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    Danielle Eagan, PhD

    Neuropsychologist (602) 406-3671

    Danielle Eagan, PhD, is a neuropsychologist at Barrow Neurological Institute.

    Dr. Eagan’s expertise includes the neuropsychological evaluation of adults and geriatric adults with neurological disorders. She is a member of the National Association of Neuropsychology, American Psychological Association, and International Neuropsychological Society.

    Dr. Eagan earned her master’s degree in linguistics from Temple University and her doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of Texas at Austin. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship in inpatient and outpatient neuropsychological and psychodiagnostic assessment at McLean Hospital, a psychiatric affiliate of Harvard Medical School.

    Dr. Eagan’s research interests include the effects of chronic system inflammation on the development and presentation of neurological or psychiatric diseases, particularly in older adults.

    For more information or to request an appointment with Dr. Eagan, please call (602) 406-3671.

    Education & Training
    • Postdoctoral Fellowship, McLean Hospital, Department of Neuropsychology; Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Inpatient and Outpatient Neuropsychological and Psychodiagnostic Assessment, 2015-2017
    • PhD, University of Texas at Austin, Clinical Psychology, 2015
    • Internship, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Department of Neuropsychology, Outpatient Pediatric Neuropsychological Assessment, 2015
    • Internship, Scottish Rite Hospital & Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Comprehensive Intensive Rehabilitation Unit, Inpatient Pediatric Psychotherapy, 2015
    • Internship, Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Outpatient Adult Neuropsychological Assessment, 2014
    • Internship, Grady Memorial Hospital, Infectious Disease Program, Outpatient Adult Psychotherapy, 2014
    • MA, Temple University, Linguistics, 2008
    • BA, University of California-Berkeley, English Literature, 2001
    Professional Memberships
    • National Association of Neuropsychology
    • American Psychological Association
    • International Neuropsychological Society
    Honors and Awards
    • University of Texas College of Liberal Arts Continuing Fellowship in Psychology, 2013-2014
    • University of Texas Dissertation Research Grant, 2013
    • University of Texas Neuroimaging Training Fellowship, 2013
    • University of Texas Professional Development Award, 2012
    • University of Texas Professional Development Award, 2010
    • University of Texas David Wechsler Regents Chair in Psychology Scholarship, 2009
    • Temple University Departmental Fellowship for Academic Achievement, 2005
    Selected Publications
    1. Gonzales MM, Kaur S, Eagan DE, Goudarzi K, Pasha E, Doan DC, Tanaka H, Haley AP. Central adiposity and the functional magnetic resonance imaging response to cognitive challenge. Int J Obes (Lond). 2014;38(9):1193-1199.
    2. Gonzales MM, Tarumi T, Eagan DE, Tanaka H, Vaghasia M, Haley AP. Indirect effects of elevated body mass index on memory performance through altered cerebral metabolite concentrations. Psychosom Med. 2012;74(7):691-698.
    3. Eagan DE, Gonzales MM, Tarumi T, Tanaka H, Stautberg S, Haley AP. Elevated serum C-reactive protein relates to increased cerebral myoinositol levels in middle-aged adults. Cardiovasc Psychiatry Neurol. 2012;2012:120540.
    4. Eagan DE, Chein JM. Overlap of phonetic features as a determinant of the between-stream phonological similarity effect. J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn. 2012;38(2):473-481.
    5. Haley AP, Eagan DE, Gonzales MM, Biney FO, Cooper RA. Functional magnetic resonance imaging of working memory reveals frontal hypoactivation in middle-aged adults with cognitive complaints. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2011;17(5):915-924.
    6. Gonzales MM, Tarumi T, Eagan DE, Tanaka H, Biney FO, Haley AP. Current serum lipoprotein levels and FMRI response to working memory in midlife. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord. 2011;31(4):259-267.

    About Barrow Neurological Institute

    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.