Scott Mackin, PhD - Contact Information

Mackin, Scott bw

Title: Assistant Adjunct Professor


Pennsylvania State University, PhD, Clinical Psychology

Postgraduate Training:

Medical University of South Carolina, Internship, Clinical Neuropsychology; University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Residency in Clinical Neuropsychology

Clinical Expertise:

cognitive assessment of dementia of the Alzheimer’s type, vascular dementia, focal stroke, late life depression, traumatic brain injury, adult and adolescent learning disorders, dyslexia, adult and adolescent attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Educational Expertise:

adult neuropsychology

Research Areas:

The assessment of cognitive functioning pre and post treatment; identifying cognitive phenotypes of psychiatric disorders; identifying neuropsychiatric symptoms of underlying neurodegenerative disease in older adults; evaluating the ipact of cognitive impairment and depression on functional status; training on the use and interpretation of cognitive screening tools

Campus Location: Parnassus

Publications on PubMed »

UCSF Depression Center


Leadership in research, education, psychiatric care and public service