Daniel Bagner, Ph.D.

Representative of Florida International University, appointed by the President
Program Services & Childhood Health Committee
Nominating Committee
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Dr. Daniel Bagner, director of the Early Childhood Behavior Lab and associate professor of psychology at Florida International University (FIU), joined The Children’s Trust board in January 2016 as the FIU representative appointed by university President Mark Rosenberg. A licensed and board-certified clinical child psychologist, Dr. Bagner studies interventions for at-risk and underserved infants and young children and their families, and has published more than 50 scientific papers on this topic. He has been the recipient of numerous grants from the National Institutes of Health that fund his clinical research program. Dr. Bagner serves as an editorial board member on several peer-reviewed journals and has served on grant review committees for the National Institutes of Health and the March of Dimes. He is also involved in several professional organizations, and serves as chair of the Research Task Force for PCIT International and as a board member of the Florida Association for Infant Mental Health. Dr. Bagner earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and philosophy from Washington University in St. Louis, and a master’s degree and doctorate in clinical psychology with an emphasis in clinical child and pediatric psychology from the University of Florida. He completed his pre-doctoral internship and postdoctoral fellowship at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

Term: Appointed by virtue of his position.