L. Jarrett Barnhill, MD is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. He is the Director of the Developmental Neuropharmacology Clinic within the Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Barnhill received his undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and his medical degree from the Bowman Gray School of Medicine - Wake Forest University. Dr. Barnhill has completed residencies in General Psychiatry, Child Psychiatry, and Neuropsychiatry. He is a Distinguished Fellow in the American Psychiatric Association and Fellow in the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Barnhill has served on the Executive Council of the NCPA for 3 years and is a past president of the NC Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He is a past President of the North Carolina Psychiatric Association. Dr. Barnhill currently serves on the Governor’s Committee on Children with Special Needs. His clinical interests include autism, mental retardation and other developmental disorders, traumatic brain injury, neuropsychiatry of mood and seizure disorders, Tourette’s Disorder and other movement disorders.