University of Oregon

McKay Sohlberg

Brain Injury and Cognition
photo: McKay Sohlberg

McKay Moore Sohlberg has been a faculty member in the Communication Disorders and Sciences program at the University of Oregon since 1994. She is the proud director of the Communication Disorders and Sciences program and endowed as the HEDCO Clinic Professor. She earned her M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Washington after graduating from Standford University with a B.A. in Human Biology. She is known internationally for her pioneering work in the field of cognitive rehabilitation. Her clinical intervention work  focuses on the development and evaluation of interventions to address deficits in attention, memory and executive functions following acquired brain injury. She teaches HEDCO Clinic student interventionists in evidence-based cogntiive rehbailitation practices and co-directs the HEDCO Clinic Brain Injury and Concussion services. When not focusing on her administrative, teaching and research commitments, she can be found spending time with her family or exploring the running, hiking and cycling trails in the great Northwest.