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Katherine C. McKenzie, MD, FACP

Internal Medicine
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Patient type treated
Adult
Accepting new patients
No
Referral required
From physicians only

Biography

Dr. McKenzie practices general internal medicine at the Yale Adult Primary Care Center. She teaches medical students and residents in small group settings, in her ambulatory office and on the general medical wards at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Dr. McKenzie is the director of the Yale Center for Asylum Medicine. She and her colleagues at the Center perform medical forensic evaluations of asylum seekers. She works with attorneys from Yale Law School and the University of Connecticut School of Law, as well as the human rights groups such as Physicians for Human Rights, HealthRight International, the American Friends Service Committee and the Connecticut Institute of Refugees and Immigrants. She provides objective medical assessments of people who report experiencing torture or persecution in the countries from which they have fled.

Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)
  • Director, Yale Center for Asylum Medicine

Education & Training

  • MD
    Boston University (1992)
  • BA
    University of Colorado at Boulder (1987)
  • Resident
    University Hospital, Boston, MA

Additional Information

Biography

Dr. McKenzie practices general internal medicine at the Yale Adult Primary Care Center. She teaches medical students and residents in small group settings, in her ambulatory office and on the general medical wards at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Dr. McKenzie is the director of the Yale Center for Asylum Medicine. She and her colleagues at the Center perform medical forensic evaluations of asylum seekers. She works with attorneys from Yale Law School and the University of Connecticut School of Law, as well as the human rights groups such as Physicians for Human Rights, HealthRight International, the American Friends Service Committee and the Connecticut Institute of Refugees and Immigrants. She provides objective medical assessments of people who report experiencing torture or persecution in the countries from which they have fled.

Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)
  • Director, Yale Center for Asylum Medicine

Education & Training

  • MD
    Boston University (1992)
  • BA
    University of Colorado at Boulder (1987)
  • Resident
    University Hospital, Boston, MA

Additional Information