Veronica J. Hinton, PhD
Associate Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology
G. H. Sergievsky Center & Department of Neurology
G.H. Sergievsky Center, room 19-117
P & S Box 16
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
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Veronica J. Hinton is an Associate Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology in the G.H. Sergievsky Center and the Department of Neurology. She is a developmental neuropsychologist who specializes in working with children with developmental delays, learning disabilities, attention deficits and cognitive concerns related to various medical problems. Dr. Hinton is an active clinical researcher who has published on the neuropsychological profiles associated with a variety of pediatric disorders. Her primary research interests include examining the neurobehavioral profile associated with neuromuscular disease and disorders of known genetic etiology.
Dr. Hinton received her BS in Biology and Psychology at Columbia University. She attended graduate school at the City University of New York, and received a PhD in Psychology with a specialization in Neuropsychology in 1994. During her graduate training, she was awarded a fellowship at the Center for Developmental Neuroscience affiliated with the New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities. Dr. Hinton completed a clinical internship in neuropsychology at Hillside Hospital and the Long Island Jewish Hospital in Hillside, NY, and post-doctoral training in developmental psychobiology at Columbia University and the New York State Psychiatric Institute. She was appointed to the faculty of the Sergievsky Center and the Department of Neurology of Columbia University in 1996.