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 E-mail:
Web site:

Program will do interviews at INS in 2017: Yes

2017 application deadline: January 1, 2017

2017 residency start date: July 1, 2017

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 Full-time; n/a part-time; 1 other full-time faculty in process
(see webpage for faculty) 

Other psychologists: 25 Full-time; 0 part-time; 3 consultant
With ABPP: 0 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, “Wada” procedure; 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 11/10/2016