Laura J. Grande, PhD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

Laura Grande
150 S Huntington Avenue


Laura Grande is the Director of Clinical Neuropsychology at the VA Boston Healthcare System, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Boston University School of Medicine, and Adjunct Instructor of Psychology (Psychiatry) at Harvard Medical School. She obtained her PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Florida.

Laura’s research interests include neuropsychology of aging, with a specific interest in selective attention and development of clinical assessment tools. She has additional interest in memory and TBI and the impact of PTSD on cognitive and neuropsychological functioning.

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System


  • University of Florida, PhD
  • University of Massachusetts Boston, BA


  • Published on 3/14/2019

    Rycroft SS, Quach LT, Ward RE, Pedersen MM, Grande L, Bean JF. The Relationship Between Cognitive Impairment and Upper Extremity Function in Older Primary Care Patients. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2019 Mar 14; 74(4):568-574. PMID: 30358815.

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  • Published on 6/6/2018

    van der Leeuw G, Leveille SG, Dong Z, Shi L, Habtemariam D, Milberg W, Hausdorff JM, Grande L, Gagnon P, McLean RR, Bean JF. Chronic Pain and Attention in Older Community-Dwelling Adults. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2018 Jul; 66(7):1318-1324. PMID: 29876923.

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  • Published on 5/1/2018

    Hshieh TT, Jung WF, Grande LJ, Chen J, Stone RM, Soiffer RJ, Driver JA, Abel GA. Prevalence of Cognitive Impairment and Association With Survival Among Older Patients With Hematologic Cancers. JAMA Oncol. 2018 May 01; 4(5):686-693. PMID: 29494732.

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  • Published on 1/24/2018

    Grande LJ, Robinson ME, Radigan LJ, Levin LK, Fortier CB, Milberg WP, McGlinchey RE. Verbal Memory Deficits in OEF/OIF/OND Veterans Exposed to Blasts at Close Range. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2018 May; 24(5):466-475. PMID: 29362020.

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  • Published on 12/15/2016

    Stricker NH, Lippa SM, Green DL, McGlynn SM, Grande LJ, Milberg WP, McGlinchey RE. Elevated rates of memory impairment in military service-members and veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder. J Clin Exp Neuropsychol. 2017 Oct; 39(8):768-785. PMID: 27976973.

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  • Published on 11/22/2016

    Jackson CE, Grande LJ, Doherty K, Archambault E, Kelly B, Driver JA, Milberg WP, McGlinchey R, Rudolph JL. The Clock-in-the-Box, a brief cognitive screen, is associated with failure to return home in an elderly hospitalized sample. Clin Interv Aging. 2016; 11:1715-1721. PMID: 27920510.

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  • Published on 9/1/2016

    Alosco ML, Aslan M, Du M, Ko J, Grande L, Proctor SP, Concato J, Vasterling JJ. Consistency of Recall for Deployment-Related Traumatic Brain Injury. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2016 Sep-Oct; 31(5):360-8. PMID: 26580696.

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  • Published on 1/1/2016

    Schepker CA, Leveille SG, Pedersen MM, Ward RE, Kurlinski LA, Grande L, Kiely DK, Bean JF. Effect of Pain and Mild Cognitive Impairment on Mobility. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016 Jan; 64(1):138-43. PMID: 26782863.

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  • Published on 12/21/2015

    McFarland CP, Clark JB, Lee LO, Grande LJ, Marx BP, Vasterling JJ. Event-based prospective memory among veterans: The role of posttraumatic stress disorder symptom severity in executing intentions. J Clin Exp Neuropsychol. 2016; 38(2):251-60. PMID: 26691304.

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  • Published on 5/24/2015

    Foley JM, Salat DH, Stricker NH, McGlinchey RE, Milberg WP, Grande LJ, Leritz EC. Glucose Dysregulation Interacts With APOE-?4 to Potentiate Temporoparietal Cortical Thinning. Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen. 2016 Feb; 31(1):76-86. PMID: 26006791.

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