Women to Watch in Medicine and Science – Kristen Renner, PhD

Dr. Kristen Renner
UAZ Med Phoenix

Kristen Renner, PhD, has spent her career exploring ways to help athletes not only recover from injuries, but, if possible, avoid them. A biomedical engineer by training, Dr. Renner serves as the director of biomechanics at the Banner Sports Medicine High Performance Center and is a research assistant professor in the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix’s Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Her hope is to optimize sports recovery for amateur and professional athletes alike.