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Kristen Leadbetter, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Co-Director Undergraduate Medical Education Program


Kristen Leadbetter, MD, has joined the faculty as an assistant professor of pediatrics, specializing in neonatology. She is a member of SIU HealthCare and will see patients at St. John's Children's Hospital in Springfield.  Leadbetter completed a fellowship in neonatal-perinatal medicine at Washington University School of Medicine (2014) and a pediatrics residency at St. Louis Children's Hospital (2011) in St. Louis. She earned her bachelor's and medical degree through a combined BA/MD program at University of Missouri-Kansas City (2008).



Medical School: 
Doctorate of Medicine, University of Missouri-Kansas City 2001-2008
Pediatric Resident, Saint Louis Children's Hospital 2008-2011
Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine Fellow, Washington University School of Medicine 2011-2013
Printable CV: 
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