Yelena Bogdanova, PhD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

150 S Huntington Avenue


Expertise includes: Behavioral neuroscience; Clinical Neuropsychology; Cognitive rehabilitation; Neuromodulation; Transcranial magnetic stimulation; LED; Traumatic brain injury; Blast TBI; Neuropsychiatric aspects of brain injury; Parkinson’s Disease; Sleep in TBI and PTSD

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System


  • Boston University, PhD
  • Boston University School of Medicine, PhD
  • Boston University, MA


  • Published on 12/1/2016

    Naeser MA, Martin PI, Ho MD, Krengel MH, Bogdanova Y, Knight JA, Yee MK, Zafonte R, Frazier J, Hamblin MR, Koo BB. Transcranial, Red/Near-Infrared Light-Emitting Diode Therapy to Improve Cognition in Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury. Photomed Laser Surg. 2016 Dec; 34(12):610-626. PMID: 28001756.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/1/2016

    Bogdanova Y, Yee MK, Ho VT, Cicerone KD. Computerized Cognitive Rehabilitation of Attention and Executive Function in Acquired Brain Injury: A Systematic Review. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2016 Nov/Dec; 31(6):419-433. PMID: 26709580.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 6/3/2015

    Gilbert KS, Kark SM, Gehrman P, Bogdanova Y. Sleep disturbances, TBI and PTSD: Implications for treatment and recovery. Clin Psychol Rev. 2015 Aug; 40:195-212. PMID: 26164549.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 4/30/2015

    Bogdanova Y, Martin PI, Ho MD, Yee MK, Ho VT, Knight JA, Hamblin MR, Naeser MA. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. Improved sleep and cognition post transcranial or intranasal, red/near-infrared LED treatments in chronic TBI: Pilot case series. 2015; 30(3):e101–102.

  • Published on 2/7/2015

    Bogdanova Y, Kark SM, Ho VT, Yee MK, Pascual-Leone A. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. TMS Improves Cognitive and Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Veterans with Blast TBI. 2015; 21(S1):276.

  • Published on 1/1/2014

    Bogdanova, Y., Yee, M.K., Ho, V.T. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Computerized Cognitive Rehabilitation in Acquired Brain Injury: a Review. 2014; 95(10):e76-77.

  • Published on 1/1/2014

    Bogdanova, Y., Martin, P.I., Ho, M.D., Krengel, M.H., Ho, V.T., Yee, M.K., Knight, J.A., Hamblin, M.R., Naeser, M.A. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. LED therapy improves sleep and cognition in chronic moderate TBI: pilot case studies. 2014; 95(10):e77.

  • Published on 10/1/2013

    Kark, S. M., Stavitsky, K., DeLuca, S., Lafleche, G., & Bogdanova, Y. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. Poor sleep quality is related to PTSD, cognitive difficulties, and quality of life in OEF/OIF veterans with blast exposure. 2013; 19(S2):I-122.

  • Published on 1/1/2013

    Bogdanova, Y. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. Multimodal Approach to Rehabilitation for Blast-induced TBI. 2013; 19(S1):I-295.

  • Published on 1/1/2013

    Bogdanova Y, Cronin-Golomb A. Alexithymia and apathy in Parkinson's disease: neurocognitive correlates. Behav Neurol. 2013 Jan 1; 27(4):535-45. PMID: 23242364.

    Read at: PubMed

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