Anthony Y. Stringer, PhD, CPCRT, ABPP/ABCN

Professor

Emory University, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine Division of Neuropsychology and Behavioral Health

Medical Staff

Emory University Hospital, Wesley Woods Center & Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Director

Division of Neuropsychology and Behavioral Health

Director

Neuropsychology Laboratory

Education

  • BA, Wayne State University, 1977
  • MA, Wayne State University, 1981
  • PhD, Wayne State University, 1984
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow in Neuropsychology, University of Florida, 1984

Biography

Memberships

  • American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology
  • American Psychological Association (Division 40)
  • Georgia Psychological Association
  • International Neuropsychological Society
  • National Academy of Neuropsychology
  • Society for Cognitive Rehabilitation

Honors

  • Elected a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, Division of Clinical Neuropsychology, 2013
  • Elected a Fellow of the National Academy of Neuropsychology for “significant contributions to the field of Neuropsychology”, 2010
  • Appointed a Fellow of the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, 2004 
  • Wayne State University Fellow, 1977, 1979, and 1980
  • Wayne State University August J. Calloway Fellow, 1979 and 1980.
  • Graduated with "Honor and Distinction" in Psychology from Wayne State University, 1977.
  • Elected to Phi Beta Kappa, 1977.

Research

Dr. Stringer's research focuses on cognitive rehabilitation outcomes following traumatic brain injury, stroke, epilepsy, and other neurological conditions.

Publications

  • Hampstead, B. M., Gillis, M. M., & Stringer, A.Y. (2014).  Cognitive rehabilitation of memory for mild cognitive impairment: A methodological review and model for future research.  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 20, 131-151. [R]
  • Gess, J.L., Denham, M., Pennell, P.B., Gross, R.E., & Stringer, A.Y. (2014).  Remediation of a category-specific naming deficit following left temporal lobe epilepsy surgery. Applied Neuropsychology:Adult, 21, 231-237. doi: 10.1080/09084282.2013.791826  [R]
  • Huang, W., Bliwise, D.L., Johnson, T.M. II, Long, Q, Kutner, N., & Stringer, A.Y. (2013).  Correlates of persistent sleep complaints after traumatic brain injury. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 23, 698-714. doi:10.1080/09602011.2013.803488 [R]
  • Hampstead, B.M., Stringer, A.Y., Stilla, R.F., Giddens, M, & Sathian, K. (2012).  Mnemonic strategy training partially restores hippocampal activity in patients with mild cognitive impairment.  Hippocampus, 12, 1652-1658 [R]
  • Hampstead, B.M., Sathian, K., Phillips, P.A., Amaraneni, A., Dalaune, W.R., & Stringer, A.Y. (2012).  Mnemonic strategy training improves memory for object location associations in both healthy elderly and patients with amnestic mild cognitive impairment: A randomized, single-blind study.  Neuropsychology, 26. 385-399, doi:10.1037a0027545. [R]
  • Puskas, J.D., Stringer, A.Y., Hwang, S.N., Hatfield, B., Smith, A.S., Kilgo, P.D., & Williams, W.H. (2011).  Neurocognitive and neuroanatomic changes after off-pump versus on-pump CABG: Long-term follow-up of a randomized trial.  Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 141, 1116-1127. [R]
  • Hampstead, B.M., Stringer, A.Y., Stilla, R.F., Amaraneni, A., & Sathian, K.  (2011).  Where did I put that?  Patients with amnestic mild cognitive impairment demonstrate widespread reductions in activity during the encoding of ecologically relevant object-location associations.  Neuropsychologia, 49, 2349-2361.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2011).  Ecologically-oriented neurorehabilitation of memory: Robustness of outcome across diagnosis and severity.  Brain Injury, 25, 169-178. [R]
  • Hampstead, B. M., Stringer, A.Y., Stilla, R. F., Deshpande, G., Hu, X., Moore, A.B., & Sathian, K. (2011).  Activation and effective connectivity changes following explicit-memory training for face-name pairs in patients with mild cognitive impairment: A pilot study.  Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 25, 210-222. [R]
  • Hampstead, B.M., Lacey, S., Ali, S., Phillips, P.A., Stringer, A.Y., & Sathian, K. (2010).  Use of complex three-dimensional objects to assess visuospatial memory in healthy individuals and patients with unilateral amygdalohippocampectomy.  Epilepsy and Behavior, 18, 54-60. [R]

Book Chapters

  • Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Physiatry.  In J. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, and B. Caplan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology (vol. 3) (pp. 1943). New York: Springer-Verlag.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Oliver Zangwill.  In J. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, and B. Caplan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology (vol. 4) (pp. 2741-2743).  New York: Springer-Verlag.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Occupational therapy.  In J. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, and B. Caplan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology (vol. 3) (pp. 1808-1809).  New York: Springer-Verlag.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Neuropsychology.  In J. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, and B. Caplan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology (vol. 3) (pp. 1769-1772).  New York: Springer-Verlag.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Hécaen, Henry.  In J. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, and B. Caplan, (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology (vol. 2) (pp. 1218-1220).  New York: Springer-Verlag.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Babcock, Harriet.  In J. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, and B. Caplan, (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology (vol. 1) (pp. 337-338).  New York: Springer-Verlag.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Teuber, Hans-Lukas.  In J. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, and B. Caplan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology (vol. 4) (pp. 2501-2503).  New York: Springer-Verlag.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Clinical neuropsychology.  In J. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, and B. Caplan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology (vol. 1) (pp. 591-594). Springer-Verlag, New York.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Behaviorism.  In J. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, and B. Caplan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology (vol 1) (pp. 382-383).  New York: Springer-Verlag.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Christensen, Anne-Lise.  In J. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, and B. Caplan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology (vol. 1) (pp. 565-567).  New York: Springer-Verlag.

Books Edited and Written

  • Stringer, A.Y. (Associate Editor) (2010). Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology, Kreutzer, J., DeLuca, J., & Caplan, B., (Senior Editors).  New York: Springer-Verlag.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2007).  Ecologically oriented neurorehabilitation of memory.  Patient workbook.  Los Angeles: Western Psychological Services.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2007).  Ecologically oriented neurorehabilitation of memory.  Therapist guide.  Los Angeles: Western Psychological Services.
  • Stringer, A.Y., Cooley, E.L., & Christensen, A.-L. (2002).   Pathways to prominence in neuropsychology: Reflections of twentieth century pioneers.  New York: Psychology Press.  
  • Stringer, A.Y. (1996).  A guide to adult neuropsychological diagnosis. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Company.

Book Reviews

  • McCartney, R.E. & Stringer, A.Y. (2010).  Rehabilitation psychology: An important update on principles and practices, Frank, R.G., Rosenthal, M., & Kaplan, B., Handbook of rehabilitation psychology (2nd ed.) (Book Review).  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 16, 3-4.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (2002).  The Boston Qualitative Scoring System for the Rey-Osterrieth Complex Figure (Test Review). Applied Neuropsychology, 9, 122-124.
  • Stringer, A.Y. (1986).  Neuropsychology of learning disabilities: Essentials of subtype analysis, Byron R. Rourke (Ed.)  (Book Review).  Journal of Clinical Child Psychology, 15, 270-271.