Specialty Urology Language(s) Spoken English; Spanish Joined Kelsey-Seybold August 2016 Accepting New Patients? Yes BiographyProfessional BackgroundCristen Palacio, PA-C, MSPAS, is a Urology Physician Assistant at Main Campus. Cristen earned her undergraduate degree in Spanish with a minor in Biology at Minnesota State University Mankato in 2013. She earned her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from Christian Brothers University in Memphis, Tenn. in 2016. She assists Benjamin Dillon, MD and John Colen, MD.Professional AssociationsCristen is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Physician Assistants for Global Health and Physician Assistants for Latino Health.Hobbies and InterestsCristen enjoys traveling, cooking, spending time with her family and friends, and exercising.Fun FactsCristen’s favorite dessert is chocolate chip cookies. The most interesting place she has visited is Machu Picchu in Peru. She enjoys springboard diving – Cristen was a collegiate diver and plans to start training again.