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Kathryn L. Palumbo, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Pediatrics

Biography

Dr. Palumbo is interested in the treatment of children who require critical care and palliative care.

Research

Dr. Palumbo's research interests are:

- Incorporating palliative care into the pediatric critical care patient.
- Medical education.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - American Board of Pediatrics

Education

2004
BA | SUNY, College at Geneseo
Biology

2010
MD | University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2017 - 08/02/2018
Fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine at New York Presbyterian Hospital

07/01/2011 - 06/30/2014
Residency in Internal Medicine at Rhode Island Hospital

07/01/2010 - 06/30/2011
Internship in Internal Medicine at Rhode Island Hospital

7/1/2014 - 6/30/2017
Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at New York Presbyterian Hospital

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Awards

2016 - 2017
Chief Fellow, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Location: New York Presbyterian at Columbia

2011
Resident of the Month
Location: Rhode Island Hospital

2010
Hitoshi C. Nikaidoh MD Award for Humanism in Medicine
Location: Brown University

2009
Alpha Omega Alpha
Location: University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center

2008
American Medical Association Chapter of the Year
Location: University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center

2007
John P McGovern Center for Health and the Human Spirit Grant Recipient
Location: University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center

2004
Phi Beta Kappa, 2004
Location: State University of New York at Geneseo

2003
Golden Key International Honour Society
Location: State University of New York at Geneseo

2003
Humanities Study Abroad Scholarship
Location: State University of New York at Geneseo

2002
Father Thomas Statt Scholarship
Location: State University of New York at Geneseo

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Publications

Journal Articles

2009
Vigil K, Jiang ZD, Chen JJ, Palumbo K. "Short Report: Coliform and Escherichia coli Contamination of Desserts Served In Public Restaurants from Guadalajara, Mexico, and Houston". The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2009; 80(4): 606-608.

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