Karin Nelson
Associate Professor
Medicine
Adjunct Associate Professor
Health Services

Faculty Information

Biography
Education & Training: 
MD
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN
1991–1995
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine
Hennepin County Medical Center
Minneapolis, MN
1995–1998
MSHS
UCLA, School of Public Health
Los Angeles, CA
1998–2000
Honors: 
Sigma Xi
1989
Best Trainee Paper Award
1993
Cardiology Book Award
1996, 97
Primary Care Resident Award
1998
NRSA Research Fellowship
1998–2000
Department of Medicine Distinguished Alumnus of the Year, Hennepin County Medical Center
2013
Mentoring Award nominee, University of Washington
2015
VHA HSR&D’s Best Research Paper of the Year Award for Nelson, et al. Implementation of the Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA)
2015
Society for General Internal Medicine Northwest Region Award for Excellence in Clinician Investigation
2015