Current Environment:

Autism Spectrum Center Leadership

From left to right: Carol Weitzman, MD, Sarah Spence, MD, PhD, and Nancy Sullivan, PhD

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. 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. We also have a great family support team that helps you connect with resources in your community.

Physicians and Nurse Practitioners

Read more about Jennifer Aites, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine; Medical Director, Advocating Success for Kids Program

Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Lisa Albers Prock, MD, MPH

Associate Chief, Division of Developmental Medicine; Director, Developmental Medicine Center

Assistant Professor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about William Joseph Barbaresi, MD

Chief, Division of Developmental Medicine

T. Berry Brazelton Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Nicole Baumer, MD, MEd

Director, Down Syndrome Program; Assistant, Department of Neurology and Developmental Medicine Center

Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Ronald Becker, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Julie Bickel, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine

Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Eugenia Chan, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Roula Choueiri, MD

Neurodevelopmental Disabilities; Director, Early Childhood Community Outreach Program; Department of Neurology, Autism Spectrum Center

Faculty of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Alexander Cohen, MD, PhD

Assistant, Department of Neurology

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Emily Davidson, MD, MPH

Physician in Pediatrics, Care for Children with Medical Complexity

Assistant Professor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Peter Davis, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology

Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Diana Deister, MD

Assistant in Medicine, Division of General Pediatrics

Instructor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Michel N. Fayad, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Elizabeth Harstad, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Jung Kim, MD

Attending Psychiatrist, Outpatient Psychiatry Service

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Read more about April Levin, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about David Lieberman, MD, PhD

Assistant, Department of Neurology

Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Lara Morse, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology

Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Kerim Munir, MD, MPH, DSc

Attending Clinical Psychiatrist, Division of Developmental Medicine

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Demetra Pappas, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine

Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Peter Raffalli, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology; Director, Bullying And Cyberbullying Prevention Advocacy Collaborative (BACPAC)

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about 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

Read more about Marie Reilly, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine

Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Eugene J. Roe, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Sabrina Sargado, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine

Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Sarah Spence, MD, PhD

Assistant, Department of Neurology; Co-Director, Autism Spectrum Center

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Karen Spencer, MD, MS, MPH

Assistant, Department of Neurology

Instructor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Siddharth Srivastava, MD

Assistant, Department of Neurology

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about David K. Urion, MD, FAAN

Director of Education, Department of Neurology; Director of Behavioral Neurology Clinics and Programs, Department of Neurology

Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Laura Weissman, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Carol Weitzman, MD

Co-Director, Autism Spectrum Center; Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Carol Wilkinson, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Division of Developmental Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Robert Wolff, MD

Director, Neurology Ambulatory Network

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Leah Cohen, MSN, CPNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner; Clinical Coordinator, Division of Developmental Medicine

Read more about Katherine Cook, MSN, PPCNP-BC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Developmental Medicine Center

Read more about Sara Del Vecchio, MSN, FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Department of Neurology

Read more about Maria DeMeo, MSN, RN, C-PNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Department of Neurology

Read more about Regina Laine, MSN, PNP-BC, CNRN

SMA Program Nurse Coordinator and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Department of Neurology

Read more about Katelyn Laracy, MSN, PNP-BC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Department of Neurology

Read more about Jocelyn Pedrick, MSN, RN, CPNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Department of Neurology

Read more about Sherry Tsai, CPNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Division of Developmental Medicine

Psychologists

Read more about Alexis Bancroft, PhD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine

Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Katherine Driscoll, PhD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine

Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Susan Faja, PhD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Jason Fogler, PhD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Kate Linnea, PhD

Attending Clinical Neuropsychologist; Director of Psychology; Co-Director of Fellowship Training, Division of Developmental Medicine

Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Rachel Schmitt, PhD

Staff Psychologist, Department of Neurology

Instructor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Cara Soccorso, PsyD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine

Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Dasha Solomon, PsyD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine

Instructor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Nancy Sullivan, PhD

Attending Psychologist, Division of Developmental Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Assistant Professor of Psychology

Read more about Janice Ware, PhD

Director Emeritus, Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Program

Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School

Center for Communication Enhancement

Read more about Kara Corley, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement

Read more about Hope Dickinson, MS, CCC-SLP

Director, Speech-Language Pathology Program; Site Coordinator for Waltham and Brookline Place, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement

Read more about Suzanne Flynn, PhD, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement

Professor, Department of Linguistics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Read more about Maria Galassi, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist, Autism Language Program

Read more about Loren McMahon, OTD, OTR/L, ATP

Occupational Therapist II, Assistive Technology Professional, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement

Read more about Howard Shane, PhD

Director, Autism Language Program

Associate Professor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School

Read more about Leigh Anne White, MEd, MS, SLP-CCC

Speech-Language Pathologist, Autism Language Program

Read more about Christina Yu, CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathologist, Autism Language & Augmentative Communication Programs

Family Support Team

Read more about Kristin Coffey, MS, CCLS

Child Life Specialist, Autism Spectrum Center and Child Life Services

Read more about Tricia Cunningham

Patient and Family Educator, Autism Spectrum Center

Read more about Maria Dare, MSW, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker, Autism Spectrum Center

Read more about Emily Langello, MS, CCLS

Child Life Specialist, Autism Spectrum Center and Children's Hospital Primary Care Center (CHPCC

Read more about Theresa McCarthy, MS, CCLS

Child Life Specialist, Autism Spectrum Center

Read more about Amy Dougrey, MEd

Patient & Family Educator, Bullying and Cyberbullying Prevention and Advocacy Collaborative (BACPAC)

Read more about Matthew Snell, MSW, LICSW, LABA

Clinical Social Worker, Autism Spectrum Center