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Adams, Susan (Member)
Professor of Nursing; Director, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program

Ally, Brandon (Member)
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, Psychology, and Center for Integrative and Cognitive Neuroscience

Ashford, Linda (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine; Assistant Professor of Psychology, College of Arts and Science

Ashmead, Daniel (Member)
Professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences; Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Arts and Science

Avison, Malcolm (Member)
Professor of Radiology & Radiological Sciences, Neurology, and Pharmacology

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Bachorowski, Jo-Anne (Member)
Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Arts and Science

Barrett, Randy Smith (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

Baucum, Anthony (Member)
Research Instructor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Benbow, Camilla (Member)
Patricia and Rodes Hart Dean of Education and Human Development, Peabody College; Professor of Psychology, Peabody College; Co-Director, Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth

Bernet, William (Member)
Professor of Psychiatry, Emeritus

Bickman, Leonard (Member)
Professor of Psychology Emeritus

Bingham, Emelyne (Member)
Senior Lecturer in the Teaching of Music

Blackford, Jennifer (Member)
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Blake, Randolph (Member)
Centennial Professor of Psychology, College of Arts and Science; Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Bodfish, Jim (Member)
Professor of Hearing & Speech Sciences; Professor of Psychiatry

Brock, John (Member)
Monroe Carell Jr. Chair and Surgeon-In-Chief, Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt; Professor of Urologic Surgery; Professor of Pediatrics; Director, Division of Pediatric Urology

Brooks, Penelope (Member)
Professor of Psychology, Emerita, Peabody College

Bruehl, Stephen (Member)
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

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Camalier, Corrie (Member)
Assistant Research Professor, Surgical Sciences, Neurological Surgery

Capizzi, Andrea (Member)
Assistant Professor of the Practice, Department of Special Education

Cascio, Carissa (Member)
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Catron, Thomas (Member)
Associate Professor of Psychiatry; Associate Professor of Psychology, Peabody College; Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Caul, William (Member)
Professor of Psychology, Emeritus, College of Arts and Science

Cheetham, Thomas (Member)
Adjoint Assistant Professor of Developmental Disabilities

Clayton, Ellen Wright (Member)
Rosalind E. Franklin Professor of Genetics and Health Policy; Craig-Weaver Professor of Pediatrics; Professor of Law; Director, Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society

Cole, David (Member)
Patricia and Rodes Hart Professor of Psychology and Human Development; Chair, Department of Psychology and Human Development

Conn, Jeffrey (Member)
Lee E. Limbird Professor of Pharmacology; Director, Vanderbilt Program in Drug Discovery

Cooper, Michael (Member)
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Couch, Steven (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine; Assistant Medical Director for Pediatric Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital

Cowan, Ronald (Member)
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Radiology & Radiological Sciences; Director, Psychiatric Neuroimaging Program; Scientific Director, Vanderbilt Addiction Center

Crittendon, Julie (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Psychiatry

Crouch, Robert (Member)
Research Associate in Special Education; Liaison for School-Based Research, Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools

D

D'Apolito, Karen (Member)
Professor of Nursing, Director of Neonatology Program

Da Fonte, Alexandra (Member)
Assistant Professor of the Practice, Department of Special Education

Davis, Nicole (Member)
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences

Dickinson, David (Member)
Professor of Education, Department of Teaching and Learning

Dietrich, Mary (Member)
Research Associate Professor of Nursing, Psychiatry, and Biostatistics

Dokecki, Paul (Member)
Professor of Psychology Emeritus

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Ebner, Ford (Member)
Professor of Psychology, College of Arts and Science; Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

Edwards, Kathryn (Member)
Sarah H. Sell and Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair and Professor of Pediatrics; Director, Division of Pediatric Clinical Research; Director, Vanderbilt Vaccine Research Program

Epstein, Richard (Member)
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Vanderbilt University Center of Excellence for Children in State Custody

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Farran, Dale (Member)
Professor of Education; Professor of Psychology, Peabody College

Fox, Robert (Member)
Professor of Psychology, Emeritus, College of Arts and Science

Frontera, Walter (Member)
Professor and Chair of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Gallagher, Martin (Member)
Associate Professor of Neurology

Galli, Aurelio (Member)
Associate Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Gatto, Cheryl (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

Gifford, Rene (Member)
Assistant Professor of Hearing & Speech Sciences, Associate Director of Pediatric Audiology, Director of Cochlear Implant Program

Gilmer, Mary Jo (Member)
Professor of Nursing; Professor of Pediatrics

Goodwin, Amanda (Member)
Assistant Professor of Language, Literacy, and Culture, Department of Teaching and Learning, Peabody College

Gresch, Paul (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Pharmacology; Faculty Coordinator, Molecular Neuroanatomy Facility, Basic Neuroscience Services Core

Grueter, Brad (Member)
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

H

Haas, Kevin (Member)
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Hahn, Maureen (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology

