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Kristi Reynolds, PhD, MPH

Research Scientist II
Research & Evaluation
100 S. Los Robles Ave
Pasadena, CA 91101
Phone: 626-564-5103
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  • PhD, Epidemiology, Tulane University Graduate School, New Orleans, Louisiana

  • MPH, Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana

  • BS, Environmental Health, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho

Research Interests

Dr. Kristi Reynolds is an epidemiologist with research interests in the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Her work includes studies of risk factors for heart disease, stroke, diabetes and end-stage renal disease, trends in diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease rates, prevention of hypertension, atrial fibrillation and stroke, and quality of care among overweight and obese patients. Additionally, Dr. Reynolds serves on the KPSC Medication Adherence Steering Committee and is involved in studies to examine methods of measuring medication adherence, reasons for primary nonadherence and health care interventions to improve medication adherence. She is a former scholar of the NIH-funded Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health (BIRCWH) program. Dr. Reynolds serves on the Hypertension editorial board and is the site principal investigator for several NIH and AHRQ funded collaborations.

Studies Publications