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
Contact Info:
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Office Phone:  (919) 681-0024
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Web Page:   http://duke.box.com/BonnerCV

Teaching (Fall 2018):

Education:

Pediatric Psychology Postdoctoral FellowshipDuke University Medical Center1996
Ph.D.Virginia Polytech Institute and State University1995
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. Tan, QK-G; Cope, H; Spillmann, RC; Stong, N; Jiang, Y-H; McDonald, MT; Rothman, JA; Butler, MW; Frush, DP; Lachman, RS; Lee, B; Bacino, CA; Bonner, MJ; McCall, CM; Pendse, AA; Walley, N; Undiagnosed Diseases Network, ; Shashi, V; Pena, LDM (2018). Further evidence for the involvement of EFL1 in a Shwachman-Diamond-like syndrome and expansion of the phenotypic features.. Cold Spring Harbor Molecular Case Studies, 4(5). [doi]  [abs]
  2. Anderson, LM; Leonard, S; Jonassaint, J; Lunyera, J; Bonner, M; Shah, N (2018). Mobile health intervention for youth with sickle cell disease: Impact on adherence, disease knowledge, and quality of life. Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 65(8), e27081-e27081. [doi]
  3. Allen, TM; Anderson, LM; Rothman, JA; Bonner, MJ (2017). [Formula: see text]Executive functioning and health-related quality of life in pediatric sickle cell disease.. Child Neuropsychology : a Journal on Normal and Abnormal Development in Childhood and Adolescence, 23(8), 889-906. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Schreiber, JE; Palmer, SL; Conklin, HM; Mabbott, DJ; Swain, MA; Bonner, MJ; Chapieski, ML; Huang, L; Zhang, H; Gajjar, A (2017). Posterior fossa syndrome and long-term neuropsychological outcomes among children treated for medulloblastoma on a multi-institutional, prospective study.. Neuro Oncology, 19(12), 1673-1682. [doi]  [abs]
  5. Gallentine, WB; Shinnar, S; Hesdorffer, DC; Epstein, L; Nordli, DR; Lewis, DV; Frank, LM; Seinfeld, S; Shinnar, RC; Cornett, K; Liu, B; Moshé, SL; Sun, S; FEBSTAT Investigator Team, (2017). Plasma cytokines associated with febrile status epilepticus in children: A potential biomarker for acute hippocampal injury.. Epilepsia, 58(6), 1102-1111. [doi]  [abs]

Lindsay Anderson (graduate student)