Kristine M Gibson, MD

Kristine M Gibson, MD portrait
  • Assistant Dean , Assistant Dean for Clinical Applications, Department of Medical Education
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  • Curriculum Vitae



Dr. Kristine Gibson, is the Assistant Dean for Clinical Applications. In this role, Gibson works in collaboration with the clerkship, discipline, and elective directors and provides oversight of clinical teaching in the MD degree program throughout the four year curriculum. She is the course director for Transition to Clinical Applications and Transition to Advanced Clinical Management and has special interest in Interprofessional Education. Dr. Gibson is also an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine and provides care from infancy through adolescence as part of the WMed Pediatrics Clinic. She also cares for children and adolescents with eating disorders at WMED and Bronson Children's Hospital. Prior to joining the medical school in January 2015, she served as a pediatrician with Pediatrics, PC in Portage, Michigan for sixteen years. She is Board Certified with the American Board of Pediatrics. She has a BA in Biomedical Sciences and Music (with Distinction) from the University of Michigan in 1991. She earned her MD from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1994. She completed her residency in Pediatrics at DeVos Children's Hospital in 1997. Dr. Gibson currently serves on the board of the Bronson Health Foundation, is past president of the Southwest Michigan Eating Disorders Association, and is an active member of the Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics. Her clinical interests include eating disorder treatment and prevention, mental health, and early childhood development.


  • Residency 1997, Pediatrics, DeVos Children's Hospital , Michigan State University
  • MD 1994, School of Medicine, Indiana University
  • Pre Med 1992, University of Michigan
  • BA 1991, Biomedical Sciences and Music (with Distinction), University of Michigan


  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)

In the Media


  • English, fluent.

Honors & Awards

  • Southwest Michigan Children’s Mental Health Coalition Award. Southwest Michigan Children’s Mental Health Coalition, 12/2014