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Laura Glass Umfleet, PsyD

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Laura Glass Umfleet, PsyD

Assistant Professor

Locations

  • Neurology

Biography

Specialty

Neuropsychology

Subspecialties

Adult Neuropsychology
Neurologic/Neurobehavioral Disorders
Head Injury
Memory Disorders
Adult Attention Deficit Disorder

Training

Internship, Clinical Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, 2012

Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Clinical Neuropsychology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 2014

Honors and Awards

International Neuropsychological Society student research award for poster entitled, “Verbal memory and visual naming outcome following left anterior temporal lobectomy: A comparison between electrical stimulation mapping paradigms, 2014
Member, American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, 2013
Member, International Neuropsychological Society, 2009
Reid Hemphill Outstanding Graduate Scholar. University of Central Missouri Graduate School, Warrensburg, MO, 2008
Member, American Psychological Association, 2004

Education

PsyD, Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL, 2012

Research Interests

Laura Glass Umfleet, PsyD, is an Assistant Professor of Neurology (Division of Neuropsychology). She specializes in the neuropsychological evaluation of adults with neurologic/neurobehavioral disorders, memory disorders, head trauma, and ADHD. Her background includes research focusing on the investigation of various psychometric properties of the Wechsler intellectual scales, performance on selected neuropsychological measures in patient populations (e.g., memory disorders, Parkinson’s disease, and multiple sclerosis), and clinical or psychometric issues relating to symptom validity testing. Other research interests include investigating normal vs. abnormal aging as well as developing research that demonstrates the value of neuropsychology. Her work has been presented at national conferences and published in peer-reviewed professional journals.