Dr. Kristina Kramer is board-certified in Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine. Currently, she is the Medical Director of the Intensive Critical Care Units of John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek, CA. She majored in biochemistry at Vassar before completing her M.D.at the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia in 1996. In 2002, she relocated from the northeast to California and joined Respiratory Medical Group.
With front-line workers becoming the first to receive the new COVID vaccine — even as virus infections are reaching unprecedented levels nationwide — Seiji Hayashi ’91, a Vassar on the Front Lines contributor himself, sat down with his classmate Kristina Krama ’91 to talk about how Intensivists are holding up and what we can all do to help stop the spread.