Kristen Kowalski, NP-C, earned her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Massachusetts in Lowell, MA. She initially earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Salve Regina University in Newport, RI. Additionally, she earned a Palliative Care and End of Life Nursing Certificate from the University of Massachusetts at Lowell. Prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner, Kristen provided patient care as a registered nurse at Mass General Hospital in the Complex Medical Telemetry Unit. Most recently, she has spent time at the Family Health Center as a Nurse Practitioner providing primary care and aiding in Precepting and mentoring NP students. Whenever Kristen has free time she enjoys traveling!