Poorna Poorna Kushalnagar, Ph.D.
Board Member

Poorna Kushalnagar graduated from Gallaudet University and later received her M.A. in Clinical Psychology and Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from the University of Houston. Dr. Kushalnagar is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at Gallaudet University. She was born in India and raised in Tennessee. She has given numerous workshops nationally and internationally, including for the Deaf and KODA communities in India. Dr. Kushalnagar has published book chapters and journal articles on a variety of topics, including health communication and health-related outcomes in deaf and hard of hearing children and adults.