Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Noel Jacobs, PhD
He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics in the Section of General and Community Pediatrics and provides evaluation, intervention, and programming for children with solid organ disease and transplant. Dr. Jacobs supervises pediatric psychology services in the Oklahoma Transplant Center, Pediatric Specialties and GI/Liver clinics, and outpatient services in the Sooner Pediatrics clinic. Dr. Jacobs conducts research related to developmental issues in adherence and is interested in developing programming to improve care and adherence between adolescence and adulthood. Dr. Jacobs trains and supervises graduate practicum students, predoctoral interns and residents in these areas.
- Pediatric Psychology in chronic solid organ disease
- Transplant Psychology
- Adjustment to illness and mental regimen
- Adherence in children and adolescents
- Pediatric-to-adult care transition readiness support