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Michael McCrea, PhD

Professor

Locations

  • Froedtert Hospital
  • Neuropsychology - Froedtert

Specialties

  • Neurology

Languages

  • English

Secondary Appointments

  • Clinical Neuropsychology

Contact Information

Biography

Appointments

Professor, Neurosurgery 
Director, Brain Injury Research

Specialty

Neuropsychology
Subspecialties
Adult Neuropsychology
Traumatic Brain Injury

Training

Internship, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University Medical School

Education

PhD

Research Interests

Dr. McCrea has been an active researcher in the neurosciences, with numerous scientific publications, book chapters, and national and international lectures on the topic of traumatic brain injury. Dr. McCrea’s research interest focuses primarily on the acute and chronic effects of traumatic brain injury (TBI). He is the principal investigator on several studies that use a multitude of modalities to research the natural course of clinical and physiological recovery after TBI. He authored the text Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Postconcussion Syndrome: The New Evidence Base for Diagnosis and Treatment published by Oxford University Press. He is a member of the United States Department of Defense Health Board External Advisory Committee on Traumatic Brain Injury advising the Office of the Secretary of Defense on management and research of military related traumatic brain injury. He is the current President of the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology (AACN).

Publications