About Sarah O'Dor, PhD

Sarah O’Dor obtained her doctorate in clinical psychology, child/adolescent focus, from Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, IL. She received formal training at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, New York University Child Study Center, and the University of Chicago Medical Center. She completed her internship in child psychology and two-year post-doctoral fellowship in child assessment and research at MGH/Harvard Medical School.


Dr. O’Dor specializes in the assessment of children, adolescents, and young adults with developmental, psychological, and medical diagnoses. She is currently the Director of Research at the Pediatric Neuropsychiatry & Immunology Program. Her research utilizes neuroimaging, randomized control trials, and neurocognitive assessments to better understand and treat neuropsychiatric disorders in children. She has authored and co-authored many peer-reviewed publications on topics related to neuroimaging and assessment of child and adult psychopathology.

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Pediatric Neuropsychiatry & Immunology Program

Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
Call Sarah O'Dor: 617-643-6688

Pediatric Neuropsychiatry and Immunology Program


  • PhD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Internship, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School