Kittie Wyne, MD, PhD

Director of the Ohio State University Adult Type 1 Diabetes Program

Kittie Wyne, MD, PhD, is an endocrinologist specializing in the management of diabetes, lipids and hypertension. She has recently moved to The Ohio State University where she is the Director of the OSU Adult Type 1 Diabetes Program. Dr. Wyne earned her medical degree from the Pritzker School of Medicine at the University of Chicago. After serving a residency in internal medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, she completed her fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. She studied the regulation of the VLDL and HDL receptors and then moved on to the study of fatty acid metabolism and insulin resistance. She is a Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology and of the National Lipid Association. Dr. Wyne has worked with the Medical Professional Advisory Subcommittee and the Health Professionals Advisory Subcommittee to the Texas Diabetes Council. As a member of these committees, she was involved in revising the current algorithms and writing new algorithms to expand the minimum standards for diabetes care in Texas. She is currently serving on the National Board of Directors of AACE. Her interest in CDN is to learn how to help college students adapt their diabetes to college life and to develop a network to assist those newly diagnosed with T1D while attending college.