Kristianne Oristian, PhD

Kristianne Oristian, PhD, is SFA’s Program Manager, Engagement and Research. Her duties include assisting in the development and coordination of the organization’s patient engagement and education efforts and supporting SFA’s research programs.

Prior to working for SFA, Oristian completed her Postdoctoral research at Duke in the laboratory of Dr. David Kirsch in the Department of Radiation Oncology-Cancer Biology. She earned a PhD in Pharmacology from Duke University and her bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from Elon University in Elon, N.C.