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Susanne W. Duvall, Ph.D., ABPP-CN

  • Associate Professor of Institute on Development and Disability, School of Medicine
  • Assistant Director of the Clinical Psychology PhD Program, Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, School of Medicine
  • Pediatrics, Division of Hematology and Oncology, School of Medicine


Dr. Susanne Duvall works with children and young adults and specializes in neuropsychological assessment, which focuses on understanding how the developing brain works in daily life within a person’s medical and psychosocial context. 

Her research interests focus on:

  • Development of executive function
  • Outcomes in children born at very low weight or prematurely
  • Autism spectrum disorder
  • Cognition in children with brain tumors

Dr. Duvall is also very interested in cultural and individual differences that affect coping, functional outcome, diagnosis and treatment in those populations. 

Dr. Duvall is the Associate Director for OHSU’s Clinical Psychology PhD Program. She also supervises and teaches graduate students, psychology practicum students, psychology interns participating in the American Psychology Association-accredited internship, and postdoctoral psychology fellows.

She enjoys working with children and young adults with special health care needs and sees patients through OHSU’s autism program, pediatric brain tumor program and Child Development and Rehabilitation Center.

Education and training

    • B.S., 2004, University of Washington
    • M.S., 2008, University of New Mexico
    • Ph.D., 2012, University of New Mexico
  • Residency

    • Child and adolescent psychiatry and pediatric neuropsychology internship, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, 2011-2012
  • Fellowship

    • Pediatric neuropsychology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, 2012-2014
  • Certifications

    • Oregon Board of Psychology, 2014
    • American Board of Professional Psychology- Board Certified in Clinical Neuropsychology (ABPP-CN)

Memberships and associations:

  • Division 40, Society for Clinical Neuropsychology, American Psychological Association

Areas of interest

  • Neuropsychological outcomes, pediatric neuro-oncology, coping and family function in complex medical conditions, diversity and individual differences


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