Kara Mitchell, headshot
Clinical Associate Professor
Medicine

Faculty Information

Biography
Education & Training: 
MD
University of Washington, School of Medicine
Seattle, WA
1997–2002
Residency in Internal Medicine, Categorical Medicine Track
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
2002–2005
Honors: 
NW Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Award
2002
Leroy Dunn Resident Clinician Award
2005
Anne Brodie Resident Clinician Award for Excellence in Primary Care
2005
Seattle Met Top Doctor
2014
UW Medicine Care Award
2015
Seattle Met Top Doctor
2016-2017
WWAMI Pro Award
2018
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Research & Clinical Interests
Clinical Interests: 

Surgical risk stratification
Perioperative management of existing medical problems
Perioperative management of medications
Perioperative treatment of medical complications of surgery

Publications
Publications: 
  • Multiple Chapters in Jackson MJ, Kaplan EA, Mookherjee (Eds.). The Perioperative Medicine Consult Handdbook (2019).  New York: Springer.
  • Woan J and Mitchell KJ. Decision-Making Capacity. In: Mookherjee S, Beste L, Klein J, Wright J (Eds). Chalk Talks in Internal Medicine, Scripts for Clinical Teaching (2020). New York: Springer.