Marcia Katz, M.D.

Marcia Katz, M.D.

Dr. Katz is the Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs at the UCF College of Medicine. She is board certified in pulmonary disease, internal medicine, and critical care medicine. At UCF Health, her practice focuses on the multidisciplinary care of patients with lung disease, including asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), bronchiectasis, and interstitial lung disease. She is a nationally recognized expert in the care of adults with cystic fibrosis.


Dr. Katz received her M.D. at Boston University School of Medicine after earning an undergraduate degree in biology at Brown University. She did her internal medicine residency at Boston City Hospital and her fellowship training in pulmonary and critical care from The Pulmonary Center at Boston University School of Medicine.


Prior to coming to UCF in 2016, Dr. Katz served in multiple leadership roles at the Baylor College of Medicine. She was Associate Chair of Medicine for Clinical Affairs, Medical Director of the Department of Medicine for the Faculty Group Practice, and Chief of Adult Medicine at Texas Children’s Hospital/The Pavilion for Women. She was the director of the Maconda Brown O’Connor, Ph.D. Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center at Baylor College of Medicine, where she was also the Brown Foundation Endowed Professor of Adult Cystic Fibrosis.  She led the clinical mission of practice sites and affiliated institutions with a renewed focus on patient-centered care with the highest quality and safety. As head of adult medicine at TCH, she planned and helped build the Pavilion for Women, a state-of-the-art 110-bed OB-GYN hospital that opened in 2012.