Meet the Team

Director, Outpatient Pediatric Neuropsychology Services

Christine L. Trask, PhD, ABPP, is a clinical pediatric neuropsychologist and director of outpatient pediatric neuropsychological services at Lifespan. She is a clinical assistant professor in the department of psychiatry and human behavior at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, where she received the Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award in 2012. Dr. Trask’s research interests include the impact on children and their families from medical conditions such as epilepsy, cancer, hydrocephalus, and sickle cell disease. She is an assistant chair to the Institutional Review Board (IRB) for research at Rhode Island Hospital.  She is also a member of the International Neuropsychological Society, the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, and the Behavioral Sciences Committee of the Children’s Oncology Group.  

Clinical Neuropsychologist

Brian Kavanaugh, PsyD, is a clinical neuropsychologist at Bradley Hospital with a specialization in pediatric neuropsychology and expertise in the neurocognitive aspects of childhood psychiatric disorders.