Grant Iverson, Ph.D.


PhD Investigator Clinical
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Research Institute
Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Harvard Medical School
Psychologist
Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Research Staff
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital
PhD West Virginia university 1993
brain concussion; brain injuries; malingering; mild traumatic brain injury; neuropsychological tests; post-concussion syndrome Dr. Grant Iverson is a specialist in neuropsychology and a clinician scientist in the area of mild traumatic brain injury and mental health. He has an internationally-recognized research program in outcome from mild traumatic brain injury in athletes, civilians, military service members, and veterans. He served as the Chair for the Canadian Psychological Association Section on Clinical Neuropsychology from 2003-2010. He is a member of the Board of Governors of the International Brain Injury Association (2012-2015). He served as a consensus panel member for the 3rd and 4th International Conferences on Concussion in Sport in Zurich, Switzerland in 2008 and 2012, and the  5th International Conference in Berlin in 2016. He served as an Advisor to the Neurocognitive Disorders Workgroup (Traumatic Brain Injury) for the Diagnostic & Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition (DSM-V). He also served as a founding member of the Traumatic Brain Injury Subcommittee of the Defense Health Board, a civilian advisory board to the United States Secretary of Defense. He was the President of the National Academy of Neuropsychology in 2015.