Director of Research, Marcus Institute for Brain Health
University of Colorado-Anschutz Medical Campus
Corrales, New Mexico
Dr. Arciniegas serves as Director of Research for the Marcus Institute for Brain Health and Clinical Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Aurora, CO, and as Professor and Senior Research Neuropsychiatrist in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. For more than two decades, his academic endeavors as a subspecialist in Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry have focused on the cognitive and non-cognitive neuropsychiatric sequelae of traumatic brain injury and other neurological conditions. His research has been supported since 1996 by dozens of federally funded research, educational, and programmatic grants and contracts. He has authored more than 130 peer-reviewed journal articles, 40 book chapters, and more than 50 other works communicating to scientific colleagues and the general public; edited seven medical textbooks, including the American Psychiatric Association’s Textbook of Traumatic Brain Injury, Third Edition (2019) and Textbook of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, Sixth Edition (2018); and has delivered more than 275 lectures in the United States and abroad. He serves presently serves as Editor of the Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, is a member of the editorial boards of Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation and Brain Injury, and participates regularly on national and international scientific grant review committees. His work has garnered multiple national awards for clinical and research excellence, including the 2015 Mitch Rosenthal Award for Scientific and Clinical Achievement in Brain Injury Rehabilitation (Virginia Commonwealth University and Brain Injury Services, Inc), and the 2016 Innovative Clinical Treatment Award from the North American Brain Injury Society. In addition to his academic duties and service to the American Neuropsychiatric Association, Dr. Arciniegas also serves as Chairman and CEO of the International Brain Injury Association and regularly contributes his time and effort to governmental and non-governmental organizations striving to improve the lives of persons and families affected by brain injuries.
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
12:30 PM – 1:45 PM ET