Founder and President of Senior Care Central and IRC
Dr. Kristen L. Mauk, PhD, DNP, RN, CRRN, GCNS-BC, GNP-BC, FAAN
Kristen is President and co-founder of SCC. She is an expert in gerontological and rehabilitation nursing and a Fellow of the esteemed American Academy of Nursing. An University Professor of Nursing for over 25 years, Dr. Mauk has nearly 40 years of clinical and educational experience in rehabilitation and gerontological nursing and teaches courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. She recognizes the value of helping older adults age in place by having nursing students as care providers in the home, and she seeks to share her insights and expertise with you through the SCC community.
In addition to being an award-winning teacher, Dr. Mauk is also an author and consultant. She has authored or edited eight books, including two that were recognized with an AJN Book of the Year Award. She has served on editorial boards for professional nursing journals, authored numerous articles and book chapters, and is a frequent presenter at conferences. She maintains an active consulting practice including case management and legal nurse consulting.