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Sandra Friedman, MD, MPH

Associate Professor

Sandra L. Friedman, MD, MPH, MS.  MS Speech Pathology, University of Michigan. MD Northwestern University School of Medicine. MPH Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Friedman is Director of JFK Partners, being PI on the federally funded University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) and Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) Program. She is Section Head of Developmental Pediatrics at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and Children's Hospital Colorado. She also directs the federally funded Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics (DBP) Training Program and is program director of the ACGME-accredited DBP fellowship. She is site PI for the national multisite, DBP Research Network. She is Professor of Pediatrics and the William K. Frankenburg Professor in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics. She has been on the faculty in Colorado since September 2009. She is board certified in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities and Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics and has been involved in developmental assessments and management of children with a wide range of developmental problems and special health care needs. She has served on multiple local and national boards of directors, advisory and executive committees. Her major areas of scientific interest are children with special health care needs, intellectual disability end-of-life care, and autism spectrum disorder. As of July 2019, she became Co-PI on the Interagency Agreement for the Colorado Office of Employment First. Through the OEF, she will focus on assisting the team with outreach to medical professionals and parents.

Mailing Address:

Children's Hospital Colorado
Developmental Pediatrics
13123 E. 16th Ave., B140
Aurora, CO 80045

Phone: 720-777-6636
Fax: 720-777-7371