Alumni

The Clinical Science faculty are extremely proud of the careers and successes of our alumni. The following page provides a list of (1) alumni in leadership positions who graduated prior to 2006, and (2) all clinical science alumni within the past ten years by year of graduation and with their internship, postdoctoral, and current professional positions.

Clinical Alumni in Leadership Positions (graduated prior to 2006):

Abby C. King (1983): Professor, Stanford University and Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention. Former President of the Society for Behavioral Medicine (SBM)

Michael Stefanek (1984): Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, Augusta University

Anne W. Riley (1986): Professor, School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University

Greta Francis (1986): Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Human Behavior; Clinical Director, Lifespan School Solutions/Bradley Schools; Associate Director, Clinical Psychology Training Consortium, Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Janet Woodruff-Borden (1988): Professor and Director of Clinical Training, Department of Psychology, University of Louisville

Ross Greene (1989): Founder of the non-profit Lives in Balance; Originator of Collaborative & Productive Solutions (CPS) approach; Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech

Louis Hagopian (1991): Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Program Director, Neurobehavioral Unit, Department of Behavioral Psychology, Kennedy Krieger Institute; Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Kathleen Sikkema, Ph.D. (1991); Stephen Smith Professor and Chair, Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Mark Weist (1991): Professor and Director of Clinical Training, Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina

Janice Blalock, Ph.D. (1992): Associate Professor and Assistant Director, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center’s Tobacco Treatment Program, Department of Behavioral Science, Division of OVP, Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston TX

David Jaquess (1993): Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Emory University; Director of Training, Marcus Autism Center, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Cynthia A. Lease (1994): Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Lifespan Psychological Services, Blacksburg, VA

Denise Martz, Ph.D. (1994): Kulynych/ Cline Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Licensed Psychologist & Health Services Provider, Appalachian State University

Phillipe Cunningham (1995): Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Family Services Research Center, Medical University of South Carolina

Randy Burke (1998): Chief of Psychology Service, G. V. (Sonny) Montgomery Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of Mississippi Medical Center

Laura D. Seligman (1999): Professor, Department of Psychological Science, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Edinburg, TX

Deborah Tate (1999): Professor, Department of Health Behavior and Department of Nutrition; Director, Communication for Health Applications and Interventions (CHAI) Core, University of North Carolina Gillings Schools of Global Public Health

Liza Rovniak (1999): Associate Professor, Medicine and Public Health Services, Division of General Internal Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine

Devin Byrd (2000): Vice President For Academic Affairs, Saybrook University, Pasadena, CA  

Christianne Esposito-Smythers (2000): Associate Professor, Director of Clinical Training, Department of Psychology, George Mason University

David Janicke (2001): Professor, Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida.

Audra Langley (2001): Assistant Professor, UCLA Child OCD, Anxiety, and Tic Disorders Program, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior; Director of Training Trauma Services Adaptation Center for Resiliency, Hope, & Wellness in Schools

Todd Moore (2001): Professor, Department of Psychology; Associate Dean for Graduate Studies, University of Tennessee

Brian Shenal (2001): Associate Chief of Mental Health, Salem Veterans Administration Medical Center

Kelli J. England (2002): Professor of Pediatrics, Community Health and Research, Eastern Virginia Medical School.

Kristi Graves (2002): Associate Professor, Georgetown University and Lombardi Cancer Center; Member of Council and Chair of Special Interest Groups for Society for Behavioral Medicine (SBM)

Jessica A. Whiteley (2002): Associate Professor and Department Chair, Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston

Amie E. Grills (2003): Professor & Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs and Research, Boston University 

Lesley Lutes (2003): Professor and Director of Clinical Training, Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus

Heather Blier (2004): Founder, Owner and Supervising Psychologist, Dirigo Consulting, Portland, Maine

David Williams (2004): Associate Professor, Director of Public Health Program, Brown University

Thompson “Tom” Davis (2005): Professor and Director of the Psychological Services Center, Department of Psychology, Louisiana State University

Angela Fournier (2005): Professor, Dept of Psychology, Bemidji State University

Jeffrey Hickman (2005): Group Leader/Research Scientist, Behavioral Analysis and Applications, Center for Truck and Bus Safety, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Clinical Science Alumni (since 2006):

