Adult & Geriatric Neuropsychologist
Provider type: Neuropsychologist
Patient Age: Adult
Services Provided: Consultation and Assessment
Dr. Nancy Madigan provides neuropsychological evaluations and consultations for adults across the lifespan including those with neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders. She sees individuals with a variety of neurological conditions (including dementia, multiple sclerosis, concussion/traumatic brain injury), developmental conditions (ADHD, neurodevelopmental/learning disorders) and psychiatric/emotional conditions. Dr. Madigan's consultations and assessments provide essential complements to other diagnostic evaluations, identifying interventions to effectively manage symptoms and develop compensatory strategies to enhance daily functioning at work, school, personal life, and/or social functioning.
Dr. Madigan received her Ph.D. from City University of New York. She completed a pre-doctoral research fellowship at Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine in NJ, a clinical internship in neuropsychology at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, and post-doctoral training at Massachusetts Mental Health Center and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC). At the BIDMC, Dr. Madigan worked as a clinical neuropsychologist in the Cognitive Neurology Unit (CNU) and was the lead neuropsychologist within the CNU's Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic. In that capacity, she was actively involved in the supervision of graduate students and held a position as Instructor in Neurology at Harvard Medical School. She has published and presented research examining memory and processing speed in traumatic brain injury, factors contributing to persistent symptoms in concussion, and potential biomarkers of cognitive dysfunction in individuals with multiple sclerosis. She is a longstanding member of several professional organizations.