Kathryn Smith, Ph.D.
Kathryn Smith, Ph.D., is a Research Scientist at the Neuropsychiatric Research Institute. She received her B.A. in Psychology in 2008 from Macalester College, and her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology in 2014 from Kent State University. She completed her predoctoral internship in the eating disorders and self-injury track at Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital, after which she completed postdoctoral fellowships in the eating disorders program at Rogers Memorial Hospital (2014-2015) and at the Center for the Treatment for Eating Disorders at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota (2015-2016). She is interested in the assessment and treatment of eating disorders, including the use of ecological momentary assessment methods. Her primary interests include emotion regulation and co-occurring psychopathology in eating disorders and obesity.