Kristine P. Krafts, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Diagnostic and Biological Sciences

Kristine P. Krafts

Contact Info

kkrafts@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-626-7289;

Office Address:
Diag/Biolo Sci - Oral Pathology
Room 16-108 Moos Tower
515 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Biomed Sci Medical School Duluth
222 SMed
1035 University Dr
Duluth, MN 55812

Mailing Address:
School of Dentistry
Room 15-229 Moos Tower
1291A
515 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

MD, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, 1995

Residency, University of Minnesota School of Medicine (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology), 2001

Fellowship, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, 1993; Fellowship, University of Minnesota School of Medicine (Hematopathology), 1998; Fellowship,

University of Minnesota School of Medicine (Molecular Diagnostics), 1999

BA, Smith College (Russian Civilization), 1989

Summary

Awards & Recognition

2013-2014 Faculty of the year (Class of 2016)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2013-2014 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, First Year Class
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2012-2013 Faculty of the Year (Class of 2015)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2011-2012 Faculty of the Year (Class of 2014)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2011-2012 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, Second Year Class
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2010-2011 Faculty of the Year (Class of 2013)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2008-2009 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, Runner up, First Year Class
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2008-2009 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, Second Year Class
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2008-2009 Faculty of the Year (Class of 2011)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2007-2008 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2006-2007 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, Runner up
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2005-2006 Faculty of the Year (Class of 2009)
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

2004-2005 Basic Sciences Teacher of the Year, Runner up
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2003-2004 Clinical Teacher of the Year
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2001-2002 Clinical Teacher of the Year
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

2000-2001 Clinical Teacher of the Year
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Duluth Campus

Research

Publications

Krafts KP. 2014. Tissue Repair. In: Wexler, P. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Toxicology, 3rd edition vol 4. Elsevier Inc., Academic Press, pp. 577–583.

Yang N, Ray SD, Krafts KP. 2014. Cell Proliferation. In: Wexler, P. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Toxicology, 3rd edition vol 1. Elsevier Inc., Academic Press, pp. 761-765.

Hempelmann E, Krafts KP. Bad air, amulets and mosquitoes: 2,000 years of changing perspectives on malaria. Malaria Journal 12:232-245, 2013.

Krafts KP. Hematopathology Compendium. June 2012. eBook available on www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP, Hempelmann E, Skórska-Stania A. From methylene blue to chloroquine: A brief review of the development of antimalarial therapy. Parasitology Research 111:1-6, June 2012.

Krafts KP. General Pathology Compendium. March 2012. eBook available on www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP. Anatomic Pathology Compendium. January 2012. eBook available on www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP, Hempelmann E, Oleksyn B. In search of the malarial parasite: Biographical sketches of the blood stain contributors. Parasitology Research 109:521-529, September 2011.

Krafts KP. Top 10 Anemias to Know for Boards. May 2011, November 2014. eBook available on www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP. Clot or Bleed: A Painless Guide for People Who Hate Coag. April 2011. eBook available on Amazon.com (for Kindle), iBooks, and www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP, Editor. The Malachowski-Wright-Giemsa Stain in the New Millennium, part 2 of special issue. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(2), April 2011.

Ward PCJ, Glassy EF, Kroft SH, Krafts KP. A mysterious malady: The Malachowski-Wright-Giemsa stain to the rescue. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(2):82-93, April 2011.

Krafts KP, Pambuccian S. Romanowsky staining in cytopathology: History, advantages and limitations. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(2):89-92, April 2011.

Krafts KP, Editor. The Malachowski-Wright-Giemsa Stain in the New Millennium, part I of special issue. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(1), February 2011.

Krafts KP. The Malachowski-Wright-Giemsa stain: a many-splendored thing. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(1):5-6, February 2011.

Krafts KP, Hempelmann E, Oleksyn B. The color purple: From royalty to laboratory, with apologies to Malachowski. Biotechnic and Histochemistry 86(1):7-35, February 2011.

Krafts KP. The Complete But Not Obsessive Hematopathology Guide. January 2011. eBook available on Amazon.com (for Kindle), iBooks, and www.PathologyStudent.com.

Krafts KP. Tissue repair: The hidden drama. Organogenesis 6(4):1-9, 2010.

*Note: name change from Woronzoff-Dashkoff to Krafts in 2003

Stelow EB, Skeate R, Wahi MM, Kjeldahl K, McKeon D, Larkin S, Woronzoff K, Pambuccian SE. Pap test discrepancies and follow-up histology. Diagnostic Cytopathology 29(2):111-5, 2003.

Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP. The Wright-Giemsa stain. Secrets revealed. Clinics in Laboratory Medicine 22(1):15-23, 2002.

Wick MJ, Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP, McGlennen RC. The molecular characterization of fatal infectious mononucleosis. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 117(4):582-8, 2002.

Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP, McGlennen RC. Bone marrow transplant engraftment monitoring in Methods in Molecular Biology: Molecular Pathology Protocols. 49:211-226. The Humana Press, Totowa, NJ, 2000.

Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP, Litz CE. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia in a case of essential thrombocythemia. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 106(2):206-208, 1996.

Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP, Blomberg DJ. Renal osteodystrophy. American Society of Clinical Pathologists Check Sample Series: Hematopathology 2(10):141-152, 1996.

Woronzoff-Dashkoff KP. The Ehrlich-Chenzinsky-Plehn-Malachowski-Romanowsky-Nocht-Jenner-May-Grünwald-Leishman-Reuter-Wright-Giemsa-Lillie-Roe-Wilcox stain: The mystery unfolds. Clinics in Laboratory Medicine 13(4):759-771, 1993.

Teaching

Courses

Med 6541 Hematopoiesis and Host Defenses Course Director Lectures: Anemia, Benign Leukocytosis, Acute Leukemia, Chronic Leukemia, Lymphoma, Splenic Disorders, Myeloma, Coagulation, Transfusion Medicine, Transplant Pathology; Med 6762 Endocrine and Reproductive Systems Lectures: Pituitary Pathology, Thyroid Pathology, Parathyroid Pathology, Adrenal Pathology, Pancreatic Pathology; Med 6724 Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Systems Lectures: Microbiology of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract, Microbiology of the Lower Gastrointestinal Tract, Gastrointestinal System Parasites; Med 6746 Fluids and Electrolytes Lecture: Urinary Tract Infections; LaMP 5-100 Pathology for Dental Students, University of Minnesota Dental School Course Director General and systemic pathology course for second year dental students