Dr. Hundal is a Board Certified Clinical Neuropsychologist and Director of Neuropsychology at the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He holds joint appointments in the Departments of Neurosurgery and Neurology at the rank of Associate Professor. Dr. Hundal completed his doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Roosevelt University in Chicago, IL. He Completed his Neuropsychology Internship at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Residency/Fellowship at the JFK-Johnson Rehabilitation Institute’s Center for Head Injuries.
Dr. Hundal maintains a busy clinical practice at the Rutgers RWJ Medical School. Dr. Hundal’s patient care philosophy emphasizes a comprehensive integrative approach to diagnosis and management of brain-based disorders. Consequently, he works with local and regional partners to improve diagnostic accuracy as well as to devise tailored treatment plans determined to maximize neurocognitive recovery and improve patient and caregiver quality of life. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Hundal maintains an active interest in research and his recent work involves remote single point delivery of neurorehabilitation therapy through virtual reality environments. Dr. Hundal has either completed or active research projects involving computer based cognitive rehabilitation targeting traumatic brain injury, post stroke functioning, early stage Alzheimer’s Disease, cancer related cognitive impairment and multiple sclerosis. Dr. Hundal is also interested in healthy brain aging, particularly in the South Asian American community.
Beyond clinical and research, Dr. Hundal is involved in student education through his neuropsychology extern program, shadowing opportunities, invited student lectures and mentorship. Dr Hundal is also involved with national and international neuropsychological organizations. He currently serves as the Chair of the National Academy of Neuropsychology (NAN), Membership Committee. He is a former Member at Large of the Asian Neuropsychological Association (ANA) and currently serves on the ANA Advisory Board, Chairs the ANA Resource Committee, and is on the Membership Committee.