Michelle Braun Ph.D., ABPP-CN
Michelle Braun, Ph.D. ABPP-CN, is passionate about empowering individuals to boost brain health and reduce the risk of Alzheimer's with science-backed strategies, and has been featured on PBS, NPR, Fox Morning News, CBS, and iHeart Radio. Dr. Braun is a board-certified neuropsychologist specializing in memory and cognition, geriatric psychology, and motivational enhancement. She completed her internship at Yale University School of Medicine, and postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard Medical School/Boston VA after earning her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology and minor in Neuroscience from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Dr. Braun is an examiner for the American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology, member of the Scientific and Advisory Panel of the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Association, and previous board member of the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology and Wisconsin Psychological Association. Dr. Braun previously served as the Assistant Director of Inpatient Mental Health at the Boston VA and Instructor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Braun has over 20 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters, and hundreds of scientific presentations. She was honored to receive a Practitioner of the Year Award from the Alzheimer’s Association, and to be named to the “40 Under 40” class of 2013 by the Milwaukee Business Journal. Her debut book, High-Octane Brain: 5 Science-Based Steps to Sharpen Your Memory and Reduce Your Risk of Alzheimer's is an Amazon bestseller, and received a starred review from the Library Journal.