Kimberli McCallum

Associate Professor of Psychiatry (Child)

Additional Titles & Roles


  • Eating Disorders Rotation Director

Education & Training


  • MD: Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1986

Major Awards


  • Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice and Training, National Eating Disorders Association, 2015
  • Founders Award, Missouri Eating Disorders Association, 2013

Areas of Clinical Interest


Eating Disorders, Pyschotherapy and Obesity

Research Interests


Eating Disorders and Obesity

Key Publications


  • Chapter in Treatment of Eating Disorders: Bridging the Gap between Research and Practice. “The Case for Integrating Mindfulness in the Treatment of Eating Disorders”
  • McCallum, K., Bermudez, O., Tyson, E., and Portilla, M., Ferman, B.: How should the Clinician Evaluate and Manage the Cardiovascular Complications of Anorexia Nervosa. “Eating Disorders” 2006; 14(1): 73-80.
  • McCallum, K., Bruton, J: Eating Disorders: The Continuum of Care. Primary Psychiatry, June 2003
  • McCallum K., Lock, J., Kulla, M., Rorty, M., Wetzel R.: Dissociative Symptoms and Disorders in Patients with Eating Disorders. Dissociation, January, 1993
  • Svarakic, D., McCallum, K.: Treatment of Severe Personality Disorders. In Das Varias Faces da Personalidade. (ed) D.C. Valladares Neto, 1991; 369-422, Libru Editora Ltda, Belo Horizante, MG (in portuguese)
  • Svarik, D., McCallum K., Milan, P,: Anti-social Behavior and Personality Disorders. American J Psychotherapy 1991, XLV, No. 2, 181-197.

Funded Research Projects


Disordered Eating and Health Related Beahviors Pilot Study with Melissa Munn-Chernoff