Baylor College of Medicine

Name of ProgramBaylor College of Medicine
First Year of APPCN Membership2018
Program AddressBaylor College of Medicine, Department of Neurology
7200 Cambridge St, 9th floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States
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Director's Name and CredentialsMichele K. York, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
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Director's Phone Number713-798-2081
I. Co-Director's Name and CredentialsAdriana M. Strutt, Ph.D., ABPP-CN, BCM Cerebro Director
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I. Co-Director's Phone Number713-798-8673
Program's Primary ContactDirector
Primary Emphasis
  • Adult
Program Websitebcm.edu
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Program Phone Number713-798-2081
Program Fax Number713-798-8573
Does Program Interview Applicants at INS?Yes
Does Program Offer Phone or Video Interviews?Yes
Does Program Offer On-Site Interviews?Yes
Additional Notes About InterviewsDue to COVID-19, interviews will be primarily performed virtually. If desired by qualified applicants, we can accommodate onsite interviews.
Application Deadline01/04
Residency Start Date09/01
Clinical Neuropsychology Pediatric Residency Openings For This Cycle0
Clinical Neuropsychology Lifespan Residency Openings For This Cycle0
Clinical Neuropsychology Residents In Program2
Clinical Neuropsychologists Full-Time4
Clinical Neuropsychologists Part-Time0
Clinical Neuropsychologist Consultants0
Clinical Neuropsychologists Full-Time With ABPP3
Clinical Neuropsychologists Part-Time With ABPP0
Clinical Neuropsychologist Consultants With ABPP0
Other Psychologists Full-Time0
Other Psychologists Part-Time0
Other Psychologist Consultants0
Other Psychologists Full-Time With ABPP0
Other Psychologists Part-Time With ABPP0
Other Psychologist Consultants With ABPP0
Graduate Training of Residency Applicants (Preferred)Adult neuropsychology track: Clinical Psychology with education/experience in neuropsychology; Clinical Neuropsychology. Cross cultural neuropsychology track: Bilingual (Spanish-English), Clinical Psychology with education/experience in neuropsychology; Clinical Neuropsychology
Graduate Training of Residency Applicants (Accepted)Adult neuropsychology track:Counseling Psychology with education in neuropsychology. Cross-cultural neuropsychology track: Bilingual (Spanish-English), Counseling Psychology with education in neuropsychology
Graduate Training of Residency Applicants (Not Accepted)Adult neuropsychology track: School Psychology; Behavioral Medicine; Experimental Psychology; Any non-APA accredited graduate program or internship. Cross-cultural neuropsychology track: Monolingual English speakers, School Psychology; Behavioral Medicine; Experimental Psychology; Any non-APA accredited graduate program or internship
Emphases of Training Opportunities (Adult, Strong)Adult neuropsychology track: Outpatient neuropsychological assessment; Pre-surgical evaluations (e.g., DBS, Epilepsy resection, Corticography procedures); Multi-disciplinary team participation; Evaluations with use of interpreters; Didactic opportunities. Cross cultural neuropsychology track: Outpatient neuropsychological assessment; Pre-surgical evaluations (e.g., DBS, Epilepsy resection, Corticography procedures); Multi-disciplinary team participation; Didactic opportunities; Possibility to become a certified medical Spanish interpreter; Feedbacks
Emphases of Training Opportunities (Adult, Moderate)Adult neuropsychology track: Research; Forensics; Supervision opportunities. Cross cultural neuropsychology track: Research; Forensics; Supervision opportunities
Emphases of Training Opportunities (Adult, Weak)Adult neuropsychology track: Rehabilitation; Psychotherapy; Inpatient assessment. Cross cultural neuropsychology track: Rehabilitation; Psychotherapy; Inpatient assessment
Availability of Patient Populations (Adult, Strong)Dementias; Movement Disorders/DBS; Multiple Sclerosis; Epilepsy/Surgical Evals; Racial/ethnic minorities; Medically complex patients; non-native English speakers
Availability of Patient Populations (Adult, Moderate)Stroke; Psychiatric; Adult ADHD; ALS; Pain evaluations; Brain tumors
Availability of Patient Populations (Adult, Weak)HIV; Traumatic Brain Injury; Learning Disorders; Pediatric conditions
Additional Notes

Adult Neuropsychology Position:
Michele K. York, Ph.D., ABPP-CN

Cross-Cultural Neuropsychology Position:
Adriana M. Strutt, Ph.D., ABPP-CN, BCM Cerebro Director

Send application materials via email to myork@bcm.edu in one PDF file by January 4, 2021.
1. Cover letter, with detailed statement of goals for postdoctoral training and intended professional practice
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. One de-identified sample report
4. Copies of graduate transcripts
5. Verification of Completion of Doctorate (completed by Dissertation Chair or Director of Clinical Training).
6. Three letters of recommendation from current or former supervisors/mentors and a supplemental rating form emailed directly to Dr. York (available here: https://www.bcm.edu/sites/default/files/2018/1d/supplemental-rating-form-2018.pdf).

Please email Dr. York if you have questions: myork@bcm.edu.

For the cross-cultural neuropsychology track: Spanish proficiency is required for this position and coursework or experience in the neuropsychological assessment of Spanish speakers is preferred. This specialty training program will provide the fellow with the opportunity to learn new assessment batteries and techniques, better understand the influence of sociodemographic variables on westernized neuropsychological practices, and assess monolingual and bilingual Spanish-speakers and non-English/Spanish speaking minorities. Educational opportunities include observerships at other Spanish/Cross-Cultural programs.

Last Updated10/16/20
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