Children's Healthcare of Atlanta/Emory

APPCN MEMBER SINCE 2005

Kathleen O'Toole, Ph.D., ABPP-CN and David Marcus, Ph.D., ABPP-CN 
Training Co-Directors of Neuropsychology
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University School of Medicine
Department of Neuropsychology, 1547 Clifton Road NE, Suite 200
Atlanta, Georgia 30322
Telephone: 404.785.2855
FAX: 404.785.0978
E-mail: david.marcus@choa.org

For questions about the fellowship, please email:  david.marcus@choa.org

Program website: https://www.choa.org/medical-professionals/fellowships-and-residencies/neuropsychology-fellowship

Program will do interviews at INS in 2017: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: Discouraged, but can be arranged before INS 2017 

2016 Application Deadline: December 21, 2016
2017 Residency Start Date: 09/01/2017

Clinical Neuropsychology Residency Openings for 2017: 1
Clinical Neuropsychology Residency Positions: 2

Clinical Neuropsychologists: 11 Full-Time
With ABCN/ABPP: 4 Full-Time; 0 Part-Time; 1 Consultant

Pediatric Psychologists:  2

Offsite Neuropsychologists:
With ABCN/ABPP:

Graduate Training of Residency Applicants:

Accepted: Clinical, Neuropsychology, School Psychology

Primary Emphasis: Pediatric

Emphasis of Training:

Strong: Neuropsychological Assessment, Neurosurgical Evaluations (Wada, fMRI & Cortical Mapping), Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation, Cardiac, Concussion Consultation, Applied Research
Moderate: Coma Recovery Assessment, School Consultation, Inpatient & Outpatient Neurological Disorders, Cognitive Remediation and Transition of Care

Availability of Patient Populations:

Strong: Epilepsy, Traumatic Brain Injury, Cardiac, Prematurity, Developmental Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Genetic, Racial and Ethnic Minorities
Moderate: Behavioral Neurology, Spina Bifida, Brain Tumor, Cerebrovascular Disorders, Liver Disease
Weak: Personality Disorders, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, and Severe Psychopathology

 

updated 11/27/2016