Kristen VanDerelzen, MPH, CIC
Infection Prevention and Epidemiology Project Manager at University of Michigan Health System
 

Kristen VanderElzen

Kristen VanderElzen is an Infection Prevention and Epidemiology Project Manager at the University of Michigan (Michigan Medicine) Health System. She has worked in Infection Prevention for 22 years and has specialized in Construction and Renovation, Facilities Planning, Ambulatory Care Services, High Level Disinfection and Pediatrics in her career.  Specific areas of study and interest include topics such as construction contractor education, construction risk assessment and concerns related to water and environmentally-linked infections, HVAC (monitoring and pressure relationships), interior design and mechanicals (sink and plumbing fixture design). Kristen is the lead for construction/renovation and the Water Management Team at Michigan Medicine.