Kennedy Krieger’s physicians and researchers include leading experts in autism spectrum disorder (ASD), behavioral and psychiatric disorders.

Clinical trials offer one more avenue to pursue in their quest to provide the best treatment for patients.

Clinical Trials Unit Staff

Dr. Dejan B. Budimirovic

Director, Fragile X Clinic
Pediatric Psychiatrist, Kennedy Krieger Institute
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Principal Investigator, Clinical Trials Unit

Dr. Budimirovic received his medical training at the University of Belgrade School of Medicine in Serbia. After completing residencies in adult and child psychiatry at Harvard and New York University, Dr. Budimirovic was appointed assistant professor of psychiatry at Yale University School of Medicine. While at Yale, he cultivated a research interest in psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents. Dr. Budimirovic joined the medical staff of Kennedy Krieger in November of 2004. He is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in the subspecialty of child and adolescent psychiatry. Dr. Budimirovic is an active member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the American Psychiatric Association.

Dr. Bradley Grant

Dr. Grant is a Maryland native. He attended the University of Maryland, Baltimore County as a University Scholar and received his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Prior to joining the faculty at Kennedy Krieger, he completed both his general psychiatry and child psychiatry fellowship at the University of Virginia.

Dr. Bradley Grant is a child and adolescent psychiatrist at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and an instructor in the Department of Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Grant practices at the Center for Child and Family Traumatic Stress and Outpatient Psychiatry, where he treats children and adolescents with a range of psychiatric diagnoses such as post-traumatic stress disorder, ADHD, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, OCD, behavioral disorders and autism.

Additional Staff

Jennifer Bodensteiner, Manager, Medical Program Operations
Jessica Brown, Senior Research Coordinator
Catherine Eliades, Senior Research Coordinator
Naomi Franklin, Senior Research Coordinator
Valentina Mullaney, Research Administrative Service Coordinator

Phone: 443-923-3850