Melissa Buttaro is a board-certified clinical neuropsychologist. She earned her B.A. in Psychology at Smith College and her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology (Neuropsychology concentration) at the University of Connecticut. She completed her predoctoral internship at the VA Connecticut Healthcare System, then came to Brown in 2007 for a postdoctoral fellowship in Clinical Neuropsychology at The Miriam Hospital (TMH). She became a Staff Neuropsychologist in the Department of Psychiatry at TMH in 2009.