2006

Jaee Bodas
Internship: Devereux Institute of Clinical Training and Research

Postdoctoral Position: Child Development Laboratory, University of Maryland
Current Position: Clinical Psychologist, Virginia Treatment Center for Children

 

Kirsten Elizabeth Bradbury

Internship: Emory University School of Medicine Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Postdoctoral Position: Emory University School of Medicine and Injury-Free Coalition for Kids Atlanta

Current Positions: Director, Texas Psychology Continuing Education (at the University of Texas at Austin); Lecturer, Dept. of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin; Clinical Psychologist, Private Practice, Austin TX

 

Josephine Marie DeMarce

Internship: Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Current Position: Program Analyst and Master Trainer, CBT for Substance Use Disorders Training Program, VACO Mental Health Services, VISN 6 MIRECC

 

Douglas Wiegand

Internship: Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Postdoctoral Position: Center for Truck and Bus Safety, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Current Position: Behavioral Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

 

2007

Banu Cankaya

Internship: University of Rochester Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Rochester Center for Mind-Body Research, University of Rochester Medical Center

Current Position: Associate Professor, Mef University, Istanbul, Turkey

 

Jenifer Francisco Talley

Internship: Princeton House Behavioral Health

Postdoctoral Position: Princeton House Behavioral Health

Current Position: Assistant Director, The Center for Optimal Living, New York

 

Sara C. Haden

Internship: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida

Postdoctoral Position: Forensic Inpatient Psychiatry, New York University and Bellevue Hospital Center

Current Position: Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Long Island University

 

Laura M. Horsch

Internship: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida

Postdoctoral Position: Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Stanford University

Current Position: Psychologist, Partner, Co-Founder, and Director of Child Programs at Pacific Anxiety Group in Menlo Park, CA

  

Mark Jones

Internship: New Jersey VA Healthcare Network

Postdoctoral Position: Interprofessional Palliative Care, James J. Peters VA Medical Center

Current Position: Staff Psychologist, Home-Based Primary Care, Salem VA Medical Center

 

Nancy Robrina Walker

Internship: University of Mississippi Medical Center and G. V. (Sonny) Montgomery Veterans Affairs

Medical Center Consortium

Postdoctoral Position: Dallas Division of the North Texas Veterans Health Care System

Current Position: Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

  

2008

David E. Cox

Internship: Veterans Administration, Maryland Health Care System

Postdoctoral Position: Behavioral Neuropsychology, Shands Hospital at University of Florida and Malcolm Randall Veterans Administrations Hospital

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Florida Gulf Coast University; Clinical Neuropsychologist, Collier Neurologic Specialists and Naples Community Hospital

 

Dagmar K. Hannesdottir

Internship: Centre for Child Development and Behavior, Reykjavik, Iceland

Postdoctoral Position: Centre for Child Development and Behavior, Reykjavik

Current Position: Clinical Child Psychologist, Centre for Child Development and Behavior, Reykjavik

 

Philip K. Lehman

Internship: Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Current Position: Psychologist, PTSD/Substance Use Services; Clinical and Research Externship Coordinator,  Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center; Trainer and Consultant Department of Veterans Affairs MI/MET Training Program

 

Jennifer C. Wolff

Internship: Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Postdoctoral Position: Brown University School of Medicine and Rhode Island Hospital

Current Position: Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University; Associate Director of Program Development and Lead Psychologist, Bradley Hospital

  

Matthew S. Yoder

Internship: Medical University of South Carolina and Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Consortium

Postdoctoral Position: Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Current Position: Associate Professor & Director of Clinical Training, Clinical & School Psychology Program, University of Virginia

 

2009

Maria Whitmore Smith

Internship: Marcus Autism Center

Postdoctoral Position: Child Study Center, Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech

Current Position: Clinical Psychologist and Partner, Mountain View Psychology, Harrisonburg, VA

 

Thomas R. Cunningham

Internship: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Postdoctoral Position: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Current Position: Chief of Training, Research and Evaluation Branch of the Education and Information Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), Centers for Disease and Prevention

