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


BS, Biology, University of Illinois
MD, Washington University School of Medicine
MME, University of Iowa

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

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine
Federal Controlled Substance Certification - United States Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration
Board Certified in Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


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.