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Meet Dr. Clark Elliott

Meticulous Recount of his 10-year Struggle and Recovery from Brain Injury

Clark Elliott's book, The Ghost in My Brain: How a Concussion Stole My Life and How the New Science of Brain Plasticity Helped Me Get It Back, along with resources, professional opinions, and reader comments, can be found on his website:


Clark Elliott, PhD, has been a professor of artificial intelligence and cognitive science at DePaul University for over thirty years. He holds three teaching certificates for music, the B.M., M.M. (music), and M.S. (computer science) degrees, and a Ph.D. from Northwestern University's Institute for the Learning Sciences with an emphasis on computer simulations of human emotion. He lives with his wife, son and daughter in Evanston, Illinois. He has raised four other children, studies Tai Chi and music every day, and continues as a casual marathon runner.

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