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Campus Address SC 640 Zip 0017
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Undergraduate  Hofstra University    2010  B.A. 
Graduate  Yeshiva University    2014  M.A. 
Graduate  Yeshiva University    2017  Ph.D. 
Residency  UAB-VA Clinical Psychology Internship Consortium    2017  APA-Accredited Internship 
Fellowship  Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine    2019  Post-Doctoral Fellowship 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Neurology   Neurology Chair Office Assistant Professor
Center  Neurology   Alzheimer's Disease Center Assistant Professor
Center  General Clinical Research Center  Comprehensive Neuroscience Center Assistant Professor
Center  Neurology   Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute Assistant Professor

Research/Clinical Interest
Aging and dementia, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, epilepsy, stroke, genetic disorders.

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Maiman M*, Del Bene VA*, Farrell E, MacAllister WS, Sheldon S, Rentería MA, Slugh M, Gazzola DM, Barr WB. (2019). The Utility of the Repeatable Battery of Neuropsychological Status in Patients with Temporal and Non-temporal Lobe Epilepsy. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, DOI: 10.1093/arclin/acz056. [Epub ahead of print]. *Contributed equally.  29659666 
Del Bene VA, Brandt J. (2019). Identifying neuropsychologically impaired physicians. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 1-14. doi: 10.1080/13854046.2019.1666922. [Epub ahead of print].   31537179 
Maiman M, Del Bene VA, MacAllister WS, Sheldon S, Farrell E, Arce Rentería M, Slugh M, Nadkarni SS, Barr WB. (2019). Reliable Digit Span: Does it Adequately Measure Suboptimal Effort in an Adult Epilepsy Population? Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 34(2):259-267. doi: 10.1093/arclin/acy027.  31761928 
Del Bene VA, Arce Rentería M, Maiman M, Slugh M, Gazzola DM, Nadkarni SS, Barr WB. (2017). Increased odds and predictive rates of MMPI-2-RF scale elevations in patients with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures and observed sex differences. Epilepsy & Behavior, 72:43-50. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2017.04.023.  28575766 
Ross LA, Del Bene VA, Molholm S, Jae Woo Y, Andrade GN, Abrahams BS, Foxe JJ. (2017). Common variation in the autism risk gene CNTNAP2, brain structural connectivity and multisensory speech integration. Brain & Language, 174:50-60. doi: 10.1016/j.bandl.2017.07.005.  28738218 
Del Bene VA, Foxe JJ, Ross LA, Krakowski MI, Czobor P, De Sanctis P. (2016). Neuroanatomical Abnormalities in Violent Individuals with and without a Diagnosis of Schizophrenia. PLoS One. 2016 Dec 28;11(12):e0168100. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0168100.  28030584 
Woo YJ, Wang T, Guadalupe T, Nebel RA, Vino A, Del Bene VA, Molholm S, Ross LA, Zwiers MP, Fisher SE, Foxe JJ, Abrahams BS. (2016). A Common CYFIP1 Variant at the 15q11.2 Disease Locus Is Associated with Structural Variation at the Language-Related Left Supramarginal Gyrus. PLoS One. 2016 Jun 28;11(6):e0158036. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0158036.  27351196 
Zubkov S, Del Bene VA, MacAllister WS, Shepherd TM, Devinsky O. (2015). Disabling amnestic syndrome following stereotactic laser ablation of a hypothalamic hamartoma in a patient with a prior temporal lobectomy. Epilepsy & Behavior Case Reports, 4:60-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ebcr.2015.07.002.  26288758 
Ross LA, Del Bene VA, Molholm S, Frey HP, Foxe JJ. (2015). Sex differences in multisensory speech processing in both typically developing children and those on the autism spectrum. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 9:185. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2015.00185.  26074757 
Foxe JJ, Molholm S, Del Bene VA, Frey HP, Russo NN, Blanco D, Saint-Amour D, Ross LA. (2015). Severe multisensory speech integration deficits in high-functioning school-aged children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and their resolution during early adolescence. Cerebral Cortex, 25(2):298-312. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bht213.  23985136