Kristin grew up in a remote town north of Mildura, moving to Melbourne and graduating from a Bachelor of Science, and then a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery in 2007. She moved into specialist training as an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, completing her Masters of Reproductive Medicine in her two final years of training.
Kristin has received a variety of both metropolitan and regional training, having spent time at The Northern Hospital and Mercy Hospital for Women, the Royal Womens Hospital, and completing two years of her training in Warrnambool at South West Health Care and St John of God Hospital.
During her final years of training, she spent time at the RWH Reproductive Services unit, and has worked extensively with Ballarat IVF to further develop her clinical fertility management skills. These include ultrasound assessment of endometriosis, assisted reproductive technology procedures, and laparoscopic surgery.