Yuri Shishido, PhD, ABPP-CN, is a board-certified Neuropsychologist at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Neurology at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Shishido received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Georgia State University. She then completed her internship at UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior and her postdoctoral fellowship at Kennedy Krieger Institute/Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Focus of Practice
Areas of Interest
- Role and measurement of executive function
- Other complex medical conditions
Research & Publications
Approached from a broad, integrative framework that includes neuropsychological, biological and contextual factors, and their interplay, Dr. Shishido's research focuses on examining the role and measurement of executive function in elucidating developmental trajectories of neurocognitive outcomes among the complex medical populations with comorbid neurodevelopmental conditions.