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Keith L. Kleszynski, PhD
Internal Medicine

Keith L. Kleszynski, PhD

Assistant Professor of Research

Keith Kleszynski, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Research in the Section of Geriatric Medicine in the OUHSC Department of Medicine.  Keith is also the Associate Director of the Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative.  Keith holds a PhD in Cultural Anthropology from the University of Oklahoma and has 15 years of research experience including conducting research with older Oklahoman adults, American Indian tribes, undocumented Latino immigrants in the U.S., drug court enrollees, and former undocumented Latino immigrants who have returned to Mexico and Latin America.  His specialties and research interests involve qualitative research methodologies, population health disparities, geriatric health issues, aging issues, active living, identity, and migration.

Academic Section(s):



B.A., University of Portland
M.A., San Diego State University
PhD., University of Oklahoma


Clinical/Research Interests:

Population Health Disparities, Geriatric Health Issues, Aging Issues, Active Living