 

Ashley E. Steward

Internship: Duke University Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Clinical Health Psychologist, Institute for Applied Neuroscience, Asheville, NC

Current Position: Chief Science Officer, Neuromore Inc, New York NY; President/Owner of Human Performance Institute & Evolve Neurocience, Asheville NC and New York NY

  

Elise A. Drake

Internship: Department of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry in Charleston, WV

Postdoctoral Position: Hired upon graduation as a Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Behavioral

Medicine and Psychiatry at West Virginia University-Charleston Division

Current Position: Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry at West

Virginia University-Charleston Division; Senior Educator for Charleston Area Medical Center CAMC) Health Education and Research Institute; Clinical Psychologist for the CAMC Sleep Center

 

Leah V. Farrell-Carnahan

Internship: Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Behavioral Therapies Treatment Research and Development, Center for Addiction

Research, Education, Behavioral Health, and Technology, Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia Health System

Current Position: Clinical Psychologist, Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Mental Health and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Services Lines

  

Brian E. Lozano

Internship: Medical University of South Carolina and Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Consortium

Postdoctoral Position: Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Medical

University of South Carolina (MUSC) and Clinical Psychologist, PTSD Clinical Team, Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center

  

Felicity L. Sanders

Internship: Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Department of Behavioral Health, Womack Army Medical Center at Fort Bragg NC

Current Position: Clinical Psychologist, Harbin and Associates in Fayetteville NC

 

Robert P. Walters

Internship: Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Hired upon graduation as Neuropsychologist in the Polytrauma Psychiatric

Assessment Clinic at Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Current Position: Clinical Psychologist and Neuropsychologist, Polytrauma Psychiatric Assessment Clinic, Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center

  

2010

Matthew A. Jarrett

Internship: Children’s National Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Hired upon graduation as Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Alabama

Current Position: Associate Professor, Director of Clinical Training, Department of Psychology, University of Alabama

 

Elizabeth J. Johnson

Internship: Boston Consortium in Clinical Psychology, Medical Psychology Track, Boston University

Medical School and Harvard Medical School

Postdoctoral Position: Fellow, VA Medical Informatics, VA Boston Healthcare System

Current Position: Health Psychologist and Assistant Director for Clinical Services, Commonwealth Psychology Associates, Boston, MA

 

Anthony O. Wells

Internship: League of Therapists, Charlottesville VA

Postdoctoral Position: Resident in Psychology, League of Therapists, Charlottesville VA

Current Position: Psychologist in Private Practice and Instructor in Liberal Arts and Social Sciences at Virginia Western Community College, Roanoke, VA

 

2011

Natoshia R. Cunningham

Internship: University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: NIH F32 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA), Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Michigan State University 

  

Marshaun Glover

Internship: Virginia Treatment Center for Children

Postdoctoral Position: Child/Adolescent Services, Cambridge Health Alliance, Harvard Medical School

Current Position: Clinical Psychologist, Private Practice in Boston MA

 

Christopher S. Immel

Internship: Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System/University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Medicine

Postdoctoral Position: Clinical Health Psychology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Current Position: Program Director of the PTSD Clinical Team, Staff Psychologist, and Cognitive Processing Therapy Regional Trainer and Consultant; U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Instructor in the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver CO

  

Rachel M. Moore

Internship: Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics

Postdoctoral Position: Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

Current Position: Clinical Psychologist, Division of Developmental and Behavioral Sciences, Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

  

Ryoichi J. P. Noguchi

Internship: Thomas E. Cook Counseling Center, Virginia Tech

Postdoctoral Position: Thomas E. Cook Counseling Center

Current Position: Psychologist, Capital Institute for Cognitive Therapy (CICT), Washington, DC

 

Brenda J. Salley

Internship: Brown Medical School

Postdoctoral Position: Center for Child Health and Development, University of Kansas Medical Center

Current Position: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Kansas Medical Center

 

Jared Rowland

Internship: Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: W. G. Hefner Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Current Position: Managing Director, PDMH and PDMH-L studies, Mid-Atlantic MIRECC; Research Psychologist, Salisbury Veterans Affairs Medical Center; Assistant Professor, Neurobiology and Anatomy, Wake Forest School of Medicine

