Christina Di Bartolo

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Christina Di Bartolo

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Contact Info

1 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016


Research Summary

Ms. Di Bartolo is a research project coordinator for the Institute for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity and Behavior Disorders and the Institute for Pediatric Neuroscience. She also coordinates research studies for the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Studies (CAMS) Undergraduate minor at NYU. Her responsibilities include maintaining adherence to regulatory criteria, developing protocols, managing recruitment, evaluating potential participants, collecting data, executing study logistics, supervising research assistants, conducting preliminary data analyses, and preparing or drafting manuscripts with study investigators.

Among clinical populations, Ms. Di Bartolo studies the implementation of the Organizational Skills Training intervention in use with children of differing diagnostic statuses and in various settings. Her work in general populations pertains to the health and wellbeing of young adults, particularly in the area of sleep among college students.

In her clinical practice, Ms. Di Bartolo places an emphasis on providing evidence-based treatments. She promotes research literacy skills among parents, teachers, and other adults interested in promoting child mental health through the use of empirically tested interventions.

Research Interests

Ms. Di Bartolo's research interests focus on behavioral interventions designed to assist clinical and general populations.

Fitbit Flex: an unreliable device for longitudinal sleep measures in a non-clinical population
Baroni, Argelinda; Bruzzese, Jean-Marie; Di Bartolo, Christina A; Shatkin, Jess P. Fitbit Flex: an unreliable device for longitudinal sleep measures in a non-clinical population. Sleep & breathing = Schlaf & Atmung. 2016 May;20(2):853-854 (1794732)