Kimberly E. Hanson, MD, MHS

Medical Director, Mycology
Section Chief, Clinical Microbiology
Dr. Hanson is an associate professor of medicine and pathology at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She earned her MD degree from Northwestern University Medical School and her master of health science at Duke University. Dr. Hanson completed her clinical training in internal medicine at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and her infectious diseases and medical microbiology fellowships at Duke University. Prior to joining ARUP, Dr. Hanson worked as an associate in pathology and medicine at Duke University Medical Center and was an associate director of the Duke Molecular Microbiology Laboratory. She currently directs the Mycology Section and is the program director for the AGCME-accredited Medical Microbiology Training Program at ARUP. Her clinical and research interests focus on the diagnosis and management of infectious complications of transplantation and cancer care. She is board certified in infectious disease, medical microbiology, and general internal medicine.