Jennifer Burt, Ph.D.

Jennifer Burt, PhDPsychology
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450

Phone: 402-559-6408

Professional Summary

Jennifer Burt, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the Munroe-Meyer Institute for Genetics and Rehabilitation and Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She received her Ph.D. in school psychology from University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and completed her internship and post-doctoral training at the Munroe-Meyer Institute. Dr. Burt conducts her clinic in an integrated behavioral health clinic at Children’s Physicians Dundee.  Her current research interests are focused on understanding the role of behavioral health providers on supporting anticipatory guidance at well-child visits, developmental and behavioral health screening in primary care, and understanding how integrated behavioral health care improves child, adolescent, family outcomes.  Dr. Burt also has an active interest in promoting parental knowledge of developmental milestones and positive parenting practices.  She has received funding through the CDC’s Learn the Signs. Act Early campaign (LTSAE) to assist with the development of resources for the campaign and currently serves as the LTSAE Nebraska Act Early Ambassador. She also supervises Post-Doctoral Associates, APA Interns, Ph.D. students, and Masters level students in both clinical and research settings.


Ph.D., University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, 2008
M.Ed.,  University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 2001
B.A., University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN, 1999

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University of Nebraska-Lincoln School Psychology Student of the Year 2006