Editor Name: Budimirovic Dejan
University: Johns Hopkins Medical Institution
Dr. Dejan Budimirovic (pronounced Day-ahn Boo-dee-meer-o-vich) is the co-director of the Fragile X Clinic at Kennedy Krieger Institute Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. He is also an attending child neuropsychiatrist at the Institute Clinical Research Center and an assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Budimirovic is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in adult, child, and adolescent psychiatry. Dejan earned his undergraduate degree from a pre-medical nursing program and his medical degree from Belgrade University, where he graduated magna cum laude. He completed residencies at Belgrade, Harvard, and New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Budimirovic was recruited by Stony Brook University to serve as an attending child psychiatrist and medical director of the Childrens Psychiatric Inpatient Unit at the Stony Brook University Hospital.