Melanie J. Bonner, Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Professor of the Practice and Associate Professor of Surgery and Member of Duke Cancer Institute

Melanie J. Bonner
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Office Phone:  (919) 681-0024
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Web Page:   http://duke.box.com/BonnerCV

Teaching (Fall 2020):

Education:

Ph.D.Virginia Polytech Institute and State University1995
Pediatric Psychology Postdoctoral FellowshipDuke University Medical Center1996
M.S. in PsychologyVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State University1992
B.S. in PsychologyVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State University1989
Specialties:

Clinical Psychology
Research Interests:

My research program is focused on neurocognitive assessment and intervention in children with chronic illness. Current projects include: 1) cognitive rehabilitation interventions in children with cancer and with sickle cell disease; 2) understanding the impact of child chronic illness on caregivers 3)) evaluation of quality of life factors in children with chronic illness. Please see my Scholars@Duke profile for publications and other information

Curriculum Vitae
Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Wallace, K; Uchitel, J; Prange, L; Jasien, J; Bonner, M; D'Alli, R; Maslow, G; Mikati, MA (2020). Characterization of Severe and Extreme Behavioral Problems in Patients With Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood.. Pediatr Neurol, 111, 5-12. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Uchitel, J; Abdelnour, E; Boggs, A; Prange, L; Pratt, M; Bonner, M; Jasien, J; Dawson, G; Abrahamsen, T; Mikati, MA (2020). Social impairments in alternating hemiplegia of childhood.. Dev Med Child Neurol, 62(7), 820-826. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Kuerten, BG; Brotkin, S; Bonner, MJ; Ayuku, DO; Njuguna, F; Taylor, SM; Puffer, ES (2020). Psychosocial Burden of Childhood Sickle Cell Disease on Caregivers in Kenya.. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 45(5), 561-572. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Brotkin, SM; Maslow, GR; Bonner, MJ (2019). JPP Student Journal Club Commentary: The Relationship between Parent and Child Distress in Pediatric Cancer.. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 44(10), 1137-1139. [doi]
  5. Olivier, TW; Bass, JK; Ashford, JM; Beaulieu, R; Scott, SM; Schreiber, JE; Palmer, S; Mabbott, DJ; Swain, MA; Bonner, M; Boyle, R; Chapeiski, ML; Evankovich, KD; Armstrong, CL; Knight, SJ; Wu, S; Onar-Thomas, A; Gajjar, A; Conklin, HM (2019). Cognitive Implications of Ototoxicity in Pediatric Patients With Embryonal Brain Tumors.. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 37(18), 1566-1575. [doi]  [abs]

Lindsay Anderson (graduate student)