Professor Suzanne Lyn Barker-Collo

PhD (Lakehead)

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Research | Current

My research interests lie in the areas of neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation.

Teaching | Current

I teach Clinical Neuropsychology, and Research and Professional Issues as part of the Clinical Training Programme.

Postgraduate supervision

Examples of student research topics in these areas conducted under my supervision include:

  • Rehabilitation of memory following brain injury
  • Long term outcomes of posterior fossa tumours in childhood
  • Information processing in multiple sclerosis
  • Poststroke cognition and mood.

I also maintain active research supervision for topics more general to clinical psychology such as:

  • Testing a model of violence prediction in the general population
  • Examining the impact of antenatal yoga on birth outcomes.

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Honorary staff member of the National Centre for Stroke, Applied neurosciences and Neurorehabilitation (NRC-SANN)

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Theadom, A., McDonald, S., Starkey, N., Barker-Collo, S., Jones, K. M., Ameratunga, S., ... Feigin, V. L. (2019). Social cognition four years after mild-TBI: An age-matched prospective longitudinal cohort study. Neuropsychology, 33 (4), 560-567. 10.1037/neu0000516
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Shanthi Ameratunga
  • GBD 2016 Neurology Collaborators (2019). Global, regional, and national burden of neurological disorders, 1990-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. The Lancet. Neurology, 18 (5), 459-480. 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30499-X
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/46890
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Khanh Tran
  • GBD 2016 Stroke Collaborators (2019). Global, regional, and national burden of stroke, 1990-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. The Lancet. Neurology, 18 (5), 439-458. 10.1016/S1474-4422(19)30034-1
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Khanh Tran
  • Jones, K. M., Prah, P., Starkey, N., Theadom, A., Barker-Collo, S., Ameratunga, S., ... Ao, B. T. (2019). Longitudinal patterns of behavior, cognition, and quality of life after mild traumatic brain injury in children: BIONIC study findings. BRAIN INJURY10.1080/02699052.2019.1606445
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Shanthi Ameratunga, Alan Barber
  • Naghavi, M. (2019). Global, regional, and national burden of suicide mortality 1990 to 2016: systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. BMJ-BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 36410.1136/bmj.l94
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/46556
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Khanh Tran
  • Barker-Collo, S., Theadom, A., Starkey, N. J., Kahan, M., Jones, K., & Feigin, V. (2019). Long-term factor structure of the Rivermead Post-Concussion Symptom Questionnaire in mild traumatic brain injury and normative sample. Brain injury, 33 (5), 618-622. 10.1080/02699052.2019.1570339
  • Krishnamurthi, R., Hale, L., Barker-Collo, S., Theadom, A., Bhattacharjee, R., George, A., ... Wilson, D. (2019). Mobile Technology for Primary Stroke Prevention: A Proof-of-Concept Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. STROKE, 50 (1), 196-198. 10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.023058
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Bruce Arroll
  • GBD 2016 Dementia Collaborators (2019). Global, regional, and national burden of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, 1990-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. The Lancet. Neurology, 18 (1), 88-106. 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30403-4

Contact details

Primary office location

SCIENCE CENTRE 302 - Bldg 302
Level 2, Room 267
23 SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand