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Katherine L. Imborek, MD

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Co-Director
Director of Offsite Primary Care
Medical Director
Medical Director
Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine

Contact Information

Office
01105 Pomerantz Family Pavilion
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-384-7000

Clinic
3640 Middlebury Road
Iowa City, IA 52245
319-467-6789

Education

BA, Kinesiology and Sports Medicine, DePauw University
MD, Medicine, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, 28 Hours. Post Baccalaureate Studies, University of Iowa
Resident, Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa Health Care

Licensure and Certifications

Basic Life Support (BLS) - American Heart Association
Iowa Medical License (IBM) - Iowa Board of Medicine
Family Medicine Board Certification - American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM)

Publications

Greene, D. N., Schmidt, R., Winston-McPherson, G. N., Rongitsch, J. & Imborek, K. L. (2020). Reproductive endocrinology reference intervals for transgender women on stable hormone therapy. The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine, Oxford University Press, 5, 1-12. PMID: 32674116.

Greene, D. N., McPherson, G. W., Rongitsch, J., Imborek, K. L., Schmidt, R. L., Humble, R. M., Nisly, N., Dole, N. J., Dane, S. K., Frerichs, J. & Krasowski, M. D. (2019). Hematology reference intervals for transgender adults on stable hormone therapy. Clinica Chimica Acta,(492), 84-90. PMID: 30771301.

McCune, K. C., Imborek, K. L. (2018). Clinical Care of Lesbian and Bisexual Women for the Obstetrician Gynecologist. Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology / Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc., 61(4), 663-673. PMID: 30285974.

Nisly, N. L., Imborek, K. L., Miller, M. L., Kaliszewski, S. D., Williams, R. M. & Krasowski, M. D. (2018). Unique Primary Care Needs of Transgender and Gender Non-Binary People. Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology / Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc., 61(4), 674-686. PMID: 30339607.

Nisly, N. L., Imborek, K. L., Miller, M. L., Dole, N., Priest, J. B., Sandler, L., Krasowski, M. D. (2018). Developing an Inclusive and Welcoming LGBTQ Clinic. Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology / Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc., 61(4), 646-662. PMID: 30303816.

Imborek, K. L., Nisly, N. L., Hesseltine, M. J., Grienke, J., Zikmund, T. A., Dreyer, N. R., Blau, J. L., Hightower, M., Humble, R. M. & Krasowski, M. D. (2017). Preferred Names, Preferred Pronouns, and Gender Identity in the Electronic Medical Record and Laboratory Information System: Is Pathology Ready?. Journal of Pathology Informatics, 8(1), 42. PMID: 29114436.

Imborek, K. L., Graf, E. M. & McCune, K. (2017). Preventive Health for Transgender Men and Women. Seminars in Reproductive Medicine/ Thieme Medical Publishers, 35(5), 426-433. PMID: 29073681.

McCune, K. C., Imborek, K. L. & Stockdale, C. K. (In Press). Sexual preventative health in US SMW. Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 7(1), 1-16. DOI: 10.17077/2154-4751.1329.

Imborek, K. L. (2016). Evaluation and management of gender nonconforming children and adolescents. (Vols. 23). (3), pp. 1-4. Iowa City, Iowa: Care for Kids EPSDT Newsletter.

Gupta, S., Imborek, K. L. & Krasowski, M. D. (2016). Challenges in transgender healthcare: The pathology perspective. Laboratory Medicine, 47(3), 180-188. PMID: 27287942.

Imborek, K. L., van der Heide, D. & Phillips, S. (In Press). Lesbian and Bisexual Women. In K. L. Eckstrand , J. Potter (Eds.) Trauma, Resilience, and Health Promotion for LGBT Patients: What Every Healthcare Provider Should Know. (1), pp. 133-148. New York, NY: Springer International Publishing. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-54509-7.

Berger, A. P., Potter, E. M., Shutters, C. M. & Imborek, K. L. (2015). Pregnant transmen and barriers to high quality healthcare. Proceedings In Obstetrics and Gynecology, 5(2), 1-12. DOI: 10.17077/2154-4751.1285.

McCune, K. C., Imborek, K. L., Ho, T., Hardy-Fairbanks, A. J. & Stockdale, C. K. (2015). Mapping change in medical student attitudes regarding lesbian, gay, and bisexual healthcare. Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 5(2), 1-9. DOI: 10.17077/2154-4751.1278.