Katie Gimbel

Clinical Coordinator | Clinical Assistant Professor


Katie Gimbel has been a preceptor for Physician Assistant Students for a total of seven years. Her clinical practice is adult medicine which included both acute sick call and chronic diseases. Gimbel teaches professional practice issues and clinical skills. "I get to teach the students the complete physical exam. I also get to teach the students how to suture, put casts on, and start IVs."

Gimbel is involved with the University of Iowa Physician Assistant Society, American Academy of Physician Assistants, Iowa Physician Assistant Society, QC NP/NA Alliance, and Physician Assistant Education Association.


Education and Training


  • MPAS, University of Iowa
  • BS, St. Ambrose University Biology

I have so many! I went to St. Ambrose for undergrad so got to experience Homecoming, midnight breakfast, and other great events. Ambrose always does a great job getting the students together and making us feel like family. Now being older I also enjoy WineFest and Friendsgiving each year with my roommates from Andrews C.

Katie, on her favorite Ambrose tradition


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