Gayle Deutsch


Bio:   Gayle K. Deutsch, PhD, ABPP-CN is a Clinical Associate Professor (Affiliated) in the Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences. She is the lead neuropsychologist for the Stanford Comprehensive Epilepsy Center and the Stanford Center for Memory Disorders. She received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology at Drexel University in 1994. She completed a pre-doctoral internship at the Brain Behavior Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania and a post-doctoral fellowship at the Graduate Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. She obtained board certification in Clinical Neuropsychology in 2006 and subspecialty board certification in Pediatric Clinical Neuropsychology in 2016. She is conducting research with individuals with myotonic dystrophy through the Stanford Neuromuscular Program. She is also engaged in several clinical trials.

Stanford Neuroscience Health Center

Comprehensive Epilepsy Program

Memory Disorders Center

Neuropsychology Clinic

Professional Education

  • PhD Training: Drexel University (1994) PA
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Neuropsychiatry, American Board of Professional Psychology (2016)
  • Board Certification: Clinical Neuropsychology, American Board of Professional Psychology (2006)
  • Fellowship: Graduate Hospital (1995) PA
  • Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (1993) PA