 

Akiho Tanaka

Internship: Counseling Center of University of South Florida

Postdoctoral Position: Hired upon graduation as Staff Psychologist at Georgia Southern University Counseling and Career Development Center

Current Position: Private Practice in Orlando Fl

 

2012

Kelly Dugan Burns

Internship: Geisinger Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: CARES Institute, Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine

Current Position: Private practice in Haddonfield NJ

 

Kirstin Elizabeth Canavera

Internship: Mailman Center for Child Development, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami

Postdoctoral Position: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Current Position: Assistant Member, Dept of Psychology, St, Jude Children’s Research Hospital

 

Joseph Carmona

Internship: Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Current Position: Brigade Psychologist, Vicenza, Italy

 

Emily Martin Cox

Internship: Boston Consortium in Clinical Psychology, Veterans Affairs Boston Health Care System

Postdoctoral Position: UT MD Anderson Cancer Center (MDACC), Department of Behavioral Science

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine

  

Matthew Cox

Internship: Research Associate, Department of Psychology, Arizona State University

Postdoctoral Positions: Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Energy Balance in Cancer Prevention and Survivorship, Behavioral Science, University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center; Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychology, Arizona State University

Current Position: Senior Professional Research Assistant, Adult and Child Consortium for Health Outcomes Research and Health Delivery, University of Colorado School of Medicine

 

Kathryn Schwartz Goel

Internship: Park Place Behavioral Health

Postdoctoral Position: Behavioral Health Manager at Waupaca County WI

Current Position: Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Alliance Medical Group, Plover WI

 

Mary Kate Law

Internship: Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System/University of Maryland School of Medicine

Postdoctoral Position: Department of Psychology, Wake Forest University

Current Position: Staff Psychologist, Western State Hospital, Staunton VA

 

Robert D. Rhodes

Internship: Malcom Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Department of Neurology, University of Florida

Current Position: Neuropsychologist, Charles George Veterans Affairs Medical Center

 

2013

Scott Robert Anderson

Internship: United States Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base

Postdoctoral Position: Geisinger Health System, Pediatric Psychology

 

Current Position: Staff Psychologist, Rochester Regional Health, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

 

 

Kristy Benoit Allen

Internship: Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh

Postdoctoral Position: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Dept of Psychology, University of Tennessee

   

Lauren Leigh Golden

Internship: Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System

Postdoctoral Position: Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Current Position: Virtual Telehealth Psychologist, Trauma Recovery Program, Columbia Veterans Affairs Health Care System

 

Kristen A. Frey Knepp

Internship: Cleveland State University Counseling Center

Postdoctoral Position: Best Practices in Schizophrenia Treatment (BeST) Center, Department of

Psychiatry, Northeast Ohio Medical University

Current Position: Clinical Health Psychologist, Weight Management Institute, Summa Health, Akron, Ohio.

 

Krystal M. Lewis

Internship: Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Postdoctoral Position: Research Fellow, Institute for Juvenile Research, University Illinois at Chicago

Current Position: Clinical Psychologist and Staff Scientist, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD

  

Michelle Anne Patriquin

Internship: University of Alabama at Birmingham

Postdoctoral Position: Baylor College of Medicine

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine,

Houston TX; Director, Research Operations, The Menninger Clinic Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX; ABPP specialty board certification in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

 

Cara E. Pugliese-Gallagher

Internship: School of Medicine, University of Colorado and JFK Partners

Postdoctoral Position: Clinical Developmental Neuroscience, Children’s Research Institute,

Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Division of Pediatric Neuropsychology, Children’s National Medical Center

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Children’s National Medical Center and George Washington University

 

Nuri Reyes

Internship: JFK Partners, Dept of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, Univ of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus

Postdoctoral Position: JFK Partners, Dept of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Dept of Pediatrics and Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus

 

Sheri L. Towe

Internship: Boston Consortium in Clinical Psychology

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine

 

Laura Catherine Wilson

Internship: Central Texas Veterans Health Care System

Postdoctoral Position: Hired upon graduation as Assistant Professor, University of Mary Washington

