Updated on 2/22/2013 1:14:41 PM.
By: Elizabeth Turner
Evon Batey Lee, Ph.D., recently added another role to her work with the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center: Associate Director of the Vanderbilt LEND Training Program. In addition to this new leadership role, Lee already serves the VKC as Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Psychology, and Psychiatry, UCEDD Director of Training, and Psychological Assessment Coordinator of the Participant Recruitment and Assessment Core.
LEND (Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities) focuses on preparing health professionals to assume leadership roles and develop interdisciplinary team skills, advanced clinical skills, and research skills, in order to meet the complex needs of children with neurodevelopmental disabilities and related disabilities.
Lee will be working with LEND Director Tyler Reimschisel, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology, Director, Division of Developmental Medicine, and Associate Director, Pediatric Residency Program, as well as LEND faulty members and LEND intermediate and long-term trainees from colleges around Nashville, including Vanderbilt, Belmont University, Tennessee State University, and the University of Tennessee.
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