Lu, Lei, PhD
Assistant Professor



Mailing Address:
301 University Blvd, Route 0539
Galveston, TX 77555-0539

Office: 9.128 John Sealy Annex
Phone: 832.632.7999
Fax: 832.632.7866

Education and Post Graduate Training
  • Graduate School: Brigham Young University (1997-2002)
  • Internship in rehabilitation psychology and neuropsychology: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York (2001-2002)
  • Fellowship in clinical and research neuropsychology: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland (2002-2004) 
National Registration
  • National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology
  • Neuropsychology
Clinical Interests
  • Dementias (e.g., AD, LBD, FTD, VaD)
  • Epilepsy
  • Traumatic brain injury
Research Interests
  • Early detection of cognitive-behavioral signs of neurodegenerative brain disease
  • Test development 
Selected Publications
  • Lu, L. & Bigler, E. D. (2002). Normative data on the Trail Making Test for neurologically-normal Chinese-speaking adults. Applied Neuropsychology, 9(4), 243-246.
  • Lu, L. & Bigler, E. D. (2001). Performance on original and Chinese version of Trail Making Test Part B: A normative bilingual sample. Applied Neuropsychology, 7(4), 219-225.
Honors and Awards
  • Chancellor's Third-World Scholarship (1992), University of Alaska
  • Employee of the Month, Behavioral Health Services, Alaska Native Medical Center/Southcentral Foundation, Anchorage, AK, 2006
Professional Affiliations
  • National Academy of Neuropsychology
  • International Neuropsychological Society