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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

Orthostatic Hypotension in Parkinson Disease

Palma, Jose-Alberto; Kaufmann, Horacio

Clinics in geriatric medicine. 2020 Feb ; 36:53-67

Changes on Dynamic Cerebral Autoregulation Are Associated with Delayed Cerebral Ischemia in Patients with Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Ortega-Gutierrez, S; Samaniego, E A; Reccius, A; Huang, A; Zheng-Lin, B; Masukar, A; Marshall, R S; Petersen, N H

Acta neurochirurgica. Supplementum (1994). 2020 ; 127:149-153

Multiple Sclerosis in Children

Tyshkov, C D; Charvet, L E; Krupp, L B

Current clinical neurology. 2020; 179-196

Yield of diagnostic imaging in atraumatic convexity subarachnoid hemorrhage

Dakay, Katarina; Mahta, Ali; Rao, Shyam; Reznik, Michael E; Wendell, Linda C; Thompson, Bradford B; Potter, N Stevenson; Saad, Ali; Gandhi, Chirag D; Santarelli, Justin; Al-Mufti, Fawaz; MacGrory, Brian; Burton, Tina; Jayaraman, Mahesh V; McTaggart, Ryan A; Furie, Karen; Yaghi, Shadi; Cutting, Shawna

Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 2019 Dec ; 11:1222-1226

Predicting symptomatic intracranial haemorrhage after mechanical thrombectomy: the TAG score

Montalvo, Mayra; Mistry, Eva; Chang, Andrew Davey; Yakhkind, Aleksandra; Dakay, Katarina; Azher, Idrees; Kaushal, Ashutosh; Mistry, Akshitkumar; Chitale, Rohan; Cutting, Shawna; Burton, Tina; Mac Grory, Brian; Reznik, Michael; Mahta, Ali; Thompson, Bradford B; Ishida, Koto; Frontera, Jennifer; Riina, Howard A; Gordon, David; Parella, David; Scher, Erica; Farkas, Jeffrey; McTaggart, Ryan; Khatri, Pooja; Furie, Karen L; Jayaraman, Mahesh; Yaghi, Shadi

Journal of neurology neurosurgery & psychiatry. 2019 Dec ; 90:1370-1374

Plasma tau complements CSF tau and P-tau in the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease

Fossati, Silvia; Ramos Cejudo, Jaime; Debure, Ludovic; Pirraglia, Elizabeth; Sone, Je Yeong; Li, Yi; Chen, Jingyun; Butler, Tracy; Zetterberg, Henrik; Blennow, Kaj; de Leon, Mony J

Alzheimer's & dementia : diagnosis, assessment & disease monitoring. 2019 Dec ; 11:483-492

TLR7 activation in epilepsy of tuberous sclerosis complex

Dombkowski, Alan A; Cukovic, Daniela; Bagla, Shruti; Jones, McKenzie; Caruso, Joseph A; Chugani, Harry T; Chugani, Diane C

Inflammation research. 2019 Dec ; 68:993-998

Neuroimaging biomarkers for clinical trials in atypical parkinsonian disorders: Proposal for a Neuroimaging Biomarker Utility System

van Eimeren, Thilo; Antonini, Angelo; Berg, Daniela; Bohnen, Nico; Ceravolo, Roberto; Drzezga, Alexander; Höglinger, Günter U; Higuchi, Makoto; Lehericy, Stephane; Lewis, Simon; Monchi, Oury; Nestor, Peter; Ondrus, Matej; Pavese, Nicola; Peralta, María Cecilia; Piccini, Paola; Pineda-Pardo, José Ángel; Rektorová, Irena; Rodríguez-Oroz, María; Rominger, Axel; Seppi, Klaus; Stoessl, A Jon; Tessitore, Alessandro; Thobois, Stephane; Kaasinen, Valtteri; Wenning, Gregor; Siebner, Hartwig R; Strafella, Antonio P; Rowe, James B

Alzheimer's & dementia : diagnosis, assessment & disease monitoring. 2019 Dec ; 11:301-309