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Jul 17 2014

Medical Students Transition from Classroom to Clinic

Jul 15 2014

NYIT Awards Research Grants

Jul 15 2014

NYIT’s M.S. in Instructional Technology Approved in Abu Dhabi

Jul 10 2014

NYIT Names Executive Director for Abu Dhabi Campus

Jul 10 2014

NYIT Researcher Continues Discoveries of Links Between Thyroid Hormones and Heart Health

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