Hamman, Jaco (Member)
Associate Professor of Religion, Psychology, and Culture; Director, Program in Theology and Practice, Vanderbilt Divinity School

Harrell, Frank (Member)
Professor of Biostatistics and Chair of the Department

Harris, Paul (Member)
Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics

Harris, Vicki (Member)
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychology and Human Development; Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Harrison, Fiona (Member)
Assistant Professor, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism

Hartmann, Katherine (Member)
Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Scientist Development
Deputy Director, Institute for Medicine and Public Health
Director, Women’s Health Research
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Medicine

Hatton, Deborah (Member)
Associate Professor of Special Education

Haywood, Carl (Member)
Professor of Psychology, Emeritus, Peabody College

Heckers, Stephan (Member)
William P. and Henry B. Test Professor of Psychiatry and Chair of the Department

Hedera, Peter (Member)
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Heflinger, Craig Anne (Member)
Associate Dean for Graduate Education, Peabody College; Professor of Human and Organizational Development

Hemmeter, Mary Louise (Member)
Professor of Special Education and Co-Faculty Director, Susan Gray School

Henderson, Lynnette (Member)
Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Research Recruitment Coordinator
Associate Director of Community Services, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Research Assistant Professor in Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine

Hernandez, Ciria (Member)
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology

Hodapp, Robert (Member)
Professor of Special Education; Director of Research, UCEDD

Hollon, Steven (Member)
Gertrude Conaway Professor of Psychology, College of Arts and Science; Professor of Psychiatry

Hood, Linda (Member)
Professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences

Hornsby, Benjamin (Member)
Assistant Professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences

Hundley, Rachel (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; Psychologist, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Learning Assessment Clinic

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Johnson, Raymond (Member)
Associate in Anesthesiology; Neurochemistry Core Manager, Neuroscience Core

Jordan, Lori (Member)
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Division of Pediatric Neurology

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Kaas, Jon (Member)
Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Chair in Psychology; Distinguished Centennial Professor of Psychology, College of Arts and Science; Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology; Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences

Kang, JingQiong (Member)
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Kearney, Jennifer (Member)
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Genetic Medicine

Kirshner, Howard (Member)
Professor of Neurology and Vice Chair of the Department; Director, Division of Stroke; Professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences; Professor of Psychiatry

Knapik, Ela (Member)
Associate Professor of Medicine; Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

Knight, Victoria (Member)
Assistant Professor of Special Education

Konradi, Christine (Member)
Professor of Pharmacology; Professor of Psychiatry

Korade, Zeljka (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

L

Lambert, Joseph (Member)
Assistant Professor in the Practice of Special Education

Ledford, Jennifer (Member)
Assistant Professor of Special Education

Lemons, Chris (Member)
Assistant Professor of Special Education

Lesane-Brown, Chase (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Psychology, Peabody College

Levitt, Pat (Member)
Adjunct Professor of Pharmacology

Li, Chun (Member)
Associate Professor of Biostatistics; Quantitative Services Specialist, Statistics & Methodology Core

Li, Jun (Member)
Associate Professor of Neurology-EMG Division

Link, Andrew (Member)
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology; Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Lloyd, Blair (Member)
Assistant Professor of Special Education

Loring, Whitney (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine; Program Coordinator, Families First

Lubinski, David (Member)
Professor of Psychology and Human Development, Peabody College; Co-Director, Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth

Lutenbacher, Melanie (Member)
Associate Professor of Nursing; Associate Professor of Pediatrics

M

Madduri, Nirupama (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine

Maitre, Nathalie (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology

Marois, Rene (Member)
Professor of Psychology and Radiology & Radiological Sciences

Martin, Peter (Member)
Professor of Psychiatry; Professor of Pharmacology; Director, Division of Addiction Psychiatry

Matthews, Robert (Member)
Research Associate Professor of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics; Advanced Microscopy Core Manager, Basic Neuroscience Services Core

McGregor, Tracy (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Genetic and Genomic Medicine; Director, Down Syndrome Clinic

McKanna, James (Member)
Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, Emeritus

McLaughlin, BethAnn (Member)
Assistant Professor of Neurology; Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

McMillan, Elise (Member)
Co-Director, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Director of Community Outreach, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center
Senior Associate, Department of Psychiatry

McPheeters, Melissa (Member)
Deputy Director, Women’s Health Research
Co-Director, Vanderbilt Evidence-Based Practice Center
Co-Director, Clinical and Translational Science Award Database Core
Co-Director, Public Health and Health Care Management
Research Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Research Assistant Professor of General Medicine and Public Health

Morgan, Thomas (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Morgan, Victoria (Member)
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences; Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Mulvaney, Shelagh (Member)
Assistant Professor of Nursing, Biomedical Informatics, and Pediatrics

Murry, Velma (Member)
Betts Chair of Education and Human Development; Professor of Human & Organizational Development

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Needham, Amy (Member)
Professor of Psychology and Human Development

Neely, Diana (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Neurology

Nettles, Arie (Member)
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine

Newhouse, Paul (Member)
Jim Turner Professor of Cognitive Disorders; Professor of Psychiatry, Pharmacology, and Medicine; Director, Vanderbilt Center for Cognitive Medicine

Newsom, Cassandra (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine; Director of Psychological Education, TRIAD; Director of Neuropsychology Assessment, The Fragile X Treatment Research Program

Niswender, Colleen (Member)
Research Associate Professor of Pharmacology; Director of Molecular Pharmacology, Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery

Noland, Julia (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Psychology and Human Development

O

Ohde, Ralph (Member)
Professorof Hearing and Speech Sciences Emeritus

Olatunji, Bunmi (Member)
Associate Professor of Psychology, College of Arts and Science; Associate Professor of Psychiatry

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Patel, Sachin (Member)
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

Pendergast, Julie (Member)
Instructor of Medicine

Peters, Sarika (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine

Pettepher, Cathleen (Member)
Professor of Cancer Biology; Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

Phillips, John (Member)
David T. Karzon Professor of Pediatrics; Director, Division of Pediatric Genetics; Professor of Biochemistry; Professor of Medicine; Professor of Pathology; Clinical Professor of Nursing

Pimenta, Aurea (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

Piston, David (Member)
Louise B. McGavock Chair and Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics; Professor of Physics; Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Director, W.M. Keck Free-Electron Laser Center

Porter, Ned (Member)
Stevenson Professor of Chemistry, Professor of Biochemistry

Price, Ronald (Member)
Godfrey Hounsfield Professor of Radiology and Radiolocial Sciences; Director, Division of Radiological Sciences; Professor of Physics

R

Ramachandran, Ramnarayan (Member)
Assistant Professor of Hearing & Speech Sciences

Rao, Uma (Member)
Director, Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Meharry Medical College; Professor of Psychiatry at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Reimschisel, Tyler (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology; Director, Division of Developmental Medicine; Director, Vanderbilt LEND; Associate Director, Pediatric Residency Program; Vice Chair for Education, Department of Pediatrics

Reschly, Daniel (Member)
Professor of Education; Professor of Psychology, Peabody College

Riddle, William (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences

Rieser, John (Member)
Professor of Psychology and Human Development

Rimrodt, Sheryl (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine; Faculty Clinic Director, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Learning Assessment Clinic

Rittle-Johnson, Bethany (Member)
Associate Professor of Psychology, Peabody College

Rosenbloom, Trent (Member)
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics; Assistant Professor of Medicine; Instructor in Clinical Nursing; Instructor in Pediatrics

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Sanders-Bush, Elaine (Member)
Professor of Pharmacology, Professor of Psychiatry, Emerita

Saylor, Megan (Member)
Associate Professor of Psychology and Human Development

Schuele, Melanie (Member)
Associate Professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences

Singleton, Charles (Member)
Professor of Biological Sciences and Chair of the Department

Sutcliffe, James (Member)
Associate Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics; Associate Professor of Psychiatry

T

Taylor, Warren (Member)
Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Tharpe, Anne Marie (Member)
Professor of Hearing and Speech Sciences and Chair of the Department; Professor of Otolaryngology; Associate Director, Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center

Tomarken, Andrew (Member)
Associate Professor of Psychology and Chair of the Department, College of Arts and Science; Associate Professor of Biostatistics; Quantitative Services Senior Faculty Specialist, Statistics and Methodology Core

Troseth, Georgene (Member)
Associate Professor of Psychology, Peabody College

Turner, Jay (Member)
Harvie Branscomb Chair and Professor of Sociology, Professor of Psychiatry

Tyler, Naomi (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Special Education

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Urbano, Richard (Member)
Research Professor of Pediatrics; Director of Evaluation, UCEDD; Developmental Epidemiology and Faculty Database Analyst, Participant Recruitment and Assessment Core

Urbano, Terri (Member)
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics Emerita

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Vick, Jennifer (Member)
Senior Associate in Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Medicine

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Wallston, Kenneth (Member)
Professor of Psychology in Nursing; Professor of Psychology, Peabody College; Professor of Psychology, College of Arts and Science

Wang, Lily (Member)
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics; Biostatistics Coordinator, Statistics and Methodology Core

Wehby, Joseph (Member)
Associate Professor of Special Education

Weiss, Bahr (Member)
Associate Professor of Psychology and Human Development

Wells, Sam (Member)
Research Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics; Advanced Microscopy Faculty Coordinator, Basic Neuroscience Services

Wolery, Ruth (Member)
Assistant Professor of the Practice of Special Education

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Yzquierdo, Zina (Member)
Research Assistant Professor of Special Education

Z

Zhang, Qi (Member)
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

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