Specialty in Medical Communications
Kristina has held diverse roles in the pharmaceutical and clinical diagnostics industries during a career in medical communications spanning more than two decades, ranging from viral diagnostics research to strategic publications management. She received an undergraduate degree in Microbiology from Rutgers University (1995) and will graduate with a Master of Public Health from Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine in 2022. In her current role as a medical writer and communications consultant, she has developed content for academic, community practice and patient audiences. She has a long-standing devotion to creating content that helps patients make informed health decisions and drives advancements in care.
Kristina is a passionate supporter of the healthcare and emotional support needs of vulnerable or isolated patient populations. Her work in public health is driven by a determination to create innovative programs to improve outcomes in chronically underserved communities. She has trained in tai chi instruction with a focus on potential health benefits and currently co-directs a tai chi and meditation program for trauma survivors. She plans to further her reach to underserved groups with integrative health approaches such as tai chi to improve individual perceptions of wellness, self-advocacy, and community capacity, all of which should positively impact population-wide health outcomes.
Education and training
1990-1995 - BS (Microbiology), Cook College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
2020-2022 - Master of Public Health, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Member, American Medical Writers Association