June 19, 2019 Dr. Robert Codey Bell Pediatrician As the driving force behind KidMed, Dr. Bell brings his extensive knowledge and big personality to the Southeast Texas medical community. A native of Lumberton, he has spent the majority of his adult life concerned about the medical needs of the children of SETX. After getting a BS in psychology, followed by his medical degree at Texas A&M University; he did his residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston before moving to Beaumont to establish his practice in 2015. It is through that education that he has amassed a large network of specialist colleagues and maintains a good working relationship with physicians at both tertiary medical centers in our part of Texas: UTMB and Texas Children’s. Dr. Bell is certified with the American Board of Pediatrics. In his free time, Dr. Bell enjoys hunting, fishing, and writing fiction, primarily children’s literature. He is married to the love of his life, and together they have three wonderful, crazy children who keep Dr. Bell on his toes in both parenting and pediatrics. Kirsten Fournet MSN, APRN, FNP-C Kirsten Fournet, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, has been a nurse in the Beaumont area since 2010. She received her bachelor’s degree from Lamar University and continued her education with a master’s degree from Texas Woman’s University. Mrs. Fournet is currently board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She was born and raised in Southeast Texas, and is happily married to her husband of 9 years. They are blessed with two amazing children. Outside of the office she enjoys watching movies and spending time with her family.