About Dr. Rosemarie Moser…
Rosemarie Scolaro Moser, Ph.D., ABN, ABPP-RP
Licensed Psychologist N.J. #SI 02148
Director, Licensed Psychologist N.J. # SI 02148
Dr. Moser is the Director of the RSM Psychology Center and the Sports Concussion Center of New Jersey. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with Honors and Magna Cum Laude, and her Ph.D. in Professional Psychology, from the University of Pennsylvania, where she was named the Pi Lambda Theta Outstanding Doctoral Student of the Year. She is a board-certified neuropsychologist and rehabilitation psychologist and a state certified school psychologist. She is also certified by the APA College of Professional Psychology in Alcohol and Substance Use Disorders.
Dr. Moser’s publications have covered the topics of learning and memory disorders, concussion, brain injury, Alzheimer’s Disease, post-traumatic stress, psychotherapy, personality, violence, parenting techniques, alcohol/substance abuse, medical illnesses, and practice ethics. Her research has been published in scientific journals such as American Journal of Sports Medicine, Applied Neuropsychology, Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, British Journal of Sports Medicine, Developmental Neuropsychology, JAMA: Pediatrics, Journal of Athletic Training, Journal of Pediatrics, Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, Neurosurgery, and The Clinical Neuropsychologist.
Dr. Moser has served as a scientific expert and co-author for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC- P) Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Workgroup Guidelines, and as a subject matter expert and systematic review co-author for the 2017 International Consensus Conference in Sport (CIS)-Berlin and for the upcoming 2021 CIS-Paris guidelines. She is internationally recognized for her work in sports concussion and is the author of the highly acclaimed Ahead of the Game: The Parents’ Guide to Youth Sports Concussion (Dartmouth College Press). She has been named the official concussion doctor for many professional teams including the ECHL Trenton Titans Ice Hockey, the Philadelphia Soul Arena Football, the Trenton Steel Arena Football, and the Jersey Flight Arena Football.
Dr. Moser is the current President-Elect of the Sports Neuropsychology Society, Past President of the New Jersey Psychological Association and the New Jersey Neuropsychological Society, and Past Treasurer of the National Academy of Neuropsychology. She has been awarded the American Psychological Association Presidential Award for Advocacy in Psychology (Karl Heiser Award), the Sports Neuropsychology Society Distinguished Career Award, and the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey Jill Shulman Community Pillar Award. She is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, the National Academy of Neuropsychology, and the Sports Neuropsychology Society and is an adjunct professor of clinical psychology at the Widener University.
Dr. Moser was a key planner and coordinator of the International Conference on Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury and helped create and present the conference report findings to the U.S. Congress. She has advocated tirelessly for increased funding in the areas of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) awareness and education. Dr. Moser was one of four key investigators for a $6.4 million U.S. Department of Defense grant to discover a new treatment for patients with Severe Disorders of Consciousness and Coma.
Dr. Moser is featured in popular national media such as Wall Street Journal, USA Hockey Magazine, Good Housekeeping, Reuters, Philadelphia Inquirer, Washington Times, and the Chicago Tribune. She has appeared on numerous TV and radio programs, as well as in the PBS full length documentary feature MomsTeam TV documentary, The Smartest Team.