Central Valley Health Policy Institute
Christy Oberholtzer, RN, MPH
Fidelity & Protocol Research Associate and Communications Specialist
Christy is an intensive care registered nurse that has been working with CVHPI for nearly five years. During her time here she has worked on projects related to breastfeeding and prenatal care. Christy was the Project Manager of the Glow! Feasibility Study and integral in launching the PCORI funded EMBRACE Prenatal Care Study. She currently works on EMBRACE as a research associate working on protocols and fidelity. Christy also handles all communications and social media for EMBRACE. She hopes to expand her public health work into the policy realm in the future.
In her free time, Christy enjoys the mountains and spending time with her nieces. She loves to bake cakes for her office and hospital co-workers and local foster children.