Kathryn Trayes, MD

Doctor Trayes is Assistant Professor of Family and Community Medicine  for Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. She completed her undergraduate studies at Wake Forest University and her medical studies and family medicine residency at Jefferson.  She is board-certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.

Doctor Trayes’ clinical interests are in dermatology for the primary care physician and women’s health, with a particular focus on breast cancer survivors.  She has published several contributions in peer-reviewed medical journals and has served as a senior consultant for textbooks focusing on  medical student preparation for the USMLE.

In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Trayes also serves as a leader in medical education as Associate Dean in the Office of Student Affairs and Career Counseling at Sydney Kimmel Medical College.  In this role, she represents the Medical College on numerous committees, as well as overseeing  production of the Medical Student Performance Evaluations which are used in the residency application process.  Additionally, she has been on the Board of Directors of the Physician Aid Association of the Delaware Valley.