Staff Bios



Dr. Kerr, Medical Director

Kay Kerr, M.D., has been the medical director of the Bryn Mawr College Health Center since 1986. She is board certified in Family Practice, her recent recertification in 2007.  She is a fellow of the American Academy of Family Practice Physicians and the Philadelphia College of Physicians. Dr Kerr received her undergraduate degree from Muhlenberg College and her M.D. from the Medical College of Pennsylvania. Dr. Kerr has an extensive history of working with young adults. This area of interest began during her family practice residency at Bryn Mawr Hospital, when she spent time at Bryn Mawr College's Health Center, working with the previous director, Dr. Woodruff. Her experience since then has included working in the National Health Services Corps, where she was director of a Health Center in an underserved area of Trenton, N.J. While there, Dr. Kerr developed and coordinated an adolescent clinic in addition to her other patient care responsibilities.  Dr. Kerr also serves as the Chairman of Family Medicine Department of Mainline Health which includes:  Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankeneau Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Dr. Kerr enjoys working with young adults because of their willingness to learn about their health situation and be involved in their care. She believes that if young adults can be encouraged to participate in their own health care, they can form good health habits for life. Dr. Kerr is a native of Havertown; in fact she was born at Bryn Mawr Hospital.