Kristen is a part of Dr. Jessie Merlin’s team, serving as program manager for the CHAMPP Clinical Research Center. In her role, she oversees day-to-day operations, manages internal meetings and communication, and develops collaborative efforts with external personnel. She also is responsible for several of Dr. Merlin’s research projects, where she manages all stages of research project coordination.
Kristen attended Penn State University, where she graduated in 2018 with a BS in BioBehavioral Health and a minor in Health Policy & Administration. She is now attending Pitt Graduate School of Public Health to earn her Master’s in Public Health with a focus in health policy and management.
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