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  • David Elkin, PhD

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    Professor
    Executive Director, Center for the Advancement of Youth 
    Phone: (601) 984-5855
    Fax: (601) 984-5857

    Education

    • BA - Philosophy and history, Vanderbilt University, 1988
    • Mdiv - Reformed Theological Seminary, 1992
    • PhD - Clinical psychology, University of Memphis, 1998

    Background

    • Internship, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Pediatric Psychology, 1997-98
    • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Pediatric Psychology Hematology/Oncology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 1998-99
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC), 1999-2004
    • Associate Professor (with tenure), Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, UMMC, 2004-2010
    • Joint appointment, Department of Pediatrics, UMMC
    • Diplomate in Clinical Psychology, American Board of Professional Psychology, 2004
    • Professor (with tenure), Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, UMMC, 2010-present
    • Executive Director, Center for the Advancement of Youth, UMMC, 2014