DeLuca Named Fellow of SNS
is granted to members who have made significant contributions to Sports Neuropsychology Society and other areas through their work in clinical, scholarly, and teaching/training activities related to sports brain injury. , PhD, senior vice president of research and training was named Fellow of the . This recognition
“It’s a great honor to be recognized,” says DeLuca. “At Kessler Foundation we strive to do the best research, work with the newest technology, and invest quality time and efforts in training our scientists, to help improve the lives of people with disabilities.”
DeLuca’s most recent research ventures include the cerebral mapping of human cognitive processes using functional neuroimaging, as well as the development of research-based techniques to improve cognitive impairment. He serves on the editorial boards of many journals and has received numerous awards in recognition of his work including the from the and the , from Division 22 (Rehabilitation Psychology) of the .
He serves as a member and chair for the PhD Postdoctoral Fellowship Committee in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at , and directs the post-doctoral fellowship program in neuropsychology for the department. DeLuca serves on numerous committees for both national and international societies associated with neuropsychology.
Listen to DeLuca discuss the role of cognitive rehabilitation in MS: