- Cytomegalovirus Infections
- Diagnostics Assays
- Systemic Fungal Infections
Board Certification and Academic Information
||Internal Medicine - Associate Professor
Pathology - Adjunct Associate Professor
||American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Infectious Disease)
American Board of Pathology (Sub: Medical Microbiology)
Academic Office Locations
|Academic Office Phone Number
||Academic Office Address
||School of Medicine
30 N 1900 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
Dr. Kimberly Hanson is the Head of Immuncompromised Host Infectious Diseases Services at the University Hospital and Huntsman Cancer Center as well as Director of Clinical Microbiology within ARUP Laboratories. She is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Pathology, splitting her time between patient care, laboratory administration, research and teaching. Dr. Hanson was recruited to the University of Utah in 2008 from Duke University, where she obtained specialty training in Adult Infectious Diseases, Medical Microbiology and Health Sciences Research. She maintains an active research program that is focused on the development and validation of novel, cost-effective diagnostic tests for Infectious Diseases. Dr. Hanson has authored over 30 scientific papers, book chapters and review articles with a focus on transplant-related infectious diseases and clinical diagnostics. As the Medical Microbiology Fellowship Program Director, she is also actively involved in the training of medical students, residents and fellows within the University’s School of Medicine.
Kimberly Hanson, MD, MHS is a board certified physician in Adult Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology. She has specialized expertise in the diagnosis and management of opportunistic viral, fungal and mycobacterial diseases. Her primary clinical focus is transplant and cancer chemotherapy-related infections.