Lindsay Nelson, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery & Neurology

Lindsay Nelson, PhD

Lindsay D. Nelson, PhD

Lindsay Nelson, PhD, is Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Neurology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She has a B.S. with high honors in Biopsychology and Cognitive Science from the University of Michigan, an M.A. in Clinical Science and Psychopathology Research from the University of Minnesota, and a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Florida State University. She also completed the Medical College of Wisconsin’s post-doctoral fellowship in adult clinical neuropsychology and is a licensed clinical neuropsychologist.

Dr. Nelson is actively involved in the Brain Injury Research Program with a focus on the clinical and neurobiological effects of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and individual differences in recovery from mTBI.