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Richard Stevenson, MD

Title:
Preferred Name: Rich
University Affiliation: University of Virginia (UVA)
Hospital Affiliation: UVA Children’s Hospital
City, State: Charlottesville, VA
Email: rds8z@virginia.edu
Phone: 434-981-4398
Research Interest: Cerebral palsy outcomes, nutrition and growth, intensive therapy, comparative effectiveness
Network Role: Alternate Site Investigator
Brief Bio:

Rich Stevenson is the head of the Division of Developmental Disabilities at the University of Virginia. He is interested in the care and management of children with CP overall and he is active in clinical care, education, and research. His research interests include nutrition and growth, constraint induced movement therapy and other types of intensive therapy, early identification, and comparative effectiveness. He is currently co-editing a book on the Care and Management of Children with CP. He is also the Chair of the Institutional Review Board for Health Sciences research at UVA.