Analytics Consultant - Infection Prevention
Northwestern Memorial Healthcare
Kristen Metzger, MPH, CIC, FAPIC is currently an Analytics Consultant specializing in Infection Prevention data at Northwestern Memorial Healthcare in Chicago, Illinois. After completing her Master's degree in Hospital and Molecular Epidemiology at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, Kristen completed a 2 year CDC/CSTE Applied Epidemiology Fellowship at the Chicago Department of Public. She then began her career as an Infection Preventionist (IP) at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. After 5 years in the clinical IP role, Kristen moved to the Analytics department to focus on transforming the use of infection data across the healthcare system. Areas of interest and specialty include: infection prevention in oncology patients, CLABSI reduction, VAE, outbreak investigation, surveillance systems, NHSN data analysis, data automation and visualization.
Thursday, June 13
3:45 PM – 4:15 PM