Lana Harder, Researcher/Healthcare Provider

Lana Lee Harder, PhD, ABPP completed her undergraduate education at Southern Methodist University and her doctorate and master’s degrees at the University of Texas at Austin. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and post-doctoral fellowship at Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine. She is a board-certified clinical neuropsychologist and was a founding member and is the current Co-Director of the Children’s Pediatric Demyelinating Diseases Clinic. Dr. Harder leads the Neuropsychology Service and Neuropsychology training program at Children’s Medical Center Dallas and holds dual faculty appointments as Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology at UT Southwestern. In her free time, Dr. Harder enjoys all things outdoors (hiking, fishing, scuba diving, etc.), volunteering, dancing, cooking, and spending time with her family, friends, and two schnauzers.