Institute Overview

For more than 70 years, our renowned doctors, researchers, therapists, and educators have empowered children with disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and musculoskeletal system to unlock their potential and succeed in family, school, and community life.

An internationally recognized institution, Kennedy Krieger cares for more than 20,000 children and adolescents annually through a focus on patient care, research and training, special education and community programs. Specialty areas include behavioral, developmental, and rehabilitation programs for children and young adults.

With locations throughout the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan region, Kennedy Krieger is dedicated to providing the highest quality care to patients throughout the country and around the world.

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Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D., Named President and CEO of Kennedy Krieger Institute

We’re thrilled to welcome Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D., to the Kennedy Krieger family as our next President and CEO.

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