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photo Kathleen Tompkins, MD

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine


Education and Training
BA Human Ecology, College of the Atlantic, 2008
M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2015
Internal Medicine Residency, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2018
Infectious Diseases Fellowship, University of North Carolina, 2020
Research Interest
Her research interests have included novel diagnostics for drug-resistant bacteria, viral hemorrhagic fevers, emerging infections, and global health.
Clinical Interest
Dr. Tompkins has a clinical interest in general infectious diseases in hospitalized patients, multi-drug resistant infections, and in the use of telemedicine to deliver care.
Educational Interest
Dr. Tompkins takes an interest in teaching residents and fellows in the management of general infectious diseases.
Notable Achievements
Member, Infectious Disease Society of America, 2018