Desirée White

​Professor of Psychological & Brain Sciences
PhD, Washington University in St. Louis
MA, Washington University in St. Louis
BS, University of North Carolina, Charlotte

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1125
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

​The research of Professor White's Developmental Neuropsychology Laboratory focuses on cognitive development in children with disorders affecting frontal brain regions and associated white matter tracts. A population of particular interest is children with sickle cell disease, which is an underserved and understudied group at high risk for stroke.

For more information, visit Desirée White's department profile.