Kristine Schulz, DrPH, MPH, is a researcher with the Division of Head & Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences at Duke University Medical Center. She is co-investigator on several NIH funded initiatives including the national CHEER Practice-based research network and two training& mentorship grants in hearing & communication sciences, along with several foundation-sponsored studies. Dr. Schulz works with large national datasets and staffs a national task force of practice-based researchers and surgical residents exploring and publishing on key topics in otolaryngology. She is interested in exploring approaches to aggregate and display data in compelling ways to maximize its utility for all audiences patient/provider/researcher. Dr. Schulz collaborates on national data and research initiatives with the AAO where she served as their Chief Research Officer. She received her MPH from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey at Rutgers and her DrPH from Loma Linda University.