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Veronica J. Hinton, PhD

Expertise in: 
Neuropsychology
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Credentials & Experience

Clinical Expertise

  • Neuropsychology
  • Clinical Neuropsychology

Specialties

Education & Training

  • City University of New York
  • Fellowship: New York State Psychiatric Institute

About Veronica Hinton

Veronica J. Hinton is an Associate Professor of Neuropsychology in the G.H. Sergievsky Center and the Department of Neurology. She is a developmental neuropsychologist who specializes in working with children with developmental delays, learning disabilities, attention deficits and cognitive concerns related to various medical problems. Dr. Hinton is an active clinical researcher who has published on the neuropsychological profiles associated with a variety of pediatric disorders. Her primary research interests include examining the neurobehavioral profile associated with neuromuscular disease and disorders of known genetic etiology.

Dr. Hinton received her BS in Biology and Psychology at Columbia University. She attended graduate school at the City University of New York, and received a PhD in Psychology with a specialization in Neuropsychology in 1994. During her graduate training, she was awarded a fellowship at the Center for Developmental Neuroscience affiliated with the New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities. Dr. Hinton completed a clinical internship in neuropsychology at Hillside Hospital and the Long Island Jewish Hospital in Hillside, NY, and post-doctoral training in developmental psychobiology at Columbia University and the New York State Psychiatric Institute. She was appointed to the faculty of the Sergievsky Center and the Department of Neurology of Columbia University in 1996.

Academic Titles

  • Associate Professor of Neuropsychology (in Neurology and in the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center) at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Languages

  • Spanish

Gender

  • Female

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare (Mediblue)
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

MagnaCare

Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

POMCO

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • POS
  • PPO

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Contact & Locations

1
622 West 168th Street
Suite PH 19-117
New York, New York 10032
Phone:
(212) 305-2512
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Research

Grants

MITOCHONDRIAL ENCEPHALOMYOPATHIES: APPROACHES TO TREATMENT (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2014 - May 31 2019

MITOCHONDRIAL ENCEPHALOMYOPATHIES AND MENTAL RETARDATION (Federal Gov)

Dec 1 1996 - Feb 29 2016

OPEN LABEL SAFETY AND TOLERABILITY STUDY OF AMANTADINE IN THE MYOTONIC DYSTROPHY TYPE 1 (DM1): EFFECTS ON THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM (CNS) MANIFESTATIONS OF ATTENTION, FATIGUE, AND SLEEP (Private)

Sep 1 2014 - Aug 31 2015

EXECUTIVE FUNCTIONS IN BOYS WITH DYSTROPHINOPATHIES (Private)

Aug 1 2012 - Jul 31 2015

REDUCING SLEEP DISPARITIES IN URBAN, MINORITY SCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN (Federal Gov)

Oct 1 2009 - Jul 31 2015

HALF-PINT HEART AND LUNG FAILURE - PEDIATRIC INSULIN TITRATION TRIAL (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2011 - Jun 30 2013

CLINICAL STUDY OF GIANT AXONAL NEUROPATHY (Private)

Feb 9 2012 - Apr 1 2013

DEVELOPMENT OF LANGUAGE SKILLS AMONG BOYS WITH DUCHENNE MUSC ULAR DYSTROPHY (Private)

Jul 1 2008 - Jun 30 2011

COGNITIVE GENETIC ASPECTS OF DUCHENNE MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY (Federal Gov)

May 1 1996 - Jun 30 2009