Kristie Hotchkiss currently works as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse at Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven, CT on the Inpatient Surgical Urology Service for over 5 years and was recently promoted to the Lead Position. In this role she covers the inpatient service, assists with consults & procedures, as well as first assists the robotic cases in the OR. She is also a liaison within the department and hospital. Prior to becoming an APRN, Kristie attended Central Connecticut State University and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing & Minor in Spanish degree. She then worked as a Registered Nurse in multiple Emergency Departments in Central Connecticut for numerous years, while going back to school and earning her Master’s of Science in Family Nurse Practitioner studies degree graduating Cum Laude from Southern Connecticut State University.