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  • Assistant Professor – Child Neurology
  • Dual appointment with the Carolina Institute of Developmental Disabilities

Clinical Interests

  • Autism spectrum disorders, intellectual disabilities, and neurodevelopmental disabilities

Research Interests

  • Healthcare transition for youth with intellectual and neurodevelopmental disabilities, health equity, and patient advocacy for young adults with disabilities


  • Board certified, General Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics, 2013
  • Board certified, Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, 2017

Education and Training

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD)
    Howard University, 2010
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology
    Appalachian State University, 2003
  • Bachelor of Arts, Physics
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2005
  • Masters of Public Health, Maternal and Child Health
    George Washington University, 2014
  • Pediatric Residency Program
    Tulane University School of Medicine, 2013
  • Child Neurology Residency Training Program
    University of Chicago, 2017


Diana Cejas, MD, MPH