Area of Specialty: Neuropsychology
Professional Appointments: Director of Neuropsychology, JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute & New Jersey Neuroscience Institute, JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey.
Academic Appointments: Clinical Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry, Piscataway; Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience, School of Graduate Medical Education, Seton Hall University, South Orange; Contributing Faculty, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick.
Graduate Education: Neuropsychology Doctorate, City University of New York, New York City, 1983; Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropsychology, Memorial Hospital-Sloan Kettering Institute, New York City, 1982-1983; Pre-Doctoral Internship in Neuropsychology, Memorial Hospital-Sloan Kettering Institute, New York City, 1981-1982; Master's of Art degree in Experimental Psychology, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, 1978; Bachelor's of Art degree in Psychology, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison,1976.
Specialty Board Certification: Diplomate in Clinical Neuropsychology, Board Certification No. 4690.
Research Interests: Neuropsychological rehabilitation; Mild traumatic brain injury; Community integration and individual quality of life after traumatic brain injury.
Professional Memberships: American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology; American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (Fellow); American Psychological Association, Rehabilitation Psychology (Fellow), Clinical Neuropsychology; American Society of Neurorehabilitation; International Neuropsychological Society; National Academy of Neuropsychology (Fellow).
Honors and Awards: Distinguished Member, American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, 2001; Outstanding Volunteer Faculty, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 2003.
Gizzi M, Zlotnick M, Cicerone K, Riley E. Vestibular disease and cognitive dysfunction: no evidence for a causal connection. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2003 Sep-Oct;18(5):398-407.
Cicerone KD, Azulay J. Diagnostic utility of attention measures in post concussion syndrome. Clin Neuropsychol. 2002 Aug;16(3):280-9.
Cicerone KD. Remediation of "working attention" in mild traumatic brain injury. Brain Inj. 2002 Mar;16(3):185-95.
Cicerone KD. The enigma of executive functioning: Theoretical contributions to therapeutic interventions. In P.J. Eslinger (ed.) Neuropsychological Interventions. New York: Guilford Press, 2002.
Cicerone KD, Dahlberg C, Kalmar K, Langenbahn DM, Malec JF, Bergquist TF, Felicetti T, Giacino JT, Harley JP, Harrington DE, Herzog J, Kneipp S, Laatsch L, Morse PA. Evidence-based cognitive rehabilitation: recommendations for clinical practice. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2000 Dec;81(12):1596-615.