Dejan B. Budimirovic, MD, earned his undergraduate degree from a pre-medical nursing program and his medical degree from Belgrade University, where he graduated magna cum laude. He then completed residencies at Belgrade, Harvard, and New York University School of Medicine, respectively. He is an attending child neuropsychiatrist, investigator, and the medical co-director of the FMR1 and Related Conditions Clinic at Kennedy Krieger Institute, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. Under his leadership, the Clinic has been critical in establishing the Institute’s Clinical Trials Unit. He is also an associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Dr. Budimirovic is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in adult, child, and adolescent psychiatry. He is an active member of the Fragile X Clinical and Research Consortium and its Clinical and Clinical Trials Committees, respectively.