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Katherine M. McKinney, MD, MS

Assistant Dean, Graduate Medical Education
Program Director, Lexington VA Interprofessional Fellowship in Patient Safety

Practice areas

  • General Internal Medicine & Geriatrics
  • Primary Care

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Medicine

Clinic information

Clinical interests

  • Patient Safety
  • Primary Care
  • Resident Education
  • Women's Health



Medical University of Ohio, Toledo


University of Kentucky, Lexington


University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special training

American Board of Internal Medicine

Additional information


My name is Katherine McKinney; I received my medical degree from Medical University of Ohio, Toledo. I then completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Kentucky, Lexington followed by a fellowship in patient safety at the Lexington VA Medical Center. I have expertise in quality and safety curriculum development for health professions trainees in addition to training in primary care women’s health.

I am board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.


Vanderford CE, McKinney KM, Emmons JT.
Implementation of Pharmacy to Dose: Reducing Near Miss Medication Errors.
Am J Med Qual. 29(4):360.