Karen L. Andrews, M.D.

  1. Physiatrist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Vascular ulcers
  1. Amputation
  2. Cardiovascular rehabilitation
  3. Rehabilitation therapy
  • Vascular rehabilitation
  • Amputee rehabilitation
  • Vascular wounds

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 1989
    Resident - Physical Medicine and RehabilitationUniversity of Michigan Medical Center
  2. 1986
    Internship - Internal MedicineUniversity of North Dakota
  3. 1985
    MDUniversity of North Dakota School of Medicine
  4. 1980
    BA - BiochemistrySmith College

Certifications

  1. 1990
    Physical Medicine & RehabilitationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    2018 CoDE Award to Develop an AR/VR Application to Reduce Phantom Limb Pain in AmputeesCoDE Award
  2. 2017
    One of the Five Semi-Finalists for 2017 Blatchford AwardInternational Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  3. 2016
    Top Influencers of #woundsymposium2016Symplur Hashtags
  4. 2015
    Top Influencers of #AAPMR 2015Symplur Hashtags
  5. 2013
    Resident Research Award - Dr. Noel So -Prosthetic Management Following RotationplastyDepartment of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  6. 2013
    Gold Reel - "Life After Upper Limb Amputation" - Training/Educational Category (Video)International 44th Annual Media Festival, Media Communications Association
  7. 2013
    Merit Award - "Life After Upper Limb Amputation," Patient Education Information (Class), Hospital/Health Care System (Division) Video (Category)National Health Information Awards, Health Information Resource Center (HIRC)
  8. 2012
    Bronze Reel - "Life After Lower Limb Amputation," Training/Education Category (Video)The Media Communications Association-International 43rd Annual Media Festival, Media Communications Association
  9. 2012
    Bronze Reel - "Life After Lower Limb Amputation" - Training/Educational Category (Video)International 43rd Annual Media Festival, Media Communications Association
  10. 2012
    Best Resident Poster - Successful Prosthetic Rehabilitation Following Hip Disarticulation and Hemipelvectomy. The Mayo Clinic Experience.2012 Mayo Young Investigators Research Symposium
  11. 2011
    Merit Award - "Life After Lower Limb Amputation," Patient Education Information (Class) Video (Category), Hospital/Health Care System (Division) Video (Category)National Health Information Awards, Health Information Resource Center (HIRC)
  12. 2001
    .1 FTE ResearchDepartment of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  13. 2000
    Best Poster (Honorable Mention) - Rehabilitation of the Geriatric Vascular Amputee Patient: A Population-Based StudyAssociation of Academic Physiatrists
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Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - 2018
    Program CommitteeAmerican Society for Reconstructive Transplantation (ASRT)
  2. 2017 - present
    MemberExecutive Committee, Mayo Clinic Rehabilitation Medicine Research Center
  3. 2017 - present
    Director of Prosthetics and Limb Loss ProgramMayo Clinic Rehabilitation Medicine Research Center
  4. 2016 - present
    Retreat DirectorDepartment of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Wound Care
  5. 2015 - 2017
    MemberDeveloping International Pedorthotic Standard Workgroup, International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  6. 2015 - present
    ConvenerNeuropathic Foot Short Course, International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  7. 2015 - present
    MemberExecutive Board, International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  8. 2014 - present
    DirectorVascular Ulcer Wound Healing Center, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  9. 2013 - present
    MemberTransplant Center VCA Program
  10. 2013 - present
    MemberPublications Committee, International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  11. 2012 - present
    MemberInternational Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
  12. 2012
    Ad Hoc MemberHospital Clinical Practice Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  13. 2012 - present
    MemberAmerican Venous Forum Foundation
  14. 2012 - present
    MemberTaskforce for the Multidisciplinary Mayo Clinic Wound Program, Vascular Ulcer Wound Healing Center, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  15. 2012 - present
    Active MemberZumbro Valley Medical Association, Minnesota Medical Association
  16. 2011 - present
    ChairDepartment of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Amputee Division
  17. 2010 - 2015
    ChairCommission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) Champion for Amputee Rehabilitation Services, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  18. 2010 - present
    MemberProduct Equipment Review Committee, Vascular Ulcer Wound Healing Center, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  19. 2008
    ChairAmputee Retreat Workgroup, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  20. 2007 - 2011
    ChairPractice Improvement Projects (MOC IV), American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  21. 2007
    International Committee RepresentativeUS International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  22. 2007
    USA Delegate12th World Congress, US International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  23. 2006 - 2011
    MemberRepresentative to ABPMR/AAPMR MOC Committee, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  24. 2005 - 2011
    MemberAmerican Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists
  25. 2005 - 2006
    SecretaryBoard of Directors, US International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  26. 2005 - present
    MemberPedorthic Footwear Association
  27. 2004 - 2011
    MemberMedical Education Committee, American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  28. 2004 - 2007
    ChairMaintenance of Certification, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  29. 2004
    USA Delegate11th World Congress, US International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  30. 2002 - 2005
    ChairWound Care Special Interest Group, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  31. 2000 - 2006
    MemberBoard of Directors, US International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  32. 1999 - 2007
    Question Writer Part I ExaminationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  33. 1999 - 2002
    SecretaryWound Care Special Interest Group, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  34. 1999 - present
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  35. 1998 - 2003
    MemberStaff Recruitment Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  36. 1998 - 2000
    PresidentMinnesota Physiatric Society
  37. 1997 - 2010
    MemberWound Care Special Interest Group, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  38. 1997 - 2002
    MemberMedical Education Committee, American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  39. 1996 - 1998
    Vice PresidentMinnesota Physiatric Society
  40. 1996 - 1997
    MemberDiversity Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  41. 1995 - 2011
    ChairAmputee Interdisciplinary Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  42. 1995
    Question Writer SCI ExamAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  43. 1994 - 1999
    MemberPatient and Family Health Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  44. 1994 - 1996
    Secretary/TreasurerMinnesota Physiatric Society
  45. 1993 - 2002
    ChairPatient and Family Health Education, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  46. 1993 - 2002
    MemberResident Selection Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  47. 1993 - present
    ConsultantVascular Ulcer Wound Healing Center, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  48. 1992 - 2000
    ChairSpinal Cord Injury Bladder Retraining Subcommittee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  49. 1991 - 2011
    MemberAmputee Interdisciplinary Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  50. 1991 - 2000
    MemberSpinal Cord Injury Bladder Retraining Subcommittee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  51. 1991 - 1995
    MemberSpinal Cord Injury Physicians Committee, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  52. 1991 - present
    MemberMinnesota Physiatric Society
  53. 1989 - present
    MemberAssociation of Academic Physiatrists
  54. 1989 - 1990
    MemberUndergraduate Medical Education Committee, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  55. 1989 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  56. 1989 - present
    MemberUS International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
  57. 1989 - present
    MemberAssociation of Children's Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics
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