Kristen Votruba, Ph.D.

Clinical Associate Professor
Neuropsychology Training Director

Areas of Interest

  • Clinical neuropsychological and psychological evaluation of adults with emphasis on cognitive impairment associated with neurological disorders such as dementia, demyelinating diseases, stroke, and traumatic brain injury. 
  • Cognitive effects of cancer and cancer treatment
  • Effects of vascular disease on cognitive functioning and ramifications of vascular treatments
  • Impulsivity and traumatic brain injury
  • Stroke and treatment for speech impairments
  • Issues in developmental lifespan neuropsychology and assessment


  • Postdoctoral Fellowship in Professional Psychology – Clinical Neuropsychology specialty. Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical Center (American Psychological Association accreditation)
  • Clinical Psychology Internship: Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System (American Psychological Association accreditation)
  • Wayne State University, Detroit, MI; M.A., Ph.D. Clinical Psychology – Neuropsychology specialty (American Psychological Association accreditation)
  • University of Michigan; B.S. in Biopsychology

Published Articles or Reviews