabeth M; Koutalianos, Evangeline; Bhullar, Ravneet; Argoff, Charles E

Pain medicine. 2020 Nov 07; 21:1516-1518

Searching for autoimmune encephalitis: Beware of normal CSF

Hébert, Julien; Gros, Priti; Lapointe, Sarah; Amtashar, Fatima S; Steriade, Claude; Maurice, Catherine; Wennberg, Richard A; Day, Gregory S; Tang-Wai, David F

Journal of neuroimmunology. 2020 Aug 15; 345:577285

A Systematic Review of Environmental Health Outcomes in Selected American Indian and Alaska Native Populations

Meltzer, Gabriella Y; Watkins, Beverly-Xaviera; Vieira, Dorice; Zelikoff, Judith T; Boden-Albala, Bernadette

Journal of racial & ethnic health disparities. 2020 Aug ; 7:698-739

Evaluation of human macrophage functional state by voltammetric monitoring of nitrite ions

Popova, Valentina; Korotkova, Elena; Barek, Jiri; Stakheyeva, Marina; Fedorov, Anton; Patysheva, Marina; Cheremisina, Olga

Analytical & bioanalytical chemistry. 2020 Aug ; 412:5097-5104

Hemorrhagic stroke and anticoagulation in COVID-19

Dogra, S; Jain, R; Cao, M; Bilaloglu, S; Zagzag, D; Hochman, S; Lewis, A; Melmed, K; Hochman, K; Horwitz, L; Galetta, S; Berger, J

Journal of stroke & cerebrovascular diseases. 2020 August; 29:

Neuromodulation of Brain State and Behavior

McCormick, David A; Nestvogel, Dennis B; He, Biyu J

Annual review of neuroscience. 2020 Jul 08; 43:391-415