Headshot photo of Kimberly Spiro, Ph.D.<span class="profile__pronouns"> (she/her)</span>

Kimberly Spiro, Ph.D. (she/her)

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, School of Medicine


Dr. Spiro specializes in caring for children with special healthcare needs who live in families experiencing high levels of social vulnerability. She has spent her career working with highly vulnerable children in both the medical and community mental health settings and feels passionate about issues related to health equity and social justice. She enjoys spending time doing anything outdoors with her husband, 4 children and adorable doodle, Penny.

Education and training

    • Ph.D., 2003, University of Oregon

Areas of interest

  • Children with complex or chronic health conditions
  • Health equity
  • Evidence-based treatments for at-risk youth
  • Parent training


Elsevier pure profile


  • {{ pub.journalAssociation.journal.name.text[0].value }}