Kathryn Sumpter, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Pediatrics


Medical School UT Southwestern Medical Center (2003)
Residency UT Southwestern / Children's Medical Center (2006), Pediatrics
Fellowship UT Southwestern / Children's Medical Center (2009), Pediatric Endocrinology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 1

Research Interests

  • Immunomodulation of type 1 diabetes


  • Teaching Fellow of the Year Award
    UT Southwestern Medical School, Pediatrics Department (2007)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
    UT Southwestern Medical School (2003)
  • Iatros Award
    Selected by fellow graduates (2003)
  • Phi Lambda Upsilon, Rice University
    National Chemistry Honor Society (1997)
  • Rice Outstanding Woman

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • The Endocrine Society