HNS Spring Symposium- Save the date!

The Houston Neuropsychological Society Speaker Series Proudly Welcomes

 Kenneth Podell, PhD, ABN

 ”The A-Man: An atypical case of multi-agnosias without focal brain injury” 

AND

“Searching the right (and left) way for cerebral lateralization in the prefrontal cortex”

Friday, May 16th, 2014

12:30 p.m. Lunch will be provided

1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Topic I

2:30 – 4:00 p.m. Topic II

At TIRR Memorial (room TBD)

Tickets will be available for purchase at www.houstonneuropsych.com soon.

 The Houston Neuropsychological Society designates this Continuing Education Activity for a maximum of 3 CE Hours/Credits. The Houston Neuropsychological Society maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Questions regarding this event should be directed to Veronica Burton, Ph.D., ABPP, HNS Secretary via email at:

Veronica.Burton@memorialhermann.org.

DSM-5 Update for Neuropsychologists

The Houston Neuropsychological Society Speaker Series Proudly Welcomes:

 Corwin Boake, PhD, ABPP

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 ”DSM-5 Update for Neuropsychologists”

  Thursday, March 27, 2014

Pizza will be available beginning at 5:45 p.m.

6:00 p.m. Speaker Presentation

At the Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Room 6B-184

 The Houston Neuropsychological Society designates this Continuing Education Activity for a maximum of 1 CE Hours/Credits. The Houston Neuropsychological Society maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Questions regarding this event should be directed to Veronica Burton, Ph.D., ABPP, HNS Secretary via email at Veronica.Burton@memorialhermann.org.

HNS President’s Reception

Please join us as we honor Tracy Veramonti, PhD for her excellent job as 2013 President and welcome Nicholas Wisdom, PhD and Mario Dulay, PhD as our new President and President-Elect, respectively.

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Nicholas Wisdom, PhD

Clinical Neuropsychologist, Mental Health Care Line, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center

Neuropsychological Correlates of Depression and PTSD: A Cautionary Tale

January 24th, 2014

Appetizers and cash bar at 5:30pm

Speaker at 6:30pm

Grotto, Almalfi Room

4715 Westheimer
Houston, TX 77027
(713) 622-3663

Free for current members and student members

$20 nonmember (cash or check only)

Please pay 2014 dues online

www.houstonneuropsych.com

Dues may also be paid at the door

HNS will offer 1 hour CE credit for attending this lecture.

Call for Posters!

Jeffrey B. Lindeman Memorial Research Award
For Students, Interns, and Post-doctoral Fellows

The Houston Neuropsychological Society (HNS) would like to invite students, interns, and post-doctoral fellows to submit an abstract for presentation at the November 9th, 2013 symposium. Deadline for RECEIPT of submissions is Friday, November 1st, 2013.

Posters must be available for viewing during the HNS symposium on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center. Set-up will begin at 8:00 am. Authors must be available to answer questions on their work during parts of the coffee break. During the symposium, two outstanding submissions will be awarded a cash prize of $300 (first place) and $200 (runner-up).

The Program Committee will review all abstracts, and their decision is final.  We welcome new research, or work that may have been presented previously at a scientific conference within the past year.

Please click on the link directly below to download the abstract submission form.  You can also find this form under the Events tab above.

Instructions for Abstract Submission and Registration Form

HNS Student Mixer

 

Student Mixer 2013 !

Thursday, October 17th at 5:30pm

 

Please plan to join us on Thursday October 17th at 5:30 pm for the 2nd annual HNS Student Mixer – This is a great way to meet all of our Houston-area trainees and network with colleagues!

Under the Volcano

2349 Bissonnet St

Houston, TX 77005

 For more details, click on the Events tab above.

HNS Monthly Speaker Series

Houston Neuropsychological Society (HNS)

Speaker event

Cognitive profiles and outcome after vascular surgeries (LVAD, transplant, CEA, CAS, and CABG), VCI and VaD

Mario F. Dulay Jr., Ph.D.

Department of Neurosurgery, Houston Methodist Neurological Institute

Director, The Houston Institute for Neuropsychological Knowledge (THINK) Laboratory Adjunct Assistant Professor, Dept of Psychology, University of Houston

Thursday, September 19, 2013, Room 6B-183

Pizza at 5:45 p.m.

Talk 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center

between Old Spanish Trail (OST), Almeda Rd, and Cambridge Rd

2002 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030

Please use the OST entrance, and park in the visitor parking areas (I and J)

Follow take the Blue elevators to the 6th floor, and follow the signage posted to room 6B-183.