Joseph I. Tracy, PhD

Joseph I. Tracy, PhD, ABPP/CN

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909 Walnut Street
Second Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-1111
(215) 503-9475 fax

Medical School

PhD, New School for Social Research, Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience
MA, Teachers College, Columbia University, Developmental Psychology
BA, Bowdoin College, Psychology - 1976

Board Certification

Pennsylvania Licensed Clinical Psychologist, 1994
New Jersey Licensed Clinical Psychologist, 1995

Research and Clinical Interests

Cognitive neuroscience; Brain imaging.
Lab Website

Other Expertise

1991 to present Visiting Associate Professor, Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ

1997 to present Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

1998 Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Psychology, Sociology, and Anthropology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

2000 to present Adjunct Associate Professor, La Salle University, Department of Psychology

1996 to 1998 Member, MCPHU Institutional Review Board, Committee for the Protection of Human Subjects

Member, Journal Review Boards : Biological Psychiatry, Journal of Alcohol Studies, Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical, Neurosciences, Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Neuropsychologia, Schizophrenia Research

Scientific Advisory Board, Division 40 (Neuropsychology)
American Psychological Association

Program Committee, 1999, International Neuropsychological Society

COMMUNITY SERVICE (1997-present)
1996-present Trustee/Executive Board and Chair, Grant Review Committee, Lawrence Township Education Foundation. Private philanthropy for education.

6/90 to present Visiting Associate Professor, Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ

1995 to present Dissertation Committee Work: 1) MCPHU program in Clinical and Health Psychology, 2) Drexel University program in Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology

Recent Teaching: MCPHU, Drexel University, Norristown State Hospital, or LaSalle University, Courses and Lectures: Research Methods and Statistics, Neuropsychology/Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar, Neuropsychology of Schizophrenia, Attention and Memory, DSM-IV Structured Clinical Interview, Psychopathology, Selected Topics in Cognitive Neuroscience

1992 to 2000 Provide consultative services to NSH, MCP or EPPI in neuropsychological assessments.

1992 to 2000 Supervise EPPI and Norristown State Hospital psychology interns and psychiatry residents.

2000 to present Director, Neuropsychology Division, Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center.

Grand Rounds (Psychiatry) - Robert Wood Johnson/University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 1998, 'The Role of the Cerebellum in Cognition: An fMRI Study.'

Grand Rounds (Neurology) - Thomas Jefferson University/Medical College, Neurology, 2000, 'The Functionality of a Frontal/Cerebellar Circuit.'

Tracy, J.I., Askinazi, L., Christiansen, H., & Josiassen, R. (1999). The relative influence of cognitive and language deficits on the 'Speech Disorder' of Schizophrenia. National Academy of Neuropsychology Conference, San Antonio, TX

Chance, B., Nioka, S., Tracy, J.I., & Iordanova, I. (2000). Cognitive Studies Workshop on Optical Imaging and Neural Function. National Foundation for Functional Brain Imaging, June 10-11, Albuquerque, NM

Chance, B., Nioka, A., Tracy, J.I., Li, Y., Sanji, S., Iordanova, I. (2000) Brain Functional Imaging and Problem Solving using NIRI: Technical, Biological and Physiological Bases. Optical Society of America: Advances in Optical Imaging and Photon Migration, April 2-5, Miami Beach, FL

Tracy, J.I., Faro, S.S., Mohammed, F., Pinsk. M., & Christensen, H. (2000). Evidence to Support a non-motor 'sequencing' hypothesis for the cerebellum: Relevance to Epilepsy. American Epilepsy Society, Los Angeles, CA