1. Minnesota


  1. Psychiatry and Psychology


  1. BA - Psychology University of Kansas
  2. Ph.D. - Clinical Psychology University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  3. Internship - Neuropsychology University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  4. Internship Forensic Psychology Associates
  5. Post Doctoral Fellowship - Neuropsychology Track and Research Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Psychology

Professional Highlights

  • Member, Editorial Advisory Board, International Journal of Neuroscience, 2009-present


  • Cognition in aging and dementia
  • Cognitive functioning, quality of life, and neurobehavioral factors in individuals undergoing deep brain stimulation for movement disorders
  • Cognitive, emotional, and psychosocial effects of caring for individuals with cognitive impairment
  • Behavioral intervention and compensation in mild cognitive impairment
  • Cognitive biomarkers in neurodegenerative disease
  • Cognitive and functional connectivity MRI correlates in neurodegenerative disease


See a description of research activities.


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