A photo of Shari Wade.

Director of Research, Division of Rehabilitation Medicine

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics



Biography & Affiliation

Clinical Interests

Psychological impact of chronic medical conditions on children and their families

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Research Divisions


Blog Posts

Evidence-Based Guidelines Emerge for Concussion

Ortho, Sports Med and Rehab

Evidence-Based Guidelines Emerge for Concussion

Shari Wade, PhD7/1/2019


PhD: Clinical Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1988.

Fellowship: Clinical Psychology, Yale University, Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, Conn., 1987; Pediatric Psychology, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OH, 1989.


Does reasoning training improve fluid reasoning and academic achievement for children and adolescents? A systematic review. Guerin, JM; Wade, SL; Mano, QR. Trends in Neuroscience and Education. 2021; 23.

Impact of COVID-19 on adolescent and emerging adult brain tumor survivors and their parents. Fisher, AP; Patronick, J; Gerhardt, CA; Radonovich, K; Salloum, R; Wade, SL. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2021.

Parent- and Adolescent-reported Executive Functioning in the Context of Randomized Controlled Trials of Online Family Problem-Solving Therapy. Fisher, AP; Gies, LM; Narad, ME; Austin, CA; Yeates, KO; Taylor, HG; Zhang, N; Wade, SL. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. 2021; 1-7.

Pilot Executive Functioning Intervention in Epilepsy: Behavioral and Quality of Life Outcomes. Modi, AC; Mara, CA; Schmidt, M; Smith, AW; Turnier, L; Wade, SL. Journal of Pediatric Psychology. 2021; 46:363-374.

Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Val66Met and Behavioral Adjustment after Early Childhood Traumatic Brain Injury. Treble-Barna, A; Wade, SL; Pilipenko, V; Martin, LJ; Yeates, KO; Taylor, HG; Kurowski, BG. Journal of Neurotrauma. 2021.

Predicting Post-Concussion Symptom Recovery in Adolescents Using a Novel Artificial Intelligence. Fleck, DE; Ernest, N; Asch, R; Adler, CM; Cohen, K; Yuan, W; Kunkel, B; Krikorian, R; Wade, SL; Babcock, L. Journal of Neurotrauma. 2021; 38:830-836.

Caregiver and Child Behavioral Health Service Utilization Following Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury. Fisher, AP; Aguilar, JM; Zhang, N; Yeates, KO; Taylor, HG; Kurowski, BG; Narad, ME; Wade, SL. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology. 2021; 49:491-501.

A Mixed-Methods Analysis of Family Perceptions of Neuropsychological Evaluation and Resources for Pediatric Brain Tumor Survivors. Moscato, EL; Fisher, AP; Gies, LM; Smith-Paine, JM; Miley, AE; Beebe, DW; Quinton, TL; Pai, AL H; Salloum, R; Wade, SL. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology. 2021.

Return to School Following TBI: Educational Services Received 1 Year After Injury. Lundine, JP; Todis, B; Gau, JM; McCart, M; Wade, SL; Yeates, KO; Glang, A. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. 2021; 36:E89-E96.

Altered functional network connectivity and working memory dysfunction in adolescents with epilepsy. Vannest, J; Radhakrishnan, R; Gutierrez-Colina, AM; Wade, SL; Maloney, T; Combs, A; Turnier, L; Merder, S; Altaye, M; Tzipi-Horowitz-Kraus, ; et al. Brain Imaging and Behavior. 2021.