Cady Block, Ph.D.

Dr. Cady Block is a neuropsychologist and assistant professor within the Department of Neurology at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA, USA. She completed her PhD in Medical-Clinical Psychology at the University of Alabama – Birmingham, which included a predoctoral internship at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. She then went on to complete her postdoctoral fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.

Though highly active in clinical and scholarly endeavors, Dr. Block has a particular passion for working with neuropsychology students and trainees at all levels. She is highly involved in multiple national and international neuropsychology organizations, having previously served as Chair of both the student and early career committees of the Society for Clinical Neuropsychology, in addition to other roles within the International Neuropsychological Society, National Academy of Neuropsychology, American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, Clinical Neuropsychology Synarchy, and Epilepsy Neuropsychology Organization (INS SIG). She is a recipient of numerous awards including the Early Career Service Award from the National Academy of Neuropsychology, Presidential Citation Award from the Society for Clinical Neuropsychology, and Early Career Champion Award from the American Psychological Association, among others. She is the editor of the upcoming text The Neuropsychologist’s Roadmap: A Training and Career Guide, to be released by APA Press in early 2021.