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Katrina Platt, DO

Katrina Platt, DO

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific

kplatt@westernu.edu

  • Education
    • July 2009 - June 2011 Arrowhead Regional Medical Center Colton, CA Residency - Internal Medicine
    • June 2008 - June2009 Valley Hospital Medical Center Las Vegas, NV Internship, categorical Internal Medicine
    • August 2004 –May 2008 Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA Degree Earned: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
    • Undergraduate - University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA January 2001 – December 2002 Degree Earned: Bachelor of Science Biology
    • Undergraduate -Riverside Community College, Riverside, CA August 1996 – June 2002 Courses: Pre-med / Biology
  • Professional Experience

    Academic Appointments

    • April 2016-present Desert Regional Medical Center Palm Springs, CA Program Director for Internal Medicine Residency
    • July 2012-present Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine Pomona, CA Clerkship Director for Internal Medicine Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
    • July 2013- Aug 2014 Arrowhead Regional Medical Center Colton, CA Director Internal Medicine Residency Clinic
    • May 2012-June 2013 Arrowhead Regional Medical Center Colton, CA Associate Program Director Internal Medicine Residency Program
    • July 2011-August 2014 Arrowhead Regional Medical Center Colton, CA Internal Medicine Residency Teaching Attending Internal Medicine Residency Curriculum Advisor and Lecturer
    • August 2011 – January 2017 Eisenhower Medical Center Rancho Mirage, CA Teaching Faculty for Internal Medicine Residency Hospitalist

    Employment History Medical

    • April 2016-present Desert Regional Medical Center Palm Springs, CA Program Director for Internal Medicine Residency
    • Oct 2012-present Private practice Medical Aesthetics/Aviation Medicine/Internal Medicine Redlands, CA
    • May 2013-present Federal Aviation Administration designation as Aviation Medical Examiner/ Independent Medical Sponsor Redlands, CA
    • Oct 2010 - July 2013 Kaiser Permanente Riverside Urgent Care Riverside, CA Urgent Care Per Diem Physician
    • July 2010 - present Primary Critical Care Medical Group North Hollywood, CA Hospitalist
  • Research Grant
    • 2/2012-6/2013 Cubist LCD-CDAD-10-07: sub-investigator
    • 11/2011-2012 Ikaria IK-4001-HRS: sub-investigator Gilead Fission PSI-7977: sub-investigator
    • 2010-2011 Evaluation of Involuntary Psychiatric Hold in the Elderly ARMC, Colton, CA Primary Investigator Awards: ARMC Resident Research Day second place ACOI National Convention second place Published in Western States Medical Monographs, TR-01-2014 Jan 9, 2014
    • 01/2001-12/2002 Healthy Families Project, UCR, Riverside, CA Research Assistant-Dr. Barbara Tinsley
    • 2002 Federal Grant Awarded Adolescent body self image Healthy Families Project, UCR Riverside, CA
  • Organizations
    • Fellow ~ American College of Osteopathic Internists 2013
    • Scholarship ~ WUHS Disadvantaged Students 2004, 2005
    • Scholarship ~ The International Order of the Eastern Star 2001, 2002
    • American Osteopathic Association
    • American Medical Association
    • American College of Physicians
    • American College of Osteopathic Internists
    • Life Member International Order of the Eastern Star Corona Chapter
  • Committees
    • Student Performance Committee WUHS-COMP -2012- current
    • Critical Care Committee Eisenhower Medical Center 2012-present
    • ER/IM committee Eisenhower Medical Center 2012-present
    • Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of California, Publications Committee 2014-2015
    • Research Committee OPSC 2013-2014