Kimberly Rathbun, MD, PhD

Kimberly Rathbun, MD, PhD

Kimberly Rathbun, MD, PhD
Kimberly Rathbun, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Russell Hall 215D, 1425 Prince Avenue, Athens, GA, 30602

Education

Emergency Medicine Residency: Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, 2014

PhD: Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Health Sciences University, 2011

MD: Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Health Sciences University, 2011

MPH: Armstrong Atlantic State University, 2009

BS: Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002

Honors / Awards / Achievements

ECU Health Sciences Author Recognition Award, 2019

ECU Health Sciences Author Recognition Award, 2018

Emergency Medicine Residency Faculty Teaching Award, 2016

Phi Kappa Phi, 2008

National Scholars Honor Society, 2008

Selected Publications

Rathbun KM, Zweig A. An affordable and easily recreated ultrasound phantom for deep venous thrombosis (DVT). Journal for Vascular Ultrasound. 2021 Mar.

 

Mellick LB, Rathbun K. Macroscopic white blood cell casts: An extremely rare presentation of Klebsiella pyelonephritis. Emerg Med Open J. 2020; 6(1): 9-10.

 

Norbury JW, Brader W, McIver M, Charles, SC, Sindhi V, Rathbun KM.  Impact of predefined angles and a revised APPLES mnemonic on accuracy and performance time for simulated ultrasound-guided injections.  Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020.

 

Rathbun KM. Angioedema after thrombolysis with tissue plasminogen activator: an airway emergency. Oxf Med Case Reports. 2019 Jan 24;2019(1):omy112.

 

Rathbun KM, Brader WT, Norbury JW. A simple, realistic, inexpensive nerve phantom. J Ultrasound Med. 2019;38:2203-7.

 

Norbury JW, Karr NC, Sindhi V, Rathbun KM, Charles SC, McIver MB, Morrison EJ. Improving the Performance Time and Accuracy of Ultrasound-Guided Interventions—A Randomized Controlled Double-Blind Trial of the Line of Sight Approach and the “APPLES” Mnemonic. J Ultrasound Med. 2018 Dec;37(12):2909-14.

Scholarship & Research

Ultrasound education

Ultrasound simulation

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