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E. Mark Mahone, M.A., Ph.D.

Ernest Mark Mahone, M.A., Ph.D.

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Director, Department of Neuropsychology, Kennedy Krieger Institute

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Contact for Research Inquiries

Kennedy Krieger Institute
1750 East Fairmount Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21231 map
Phone: 443-923-4446
Fax: 443-923-4403

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  • Director, Department of Neuropsychology, Kennedy Krieger Institute
  • Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences



  • B.S., University of Maryland (College Park) (Maryland) (1983)
  • M.A., University of Maryland (College Park) (Maryland) (1985)
  • Ph.D., State University of New York (Albany) (New York) (1990)

Additional Training

Internship: National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, 1990, Clinical Psychology; Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1993, Clinical Neuropsychology

Research & Publications

Selected Publications

Horska, A., Nidecker, A., Intrapiromkul, J., Tannazi, F., Ardekani, S., Brant, L. J., Wharam, M., & Mahone, E. M. (2014). Diffusion tensor imaging of deep gray matter in children treated for brain malignancies. Child's Nervous System, 30, 631-638. DOI 10.1007/s00381-013-2315-1.

Mahone, E.M., Ryan, M., Ferenc, L., Morris-Berry, C., & Singer, H.S. (2014). Neuropsychological function in children with primary motor stereotypies. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 56, 1001-1008. doi:10.1111/dmcn.12480

Ewen, J. Ryan, M. Lakshaman, B., Moher, J., Egeth, H., Denckla, M.B., & Mahone, E.M. (2012). Multiple task interference is greater in children with ADHD. Developmental Neuropsychology, 27, 119-133. DOI: 10.1080/87565641.2011.632459.

Pritchard, A.E., Jacobson, L.A., Nigro, C., & Mahone, E.M. (2012). The role of neuropsychological assessment in the functional outcomes of children with ADHD. Neuropsychology Review, 22, 45-68. DOI 10.1007/s11065-011-9185-7.

Jacobson, L.A., Murphy-Bowman, S.C., Pritchard, A. E., Tart-Zelvin, A., Zabel, T.A., & Mahone, E.M. (2012). Factor structure of a sluggish cognitive tempo scale in clinically referred children. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 40, 1327-1337. DOI 10.1007/s10802-012-9643-6.

Mahone, E.M., & Schneider, H.E. (2012). Assessment of attention in preschoolers. Neuropsychology Review, 22, 361-383. DOI 10.1007/s11065-012-9217-y.

Jacobson, L.A., Ryan, M., Mostofsky, S.H., Denckla, M.B., & Mahone E. M. (2013). Performance lapses in children with ADHD contribute to poor reading fluency. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology. doi:10.1093/arclin/act048.

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