Current Position: Associate Professor, University of Mary Washington

  

2014

Clinton Samuel Comer

Internship: Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, Lackland AFB

Postdoctoral Position: Staff Psychologist, 78th Medical Group, Robins GA

Current Position: Director, Psychological and Forensic Services, Southern Virginia Mental Health Institute, Danville VA

 

Brian Cowart

Internship: Marcus Autism Center

Postdoctoral Position: Family Preservation Services, Roanoke VA

Current Position: CFS Forensic Services and Assessment Supervisor, New River Valley Community Services Board, Blacksburg VA

  

Maria Fraire

Internship: Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine

Postdoctoral Position: Child and Adolescent Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Institute, McLeanHospital and Harvard Medical School

Current Position: Program Director, Child and Adolescent Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Institute, McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School

  

Thorhildur Halldorsdottir

Internship: Virginia Treatment Center for Children

Postdoctoral Position: Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Psychiatry, Munich Germany

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Dept of Psychology, Reykjavik University, Iceland

 

Sarah Anne Kelleher

Internship: Duke University Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Fellow, Duke University Medical Center

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center

  

Nicole Lyn Kreiser

Internship: University of Colorado Denver and JFK Partners Developmental Disabilities

Postdoctoral Position: Clinical Child Psychology/Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Residency Program, Department of Neuropsychology, Kennedy Krieger Institute

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Eastern Virginia Medical School

 

Katrina Ostmeyer-Kountzman

Internship: Center for Child Health and Development, University of Kansas Medical Center and Integrated Behavioral Technologies, Basehor KS

Postdoctoral Position: Director, Community Research and Clinical Services, Integrated Behavioral Technologies, Basehor KS

Current Position: Private Practice, KS; Associate Executive Director, Integrated Behavioral Technologies, Basehor, KS

 

Amie Schry Newins

Internship: Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Veterans Affairs Mid-Atlantic Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center (MIRECC) and Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Central Florida

 

Nathaniel Van Kirk

Internship: Michael D. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Obsessive Compulsive Disorders Institute, McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School

Current Position: Coordinator of Inpatient Group Therapy at McLean Hospital; Coordinator of Clinical Assessment at the Obsessive Compulsive Disorders Institute; Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

   

2015

Kaushalendra Amatya

Internship: Children’s National Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Pediatric Medical Psychology Program, Johns Hopkins University

Current Position: Fellow, Pediatric Medical Psychology Program, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University

  

Neville Farley Galloway-Williams

Internship: Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System/University of Maryland, Baltimore School of

Medicine (VAMHCS/UMB)

Postdoctoral Position: Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System

Current Position: Clinical Psychologist, PsychCare Psychological Services; Adjunct Faculty, Applied Behavioral Science Department, University of Baltimore

 

Kenya King
Internship: Bay Pines Veterans Affairs Healthcare System

Postdoctoral Position: Kinsler and Associates, Tampa FL

Current Position: Instructor, Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, University of South Florida

 

Jill Lorenzi Howard

Internship: Marcus Autism Center

Postdoctoral Position: Duke Center for Autism and Brain Development, Duke University Medical Center

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Duke Center for Autism and Brain Development, Duke University Medical Center

  

Brenna Burns Maddox

Internship: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Postdoctoral Position: Center for Autism Research, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP); McMorris Autism Training Program, CHOP/University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Current Position: Research Fellow and Clinical Psychologist, Penn Center for Mental Health, University of Pennsylvania

 

Cheri Weeks

Internship: Pacific Clinics, a Community Mental Health Clinic, Pasadena, CA. 

Postdoctoral Position: HIV disparity research with Dr. Gail Wyatt, UCLA AIDS Institute, Los Angeles, CA.

