Dr. Kimberli Taylor Lambert, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a member of the Division of Cardiology.

Dr. Lambert completed her bachelor's degree in psychology at Spelman College in Atlanta. She earned her medical degree at Meharry Medical College in Nashville. She completed internal medicine residency training at the University of Maryland in Baltimore, followed by a fellowship in cardiology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.

Dr. Lambert joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2014. She is currently a cardiologist at the North Texas VA Health Care System in Dallas and is the director of the EKG/Holter/Stress lab.

Dr. Lambert’s clinical interests include cardiovascular health disparities, with a special focus on eliminating cardiovascular disease in minorities and women. 

Dr. Lambert is a member of the Association of Black Cardiologists and the National Medical Association.

Dr. Lambert supports her local community through outreach programs, health fairs, and public speaking to bring awareness to high-risk communities. 


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Assessment of commonly available education materials in heart failure clinics.
Taylor-Clarke K, Henry-Okafor Q, Murphy C, Keyes M, Rothman R, Churchwell A, Mensah GA, Sawyer D, Sampson UK J Cardiovasc Nurs 2012 Nov-Dec 27 6 485-94

Honors & Awards

  • Cardiologist-in-Training Representative to the Board of Directors
    Association of Black Cardiologists, Inc. (2010-2012)
  • The Dr. Jay Brown Memorial Cardiologist-in-Training Abstract Award
    Association of Black Cardiologist, Inc. Annual Scientific Session, Atlanta, GA (2010)
  • The Gabriel F. and Harriet B. Lefebvre Endowed Memorial Scholarship
    Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN (2003)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Association of Black Cardiologists (2003)
  • National Medical Association (2000)