Kristen Uhl, PhD

Office Phone: 617-632-3409
Appointment Phone: 617-632-3270
Fax: 617-632-5677


Treatment Centers
Clinical Interests
Coping and adjustment to chronic illness in children and adolescents, Medical non-adherence in children and adolescents, Pediatric pain management


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA  02215


Board Certifications
Clinical Psychology
Boston Children's Hospital
Dr. Uhl is a pediatric psychologist who specializes in pain management and coping with chronic illness. She completed her undergraduate education at Brown University in Providence, RI where she graduated with a degree in Biology. Dr. Uhl attended graduate school for Clinical Psychology at the University at Albany, SUNY. She completed a one year internship in Pediatric Behavioral Medicine at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, FL and a 2 year fellowship through the Pain Treatment Service at Boston Children's Hospital. Her research focuses on individual differences in pediatric procedural outcomes.

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