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Dr. Suzan Uysal is a clinical neuropsychologist.  She has been an adjunct faculty member at New York University since 1991, where she teaches a graduate level course in neuropsychology.  She has a clinical practice in adult neuropsychological evaluation in Westchester County with a primary focus on neurologic disorders and age-related diseases.  She is a faculty member of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine where she conducts neurocognitive outcomes research in the Department of Anesthesiology, and teaches a course in functional neuroanatomy in Department of Rehabilitation Medicine.  Dr. Uysal earned her PhD from New York University, and did her postdoctoral training at New York University Medical Center and Mount Sinai Medical Center.

Contact:
E-mail: suzan.uysal@mssm.edu

Publications:
Uysal S, Lin HM, Fischer GW, Di Luozzo G, Reich DL. Selective cerebral perfusion for thoracic aortic surgery: Association with neurocognitive outcome.   J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2012;143:1205-12.

Uysal S, Mazzeffi M, Lin H-M, Fischer GW, Griepp RB, Adams DH, Reich DL. Internet-based assessment of postoperative neurocognitive function in cardiac and thoracic aortic surgery patients. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2011;141:777-81.

Silverstein JH, Timberger M, Reich DL, Uysal S. Central nervous system dysfunction after noncardiac surgery and anesthesia in the elderly. Anesthesiology 2007;106:622-8.

Reich DL, Horn LM, Hossain S, Uysal S.  Using jugular bulb oxyhemoglobin saturation to guide onset of deep hypothermic circulatory arrest does not affect post-operative neuropsychological function. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2004;25:401-8.

Reich DL, Uysal S. Invited commentary. Ann Thorac Surg 2004;77:1635.

Reich DL, Uysal S. Con: Retrograde cerebral perfusion is not an optimal method of neuroprotection in thoracic aortic surgery. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2003;17:768-9.

Reich DL, Uysal S, Ergin MA, Griepp RB. Retrograde cerebral perfusion as a method of neuroprotection during thoracic aortic surgery.  Ann Thorac Surg 2001;72:1774-82.

Reich DL, Uysal S, Ergin MA, Bodian CA, Hossain S, Griepp RB: Retrograde cerebral perfusion during thoracic aortic surgery and late neuropsychological dysfunction. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2001;19:594-600.

Soong WAL, Uysal S, Reich DL. Cerebral protection during surgery of the aortic arch. Sem Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2001;5:286-92.

Perrine K, Devinsky O, Uysal S, Santschi C, Doyle WK. Cortical mapping of right hemisphere functions. Epilepsy Behav 2000;1:7-16.

Hibbard MR, Bogdany J, Uysal S, Kepler K, Silver JM, Gordon WG, Haddad L.  Axis II psychopathology in individuals with traumatic brain injury. Brain Inj 2000;14:45-61.

Reich DL, Uysal S, Sliwinski M, Ergin MA, Kahn RA, Konstadt SN, McCullough J,  Hibbard MR, Gordon WA, Griepp RB. Neuropsychological outcome following deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in adults.  J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1999;117:156-63.

Ergin MA, Uysal S, Reich DL, Apaydin A, Lansman SL, McCullough JN, Griepp RB. Temporary neurological dysfunction after deep hypothermic circulatory arrest: A clinical marker for long-term functional deficit. Ann Thorac Surg 1999;67:1887-90.

Reich DL, Uysal S, Bodian CA, Gabriele S, Hibbard M, Gordon A, Sliwinski M, Kayne RD.  The relationship of cognitive, personality, and academic measures to anesthesiology resident clinical performance. Anesth Analg 1999;88:1092-100.

Hibbard MR, Uysal S, Kepler K, Bogdany J, Silver J. Axis I psychopathology in individuals with traumatic brain injury.  J Head Trauma Rehabil 1998;13:24-39.  

Hibbard MR, Uysal S, Sliwinski M., Gordon WA. Undiagnosed health issues in individuals with traumatic brain injury. J Head Trauma Rehabil 1998;13:47-57.

Uysal S, Hibbard MR, Robillard D, Pappadopulos E, Jaffe M. The impact of parental traumatic brain injury on parenting and child behavior.  J Head Trauma Rehabil 1998;13:57-71. 

Friedhoff AJ, Carr KD, Uysal S, Armour M, Schweitzer J. Repeated inescapable stress produces a neuroleptic-like effect on the conditioned avoidance response. Neuropsychopharmacology 1995;13:129-38.

Sanchez LE, Adams PB, Uysal S, Hallin A, Campbell M, Small AM. A comparison of live and videotape ratings: Clomipramine and haloperidol in autism. Psychopharmacol Bull 1995;31:371-378.

Perrine K, Devinsky O, Uysal S, Luciano DJ, Dogali M. Left temporal neocortex mediation of verbal memory: Evidence from functional mapping with cortical stimulation.  Neurology 1994; 44:1845-50.

Perrine K, Uysal S, Dogali M, Luciano DJ, Devinsky O. Functional mapping of memory and other nonlinguistic cognitive abilities in adults. Adv Neurol 1993;63:165-77.

Carr KD, Uysal S. Evidence of a supraspinal opioid analgesic mechanism engaged by lateral hypothalamic electrical stimulation. Brain Res 1985;335:55-62.