Johnston, Mike

Mike Johnston

Associate Provost for Faculty and Student Success
Professor of Internal Medicine

Curriculum Vitae


  • D.O. in Internal Medicine, Kansas City College of Osteopathic Medicine, 1973
  • B.S. in Chem/Biology, Texas A&M at Commerce, 1969

Teaching Interests/Courses

  • Cardiovascular/Pulmonary
  • 3rd & 4th Year Didactics
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Gastrointerology
  • Endocrinology


  • Lifetime Achievement Award
    Contribution to the medical profession for greater than 30 years. Heroes in Healthcare Award, 01/2010
  • Master Fellow in American College of Osteopathic Internist
    Contribution to the profession for teaching and service, 10/2005
  • Internist of the Year
    Dedication to professional excellence and standard of patient care, 10/2001

Professional Affiliations

  • Vice Dean, College of Osteopathic Medicine, 12/2013 - Present, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences


  • Sr. Assistant Dean, Office of Clinical Education, 07/2012 - Present, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
    Assistant Dean supervising 3rd- and 4th-year students on clinical clerkships in Kansas City


  • Professor, Internal Medicine, 01/2000 - 06/2012, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
    Active teacher for medical students


Physician Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Community Service

  • Member, 1/1/2009 - Present, Woods Chapel United Methodist Church
    Lee's Summit, MO

Outside Interests

  • Baseball, Basketball & Football Fan
  • Golfing