12947-Pettit, Katie

Katie E. Pettit, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Methodist 4th Fl B401
Indianapolis, IN
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Dr. Katie Pettit completed her Emergency Medicine residency at Indiana University School of Medicine. She is board-certified in Emergency Medicine and serves as clinical faculty in the IU Health Methodist Emergency Department. Dr. Pettit spent 7 years as Associate Program Director for the Emergency Medicine residency program and is now the Vice Chair of Education. In this role, she contributes to and oversees all educational missions in the Department of Emergency Medicine.  Her interests beyond patient care and medical education are teaching communication, implicit bias, and researching how to improve empathic care in the Emergency Department.  Outside of medicine, Katie enjoys spending time with her family and friends, watching and attending sporting events (especially Notre Dame football), reading, cooking, and traveling.

Titles & Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
  • Vice Chair of Education
  • Education
    2009 RES Residency, Emergency Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine
    2006 MD Indiana University
    2002 BS University of Notre Dame
  • Publications
    Medical student use of communication elements and association with patient satisfaction: a prospective observational pilot study.
    Turner JS; Pettit KE; Buente BB; Humbert AJ; Perkins AJ; Kline JA; BMC medical education 2016 May 21
  • Professional Organizations
    American Academy of Emergency Medicine
    American College of Emergency Physicians
    Emergency Medicine Residents Association
    Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Emergency Medicine - Emergency Medicine
  • Awards
    Org: IU School of Medicine - Department of Emergency Medicine
    Desc: Faculty Teacher of the Year
    Scope: Department
    Date: 2011-01-01

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