Kristen Mueller, MD

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine


  • B.A., Biology and Spanish: St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN 2005
  • M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 2010


  • Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 2014

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Emergency Medicine Board Eligible
  • Missouri Board of the Healing Arts
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Honors and Awards

  • CORD Clinical Pathologic Conference Best Faculty Presenter, Nashville, TN, 2016
  • CORD Clinical Pathologic Conference Best Resident Presenter, Atlanta, GA, 2013

Recent Publications

Peer reviewed manuscripts

  1. Mueller, K.L., Chirumbole, D. & Naganathan, S. Counseling on Access to Lethal Means in the Emergency Department: A Script for Improved Comfort. Community Ment Health J (2020).
  2. Al Lulla, M., MS; LinLin Tian, MD, PhD; Hawnwan Philip Moy, MD; Kristen Mueller, MD; and Bridgette Svancarek, MD. (2020). The EMS Suicide Threat. EMS World, 49(2), 46-48.
  3. Naganathan, S., & Mueller, K. L. (2019). Physician Documentation of Access to Firearms in Suicidal Patients in the Emergency Department. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health, 20(5).
  4. Mueller, K.L. and Ranney, M.L. (2019), Our Lane Needs All of Us. Acad Emerg Med, 26: 115-116. doi:10.1111/acem.13675
  5. Mueller, K., McCammon, C., Skrupky, L., & Fuller, B. M. (2015). Vancomycin Use in Patients Discharged From the Emergency Department: A Retrospective Observational Cohort StudyThe Journal of emergency medicine49(1), 50–57.
  6. Fuller, B. M., Mohr, N., Skrupky, L., Mueller, K., & McCammon, C. (2013). Emergency Department vancomycin use: dosing practices and associated outcomesThe Journal of emergency medicine44(5), 910–918.
  7. de Anda, H., Dibble, T., Schlaepfer, C., Foraker, R., & Mueller, K. (2018). A Cross-Sectional Study of Firearm Injuries in Emergency Department PatientsMissouri medicine115(5), 456–462.
  8. Mueller K, McCammon C, Skrupky L, Fuller BM. Vancomycin Use in Patients Discharged from the Emergency Department: A Retrospective Observational Cohort Study. J Emerg Med. Submitted 2014
  9. Fuller BM, Mohr N, Skrupky L, Mueller K, McCammon C. Emergency Department Vancomycin Use: Dosing Practices and Associated Outcomes. J Emerg Med. 2012 December; (12) 1208-5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23260465
  10. McCollum AM, Mueller K, Villegas L, Udhayakumar V, Escalante AA. Common origin and fixation of P. falciparum dhfr and dhps mutations associated with sulfadoxine-pyramethamine resistance in a low transmission area of South America. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 2007 June; 51 (6): 2085-91