Kahra Nix, MD, FAAEM

Academic Rank

Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine


Associate Program Director,  Emergency Medicine Residency
Director of Resident Education, Ultrasound Division

Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill    
  • Residency: Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Fellowship: Emergency Ultrasound, Emory University School of Medicine

ABMS Board Certifications and Designations

  • American Board of Emergency Medicine

Select Awards/Achievements

  • Outstanding Faculty Educator: Emory University School of Medicine Spring 2020, 2021, and 2022
  • Charlotte Business Journal Excellence in Healthcare 2015 - Winner: Community Advocate for work founding PATCH 
  • Zollicoffer-Cross Community Health Fellowship 2015-2016 Recognized for work founding PATCH 
  • Eugene S Mayer Honor Society for Community Service 


  • Ultrasound
  • Mentorship
  • Graduate Medical Education