Kathryn Filson, MD

Instructor in Medicine

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  • BS, Liberal Arts and Sciences: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana-Champaign, IL (2011)
  • Medical Degree: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Carbondale, IL (2015)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2018)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Hospital medicine, inpatient care


Filson, K., Edited & updated the Pain Control chapter for the 5th edition of the Washington Manual Internship Survival Guide. Publication pending.  De Fer T. (2017/2018) Pain Control. The Washington Manual Internship Survival Guide (5th ed)

McNeely C, Markwell S, Filson K, Hazelrigg S, Vassileva C. Effect of Hospital Volume on Prosthesis Use and Mortality in Aortic Valve Operations in the Elderly. Ann Thoracic Surg. 2016 Feb; 101 (2):585-90

Oral Presentations

Filson, K. “Perfume Detection and Discrimination Using a Colorimetric Sensing Array.” Presented at the Department of Chemistry Thesis Defense. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana-Champaign, IL. April 2015.