Kristine Krafts

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Curriculum Vitae

Kristine Krafts, M.D.
kkrafts@umn.edu

Education

Resident in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

July 1995 – November 2001
University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
John Crosson, M.D., Director

Molecular Diagnostics Fellow

July 1998 – June 1999
University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Ronald McGlennen, M.D., Director

Hematopathology Fellow

July 1997 – June 1998
University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Richard D. Brunning, M.D., Director

Medical Doctor

Sept. 1990 – June 1995
University of Minnesota School of Medicine – Minneapolis

Bachelor of Arts in Russian Civilization

Sept. 1985 – June 1989
Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts
Minor: International Relations

Positions

Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry (2005 – present)
Assistant Professor, Department of Basic Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Medicine (2001 – present) 

Awards

2015-2016 Graduate-Professsional Distinguished Teacher Award
University of Minnesota

2014-2015 Faculty of the year (Class of 2016)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2013-2014 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, First Year Class
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2012-2013 Faculty of the Year (Class of 2015)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2011-2012 Faculty of the Year (Class of 2014)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2011-2012 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, Second Year Class
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2010-2011 Faculty of the Year (Class of 2013)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2008-2009 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, Runner up, First Year Class
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2008-2009 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, Second Year Class
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2008-2009 Faculty of the Year (Class of 2011)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2007-2008 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2006-2007 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, Runner up
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2005-2006 Faculty of the Year (Class of 2009)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2004-2005 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, Runner up
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2003-2004 Clinical Teacher of the Year
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2001-2002 Clinical Teacher of the Year
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2000-2001 Clinical Teacher of the Year
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

Websites

PathologyStudent.com
Educational website for beginning pathology students.
Responsible for all content, website design, development and maintenance.
Provides Path Bites and Blog Posts newsletters with over 16,000 subscribers
April 2009 – present.

DentalStudentPathology.com
Educational website for dental students in my General Pathology course at the University of MN School of Dentistry.
Provides illustrated general pathology lecture series, study materials, and resources.
Responsible for all content, website design, development and maintenance.
September 2005 – present.

GeneralHistology.com
Educational website for dental students in my General Histology course at the University of MN School of Dentistry.
Provides illustrated general histology lecture series, study materials, and resources.
Responsible for all content, website design, development and maintenance.
August 2014 – present.

Medical and Dental School Teaching

General Histology, U of MN Dental School
Course Director and Sole Lecturer
2014 – present    

General and Systemic Pathology, U of MN School of Dentistry
Course Director and Main Lecturer
2005 – present  

Endocrine and Reproductive Systems, U of MN Medical School, Duluth
Course Director and Pathology Lecturer
2006 – 2017

Hematopoiesis and Host Defenses, U of MN Medical School, Duluth
Course Director and Pathology Lecturer
2005 – present

 

Publications

Krafts KP. Hematopathology Compendium. June 2012. eBook available on www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP. 2014. Tissue Repair. In: Wexler, P. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Toxicology, 3rd edition vol 4. Elsevier Inc., Academic Press, pp. 577-583.

Yang N, Ray SD, Krafts KP. 2014. Cell Proliferation. In: Wexler, P. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Toxicology, 3rd edition vol 1. Elsevier Inc., Academic Press, pp. 761-765.

Hempelmann E, Krafts KP. Bad air, amulets and mosquitoes: 2,000 years of changing perspectives on malaria. Malaria Journal 12:232-245, 2013.

Krafts KP. Hematopathology Compendium. June 2012. eBook available on www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP, Hempelmann E, Skórska-Stania A. From methylene blue to chloroquine: A brief review of the development of antimalarial therapy. Parasitology Research 111:1-6, June 2012. 

Krafts KP. General Pathology Compendium. March 2012. eBook available on www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP. Anatomic Pathology Compendium. January 2012. eBook available on www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP, Hempelmann E, Oleksyn B. In search of the malarial parasite: Biographical sketches of the blood stain contributors. Parasitology Research 109:521-529, September 2011. 

