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Kiernan McNelis

Clinical Research Coordinator
Kiernan McNelis is a clinical research coordinator for the Acceleration Lab. In this role, she works on various studies that aim to redesign care delivery and enhance both patient and provider experience. Her efforts are currently focused on a hypertension study that utilizes remote monitoring and lifestyle messaging to improve blood pressure control and medication adherence.
 
Kiernan received her bachelor's degree in biochemistry from Villanova University.
Favorite travel destination

San Antonio, TX to watch Villanova win the NCAA men's basketball national championship in 2018.

Little known fact about me

I began taking ballet when I was four years old, and I continued to dance through college.

I could teach you how to

Play tennis.  I have been playing since I was a kid, and I rediscovered my love for the sport during quarantine.

Favorite downtime activity

Volunteering with the Special Olympics and GiGi's Playhouse in Lancaster.