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Christina A. Palmese, PhD, ABPP-CN
Director, Clinical Neuropsychology, Mount Sinai Beth Israel
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Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Medical SpecialtyNeuropsychology
Clinical Interests
Learning Disabilities
Memory Disorders
Adults, Children, Neurology
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Board Certifications*Clinical Neuropsychology, American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP-CN)
Medical SchoolNeuropsychology Subprogram of The Graduate School and University Center of the City University of NY, PhD in Psychology (Neuropsychology), 2003
Residency TrainingNorth Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY, 2002‑2003
FellowshipColumbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, 2003‑2005
From the doctorDr. Palmese is the Director of Neuropsychology in Neurology at Mount Sinai Beth Israel. During her clinical training, she was the recipient of a young investigator’s Travel Award for her research in opiate pharmacology and she also was granted a 3-year fellowship from the Center for Developmental Neuroscience for her clinical and research activities. During her 2-year fellowship in neurology at Columbia University Medical Center, she received an award to present research at an International Conference.

Presently, the primary focus of Dr. Palmese’s clinical and research activities is in the area of cognitive and mood changes associated with epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, and aging. She also works extensively with adults and children with various medical and psychological diagnoses, including language disorders, learning disabilities, stroke, AVMs, tuberous sclerosis, dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, aphasia, and multiple sclerosis. In addition, Dr. Palmese is a co-investigator on a project assessing language functioning in individuals with epilepsy and she runs a cognitive remediation initiative for Parkinson’s patients and caregivers at Mount Sinai Beth Israel.

Dr. Palmese provides neuropsychological assessment to individuals 4 years of age and older. To schedule an appointment, please contact her office at (212) 844–8483.
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