Kimberly Powell, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Pediatric Critical Care

    About me

    Dr. Kimberly Powell is an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine, specializing in the care of critically ill children in the hospital. She completed a fellowship in pediatric critical care medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO, and a pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, PA. She earned her medical degree at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine in Chicago, IL. Dr. Powell is board certified in both pediatrics and pediatric critical care medicine.



    Education & training

    Pediatric Critical Care Doctor
    Board Certifications
    Pediatric Critical Care
    Medical School
    University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Undergraduate Degree
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Pediatric Resident, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA - Pediatrics
    Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Fellow, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine


    • Greenberg CC, Meredith KN, Yan L, Brady MJ. Protein Targeting to Glycogen Overexpression Results in the Specific Enhancement of Glycogen Storage in 3T3-L1 Adipocytes. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2003; 278: 30835-30842.

    • Kim J, Temple KA, Jones SA, Meredith KN, Basko JL, Brady MJ. Differential Modulation of 3T3-L1 Adipogenesis Mediated by 11 beta-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase-1 Levels.  Journal of Biological Chemistry.  2007: 282: 11038-11046.

    • Hartman ME, Powell KN, Olsen M. The Comparative Epidemiology of Pediatric Severe Sepsis. Manuscript in progress.
    • “Precision and Accuracy of Comparative Epidemiology of Pediatric Severe Sepsis.” Poster Presentation, Pediatric Academic Society. April 24, 2015.
    • “The Comparative Epidemiology of Pediatric Severe Sepsis.” Invited Poster Presentation, Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Congress. February 20-24, 2016.


    • Caterpillar Inc./ Urban League TSTM Scholarship, 2000
    • Inducted into Sigma Xi, an honorary scientific society, 2004