Christina Blackburn

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Clinical Education and Technology Development Consultant
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New School

Doctoral Student
Thomas Jefferson University

Christina Blackburn is a second-year population health science doctoral student at Thomas Jefferson University. She received her undergraduate degree from Indiana University Bloomington in Public Health and her Master of Science in Management from Indiana Wesleyan University. Christina is originally from Philadelphia but has been a New York City resident since the summer of 2022.

Christina won three major healthcare innovation awards from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in 2020 and 2021 for her research and early-stage work on intervening in violence against women and children through emergency medicine. She has now extended her work to address first responders and all medical teams' unique needs when caring for this vulnerable population. Her research centers around developing precision educational experiences and innovative support for those working daily on the frontline of this chronic public health crisis.