Krafts KP. Top 10 Anemias to Know for Boards. May 2011, November 2014. eBook available on www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP. Clot or Bleed: A Painless Guide for People Who Hate Coag. April 2011. eBook available on Amazon.com (for Kindle), iBooks, and www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP, Editor. The Malachowski-Wright-Giemsa Stain in the New Millennium, part 2 of special issue. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(2), April 2011.

Ward PCJ, Glassy EF, Kroft SH, Krafts KP. A mysterious malady: The Malachowski-Wright-Giemsa stain to the rescue. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(2):82-93, April 2011.

Krafts KP, Pambuccian S. Romanowsky staining in cytopathology: History, advantages and limitations. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(2):89-92, April 2011.

Krafts KP, Editor. The Malachowski-Wright-Giemsa Stain in the New Millennium, part I of special issue. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(1), February 2011.

Krafts KP. The Malachowski-Wright-Giemsa stain: a many-splendored thing. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(1):5-6, February 2011.

Krafts KP, Hempelmann E, Oleksyn B. The color purple: From royalty to laboratory, with apologies to Malachowski. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(1):7-35, February 2011.

Krafts KP. The Complete But Not Obsessive Hematopathology Guide. January 2011. eBook available on Amazon.com (for Kindle), iBooks, and www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP. Tissue repair: The hidden drama. Organogenesis 6(4):1-9, 2010.
*Note: name change from Woronzoff-Dashkoff to Krafts in 2003

Stelow EB, Skeate R, Wahi MM, Kjeldahl K, McKeon D, Larkin S, Woronzoff K, Pambuccian SE. Pap test discrepancies and follow-up histology. Diagnostic Cytopathology 29(2):111-5, 2003.

Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP. The Wright-Giemsa stain. Secrets revealed. Clinics in Laboratory Medicine 22(1):15-23, 2002.

Wick MJ, Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP, McGlennen RC. The molecular characterization of fatal infectious mononucleosis. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 117(4):582-8, 2002.

Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP, McGlennen RC. Bone marrow transplant engraftment monitoring in Methods in Molecular Biology: Molecular Pathology Protocols. 49:211-226. The Humana Press, Totowa, NJ, 2000.

Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP, Litz CE. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia in a case of essential thrombocythemia. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 106(2):206-208, 1996.

Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP, Blomberg DJ. Renal osteodystrophy. American Society of Clinical Pathologists Check Sample Series: Hematopathology 2(10):141-152, 1996.

Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP. The Ehrlich-Chenzinsky-Plehn-Malachowski-Romanowsky-Nocht-Jenner-May-Grünwald-Leishman-Reuter-Wright-Giemsa-Lillie-Roe-Wilcox stain: The mystery unfolds. Clinics in Laboratory Medicine 13(4):759-771, 1993.

 

Invited Presentations

The History of the Blood Stain, 2011
Krafts K, Hempelmann E, Oleksyn B
Presented by European coauthors
International Edelstein Color Symposium, Tel Aviv, Israel

Biphenotypic Acute Leukemia, 2009
Lake Superior Pathology Society, Duluth, MN

Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma, 2007
Lake Superior Pathology Society, Duluth, MN

The Pap smear revisited: Thin-layer preparations and HPV testing, 2001
Grand Rounds, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

The molecular characterization of fatal infectious mononucleosis, 1998
Poster presentation
Association of Molecular Pathology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA

Lennert lymphoma, 1995
Lake Superior Pathology Society, Duluth, MN

T- and NK-cell post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders, 1995
Lake Superior Pathology Society, Duluth, MN

Anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, 1994
Lake Superior Pathology Society, Duluth, MN

Monocytoid B-cell lymphoma, 1994
Lake Superior Pathology Society, Duluth, MN

Etiology of ovarian teratomata: an historical perspective, 1993
Lake Superior Pathology Society, Duluth, M