Dr. Cameron C. Brewer, program dean for the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Schaumburg (ISPP, Schaumburg), recently presented on “Dementia: Current Trends in Research & Treatment.” The lecture, open to the public and offered at no charge, was held on January 21, 2017 at ISPP, located at 1000 North Plaza Drive, Suite 324 in Schaumburg, IL.
In addition to his work as program dean, Brewer coordinates the program’s neuropsychology concentration and teaches courses in neuroanatomy, neuropathology, neuropsychological assessment, and forensic neuropsychology.
As a practicing neuropsychologist, Dr. Brewer has worked with numerous patients across the life span and a wide range of clinical presentations that have included traumatic brain injury, epilepsy, dementia, vascular disorders, developmental disorders, infectious disease, and co-occurring psychological conditions (e.g., depression, personality disorders).
Dr. Brewer also holds a MLitt research degree in cognitive neuroscience from the University of Glasgow, United Kingdom, where he applied event-related potentials to an investigation of word recognition. While pursuing his doctoral work at The University of Montana, he was a two-time recipient of the Dr. and Mrs. Morton D. Greenberger Award for his research focus in medical psychology. His research collaborations in neuroimaging, neurolinguistics, and test validity have appeared in Brain, Psychological Science, and in Lezak’s Neuropsychological Assessment.