Children's Healthcare of Atlanta/Emory


David Marcus, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
Robyn Howarth, Ph.D., ABPP-CN

Co-Training 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: 404.785.2813 or 404.785.4647
FAX: 404.785.0978

For questions about the fellowship, please email: or

Program website:

Program will do interviews at INS in 2019: Yes

Policy regarding on-site interviews: Discouraged, but can be arranged before INS 2019

2019 Application Deadline: December 21, 2018
2019 Residency Start Date: September 1, 2019

Clinical Neuropsychology Residency Openings for 2019: 1
Clinical Neuropsychology Residency Positions: 2

Clinical Neuropsychologists: 12 Full-Time
With ABCN/ABPP: 6 Full-Time; 0 Part-Time; 1 Consultant

Pediatric Psychologists: 3

Offsite Neuropsychologists:

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, Spina Bifida, Racial and Ethnic Minorities
Moderate: Behavioral Neurology, Brain Tumor, (Anti-NMDA) Receptor Encephalitis, Disorders of Consciousness, Cerebrovascular Disorders, Liver Disease
Weak: Personality Disorders, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, and Severe Psychopathology


updated 10/05/2018