Katie Kralievits – Chief of Staff to Dr. Paul Farmer

Katie Kralievits, born and raised in Miami, Florida, attended Ransom Everglades School (’09) and graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. In 2014, she also earned a Master of Science degree in Global Health from Notre Dame.

After graduate school, Katie moved to Lusaka, Zambia for a year to work with Catholic Relief Services as a Global Health Research Associate to support an ongoing health systems strengthening initiative across the country. During that time, she was also working with the Program in Global Surgery and Social Change at Harvard Medical School to support the publication of the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery.

In April 2015, Katie joined Partners In Health as a Research Assistant to Dr. Paul Farmer and now manages his team at Harvard Medical School. She continues support Dr. Farmer’s research and writing projects, including his forthcoming book about the recent Ebola outbreak in West Africa.