Nina Sand-Loud, MD

NH-ME LEND Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics


  • Fellowship, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, 2003
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 1999
  • Internship, Pediatrics, Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, PQ, Canada, 1997
  • MD, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, PQ, Canada, 1996

Professional Background

Nina Sand-Loud, MD is an Assistant Professor in the departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. Dr. Sand-Loud joined Dartmouth-Hitchcock in 2010 and specializes in autism, sleep disorders, Down syndrome, and developmental delay. She is currently working with a team to develop guidelines for "recovery friendly" pediatric practices as well as looking at neurodevelopmental outcomes in toddlers with a history of neonatal abstinence syndrome. Dr. Sand-Loud is board certified in general and developmental-behavioral pediatrics. 



The NH and ME Leadership in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Program (NH-ME LEND) is a collaboration among Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, the College of Health and Human Services at the University of New Hampshire, and the Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies/UCED at the University of Maine-Orono. The purpose of NH-ME LEND is to improve the health of children and youth with neurodevelopmental disabilities by preparing leaders to enter the field of maternal and child health.