Sheryl Rimrodt, MD

Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Vanderbilt Kennedy Center
PMB 40
230 Appleton Place
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: 615-936-0249
Email: [email protected]
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Last Updated: January 19, 2015

Sheryl Rimrodt

Project/Program/Clinic Contacts: Faculty Clinic Director, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Learning Assessment Clinic
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership


Sheryl Rimrodt is a pediatrician and specialist in neurodevelopmental disabilities. The goal of her work is to better understand the variability and range of reading comprehension difficulties experienced by children and adolescents. She and her colleagues use psychoeducational testing to study the cognitive processes involved in reading comprehension beyond the level of single word reading accuracy and neuroimaging to study the neural correlates (functional, structural, anatomical, and neurochemical) of typical versus poor reading comprehension in children and adolescents.