Krista M. Johnson, MD, MME

Educational Director for Safety and Quality, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine - General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Primary Office: E326-2 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242


MD, Washington University School of Medicine
MME, University of Iowa

Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL

Licensure and Certifications

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


Wickersham, A., Johnson, K., Kamath, A. & Kaboli, P. J. (2018). Novel use of communication technology to improve nurse-physician communication, teamwork, and care coordination during bedside rounds. Journal of Communication in Healthcare. DOI: 10.1080/17538068.2018.1431425.

Fischer, M. A., Harrell, H. E., Haley, H. L., Cifu, A. S., Alper, E., Johnson, K. M. & Hatem, D. (2008). Between two worlds: a multi-institutional qualitative analysis of students' reflections on joining the medical profession. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 23(7), 958-63. PMID: 18612724.

Johnson, K. M., Humphrey, A. (2008). Book Review of Internal Medicine Essentials for Clerkship Students by Patrick Alguire 2006. Annals of Internal Medicine.

Woeltje, K. F., Kilo, C. M., Johnson, K., Primack, J. & Fraser, V. J. (1997). Tuberculin skin testing of hospitalized patients. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 18(8), 561-5. PMID: 9276237.

Fraser, V. J., Johnson, K., Primack, J., Jones, M., Medoff, G. & Dunagan, W. C. (1993). Evaluation of rooms with negative pressure ventilation used for respiratory isolation in seven midwestern hospitals. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 14(11), 623-8. PMID: 8132981.