Matthew Kraybill

Dr. Kraybill earned his B.A. degree from Seattle Pacific University and subsequently worked as a Research Study Coordinator for the VA Puget Sound Health Care System and the University of Washington, Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center where he was involved in clinical and neuropathological research efforts related to the characterization of geriatric neurodegenerative diseases.

Dr. Kraybill earned his Ph.D. in clinical neuropsychology from the University of Utah where he was involved in teaching graduate and undergraduate courses, clinical training, and academic research. His research has focused on examining aspects of neurocognitive functioning as early markers for detecting premorbid changes in everyday functioning.

Dr. Kraybill completed an APA accredited clinical internship at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) Medical Center where he conducted multidimensional assessments (i.e., neuropsychological, intellectual, and personality) for patients with multiple sclerosis, traumatic brain injury, epilepsy, and other medical conditions. He was also involved in the organ transplant service (liver, kidney, lung, and heart transplants).

Following internship, Dr. Kraybill completed a 2-year, APA accredited postdoctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology at the San Francisco VA Medical Center and the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). In this position he was involved in the Neuropsychological Assessment Program, Memory Disorders Clinic, Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic, Epilepsy Center, Movement Disorders Clinic, and Pain Clinic.

Prior to joining Ross University, Dr. Kraybill held a clinical faculty position at the University of Vermont Medical Center where he was responsible for inpatient and outpatient neuropsychological assessments, as well as brief psychotherapy interventions, and treatment planning with an interdisciplinary rehabilitation team. He has specialized in the evaluation and treatment of adults with traumatic brain injury, dementia, stroke, and epilepsy.

Dr. Kraybill has served on a number of university, national, and international committees. He is a current or past member of several professional organizations including the International Neuropsychological Society, National Academy of Neuropsychology, and the American Psychological Association.

Dr. Kraybill teaches in the Fundamental I and II, Nervous & Psychiatric I and II, and Digestive II modules (Semesters 1, 2, 3, and 4).