Thomas A. Hammeke, PhD, ABPP

Professor

Lead Neuropsychologist for the Polytrauma Team, Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center

(414) 384-2000 x45933
thammeke@mcw.edu | thomas.hammeke@va.gov

Dr. Hammeke is the former President of the American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology, the Association of Postdoctoral Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology, and Division 40 (Neuropsychology) of the American Psychological Association. He received his PhD from the University of South Dakota. He serves as adjunct faculty for UW-Milwaukee and Marquette University.

Academic interests include use of functional imaging techniques to study mild traumatic brain injury and sports concussion, epilepsy, and dementia.

Selected publications:

  • Ahluwalia, V., Wade, J.B., Heuman, D.M., Hammeke, T.A., Sanyal, A.J., Lennon, M.J., Kraft, K.A., White, M.B., Noble, N.A., Monteith, P., Bajaj, J.S.  (2014).  Enhancement of Functional Connectivity, Working Memory and Inhibitory Control on Multi-modal Brain MR Imaging with Rifaximin: Implications for the Gut-Liver-Brain Axis.  Metabolic Brain Disease. Published online: Springer:  4 March 2014.
  • Kosasih, J.B., Graskamp, P., Nitschke, T., & Hammeke, T.A.  Attention - Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder in the Polytrauma Population.   (in press).  Federal Practitioner.
  • Sabsevitz, D.S & Hammeke, T.A. (2014).  Aphasia.  In M.W. Parsons and T.A. Hammeke (eds).  Clinical Neuropsychology: a pocket handbook of assessment (3rd edition).  Washington DC: American Psychological Association.
  • McCrea, M., Janecek, J.K., Powell, M.R., Hammeke, T.A.  Traumatic brain injury and postconcussion syndrome.  (2014).   In M.W. Parsons and T.A. Hammeke (eds).  Clinical Neuropsychology: a pocket handbook of assessment (3rd edition).  Washington DC: American Psychological Association.
  • Nelson-Sheese, A. L. & Hammeke, T.A.  Rehabilitation from Postconcussion Syndrome: Nonpharmacological treatment.  In A. Nirangan and L.D. Lunsford (eds).  Progress in Neurological Surgery v. 28: Concussion.  Basel, Switzerland: Karger Publishers, Inc.
  • Parsons, M. & Hammeke, T.A. (3rd ed.) (2014).  Clinical Neuropsychology: a pocket handbook for assessment.  American Psychological Association: Washington, DC.

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