Irene Chatoor, M.D., is the director of the Infant and Toddler Mental Health Program at Children’s National Health System. She is a world-renowned specialist in infant and toddler feeding disorders and a pioneer in the field of feeding disorders. Dr. Chatoor developed the classifications for different types and treatments of feeding disorders in children.
She received her M.D. from the Ruperto-Carola University in Heidelberg, Germany and completed residencies in pediatrics, psychiatry and a fellowship in child psychiatry at Children's National and the George Washington University Medical Center. She is board-certified in neurology-psychiatry, pediatrics and neurology-child psychiatry. Dr. Chatoor also serves as a professor of psychiatry and pediatrics at George Washington University.