TIRR/Baylor COM

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 1995

HOUSTON, TX

Director: Petya Demireva, PhD, ABPP-CN
TIRR Memorial Hermann
West University
2909 West Holcombe Blvd
Houston, TX 77025

Telephone: 832-658-5522
Fax: 713-799-7049
E-mail: Petya.Demireva@memorialhermann.org

CO-DIRECTOR:
Juliette Galindo, PhD
E-mail: Juliette.Galindo@memorialhermann.org

For more information please visit our website: http://www.bcm.edu/departments/physical-medicine-and-rehabilitation/education/clinical-neuropsychology-postdoctoral-fellow

When on the website, please make sure to click on the headings located in the charcoal bar at the top of the page to reveal all available information (i.e., “FACULTY”, “CURRICULUM,” etc.)

INTERVIEW INFORMATION:

Program will do interviews at INS: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: We do not require on-site interviews, but applicants are welcome to visit if they would like to see the facility. An on-site visit will not affect the candidate's standing or rank in the application process. 

Application deadline: January 10, 2020
Residency start date: September 1, 2020

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings: 1
Clinical neuropsychology residency positions: 2

Clinical neuropsychologists: 17 Full-time; 1 Part-time; 0 Consultants (major rotation faculty)
With ABCN/ABPP: 1 Full-time; 1 Part-time; 0 Consultants (major rotation faculty); 8 minor rotation faculty

GRADUATE TRAINING OF APPLICANTS:

Preferred: neuropsychology, clinical psychology, rehabilitation psychology
Accepted: health psychology, counseling psychology (with appropriate experience in neuropsychology)
Not accepted: school psychology, other 

*Graduate training must have occurred in an APA-accredited graduate program; applications will NOT be accepted from non-accredited institutions

Primary emphasis: Adult

Emphases of Training Opportunities:

Strong: neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological consultation, rehabilitation neuropsychology, research, formal didactics, including neuroscience course
Moderate: psychotherapy; supervision of other trainees
Weak: forensic, psychiatric

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: brain injury, disorders of consciousness, stroke, neuro-oncology, spinal cord injury, dementia, racial/ethnic minorities
Moderate: movement disorders, presurgical, multiple sclerosis, pediatrics
Weak: HIV/AIDS, psychiatric, epilepsy

updated 10/24/2019