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Cynthia Boyd


Cynthia Boyd, Ph.D. was a neuropsychologist and the Senior Scientific Director at the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center at Naval Medical Center San Diego for over a decade. Dr. Boyd provided in-service training at Naval Medical Center and has presented nationally on a variety of neuropsychological issues such as traumatic brain injury (TBI), posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and malingering of psychological symptoms and cognitive dysfunction. She is a subject matter expert on violence associated with TBI and PTSD. She has been actively involved in the legal/forensic arena, specifically regarding TBI and legal issues in returning troops. Since 2008, she has participated with the legal community to establish a Veteran's Court in San Diego.