Kent P. Hymel

Kent P. Hymel

Academic Appointments

Deputy Medical Editor, Child Abuse Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Director of the Pediatric Brain Injury Research Netowrk (PediBIRN)

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Professional Education


Medical School, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine (Springfield) - 1980


Fellowship, Child Abuse Pediatrics Childrens Hospital of Colorado-The University of Colorado - 1996


Residency, Pediatrics Wilford Hall U.S.A.F. Medical Center - 1983


Internship, Pediatrics Wilford Hall U.S.A.F. Medical Center - 1981

Academic Interests

  • Abusive head trauma
  • Clinical decision rules