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Katherine I. Harris, MD

Associate Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine - General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Primary Office
E327-1 GH
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


MD, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Resident, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Licensure and Certifications

Basic Life Support (BLS) - American Heart Association
Iowa Controlled Substance Certification - Iowa Board of Pharmacy
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) - American Heart Association
Iowa Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine
Federal Controlled Substance Certification - United States Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration


Alnaimat, S., Oseni, A., Yang, Y., Melvani, V., Aronson, A., Harris, K. & Panaich, S. (2019). Missing Vitamin C: A Case of Scorbutic Cardiac Tamponade. JACC: Case Reports, 1(2), 192-196. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaccas.2019.07.006.

Harris, K. I., Rowat, J. S. & Suneja, M. (2019). Embedding a longitudinal diagnostic reasoning curriculum in a residency program using a bolus/booster approach. Diagnosis. PMID: 31352429.

DeZorzi, C., Harris, K. I. (2018). Secret Sarcoma: A Cardiac Mass Disguised as Influenza. (Vols. 2018). (8618365), pp. 1-3. Case Reports in Cardiology. PMID: 29977622.

DeZorzi, C., Fernandez-Ruiz, R., Gupta, S. & Harris, K. (2018). Cerebral amyloid angiopathy mimicking central nervous system metastases: a case report. Journal of Medical Case Reports, 12(1), 133. PMID: 29754590.

Khan, D., Stewart, E., Duncan, M., Lee, E., Simon, W., Lee, C., Friedman, J., Mosher, H., Harris, K., Bell, J., Sharpe, B. & El-Farra, N. (2018). A Prescription for Note Bloat: An Effective Progress Note Template. Journal of Hospital Medicine, 13(6), 378-382. PMID: 29350222.

DeZorzi, C., Pierick, A. & Harris, K. (2017). Lemierre’s Syndrome: The Result of an Incorrect Penicillin Allergy. Int Med Care. DOI: 10.15761/IMC.1000106.

Odufalu, F. D., Harris, K. (2017). Hemochromatosis? When Bloodletting Is Not the Cure: A Teachable Moment. JAMA Intern Med, 177(1), 15-16. PMID: 27749960.

Stewart, E., Kahn, D., Lee, E., Simon, W., Duncan, M., Mosher, H., Harris, K., Bell, J., El-Farra, N. & Sharpe, B. (2015). Internal medicine progress note writing attitudes and practices in an electronic health record. Journal of Hospital Medicine, 10(8), 525-9. PMID: 26138806.

Harris, K. I., Perencevich, E., Rosenthal, G. E. & Herwaldt, L. A. (2013). Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii: A Growing Worldwide Problem. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice, 21(5), 285-288. DOI: 10.1097.

Kesman, R. L., Ebbert, J. O., Harris, K. I. & Schroeder, D. (2011). Portion Control for the Treatment of Obesity in the Primary Care Setting. (Vols. 4). pp. 346. BMC Research Notes. PMID: 21906302.

Elamin, M. D., Murad, M. H., Mullan, R., Erickson, D., Harris, K. I., Nadeem, S., Ennis, R., Erwin, P. J. & Montori, V. M. (2008). 2008 Accuracy of Diagnostic Tests for Cushing's Syndrome: A Systematic Review and Meta-analyses. (Vols. 93). (5), pp. 1553-62. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. PMID: 18334594.