Carole L. Palumbo, PhD

Research Associate Professor, Neurology

72 E. Concord Street

Other Positions

  • Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students), Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Graduate Medical Sciences
  • Research Associate Professor, Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health
  • VA Boston Healthcare System


  • Boston University, PhD
  • Smith College, BA


  • Published on 6/4/2013

    Bullock-Rest N, Cerny A, Sweeney C, Palumbo C, Kurowski K, Blumstein SE. Neural systems underlying the influence of sound shape properties of the lexicon on spoken word production: do fMRI findings predict effects of lesions in aphasia? Brain Lang. 2013 Aug; 126(2):159-68. PMID: 23743183.

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  • Published on 8/10/2011

    Zade D, Beiser A, McGlinchey R, Au R, Seshadri S, Palumbo C, Wolf PA, DeCarli C, Milberg W. Apolipoprotein epsilon 4 allele modifies waist-to-hip ratio effects on cognition and brain structure. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2013 Feb; 22(2):119-25. PMID: 21835633.

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  • Published on 8/2/2011

    Debette S, Seshadri S, Beiser A, Au R, Himali JJ, Palumbo C, Wolf PA, DeCarli C. Midlife vascular risk factor exposure accelerates structural brain aging and cognitive decline. Neurology. 2011 Aug 2; 77(5):461-8. PMID: 21810696.

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  • Published on 4/27/2011

    White RF, Palumbo CL, Yurgelun-Todd DA, Heaton KJ, Weihe P, Debes F, Grandjean P. Functional MRI approach to developmental methylmercury and polychlorinated biphenyl neurotoxicity. Neurotoxicology. 2011 Dec; 32(6):975-80. PMID: 21545807.

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  • Published on 5/14/2010

    Zade D, Beiser A, McGlinchey R, Au R, Seshadri S, Palumbo C, Wolf PA, Decarli C, Milberg W. Interactive effects of apolipoprotein E type 4 genotype and cerebrovascular risk on neuropsychological performance and structural brain changes. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2010 Jul-Aug; 19(4):261-8. PMID: 20471857.

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  • Published on 3/24/2007

    Heaton KJ, Palumbo CL, Proctor SP, Killiany RJ, Yurgelun-Todd DA, White RF. Quantitative magnetic resonance brain imaging in US army veterans of the 1991 Gulf War potentially exposed to sarin and cyclosarin. Neurotoxicology. 2007 Jul; 28(4):761-9. PMID: 17485118.

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  • Published on 12/4/2006

    Kurowski KM, Blumstein SE, Palumbo CL, Waldstein RS, Burton MW. Nasal consonant production in Broca's and Wernicke's aphasics: speech deficits and neuroanatomical correlates. Brain Lang. 2007 Mar; 100(3):262-75. PMID: 17145076.

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  • Published on 5/1/2004

    Naeser MA, Martin PI, Baker EH, Hodge SM, Sczerzenie SE, Nicholas M, Palumbo CL, Goodglass H, Wingfield A, Samaraweera R, Harris G, Baird A, Renshaw P, Yurgelun-Todd D. Overt propositional speech in chronic nonfluent aphasia studied with the dynamic susceptibility contrast fMRI method. Neuroimage. 2004 May; 22(1):29-41. PMID: 15109995.

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  • Published on 10/1/2002

    Devine SA, Kirkley SM, Palumbo CL, White RF. MRI and neuropsychological correlates of carbon monoxide exposure: a case report. Environ Health Perspect. 2002 Oct; 110(10):1051-5. PMID: 12361932.

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  • Published on 1/1/2000

    Stuss DT, Levine B, Alexander MP, Hong J, Palumbo C, Hamer L, Murphy KJ, Izukawa D. Wisconsin Card Sorting Test performance in patients with focal frontal and posterior brain damage: effects of lesion location and test structure on separable cognitive processes. Neuropsychologia. 2000; 38(4):388-402. PMID: 10683390.

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