Faculty: Kristine Prazak
Kristine Prazak

Kristine A. Prazak, PA-C, M.S.
Assistant Professor
E-mail: kprazak@nyit.edu

Education

  • B.S. Applied Math and Statistics and Economics, December 1996, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY
  • B.S. Physician Assistant Studies, June 2002, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY
  • M.S. Post-Professional Masters in Physician Assistant Studies, May 2010, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY
  • New York State Advanced Certificate in Healthcare Management, May 2010

Academic and Clinical Appointments

  • 2012 - Present: Assistant Professor, Department of Physician Assistant Studies, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, N.Y.
  • 2008 – Present: Instructor, Infectious Disease Unit, Physician Assistant Program, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY
  • 2012 – Present: Physician Assistant, Winthrop University Hospital: Department of Orthopedics, Mineola, NY
  • 2008 – Present: Physician Assistant, Winthrop University Hospital: Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Mineola, NY
  • 2006 – 2008: Physician Assistant, Stony Brook University Medical Center: Division of Vascular Surgery, Stony Brook, NY
  • 2004 – 2010: Physician Assistant, NSLIJ - Plainview Hospital: Department of Surgery Plainview, NY
  • 2002 – 2008: Surgical Physician Assistant, Queens Hospital Center: Department of Surgery Jamaica, NY

Research Interests

  • Health promotion and disease prevention
  • Palliative care

Funded Grants

  • 2014-2015 Grant Consultant, Allen Foundation Award Web based Nutrition Education for Health Profession Students

Publications

  • Prazak, K.A. A puzzling lymphadenopathy. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants 2013; 26(9): 57–59

Presentations

  • Prazak, K.A. Ovarian Cancer: Why Does It Continue to Elude Us? New York State Society of Physician Assistants, Fall 2013 CME Conference

Professional Societies

  • Member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Member of the New York State Society of Physician Assistants
  • Allied Health member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology