Ruth Perou, PhD

Child Development Studies Team Leader
Atlanta, GA
USA Email:

Disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have a PhD in Developmental Psychology and over 20 years of experience in public health working at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). I'm the Acting CDC Mental Health Coordinator. I was the Child Development Studies Team Leader at NCBDDD. Led the implementation of CDC's public health research agendas on ADHD & Tourette’s Syndrome. Project Director of Legacy for ChildrenTM, CDC's national program to promote optimal child development
Any relevant financial relationships? No

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