Scott J. Hunter, PhD

Expertise: Neurodevelopment, Autism and Rare & Orphan Disorders

Biography

Dr. Hunter is a Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, as well as Pediatrics, at the University of Chicago. He is also the University’s Director of Neuropsychology and Coordinator of its Child Psychology Training Program. Dr. Hunter is an expert in the neuropsychological and psychosocial aspects of many childhood-onset conditions, including learning disabilities, epilepsy, childhood cancers, hydrocephalus, neurofibromatosis and autism, and on the impact environmental and socioeconomic factors have on neuropsychological development.