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Kristi Reynolds, PhD, MPH, FAHA

Professor

Dr. Kristi Reynolds is the Director of Epidemiologic Research for Kaiser Permanente Southern California. Dr. Reynolds has devoted her research to the prevention and treatment of chronic diseases, and to the quality of care and outcomes for patients with chronic diseases. She has authored or co-authored hundreds of peer-reviewed articles and presented at national and international scientific conferences. Dr. Reynolds has lectured on numerous topics, most recently about pharmacoepidemiology, and she serves as an editorial board member of several prominent journals.

Education and Training

  • BS, Boise State University
  • MPH, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
  • PhD, Epidemiology, Tulane University Graduate School

Years

Selected Prior Positions

2005-2007 Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
2007-2013 Research Scientist I, Department of Research & Evaluation
Kaiser Permanente Southern California
2013-2018 Research Scientist II, Department of Research & Evaluation
Kaiser Permanente Southern California
2015-2017 Associate Director of Epidemiologic Research, Department of Research & Evaluation
Kaiser Permanente Southern California
2017-present Director of Epidemiologic Research, Department of Research & Evaluation
Kaiser Permanente Southern California
2018-present Research Scientist III, Department of Research & Evaluation
Kaiser Permanente Southern California

Years

Selected Honors and Awards

2001 Delta Omega Public Health Honor Society
Eta Chapter
2003 Finalist, Jeremiah and Rose Stamler Research Award for New Investigators
American Heart Association, 43rd Annual Conference on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention
2008 Finalist, Scientific Sessions 2008 Poster Competition in Population Science
American Heart Association
2009 Outstanding Reviewer Recognition
Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety
2018 Fellow
American Heart Association

Selected Publications

Peer-reviewed research manuscripts

  • Greenlee RT, Go AS, Peterson PN, Cassidy-Bushrow AE, Gaber C, Garcia-Montilla R, Glenn KA, Gupta N, Gurwitz JH, Hammill SC, Hayes JJ, Kadish A, Magid DJ, McManus DD, Multerer D, Powers D, Reifler LM, Reynolds K, Schuger C, Sharma PP, Smith DH, Suits M, Sung SH, Varosy PD, Vidaillet HJ, Masoudi FA. Device therapies among patients receiving primary prevention implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs): Insights from the Cardiovascular Research Network Longitudinal Study of ICDs. J Am Heart Assoc 2018;7:pii:e008292. PMCID: PMC5907599
  • Reynolds K, Sayhah SH, Isom S, Divers J, Lawrence JM, Dabelea D, Mayer-Davis EJ, Imperatore G, Bell RA, Hamman RF. Mortality in youth-onset type 1 and type 2 diabetes: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study. J Diabetes Complications 2018;32:546-549.
  • Go AS, Reynolds K, Yang J, Gupta N, Lenane J, Sung SH, Harrison TN, Liu TI, Solomon MD. Association of Burden of atrial fibrillation and risk of ischemic stroke in adults with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: The KP-RHYTHM study. JAMA Cardiol 2018;3:601-608.
  • Nichols GA, Philip S, Reynolds K, Granowitz CB, Fazio S. Increased cardiovascular risk in hypertriclyceridemic patients with statin-controlled LDL cholesterol. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2018;103:3019-3027.
  • Sim J, Zhou H, Bhandari S, Wei R, Brettler J, Tran-Nguyen J, Handler J, Shimbo D, Jacobsen S, Reynolds K. Low systolic blood pressure from treatment and association with serious falls/syncope. Am J Prev Med. 2018;55:488-496.