Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
Glenn J. Fennelly, MD, MPH, Chairman
Janice Prontnicki, MD, Director
The Child Development program provides diagnostic, medical and therapeutic services to children with developmental and/or behavioral disturbances and children at risk for such disturbances. In cooperation with other clinicians within the University setting, services are coordinated to offer specialized interventions from a multidisciplinary perspective. Collaborating clinicians including pediatric subspecialists, mental health professionals, social workers, nutritionists, and therapists specializing in speech/language, audiology and rehabilitation. The Division also works closely with community agencies and local school districts and provides advocacy to families negotiating needed services and accommodations.