Christina Clignett, APRN
Christina Clignett, APRN is originally from Los Angeles, California. She went to Glendale Community College where she studied nursing and then went to Harbor UCLA Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Program. She earned her Bachelor and Master degree from University of Phoenix. She earned her Doctorate in Nursing Practice degree from Touro University in Henderson, Nevada. Christina has a particular interest in the care of adolescents and young women. She believes in health education, disease prevention and health promotion. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, going to watch shows/musical concerts/plays and spending time with her family.
Christina has over 19 years’ experience in Women’s Health. She received an award of “Seed of Excellence” and “Value in Action” for being an excellent collaborator and provider from Glendale Memorial Hospital in California.
Prior to relocating to Nevada, she worked as labor/delivery nurse extensively in various hospitals in Los Angeles County, California, such as Valley Presbyterian Hospital Van Nuys, Kaiser Permanente, St. John’s Medical Center Santa Monica, Tarzana Regional Medical Center, and Holy Cross Hospital Mission Hills. She worked as nursing manager at Glendale Memorial hospital in Glendale and as nursing director at Pacifica Hospital of the Valley. She then worked as lead nurse practitioner at St. Ana Women’s Clinic in Los Angeles. She provided care to indigent population and underserved women at North East Valley Health Corporation in San Fernando Valley, California. She taught in multiple nursing programs, as lead OB/GYN nursing faculty at Shepherd University and as clinical nursing instructor at Glendale Community college, California. She also loved to volunteer as a team nurse for U.S. Martial Arts Center Taekwondo competition team.
Christina has been practicing as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner for the last 19 years. She has been a registered nurse since 1994. In addition to being a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, she also holds a Family Nurse practitioner degree and a DNP (Doctor in Nursing Practice) degree.
Christina resides in Las Vegas with her husband, and enjoys life with her 8 year old Rottweiler Doberman mix. She is a travel enthusiast. Prior to moving to USA, she was born in Jakarta, Indonesia and she used to live in Sydney, Australia where she studied Electrical Engineering at University of New South Wales. She likes to cook various international dishes. She plays multiple musical instruments, especially the traditional ensemble music of Java and Bali in Indonesia in particular.