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Poorna Kushalnagar

Contact Information

Title: Associate Research Professor
Office: CAR-3270


Ph.D., Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience focus, University of Houston, 2007
M.A., Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology focus, University of Houston, 2005
B.A., Psychology, Gallaudet University, 1993

Scholarships and Awards


2015-2020: National Institute of Health R01 Grant, “PROMIS-Deaf: Inclusion of Deaf Patients in Outcomes Research”, Role: Principal Investigator

2015-2018: National Institute of Health R15 Grant, “Deaf Signers’ Experience with Seeking Health Information.” Role: Principal Investigator