Conference program is comfirmed

Dr. Henry Roane

Upstate Medical University


Dr. Henry Roane received his Ph.D. in Psychology with an emphasis on applied behavior analysis from Louisiana State University. He completed a pre-doctoral internship at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Roane has held previous clinical and faculty positions at the Marcus Institute/Emory University School of Medicine and the Munroe-Meyer Institute/University of Nebraska Medical Center. At present, Dr. Roane is the Gregory S. Liptak MD Professor of Child Development in the Department of Pediatrics at Upstate Medical University. In this capacity, Dr. Roane serves as the chief of the Division of Development, Behavior and Genetics. He also serves as the Managing Director of the Kelberman Behavior and Feeding Program, which provides treatment services for children affected by challenging behavior disorders. Dr. Roane is a former Associate Editor for the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis and Behavior Analysis in Practice, and serves on the Editorial Boards of several journals in the field. Dr. Roane previously served on the Board of Directors for the Behavior Analysis Certification Board and presently served on the Board of Directors for the Society for the Experimental Analysis of Behavior. Dr. Roane has co-authored over 50 papers and multiple texts on the assessment and treatment of behavior disorders and has been the lead investigator on grants funded by National Institute of Health and the New York State Department of Health.