Kenneth Podell, PhD

Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


kpodell@houstonmethodist.org
Areas Of Expertise

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) Neuroscience Neuropsychology
Publications

Sideline Sports Concussion Assessment
Podell, K, Presley, C & Derman, H 2017, Neurologic clinics, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 435-450. DOI: 10.1016/j.ncl.2017.03.003

Statements of Agreement from the Targeted Evaluation and Active Management (TEAM) Approaches to Treating Concussion Meeting Held in Pittsburgh, October 15-16, 2015
Collins, MW, Kontos, AP, Okonkwo, DO, Almquist, J, Bailes, J, Barisa, M, Bazarian, J, Bloom, OJ, Brody, DL, Cantu, R, Cardenas, J, Clugston, J, Cohen, R, Echemendia, R, Elbin, RJ, Ellenbogen, R, Fonseca, J, Gioia, G, Guskiewicz, K, Heyer, R, Hotz, G, Iverson, GL, Jordan, B, Manley, G, Maroon, J, McAllister, T, McCrea, M, Mucha, A, Pieroth, E, Podell, K, Pombo, M, Shetty, T, Sills, A, Solomon, G, Thomas, DG, Valovich McLeod, TC, Yates, T & Zafonte, R 2016, Neurosurgery, vol. 79, no. 6, pp. 912-929. DOI: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000001447

Effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on non-veridical decision making
Tulviste, J, Goldberg, E, Podell, K & Bachmann, T 2016, Acta Neurobiologiae Experimentalis, vol. 76, no. 3, pp. 182-191.

Influence of age and location of ictal onset on postoperative outcome in patients with localization-related epilepsy
Patra, S, Elisevich, K, Podell, K, Schultz, L, Gaddam, S, Smith, B & Spanaki-Varelas, M 2014, British Journal of Neurosurgery, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 61-67. DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2013.817529

How the brain deals with novelty and ambiguity: Implications for neuroaesthetics
Goldberg, E, Funk, BA & Podell, K 2012, Rendiconti Lincei, vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 227-238. DOI: 10.1007/s12210-012-0186-0

Affective Symptoms in Early-Onset Dementia
Podell, K & Torres, K 2011, Neurologic clinics, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 99-114. DOI: 10.1016/j.ncl.2010.10.009

Neuropsychological assessment in traumatic brain injury
Podell, K, Gifford, K, Bougakov, D & Goldberg, E 2010, Psychiatric Clinics of North America, vol. 33, no. 4, pp. 855-876. DOI: 10.1016/j.psc.2010.08.003

When East Meets West: Systematizing Luria's Approach to Executive Control Assessment
Podell, K 2010, . in Lurias Legacy in the 21st Century. Oxford University Press. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195176704.003.0008

Developing a spatial analogue of the reliable digit span
Ylioja, SG, Baird, AD & Podell, K 2009, Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, vol. 24, no. 8, pp. 729-739. DOI: 10.1093/arclin/acp078

Multi-area integrated E/MEG and fMRI modeling
Babajani-Feremi, A, Bowyer, S, Moran, J, Elisevich, K, Podell, K & Soltanian-Zadeh, H 2009, . in Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE. vol. 7262, 72621V, Medical Imaging 2009: Biomedical Applications in Molecular, Structural, and Functional Imaging, Lake Buena Vista, FL, United States, 2/8/09. DOI: 10.1117/12.813801

Ethnic differences in functional and neuropsychological test performance in older adults
Baird, AD, Ford, M & Podell, K 2007, Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 309-318. DOI: 10.1016/j.acn.2007.01.005

Measurement of symptoms following sports-related concussion: Reliability and normative data for the post-concussion scale
Lovell, MR, Iverson, GL, Collins, MW, Podell, K, Johnston, KM, Pardini, D, Pardini, J, Norwig, J & Maroon, JC 2006, Applied Neuropsychology, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 166-174. DOI: 10.1207/s15324826an1303_4

Sensitivity and specificity of the ImPACT Test Battery for concussion in athletes
Schatz, P, Pardini, JE, Lovell, MR, Collins, MW & Podell, K 2006, Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 91-99. DOI: 10.1016/j.acn.2005.08.001

Altered adaptive but not veridical decision-making in substance dependent individuals
Verdejo-García, AJ, Vilar-López, R, Pérez-García, M, Podell, K & Goldberg, E 2006, Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 90-99. DOI: 10.1017/S1355617706060127

Recovery from mild concussion in high school athletes
Lovell, MR, Collins, MW, Iverson, GL, Field, M, Maroon, JC, Cantu, R, Podell, K, Powell, JW, Belza, M & Fu, FH 2003, Journal of Neurosurgery, vol. 98, no. 2, pp. 296-301.

Standard measures of executive function in predicting instrumental activities of daily living in older adults
Bell-McGinty, S, Podell, K, Franzen, M, Baird, AD & Williams, MJ 2002, International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, vol. 17, no. 9, pp. 828-834. DOI: 10.1002/gps.646

The assessment of echopraxia as a component of executive control deficit in traumatic brain injury
Podell, K, Wisniewski, K & Lovell, MR 2001, Brain and Cognition, vol. 47, no. 1-2, pp. 349-353.

Complex real-world functioning and neuropsychological test performance in older adults
Baird, A, Podell, K, Lovell, M & McGinty, SB 2001, Clinical Neuropsychologist, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 369-379. DOI: 10.1076/clin.15.3.369.10270

Cerebral concussion in athletes: Evaluation and neuropsychological testing
Maroon, JC, Lovell, MR, Norwig, J, Podell, K, Powell, JW & Hartl, R 2000, Neurosurgery, vol. 47, no. 3, pp. 659-672.

Adaptive decision making, ecological validity, and the frontal lobes
Goldberg, E & Podell, K 2000, Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, vol. 22, no. 1, pp. 56-68.