Lana Lee Harder, PhD, ABPP $$

Pediatric Neuropsychologist

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UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

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Education and Training

Kennedy Krieger Institute/Johns Hopkins Univ. SOM (2006), Psychology
Texas Childrens Hosp. / Baylor College of Medicine (2008), Pediatric Neuropsychology
Graduate School
University of Texas at Austin (2006)
University of Texas at Austin (2006)
Board Certification
American Board of Professional Psychology


Cognitive Disorders
Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Acute Flaccid Myelitis
Anti-MOG Associated Encephalomyelitis

  • Research Interests

    • Neuropsychological and Psychosocial Outcomes associated with Pediatric CNS Demyelinating Conditions (MS, TM, AFM, ADEM, Anti-MOG, NMO)
    • Tele-Neuropsychology
    • Pediatric Cancer
  • Publications

    • Greenberg, B.M., Krishnan, C., & Harder, L. (2019). New onset transverse myelitis diagnostic accuracy and patient experiences. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders, 30: 42-44.
    • Goodspeed, K., Harder, L., Hughes, S., Conger, D., Taravella, J., Gray, S., & Minassian, B. (2018). Optical coherence tomography features in brothers with aspartylglucosaminuria. Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology: DOI: 10.1002/acn3.672.
    • Harder, L., Bobholz, J., & MacAllister, W.S. (2018). Multiple Sclerosis. In Donders, J. & Hunter, S.J. (Eds.). Neuropsychological Conditions Across the Lifespan. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
    • Tan, A., Hague, C., Greenberg, B., & Harder, L. (2018). Neuropsychological Outcomes of Pediatric Demyelinating Diseases: A Review. Child Neuropsychology: DOI:10.1080/09297049.2017.1339785.
    • Holland, A., Hughes, C., Harder, L., Silver, C., Bowers, D., & Stavinoha, P. (2016). Effect of Motivation on Academic Fluency Performance in Survivors of Pediatric Medulloblastoma. Child Neuropsychology: DOI:10.1080/09297049.2015.1023272 .
  • Professional Activities

    • American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology, Board of Directors
    • Association of Postdoctoral Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology, Board of Directors
    • Transverse Myelitis Association, Board of Directors
    • Transverse Myelitis Association, Medical and Scientific Council
    • American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology