Kristen Audet was a Population Health Service Fellow from
2011 until 2013, with a dual placement at the Wisconsin Division of Public
Health in Madison and the Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative
in Sauk City. During the Fellowship, she received specialized communication
training at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Prior to the Fellowship, Kristen
earned a B.A. in English, a Master of Public Health (MPH), and a Juris Doctor
As a Fellow, Kristen gained experiencethat
has helped her to be more effective in her current position as the Life Safety
Coordinator at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. She works
under hospital administration, ensuring compliance with state and federal
regulatory authorities regarding the environment of care, life safety, and
emergency management, with a specific focus on emergency management
preparedness and response.
Kristen recently bought a house in Madison and added a
puppy to her family, increasing her “pet count” to 4!