About Cristina (Tina) Valdez
Cristina (Tina) Valdez is a New Jersey native and received her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing at Seton Hall University. Her professional career includes experiences in bedside critical care and cardiac catheterization labs. Most recently, she has worked in the cardiac catheterization lab at Morristown Medical Center, where she was well-involved in structural heart procedures. Tina continued to work full-time while she received her Master’s Degree in Nursing at Seton Hall University where she graduated with honors.
Tina’s professional nursing activities include memberships in the American Association of Critical Care Nurses for which she is certified as a critical care nurse and board certified in the American Association of Critical Care Nurses as an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. She is also a member of the American Nurses Association and was inducted into the Gamma Nu chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International in 2016. As an undergraduate she served as President of Alpha Phi where their philanthropy was Women’s Cardiac Care.