Dr. Susan Kristiniak


Biography:

Dr. Susan Kristiniak holds several accredited degrees, a Bachelors of Science degree in Nursing (BSN) from Gwynedd Mercy College; a Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) in Integrative Health from University of Phoenix, and a Doctorate in Healthcare Administration (DHA) from University of Phoenix School for Advanced Studies.  She holds clinical practice certifications in aromatherapy and is a Reiki Master practitioner and co-chairs the Integrative Nursing Council.

Dr. Susan is a nursing leader in a Philadelphia suburban, community, teaching hospital, Abington Memorial Hospital where she manages a palliative care program and the pastoral care department.  She has developed educational programming in Integrative Nursing Care and pain management across the healthcare system.  She has conducted multiple research studies using integrative nursing practices.  Dr. Susan has presented at both national and international conferences in the area of Integrative nursing practices.

Dr. Susan is certified as an Advanced Holistic Nurse by the American Holistic Nurses Certification Corporation (AHNCC).

Dr. Susan has over 30 years of nursing practice spanning direct patient care to nursing leadership.  She has focused on her passion of the integration of holistic nursing care and self care practices.

Dr. Susan Kristiniak can be reached at skristiniak@comcast.net