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Internationally recognized for its work with children and adolescents with disorders and injuries of the brain and spinal cord, the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, serves more than 13,000 individuals each year through inpatient and outpatient clinics, home and community services, and school-based programs. Kennedy Krieger provides a wide range of services for children with developmental concerns mild to severe, and is home to a team of investigators who are contributing to the understanding of how disorders develop while pioneering earlier diagnosis and new interventions.

The Kennedy Krieger Institute staff are dedicated to providing excellent service to the families we serve and to our employees. We promote a respectful, responsible, and caring attitude toward all and acknowledge their uniqueness by demonstrating respect for their abilities, preferences, and ethnic and cultural diversity. We strive to meet every individual’s needs in a welcoming and supportive environment.

The Pediatric Feeding Disorders Program is a dynamic, interdisciplinary team that values innovation, commitment, and dedication to excellence. Currently, the program has the following openings:

Behavior Data Specialist: Work on an interdisciplinary unit as a behavior data therapist where you can learn how to collect/enter observational data, implement treatment plans, assist in caregiver training, and participate in research.


Kennedy Krieger offers all employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Comprehensive medical coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Dependent care coverage
  • Life insurance
  • 401K voluntary tax-deferred savings
  • Pension
  • Tuition reimbursement

For more information on our comprehensive benefits packages and to apply online today, please visit our Employment Opportunities page.


For a complete overview of our Feeding Disorder Program, please visit the Pediatric Feeding Disorders Program homepage.

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