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Pediatrics - Psychology

Houston, Texas

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Pediatrics - Psychology
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Karen Dianne Evankovich, Ph.D.

Karen Dianne Evankovich, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology
Baylor College of Medicine

Contact Information
Karen Dianne Evankovich, Ph.D.
6701 Fannin CC-1250
Clinic Phone (appointment requests): 832-822-1071
Office Phone: 832-822-1750
Fax: 832-825-1717

B.A.: Stanford University, Stanford, CA

M.A.: University of Houston, Houston, TX

Ph.D.: University of Houston, Houston, TX

Internship: Yale Child Study Center, New Haven, CT

Fellowship: Yale Child Study Center, New Haven, CT

• Texas State Board of Examiner’s of Psychologists License, Issued September 1995
• Texas Children’s Hospital Psychology Service Website

Clinical Focus
• Pediatric neuropsychology
Texas Children's Hospital Neurology Service Website

Special Interests
• Pediatric neurological disorders, in particular epilepsy and demyelinating disorders, and developmental disorders

Selected Publications
• Chapieski L., Evankovich K., Hiscock M., & Collins R. (in press) Everyday memory and pediatric epilepsy. Epilepsy and Behavior. (in press)

• Palmer S.L., Hassall T., Evankovich K., Mabbott D.J., Bonner M., Deluca C., Cohen R., Fisher M.J. (2010). Neurocognitive outcome in 12 months following cerebellar mutism syndrome in pediatric patients with medulloblastoma. Neuro-Oncology, 12 1311-1317.

• Treadwell-Deering D, Evankovich K., Lotze, T. (2007) Case report: Purely psychiatric presentation of multiple sclerosis in an adolescent boy. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 46:9, 1213-1217.

• Chapieski, L., Brewer V., Evankovich K., Culhane-Shleburne K., Zelman K., & Alexander, A. (2005) Adaptive functioning in children with seizures: Impact of maternal anxiety about epilepsy. Epilepsy and Behavior, 7, 246-252.

Professional Organizations
• American Psychological Association
• International Neuropsychological Society
• Houston Neuropsychological Society
• Lonestar Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

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