Kristen is a certified pediatric nurse practitioner who has over 14 years of experience in nursing, including time in both surgical and pediatric intensive care units. Her clinical interests include health promotion through positive living choices with an emphasis on exercise and nutrition, in particular for the non-athletic, newly active child. Additionally, she is certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and is a board certified lactation consultant (IBCLC). Outside of practice, she has dedicated much of her time to community involvement and volunteer work. Kristen also enjoys yoga, gardening, and participating in triathlons.
Philosophy Of Care
“I believe health promotion is a family-based experience to be supported, shared and enjoyed by all.”
Graduate EducationMaster of Science in Nursing, University of Michigan, 2012
Undergraduate EducationBachelor of Science in Nursing, Wayne State University, 1998
Other DistinctionsMember, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners