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Full-time Training Faculty

Kathryn Jeter, Ph.D.
Pediatrics

Kathryn Jeter, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

(405) 271-4407 ext. 44205

Kathryn-jeter@ouhsc.edu


She works primarily within the Section of Pediatric Diabetes & Endocrinology providing clinical services to youth with diabetes and/or endocrine disorders. Dr. Jeter also provides clinical services for two multidisciplinary sub-specialty clinics within Endocrinology where she sees youth with Turners Syndrome and Disorders/Differences in Sexual Development (DSD). Her clinical and research interests broadly focus on adherence, motivational interviewing, and the transition from pediatric to adult healthcare for youth with complex medical conditions.


Clinical/Research Interests:

  • Pediatric Psychology with Nephrology patients (1a) Patient and family adjustment to treatment of CKD/ESRD (1b) Transplant Psychology
  • Adherence in children and adolescents
  • Transition readiness from pediatric to adult nephrology care
  • Self-determination theory (5) Feedback-informed treatment