Vaishali Phatak, PhD, ABPP-CN

Associate Professor - Department of Neurological Sciences


Hospital Appointments:
2007-2017 - Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington
Methodist Hospital
Nebraska Medicine

Certification and Licensing:
2007-2017 - Licensed Psychologist, State of Washington
Licensed Psychologist, State of Nebraska
American Board of Professional Psychology, Specialty Certification in Clinical Neuropsychology (ABPP-CN)

Clinical and Research Interests:
Neuropsychology - Traumatic Brain Injury; Memory; Dementia; Stroke and Neurodegenerative Disorders

Biographical Sketch:
Dr. Phatak is an Associate Professor is the Department of Neurological Sciences (DONS) at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She joined DONS in 2017 after ten years at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Washington.  She completed her postdoctoral training in 2007 at the Mayo Clinic and her PhD at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2005. She is a board-certified neuropsychologist through the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP-CN) and is a member of the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology (AACN), the International Neuropsychological Society (INS), and the American Association for the Advancement of Sciences (AAAS).