Dr. Dan Han, Psy.D., CELM, FANA, is the chief of the neuropsychology services clinical section at UK HealthCare and is an associate professor of neurology, neurosurgery, and physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine.
Han is a fellow of the American Neurological Association, past president of the International Society of Neurogastronomy, past president of the Lexington Board of Brain Injury Alliance, and the current chair of the Medical and Scientific Advisory Board for the Association of the U.S. Army–McMillan Chapter. He is also a nominee for the Blavatnik Award in Life Sciences from The New York Academy of Sciences and was a recipient of the Honor the Fallen Soldier Patriot Coin Medallion by the Association of the U.S. Army–McMillan Chapter.
Han was honored in two categories at the Abraham Flexner Excellence in Medical Education Awards and has received the Kentucky Psychological Association’s Jack Runyon Service Award, the 2019 Psychologist of the Year Award, and the International Society of Neurogastronomy’s Founder’s Award.
Han is a recipient of federal and state funding and foundation grants that have supported clinical trials involving studies of brain-behavior relationships, curriculum development and program development. His work in translational neuroscience has been featured in Newsweek, National Geographic, The Wall Street Journal, BBC, CBC, The Atlantic, Huffington Post, Business Insider, The New Scientist, STAT News, Brain World, Alive magazine, ASCO Post, and APA Monitor on Psychology.