Autism Spectrum Center | Meet Our Team

From left to right: Nancy Sullivan, PhD, Sarah Spence, MD, PhD and Carolyn Bridgemohan, MD.

In addition to the providers below, many of our specialists in psychiatry, gastroenterology, nutrition, genetics, sleep, epilepsy and occupational therapy have expertise in working with children with ASD. Our intake team will guide you to the first available appointment that best meets your needs and can also facilitate visits with our specialty providers. We also have a great family support team that helps you connect with resources in your community.

Physicians

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Jennifer Aites, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Lisa Albers Prock, MD, MPH

Lisa Albers Prock, MD, MPH

Associate Chief, Division of Developmental Medicine; Director, Developmental Medicine Center Assistant Professor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
William Barbaresi

William Joseph Barbaresi, MD

Chief, Division of Developmental Medicine; Wade Family Foundation Chair in Developmental Medicine Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Nicole Baumer, MD, MEd

Nicole Baumer, MD, MEd

Director, Down Syndrome Program; Assistant, Department of Neurology and Developmental Medicine Center Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Ronald Becker

Ronald Becker, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Julie Bickel, MD

Julie Bickel, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Eugenia Chan

Eugenia Chan, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Alexander Cohen, MD, PhD

Alexander Cohen, MD, PhD

Assistant, Department of Neurology Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Peter David, MD

Peter Davis, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Diana Deister, MD

Diana Deister, MD

Assistant in Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
Elizabeth Harstad

Elizabeth Harstad, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
April Levin, MD

April Levin, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
David Lieberman, MD, PhD

David Lieberman, MD, PhD

Assistant, Department of Neurology Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Kerim Munir

Kerim Munir, MD, MPH, DSc

Attending Clinical Psychiatrist, Division of Developmental Medicine Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Kaizad Munshi, MD, MPH

Kaizad Munshi, MD, MPH

Attending Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry Instructor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Demetra Pappas, MD, MPH

Demetra Pappas, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Peter Raffalli

Peter Raffalli, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology; Director, BACPAC Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Leonard A.  Rappaport

Leonard Rappaport, MD, MS

Chief Emeritus, Division of Developmental Medicine; Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine Mary Deming Scott Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Michael Robbins

Michael Robbins, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Eugene Roe, MD

Eugene J. Roe, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Sarah Spence, MD, PhD

Sarah Spence, MD, PhD

Assistant, Department of Neurology; Co-Director, Autism Spectrum Center Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Karen Spencer, MD

Karen Spencer, MD, MS, MPH

Assistant, Department of Neurology Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Siddharth Srivastava, MD

Siddharth Srivastava, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
David Urion MD

David K. Urion, MD, FAAN

Associate, Department of Neurology; Charles F. Barlow Chair in Neurology; Director, Education and Residency Training Programs in Clinical Neurology and Clinical Neurodevelopmental Disabilities; Director, Behavioral Neurology Clinics and Programs; Co-Chair, Ethics Advisory Committee Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Laura Weissman, MD

Laura Weissman, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Carol Wilkinson, MD, PhD

Carol Wilkinson, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Robert Wolff, MD

Robert Wolff, MD

Director, Neurology Ambulatory Network Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Psychiatrists and Psychologists

Alycia Berg

Alexis Bancroft, PhD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
Katherine Driscoll

Katherine Driscoll, PhD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine Instructor in Psychology, Harvard Medical School
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Kida Ejesi, PhD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
Susan Faja, PhD

Susan Faja, PhD

Research Associate Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
Jason Fogler , PhD

Jason Fogler, PhD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
Kate Linnea, PhD

Kate Linnea, PhD

Attending Clinical Neuropsychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
Rachel Schmitt, MD

Rachel Schmitt, PhD

Staff Psychologist, Department of Neurology Instructor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Cara Soccorso, PsyD

Cara Soccorso, PsyD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
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Dasha Solomon, PsyD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
Nancy Sullivan

Nancy Sullivan, PhD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Assistant Professor of Psychology
Janice Ware

Janice Ware, PhD

Director, Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Program; Director, Child & Parent Program; Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Nurses

Devon Carroll, APRN-BC

Devon Carroll, APRN-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Department of Psychiatry
Leah Cohen, MSN, CPNP

Leah Cohen, MSN, CPNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Division of Developmental Medicine
 Sara Del Vecchio, MSN, FNP

Sara Del Vecchio, MSN, FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Department of Neurology
 Katelyn Laracy, MSN, PNO-BC

Katelyn Laracy, MSN, PNP-BC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Department of Neurology
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Sherry Tsai, CPNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Division of Developmental Medicine

Center for Communication Enhancement/Autism Language Program

Kara Corley

Kara Corley, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement
Hope Dickinson

Hope Dickinson, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement
 Suzanne Flynn, PhD, CF-SLP

Suzanne Flynn, PhD, CF-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement Professor, Department of Linguistics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Loren McMahon, OTD, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist, Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement
Howard Shane, PhD

Howard Shane, PhD

Director, Autism Language Program; Director, Center for Communication Enhancement Associate Professor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School
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Leigh Ann White, MEd, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist, Center for Communication Enhancement
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Christina Yu

Speech-Language Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement

Family Support Team

Kristin Coffey, MS, CCLS

Kristin Coffey, MS, CCLS

Child Life Specialist, Autism Spectrum Center
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Kitty Petty, MEd, MA, LMHC

Resource Specialist, Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis And Related Disorders Program
Amy Raeder, MEd

Amy Raeder, MEd

Patient & Family Educator, Bullying and Cyberbullying Prevention and Advocacy Collaborative (BACPAC)
Matthew Snell, MSW, LICSW, BCBA

Matthew Snell, MSW, LICSW, LABA

Clinical Social Worker, Autism Spectrum Center
Katelin Timmons, CEIS

Katelin Timmons, CEIS

Patient and Family Educator, Autism Spectrum Center