Krystal Flores, DrPH, MPH

Krystal Flores, DrPH, MPH

Instructional Assistant Professor

Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences
6200 Tres Lagos Blvd.
McAllen, TX   78504

Phone: 956.271.1356
kflores27@tamu.edu

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Education and Training

  • Texas A&M University, School Public Health
    DrPH, Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences, 2019
  • Texas A&M University, School Public Health
    Certificate in Maternal and Child Health, 2019
  • Texas A&M University, Bush School of Government and Public
    ServiceCertificate in Nonprofit Management, 2017
  • Texas A&M University, School of Public Health
    MPH, Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences with a border health concentration, 2014
  • Texas A&M University - Kingsville
    BS, Biomedical Sciences, 2011

Research Interests

  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Border Health (Rio Grande Valley, TX)
  • Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention along the Texas - Mexico Border
  • Health disparities among vulnerable populations (including Latinas, adolescents, and immigrant children)

Brief Bio

Dr. Krystal Flores is an Instructional Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences at Texas A&M University's School of Public Health. She teaches and mentors students at the undergraduate and graduate level. Dr. Flores has worked with several organizations including the United States Border Health Commission, the National Maternal and Child Health Workforce Development Center, the Texas Department of State Health Services, and many local nonprofits in the Rio Grande Valley. Her experience has allowed her to cultivate a culture in which students feel inspired to pursue opportunities to serve others outside of the classroom. Additionally, she is an advocate for first generation, low income college students in the Rio Grande Valley