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CURRICULUM VITAE

Christine A. Restivo-Pritzl
Nurse Practitioner
Department of Medicine
Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Hub for Collaborative Medicine
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
09/1994 - 05/1998 associate's degree in nursing, Milwaukee Area Technical College, Milwaukee, WI
09/2002 - 05/2005 Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
09/2006 - 05/2009 Master of Science in Nursing, Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon, WI

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
06/2016 - Present Nurse Practitioner, Palliative Care, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital, W180 N8085 Town Hall Road, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
06/2016 - Present Nurse Practitioner, Palliative Care, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, Froedtert West Bend Hospital, 3200 Pleasant Valley Road, West Bend, WI 53095
06/2016 - Present Nurse Practitioner, Palliative Care, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, Froedtert Hospital, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
2000 - 2009 American Association of Neuroscience Nurses
2005 - 2009 American Epilepsy Society
03/2008 - Present American Association of Nurse Practitioners
09/2016 - Present Palliative Care Network of Wisconsin
09/2018 - Present Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses Association
2018 - Present Wisconsin Nurses Association
2019 - 2021 American Association of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
01/2019 - 12/2020 Election Coordinator, Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses Association of Greater Milwaukee Board, Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses Association
05/2019 - Present Board Member, Palliative Care Network of Wisconsin, Palliative Care Network of Wisconsin

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
12/2020 - Present Palliative Care Representative and Primary Preceptor, Critical Care Advanced Practice Provider Fellowship
2020 - Present Palliative Care Diversity and Inclusion Committee, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine
03/2021 - Present Palliative Care Inpatient Team Workgroup, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine
 

ROBERT D. AND PATRICIA E. KERN INSTITUTE FOR THE TRANSFORMATION OF MEDICAL EDUCATION AND NATIONAL TRANSFORMATION NETWORK ACTIVITIES:
07/01/2021 - Present Kern Kinetic3 Teaching Academy: Excellence in Teaching Track
07/2021 - Present Kern Foundational Themes in Medical Education Transformation Seminar Series
 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
02/1998 - 05/2005 Registered Nurse: Neurosciences Unit, Aurora Health Care, Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center, 2901 West Kinnickinnic River Parkway 53215
05/2005 - 10/2009 Registered Nurse, Clinical Coordinator: Regional Epilepsy Clinic, Aurora Health Care, 2801 West Kinnickinnic Avenue Suite 550, Milwaukee, WI 53215
10/2009 - 01/2014 Nurse Practitioner, Family Practice: Lakeshore Medical Clinic, 331 West Puetz Road, Oak Creek, WI 53154
01/2014 - 05/2016 Nurse Practitioner, Family Practice: ProHealth Care Moreland Family Medicine, 717 West Moreland Boulevard, Waukesha, WI 53188
06/2016 - 09/2018 Nurse Practitioner, Psychosocial Oncology: Medical College of Wisconsin, Division of Psychosocial Oncology, Department of Psychiatry, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226
09/2018 - Present Nurse Practitioner, Palliative Care: Medical College of Wisconsin, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, 9201 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee 53226

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:
2016 - 2018 Froedtert Hospital Cancer Center, clinic-based RN's and MA's: Distress Screening
2016 - 2018 Froedtert Hospital Cancer Center, clinic-based RN's and APP's: Assessment and Management of Suicidality in the Cancer Patient,
2018 - Present Froedtert Hospital, End of Life Nursing Consortium - Critical Care: Pain and Symptom Management at the End of Life
2018 - Present Froedtert Hospital, End of Life Nursing Consortium - Core: Pain and Symptom Management at the End of Life
2021 - Present Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, onboarding advanced practice providers: Introduction to Palliative Care
2021 - Present Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, onboarding advanced practice providers: Introduction to Pain Management, Opioids


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Reducing distress and depression in cancer patients during survivorship. (Molinaro J, Banerjee A, Lyndon S, Slocum S, Danhieux-Poole C, Restivo-Pritzl C, Uselmann AM, Wallace L, Knight JM) Psychooncology 2021 06;30(6):962-969
2. The Effect of Seizure Diagnosis upon Health-Related Quality of Life in Adolescent and School-Aged Children American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting 2006
3. Incidence of Inflammatory Response in Patients with Subdural Electrodes American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting 2007
4. Distress Screening Program: Froedtert Hospice and the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Centers American Psychosocial Oncology Society Annual Meeting February 2018