Kira Zwygart

Kira Zwygart, MD

Associate Dean, College of Medicine Family Medicine

Associate Dean, Office of Student Affairs

Professor, Family Medicine

Professor, College of Medicine Department of Medical Education

Contact Info 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd
MDC 13
Tampa FL 33612

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Academic Phone:(813) 974-2068

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  • MD, Medicine, University of South Florida, 1998


  • Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (member, 2001 - Present)
  • American Academy of Family Physicians (member, 2001 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Smith A LaRock M Zwygart K. It’s All about Relationships – Teaching From a Distance. Medical Science Educator,. 26: 195-198., 2016.
  • Bahner I Stevenson F Zwygart K. Vertical Integration of Basic Science: Returning the Basic Sciences to the Final Medical School Year using Individuated, Career-Specific Short Courses. Medical Science Educator. 25: 481-482, 2015.
  • Coris EE, Sahebzamani F, Curtis A, Jennings J, Walz SM, Nugent D, Reese E, Zwygart KK, Konin JG, Pescasio M, Drezner JA. Preparticipation cardiovascular screening among National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Institutions Br J Sports Med. 47(3) : 182-4, 2013.
  • Woodard LJ, Havercamp SM, Zwygart KK, Perkins EA. An Innovative Clerkship Module Focused on Patients With Disabilities Academic Medicine. 87(4) , 2012.
  • Zwygart K, Woodard L, Havercamp S, Brooks B. Abstracts from the Proceedings of the 2011 Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) Conference on Medical Student Education: Assessment Tools for Measuring Students’ Ability to Care for Patients with Disabilities and Preliminary Outcomes Teaching and Learning in Medicine. 24(1) : 93-94, 2012.
  • Coris E, Pescasio M, Zwygart K, Gonzalez E, Farrar T, Bryan S, Konin J, McElroy T. Office-Based Ultrasound in Sports Medicine Practice. Clinical journal of sport medicine: official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine. 21(1) : 57-61, 2011.
  • Johns T, Lawrence E, Martini L, Dunn G, Thompson Z, Zwygart K. Smoking Cessation in Family Medicine: Effects of an Area Health Education Center Training Program. Journal of Graduate Medical Education. , 2010.
  • Coris E, Fletcher M, Pescasio M, Renelus D, Zwygart K. Imaging in Sports Medicine - An Overview. US Musculoskeletal Review. 5, 2010.
  • Coris E, Mehra S, Walz S, Duncanson R, Jennings J, Nugent D, Zwygart K, Pescasio M. Gastrointestinal Temperature Trends in Football Linemen During Physical Exertion Under Heat Stress. Southern Medical Journal. , 2009.