Anson Kairys, Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Areas of Interest

  • Cognitive symptoms associated with chronic pain conditions
  • Neuroimaging in cognitive disorders
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia
  • Technological advancements in neuropsychological assessment

Clinical Interests

  • Adult neuropsychological and psychological evaluation
  • Mild cognitive impairment, dementia, and Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Cognitive, psychological, and behavioral factors related to chronic health conditions (e.g., vascular disease, chronic pain).
  • Assessment and treatment of functional neurological disorders (e.g., nonepileptic seizures)


  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Clinical Neuropsychology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medicine
  • Clinical Psychology Internship, Division of Behavioral Sciences, Rush University Medical Center
  • Ph.D., Clinical Health Psychology, University of Colorado Denver
  • MA, Clinical Health Psychology, University of Colorado Denver
  • BA, Brain, Behavior, and Cognitive Sciences, University of Michigan