Sally Kemp, PhD began her career in nursing, was a teacher and psychometrist for 20 years before combining her interests in medicine, teaching and assessment.
She pursued a PhD in developmental psychology with a subspecialisation in neuropsychology at Columbia University, USA. Dr Kemp was in full-time practice for 18 years with Tulsa Developmental Pediatrics and Center for Family Psychology, Tulsa, OK.
During that period, she also supervised clinical doctoral students from the University of Tulsa and medical students and residents from the University of Oklahoma Medical College, Tulsa as an Adjunct Associate Professor of Pediatrics. Dr Kemp’s research centers on autism spectrum disorders and dyslexia.
In semi-retirement, Dr Kemp will continue her research through the Department of Health Psychology and the Thompson Centre for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders at the University of Missouri, Columbia.