Rush University Medical Center


Christopher Grote, Ph.D., ABPP/CN
Dept. of Behavioral Sciences
1645 W. Jackson Blvd, Suite 400
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL 60612

Telephone: 312-942-5932
Fax: 312-942-4990

Program will do interviews at INS in 2019: Yes

2019 application deadline: January 15, 2019

2019 residency start date: on or about July 1, 2019

Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 1

Residency/fellowship positions in psychology: 6

Clinical neuropsychologists: 3 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 3 Consultants
With ABCN/ABPP: 2 

Other psychologists: 25 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 3 Consultant
With ABPP: 2 Full-time; n/a Part-time; 0 Consultant

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Clinical Psychology with experience in neuropsychology; Neuropsychology
Accepted: Clinical Psychology without experience in neuropsychology; Counseling Psychology
Not accepted: School Psychology; Behavioral Medicine; Experimental Psychology; Applicants from non-APA-accredited graduate schools or internships

Primary emphasis: Adult, but all age ranges are seen, starting with children who are 4 years or older.

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: neuropsychological assessment of outpatients and inpatients, neuropsychological consultation, research, racial/ethnic minorities, supervision of pre-doctoral interns, didactics
Moderate: rehabilitation, forensics
Weak: psychotherapy

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Epilepsy, Dementia, Geriatric conditions, Traumatic Brain Injury, Psychiatric Disorders, Cardiovascular and Stroke, Hydrocephalus, Tumor, Multiple Sclerosis, Children with epilepsy
Moderate: Forensic referral; Encephalitis; HIV/AIDS; Cancer; ADHD/LD
Weak: Movement Disorders

updated 12/03/18