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Sep 19 2014

Dynamic, Radical Solutions Needed: 2014 Cybersecurity Conference Highlights

Sep 19 2014

NYIT Engineering Professor Wins NIH Grant for Robotics Research

Sep 17 2014

NYIT Holds Convocation for Medical and Health Professions Students

Sep 11 2014

NYIT Medical Researcher Wins NIH Grant for Cardiac Studies

Sep 09 2014

NYIT Ranked in Top Tier of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2015 Edition

Faculty: 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