Kristi Wees – Patient Advocate

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Chief Patient Advocacy Officer, Empowered Medical Advocacy

Kristi Wees received her bachelors degree in chemistry from The Pennsylvania State University where she was one of the inaugural graduates of the Schreyer’s Honors College.  She went on to complete her masters degree studies at UCLA in Chemistry.  Utilizing her extensive industrial, academic and research experience, as well as, hands on medical and clinical know-how, Kristi navigated her own daughter’s medical journey back to restored health.  Through this process, Kristi became a passionate advocate for all children no matter what the diagnosis and all of her work is founded on the belief that every family deserves the best quality of life together with their child.