Christine is a Project Specialist in the Department of Family Medicine and Geriatrics at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. She currently is the coordinator for the USC-LAC Training a Workforce in Interprofessional Geriatrics project, a Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), focused on improving recognition and care for patients who have cognitive impairment or have a dementia diagnosis, and who have significant medical co-morbidities. She is also involved with technical assistance for the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA) and assists with the Abuse Prevention Intervention Model (AIM) Project. Her main interests include older adults with dementia and their caregivers. She earned her Bachelors in Business Administration in Marketing from The College of William and Mary and her Masters in Science in Gerontology from California State University, Long Beach.