Contact Information

  • Office Phone: 270-417-7700

Website: Owensboro Health Medical Group - Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Katie Melvin

Katie Melvin, APRN, CNM

Specializing in Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • One Health
Gender:
Female
Year joined staff:
2018
Year began practicing in specialty:
2018

Languages

  • English

Education & Training

Education

2009
George Mason University, B.S. in Biology, concentration in Microbiology
2013
University of North Carolina, Master's of Public Health
2016
Yale University, Nursing
2018
Yale University, Master's of Science in Nursing

Biography

Certifications

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Provider
  • American Red Cross Basic Life Support 

Professional Memberships

  • Active member of Honors Society in Nursing - Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Mu Chapter

Physician Profile

Yale-educated nurse midwife, Kathryn Melvin, came to Owensboro Health with experience working with women ages 13 to 85 to provide pre and post-natal care as well as routine gynecological care. She has published on the topic of the use of antidepressants while breastfeeding further proving her expertise. In addition, Ms. Melvin concentrated on the role of diabetes in women's health while studying for her second master's degree. 

Board Certified

  • AMCB
  • CNM
  • NCC
  • WHNP

Licenses

  • Connecticut 
  • Virginia

Publications

• Moulder, J., Siedhoff, M., Melvin, K., Jarvis, E., Hobbs, K., & Garrett, J. (2017). Risk of appendiceal endometriosis among women with deep –infiltrating endometriosis. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 139(2), 149-154. http://doi.org/10.1002/ijgo.12286.


• Sriraman, N., Melvin, K, & Meltzer-Brody, S. (2015). AMB Clinical Protocol #18: Use of Antidepressants in Breastfeeding Mothers. Breastfeeding Medicine, 10(6), 290-299. DOI: 10.1089/bfm.2015.29002