Dr. Katherine K. McKnight, M.D.
Dr. McKnight completed her fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). She served on the national genetics committee for the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and has held several leadership positions in District VII and the Alabama Section of ACOG.
She received her Baccalaureate Degree in molecular biology from the University of Washington, graduating with honors. She then attended medical school at the University of Texas Heath Science Center at San Antonio, with induction into the Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society. Dr. McKnight completed residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at UAB and remained there for her fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.
Dr. McKnight is a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, and associate member of the Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. She has received many honors and awards including APGO Medical Education Foundation Scholars Award, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Award, ACOG Future Leaders in Obstetrics and Gynecology Award, Paul C. Weinberg Award for Excellence in Women’s Health, and membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society.
Dr. McKnight has published research articles in both basic science and clinical medicine peer-reviewed journals. She has presented her research on factors affecting fertilization, ovulation induction, menopause, and maternal-fetal infections at national meetings including the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and the Society for Gynecologic Investigation.