Kala A Christopherson, DNP, RN, FNP-C
Kala Christopherson is a Family Nurse Practitioner Track Co-coordinator and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing for the Department of Graduate Studies at the UTHealth School of Nursing. She has been with the Cizik School of Nursing since 2013 teaching in the Family Nurse Practitioner and Doctorate of Nursing Practice programs.
She received a Bachelor's of Science in Community Health from Texas A&M University and her Master's of Science in Nursing from Vanderbilt University. She received her Doctorate of Nursing Practice degree from Texas Woman's University.
She has a background as a Family Nurse Practitioner working with the indigent community and also with oncology focused on Multiple Myeloma, Leukemia and Lymphoma. She currently volunteers at a clinic for the underserved in North Houston.