Carol Persad, Ph.D.

Clinical Professor and Director, Neuropsychology Program

Areas of Interest

  • Parkinson’s Disease and other Movement Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Parkinson’s Disease and Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Relationship between cognition and mobility in older adults
  • Neuroendocrine factors and cognition


  • 09/84 – 05/88 University of Toronto, B.Sc., Major in Psychology
  • 09/94 - 08/00 Michigan State University, Ph.D. Clinical Psychology
  • 09/00 – 08/03 Postdoctoral fellowship in Neuropsychology. Neuropsychology Division, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI