Dawn J Mechanic-Hamilton, Ph.D., ABPP-CN

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Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Neurology

Contact information
Penn Memory Center
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, 2 South
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-4516
Education:
B.A. (Psychobiology)
Wellesley College, 1998.
M.S. (Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology Concentration)
Drexel University, 2008.
Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology Concentration)
Drexel University, 2010.
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Selected Publications

Howard EF, Irwin DJ, Rascovsky K, Nevler N, Shellikeri S, Tropea TF, Spindler M, Deik A, Chen-Plotkin A, Siderowf A, Dahodwala N, Weintraub D, Shaw LM, Trojanowski JQ, Vaishnavi S, Wolk DA, Mechanic-Hamilton D, Morley JF, Duda JE, Grossman M, and Cousins KA: Cognitive Profile and Markers of AD-Type Pathology in Patients with Lewy Body Dementias. Neurology January 2021.

Massimo L, Lydon S, Miller A, Rascovsky K, Mechanic-Hamilton D: Turning Apathy in Action in Neurodegenerative Disease. Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America November 2020.

Lempert, KM, Mechanic-Hamilton, DJ, Xie, L, Wisse, LEM, de Flores, R, Wang, J, Das, SR, Yushkevich, PA, Wolk, DA, Kable, JW : Neural and behavioral correlates of episodic memory are associated with temporal discounting in older adults. Neuropsychologia 146, September 2020.

Mechanic-Hamilton D, Lydon S, Halberstadter K, Lane J, Das SR, & Wolk DA: Development of the mobile cognitive app performance program for detection of AD-related cognitive change. Annual Meeting of the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference July 2020.

Mechanic-Hamilton D, Lydon S, Rascovsky K, Miller A, Schiffrin D, Massimo LM: Development of a Goal-Directed Behavior App: Turning Apathy into Action in Neurodegenerative Disease. 48th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society February 2020.

Khurshid, K, Crow, AJD, Rupert, PE, Minniti, NL, Carswell, MA, Mechanic-Hamilton, D, Kamath, V, Doty, RL, Moberg, PJ, & Roalf, DR : A quantitative meta-analysis of olfactory dysfunction in epilepsy. Neuropsychol Rev 29(3): 328-337, Sept 2019.

Delhaye E, Mechanic-Hamilton D, Saad L, Das SR, Wisse LEM, Yushkevich PA, Wolk DA, Bastin C: Associative memory for conceptually unitized word pairs in mild cognitive impairment is related to the volume of the perirhinal cortex. Hippocampus 29(7): 630-638, July 2019.

Stacey Burling: Print interview in "Who’s more likely to be right about your memory problem, you or your spouse?" The Philadelphia Inquirer May 2019.

Bershad, M, Lane, J, Andrews, K, Wolk, D, Mechanic-Hamilton, D: Pilot mCAPP Study: Early detection of AD-related cognitive change with the mobile cognitive app performance program (mCAPP). 47th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society February 2019 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Zuroff, L, Bove, J, Wolk, D, Mechanic-Hamilton, D: Cognitive Decline and Subjective Memory Complaints: Patient and Informant Discrepancies. 47th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society February 2019 Notes: Poster Presentation.

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Last updated: 01/08/2021
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