University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Kristin Hansen

SR RESEARCH SPEC

CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE Staff

CLINICAL SCIENCE CENTER
600 HIGHLAND AVE
MADISON, WI 53792-0001

Education

  • Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ – Bachelor of Science
  • School of Cardiac Ultrasound at the Arizona Heart Institute, Phoenix, Arizona – RDCS

Professional Activities

Kristin Hansen, BS, RDCS, RVT, is an Ultrasound Research Specialist at the Atherosclerosis Imaging Research Program within the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine where she is Associate Lab Manager. She is a member of the South-Central Wisconsin Ultrasound Society and American Society of Echocardiography.

Clinical Specialties

Kristin is an echo/vascular sonographer at UW Hospital and Clinics. She is a registered cardiac sonographer and registered vascular sonographer with the American Registry of Diagnostic Sonographers.

Research Interests

View Kristin Hansen's publications on MyNCBI Bibliography.

Kristin’s research interests are in ultrasound assessment of atherosclerosis and smoking cessation. Specific interests include arterial wall tissue and plaque characterization using ultrasound.