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    Gregory Lee, PhD

    Neuropsychologist (602) 406-3671

    Gregory Lee, PhD, is a professor of neuropsychology and director of training in neuropsychology at Barrow Neurological Institute. He is board certified in clinical neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology.

    Dr. Lee’s expertise includes the assessment of cognitive and psychological consequences of a variety of neurological conditions, such as epilepsy, neurodegenerative conditions, traumatic brain injuries, brain tumors, and cerebrovascular disease. He is a fellow of the American Psychological Association and the National Academy of Neuropsychology.

    Dr. Lee received his master’s degree in clinical psychology from Lone Mountain College and his doctorate in clinical psychology from the Florida Institute of Technology. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship in neuropsychology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine.

    Dr. Lee’s research interests include human cerebral hemispheric specialization for memory, language, emotion, and other cognitive functions primarily using functional neuroimaging and epilepsy surgery models.

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

    Education & Training
    • Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Neuropsychology, 1984-1986
    • Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Houston and Baylor College of Medicine, Neuropsychology, 1983-1984
    • PhD, Florida Institute of Technology, Clinical Psychology, 1980
    • MA, Lone Mountain College, Clinical Psychology, 1975
    • BA, University of Northern Colorado, Psychology, 1975
    Professional Memberships
    • National Academy of Neuropsychology
    • International Neuropsychological Society
    • American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology
    • Society for Clinical Neuropsychology, Division 40 of the American Psychological Association
    • American Epilepsy Society
    Honors and Awards
    • Distinguished Service to Clinical Neuropsychology Award, National Academy of Neuropsychology, 2014
    • Distinguished Practitioner, National Academies of Practice in Psychology
    • Alumnus of the Year, Florida Institute of Technology, 2013
    Selected Publications
    1.                 Fountas KN, Kapsalaki EZ, Paterakis KN, Lee GP, Hadjigeorgiou GM. Role of endoscopic third ventriculostomy in treatment of selected patients with normal pressure hydrocephalus. Acta Neurochir Suppl. 2012;113:129-133.
    2. Johnson-Markve BL, Lee GP, Loring DW, Viner KM. Usefulness of verbal selective reminding in distinguishing frontal lobe memory disorders in epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2011;22(2):313-317.
    3. Lee GP, Westerveld M, Blackburn LB, Park YD, Loring DW. Prediction of verbal memory decline after epilepsy surgery in children: effectiveness of Wada memory asymmetries. Epilepsia. 2005;46(1):97-103.
    4. Lee GP, Meador KJ, Loring DW, Allison JD, Brown WS, Paul LK, Pillai JJ, Lavin TB. Neural substrates of emotion as revealed by functional magnetic resonance imaging. Cogn Behav Neurol. 2004;17(1):9-17.
    5. Lee GP, Park YD, Westerveld M, Hempel A, Blackburn LB, Loring DW. Wada memory performance predicts seizure outcome after epilepsy surgery in children. Epilepsia. 2003;44(7):936-943.
    6. Lee GP, Loring DW, Smith JR, Lee MR. Predictors of Patient Inability to Cooperate during Intraoperative Language Mapping. Epilepsy Behav. 2000;1(5):327-332.
    7. Lee GP, Bechara A, Adolphs R, Arena J, Meador KJ, Loring DW, Smith JR. Clinical and physiological effects of stereotaxic bilateral amygdalotomy for intractable aggression. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 1998;10(4):413-420.
    8. Lee GP, Smith JR, Loring DW, Flanigin HF. Intraoperative thermal inactivation of the hippocampus in an effort to prevent global amnesia after temporal lobectomy. Epilepsia. 1995;36(9):892-898.
    9. Lee GP, Loring DW, Smith JR, Flanigin HF. Intraoperative hippocampal cooling and Wada memory testing in the evaluation of amnesia risk following anterior temporal lobectomy. Arch Neurol. 1995;52(9):857-861.
    10. Lee GP, Loring DW, Smith JR, Flanigin HF. Material specific learning during electrical stimulation of the human hippocampus. Cortex. 1990;26(3):433-442.

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