Cynthia Cimino (1958-2021)

Cynthia Cimino

Associate Professor Emerita 


Curriculum Vitae


Highlights: Human Neuropsychology, Neuropsychological Assessment, Cognitive Psychology, Physiological Psychology, Tests and Measurement

Ph.D. Areas: Clinical and Experimental


Highlights: Neuropsychology - emotion, attention, memory, degenerative disorders.




(* student authors)

Sperling, S, Cimino, C.R, Stricker, N., Heffelfinger, A., Gess, J. Osborne, K. & Roper, B. (2017). Taxonomy for education and training in clinical neuropsychology: History of development and a call to programs for adoption. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 31(5), 817-828.

Butterfield, L., Cimino, C., Salazar, R., Sanchez-Ramos, J., Bowers, D. & Okun, M.S. (2017). The Parkinson’s Active Living (PAL) Program: A behavioral intervention targeting apathy in Parkinson’s disease. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, 30(1), 11-25.

Johnson, P. L.*, Potts. G. F., Sanchez-Ramos, J. & Cimino, C. R. (2017). Self-reported impulsivity in Huntington’s disease patients and relationship to executive dysfunction and reward responsiveness. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology.

Butterfield, L. C., Cimino, C., Salazar, R., Sanchez-Ramos, J., Bowers, D. & Okun, M.S. (2017). The Parkinson’s Active Living (PAL) Program A Behavioral Intervention Targeting Apathy in Parkinson’s Disease. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, 30 (1), 11-25.

Hergert (Blinkoff), D, Sanchez-Ramos, J., Cimino. C. R. (2015). Examining Huntington’s disease patient and informant agreement on frontal behaviors. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, Volume 37(9), 981-987.

Stout, J. C., Queller, S., Baker, K. N., Cowlishaw, S., Sampaio, C., Fitzer-Attas, C., Borowsky, B. and the HD-CAB Investigators (2014), HD-CAB: A cognitive assessment battery for clinical trials in Huntington's disease. Movement Disorders, 29, 1281–1288.

Bloom, E.*, Matsko, S., & Cimino, C. (2014). The relationship between cigarette smoking and impulsivity: A review of personality, behavioral, and neurobiological assessment. Addiction Research & Theory, 22(5),386-397.

Pavawalla, S., Salzar, R., Cimino, C., Belanger, H., & Vanderploeg, R. (2013). An exploration of diagnosis threat and group identification following concussion injury. Journal of International Neuropsychological Society, 19(3), 205-313.