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    Sandra Brown

    TitleClinical Professor
    SchoolUniversity of California, San Diego
    DepartmentPsychiatry
    Address9500 Gilman Drive #0708
    CA La Jolla 92093
    Phone858-966-8507
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      Biography

      Dr. Brown received her Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Windsor. She completed an internship in clinical neuropsychology at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and earned a diplomate in Psychology, with a specialty in clinical neuropsychology, in 1995. Dr. Brown joined the University of California San Diego in 1997. She is currently a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and adjunct faculty at San Diego State University. Dr. Brown is Co-Director of the Psychology Internship Training Program and a supervising psychologist in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Service as well as with Neuropsychological Associates.

      Research Interests

      Neuropsychological correlates of learning disabilities in children and adolescents. Clinical teaching and supervision of pre and post doctoral interns and fellows in Psychology.

      Clinical Focus

      Dr. Brown’s clinical, teaching and supervision is in the area of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry as well as clinical neuropsychology. She specializes in working with children and adolescents who have histories of severe psychopathology. Dr. Brown also conducts and supervises neuropsychological assessments of children and adolescents as well as adults. She is a member of the American Psychological Association, the International Neuropsychological Society and the American Board of Professional Psychology.


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      ABCD-USA Consortium: Coordinating Center
      NIH U24DA041147Sep 30, 2015 - May 31, 2020
      Role: Principal Investigator
      National Consortium on Alcohol and Neurodevelopment in Adolescence: Admin
      NIH/NIAAA U24AA021695Sep 5, 2012 - Jun 30, 2022
      Role: Principal Investigator
      National Consortium on Alcohol and NeuroDevelopment in Adolescence: Admin
      NIH/NIAAA U01AA021695Sep 5, 2012 - Jun 30, 2017
      Role: Principal Investigator
      Genetics of Adolescent Antisocial Drug Dependence
      NIH/NIDA R01DA021905Jul 1, 2008 - Dec 31, 2013
      Role: Principal Investigator
      Adolescent Neurocognitive Recovery Following Abstinence From Alcohol
      NIH R21AA017321Sep 30, 2007 - Aug 31, 2010
      Role: Principal Investigator
      Facilitating Adolescent Self-Change for Alcohol Problems
      NIH R01AA012171Sep 28, 1998 - Jun 30, 2016
      Role: Principal Investigator
      CHILD AND ADOLESCENT SERVICES RESEARCH CENTER (CASRC)
      NIH P50MH050313Sep 1, 1994 - Feb 28, 2006
      Role: Co-Investigator
      ADOLESCENT ALCOHOL TREATMENT OUTCOME--RECOVERY PATTERNS
      NIH R37AA007033Aug 1, 1986 - Mar 31, 2010
      Role: Principal Investigator
      ADOLESCENT ALCOHOL TREATMENT OUTCOME--RECOVERY PATTERNS
      NIH R01AA007033Aug 1, 1986 - Jul 31, 1999
      Role: Principal Investigator
      RELAPSE PREVENTION IN ADOLESCENT ALCOHOL TREATMENT
      NIH R23AA006519Feb 1, 1984 - Aug 31, 1986
      Role: Principal Investigator