Massachusetts General Hospital, Herscot Center
Margaret B. Pulsifer

Margaret B. Pulsifer, PhD


Dr. Margaret Pulsifer is a neuropsychologist in the Psychology Assessment Center at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). She is also an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. She was on the faculty at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor for nearly ten years prior to joining MGH. She received formal training in neuropsychology and developmental disabilities at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and at the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland. She earned her PhD in psychology from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Dr. Pulsifer's research and clinical interests are in the neuropsychological and psychosocial functioning of individuals with epilepsy, tuberous sclerosis complex, and pediatric brain tumors.