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

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 1
  • Research Interest

    • Immunomodulation of type 1 diabetes


    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Preliminary studies related to anti-interleukin-1ß therapy in children with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes.
    Sumpter KM, Adhikari S, Grishman EK, White PC Pediatric diabetes 2011 Apr

    Honors & Awards

    • Best Pediatric Specialists
      D Magazine (2015)
    • Participant, Leadership Emerging in Academic Departments (LEAD)
      UT Southwestern Medical Center, Office of Faculty Diversity and Development (2015)
    • 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

    • Pediatric Endocrine Society (2009)
    • The Endocrine Society (2008)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics