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Kelly Janke, PhD, ABPP-CN

  • Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology (in Neurology) at CUMC
Kelly Janke, PhD, ABPP-CN

Kelly Janke, PhD is a board certified neuropsychologist and licensed psychologist. Dr. Janke obtained her doctoral degree in clinical psychology at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. She completed a child psychology internship with specialized neuropsychological training at the Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, and subsequently completed a lifespan neuropsychology fellowship at the Cushing Neuroscience Institute at North Shore LIJ. She is currently an assistant professor of neuropsychology at CUMC in the Divisions of Cognitive Neuroscience and Child Neurology.

Clinically, Dr. Janke sees patients with a variety of neurodevelopmental, acquired neurological, and medical conditions from birth through young adulthood. She conducts comprehensive evaluations to identify her patients' unique pattern of strength and weakness, clarify diagnostic status, and provide treatment recommendations to promote optimal cognitive and social functioning. Dr. Janke's research has focused on the cognitive and behavioral profile of children with genetic disorders, particularly Neurofibromatosis-1. More generally, her clinical research interests include examining the development of executive functioning and other neuropsychological skills in children with medical issues in early childhood.

Departmental Appointments

  • Department of Neurology
    Division of Child Neurology
    Division of Cognitive Neuroscience

Areas of Expertise

  • Neuropsychology
  • Neurodevelopmental Disabilities
  • Adolescent and Childhood Disorders
  • Child Development
  • Psycho Social Problems
  • Neurofibromatosis

Education & Training

  • PhD, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
  • Internship: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota
  • Fellowship: North Shore-LIJ Medical Center


  • ColumbiaDoctors West 86th Street

    21 West 86th Street
    New York, NY 10024
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (646) 426-3876
    (212) 342-4536
  • CUMC/Harkness Pavilion

    180 Fort Washington Avenue
    Floor: 5
    New York, NY 10032
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (646) 426-3876

Provider Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Insurance Programs

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  • AARP [Medicare Managed Care]
  • Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare Managed Care, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
  • Affinity [Access (Exchange), Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
  • Blue Shield [New Jersey]
  • Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Indemnity, Medicare (Mediblue), Medicare Managed Care, NYP Employee Plan, Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
  • Healthfirst [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
  • MagnaCare [MagnaCare]
  • Medicare [Traditional Medicare (NY)]
  • Multiplan [Multiplan]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Managed Care]
  • UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]
  • WellCare [Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

This provider sees pediatric patients

This provider accepts new patients