Department of Neurology

Mellisa A. Boyle, Ph.D.

BoyleAssistant Professor


PhD: University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, Michigan
Residency: John D. Dingell VA Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Toledo Medical Center, Lifespan Neuropsychology


Director of Externships & Health Professional Training in Neuropsychology, UTMC
Assistant Professor, UTMC College of Medicine and Life Sciences (Psychiatry, Neurology, PM&R)
Clinical Neuropsychologist, ProMedica Physicians Group
Clinical Neuropsychologist, UTMC


Certifications & Licensure

Board eligible in Clinical Neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology
Licensed Psychologist, Ohio Board of Psychology
Licensed Psychologist, Michigan Board of Psychology
National Register of Health Service Psychologists

Society Memberships & Committees

Committee Chair, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, UTMC Department of Psychiatry
National Academy of Neuropsychology
American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology
International Neuropsychological Society

Select Publications

Hall, M. G., Wollman, S. C., Haines, M. E., Boyle, M. A., Richardson, H. K., & Hammers, D. B. (2023). Novel learning ratio from the NAB List Learning test distinguishes between clinical groups: Clinical validation and sex-related differences. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology. 1-12.
Dauphin, B., Greene, H. H., Juve, M., Boyle, M. A., & Day, E. F. (2020). Bistable figure reversals are related to symbol search performance: Incremental validity of symbol search as a measure of attention and visual working memory. Clinical and Experimental Psychology, 6(3), 1-4. doi: 10.4172/2471-2701.1000216

Research Interests

Neurodegenerative Diseases
Movement Disorders
Performance Validity
Behavioral Biomarkers of Neurologic Disease
Visual Perception and Eye Movements
Last Updated: 1/29/24