Current Position: Senior Clinical Training Manager, Prevention Center of Excellence Division of Population Behavioral Health, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA

 

2016  

Kristin Austin

Internship: Kennedy Krieger Institute/Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Postdoctoral Position: Children's Learning Clinic, Department of Psychology, Florida State University

Current Position: Staff Psychologist, Community Clinics, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

 

Kelsey Banes

Internship: Missouri Health Science Psychology Consortium

Postdoctoral Position: Substance Use/Homeless Rehabilitation, Clinical Psychology Service, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare System

Current Position: Psychologist (substance use disorder specialist), Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare System

 

Claire Blevins

Internship: Alpert Medical School, Brown University

Postdoctoral Position: Hired upon graduation as Research Faculty

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University; Research Psychologist, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI

 

Katherine Donlon Ramsdell

Internship: Duke University Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Fellow, Community Clinic, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Current Position: Clinical Associate, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center

 

Tyler Hassenfeldt

Internship: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Postdoctoral Position: Fellow, Clinical Assessment and Diagnostics, Marcus Autism Center, Emory University School of Medicine

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Brain Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine; Clinical Psychologist, Duke Center for Autism and Brain Development, Durham, NC 

 

Philip Klineburger

Internship: University of Texas Health Services Center at Tyler

Postdoctoral Position: Colorado Neuropsychology Services, Boulder CO

Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Colorado Neuropsychology Services, Boulder CO

 

Jonathan Waldron

Internship: Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Integrated Care Psychology in HIV and Liver Disease, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Health Care System, and affiliation with The University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry

Current Position: Staff Psychologist, The Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Inc., Intensive Outpatient Program, San Rafael CA

 

Michael Wusik

Internship: Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System/University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Medicine (VAMHCS/UMB)

Postdoctoral Position: Hired upon graduation into clinical practice

Current Position: Psychological Associate, My Mental Health LLC and Maryland Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Center

 

2017

Caitlin Conner

Internship: University of Colorado School of Medicine

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Current Position: Research Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Andrew Smith

Internship: Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Utah

Current Position: Instructor, Tenure Track, Department of Psychiatry University of Utah School of Medicine and Health Psychologist, Behavioral Medicine, VA Salt Lake City Healthcare System

 

Amber Turner

Internship: OhioGuidestone

Postdoctoral Position: Clinical Child/Adolescent Postdoctoral Fellow, Center of Excellence, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine

Current Position: Assistant Professor of Psychology, School of Social & Behavioral Sciences, University of Arkansas at Monticello

 

2018

Vanessa Brown

Internship: Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

 

Roberto Guerra

Internship: Patton State Hospital

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Forensic Psychology, Patton State Hospital

 

Amanda Halliburton

Internship: Southwest Virginia Psychological Doctoral Internship Consortium - Stone Mountain Health Services

Postdoctoral Position: Hired upon graduation as an assistant professor

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Psychological Science, University of North Georgia

 

Rachel Miller-Slough

Internship: Duke University Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Dept of Psychology, East Tennessee State University

 

Lara Moody

Internship: Durham VA Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, Addiction Research Center, University of Michigan

 

Haley Gordon Murphy

Internship: Western Youth Services

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and TIES for Families, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

Current Position: Consulting Psychologist, Harbor Regional Center 

 

2019

Ransom Campbell

Internship: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center-OKC VA Consortium Internship in Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology Specialization Track

Postdoctoral Position: Fellow, Clinical Neuropsychology, Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Neurology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Department of Neurology

 

Marika Coffman

Internship: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Child Development Center

Postdoctoral Position: Cincinnati Children's Hospital

 

Rebecca Elias

Internship: Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Section of Psychology, Autism Track

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Scholar, Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)

 

Katherine McCurry

Internship: University of Mississipi Medical Center

 

Connor Sullivan

Internship: Department of Veteran Affairs, Cincinnati VA Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position: Cincinnati VA Medical Center

 

Deanna Swain

Internship: Children's Hospital of Colorado

Postdoctoral Position: Postdoctoral Associate of Psychology at Weill Cornell Medicine

 

Andrew Valdespino

Internship: Department of Veteran Affairs, Orlando VA Medical Center

Postdoctoral Position:  Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship at the VA Long Beach Healthcare System

 

Andrea Wieckowski

Internship: Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic Internship Training Program, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Current Position: Assistant Research Professor in the Early Detection and Intervention (EDI) research program, AJ Drexel Autism Institute