Senior Vice President of Research
West Orange, New Jersey – United States
John DeLuca, PhD, is the Senior Vice President for Research at Kessler Foundation, a Professor in the Departments of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R) Department of Neurology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and a licensed psychologist in the States of New Jersey and New York. Dr. He is currently studying disorders of memory and information processing in a variety of clinical populations including: Multiple Sclerosis, Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and Traumatic Brain Injury. Dr. DeLuca's accomplishments include over 350 published articles, books and chapters in these areas. In 2005, Dr. DeLuca received the Distinguished Researcher Award for the New Jersey Psychological Association, and in 2015 the Arthur Benton award from the International Neuropsychological Society. In 2017, he was awardee of the Volunteer Hall of Fame: Scientific Researcher award, from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Also in 2017, he was awarded the Fred Foley Award for Best Practices in Mental Health and Multiple Sclerosis by the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers for his outstanding contributions to advancing research in the understanding and clinical treatment of cognitive impairments in MS. Dr. DeLuca serves on numerous committees for both national and international societies associated with Neuropsychology. Dr. DeLuca is fellow of ACRM and is on the editorial board of the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation since 2005.
Tuesday, November 5
12:45 PM – 2:00 PM
Wednesday, November 6
2:27 PM – 2:37 PM