Julie Scorah, PhD
Julie Scorah is a licensed neuropsychologist specializing in neurodevelopmental conditions, including Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).
She is the Associate Director of the Azrieli Centre for Autism Research (ACAR) Clinic, as well as a full research member. In 2019, she joined McGill University as an Assistant Professor (Professional) in the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. She was formerly an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Calgary (2008-2011).
Scorah received her Master’s degree and PhD in Psychology at the University of Waterloo, Ontario. She has 16 years of experience working in clinics specializing in the assessment and diagnosis of neurodevelopmental conditions in various tertiary centres including the McMaster Children’s Hospital, the Alberta Children’s Hospital, the Montreal Children’s Hospital, and The Neuro (Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital). She also has experience leading multi-disciplinary teams in home, school, and centre-based intervention for autism.
Scorah has clinical research experience in the design and implementation of clinical assessment protocols, project development, and as a clinical site leader in multi-site research protocols.