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Linda Brandenburg, Ed.D.
Kennedy Krieger Institute
3825 Greenspring Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21211
Phone: (443) 923-4571
Dr. Linda Brandenburg is currently the Assistant Vice President of School Autism Services for the Kennedy Krieger Institute. In addition she holds a faculty position as an assistant professor in the School of Education at Johns Hopkins University (JHU) where she has taught graduate classes and trains graduate students.
Dr. Brandenburg holds a master’s and a doctoral degree in Special Education from JHU. She has over 20 years of experience in the field of special education with expertise in autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Dr. Brandenburg served as a coordinator/facilitator on the Maryland State Department of Education’s Autism Task Force, which published Early Intervention Guidelines for young children with autism. She also serves on the state's Advisory Committee for the Autism Waiver. In addition to her work in Baltimore, Linda has provided training to staff overseas in the areas of functional behavioral assessments and instructional interventions for students with autism.
As assistant vice president of School Autism Services at Kennedy Krieger, Dr. Brandenburg is responsible for organizing the delivery of comprehensive high quality evidence-based practices for students with autism in the areas of curriculum, instruction, employee training in autism, behavioral interventions and best clinical practices, and insuring collaboration in admissions procedures across all Kennedy Krieger School programs. Prior to holding her current position, she has served as the educational director of the Schools' Life Skills and Education for students with Autism and other pervasive behavioral challenges (LEAP) Program. LEAP serves students with severe forms of ASD, ages 5-21 years old.