Kristen Thompson BS, MPAS, PA-C

  • Physician Assistant

Specialized Areas of Interest

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Hospital Privileges

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Professional Organization Membership

American Academy of Physician Assistants
Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants

Education & Training

  • BSc, Carlow University, 2002
  • MSc, Physician Assistant Studies, Chatham University, 2004

Honors & Awards

  • Advance Practice Provider of the Year, UPMC, 2022

Selected Publications

Albright AL, Thompson K, Carlos S, Minnigh MB. Cerebrospinal fluid baclofen concentrations in patients undergoing continuous intrathecal baclofen therapyDev Med Child Neurol 49(6):423-5, 2007.