Skip to main content
Due to COVID-19, CRH will continue working remotely until further notice.

Kristen Leighton, MA
Research Analyst

Kristen Leighton is a research analyst at the Center for Rural Health at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences in Grand Forks.


Most Recent Publications & Presentations

Anxiety, Depression, Stress, Burnout, and Professional Quality of Life Among the Hospital Workforce During a Global Health Pandemic
Research of hospital staff during the summer of 2021 examined levels of anxiety, stress, burnout, and depression during a global health pandemic, and compared urban healthcare staff versus rural healthcare staff.
Project: Healthcare Workforce Group
Author(s): Kelly, D., Schroeder, S., Leighton, K.
Publication: The Journal of Rural Health
Date: March 2022
Type: Journal Article
Fifth Biennial Report: Health Issues for the State of North Dakota, 2019
Now in its fifth edition, the report is a detailed look at the status of health, healthcare delivery, and the healthcare workforce across the state. It is the most up-to-date and comprehensive analysis of these issues available anywhere, and is the result of a collaborative effort of the Center for Rural Health, the School, and the School's Advisory Council.
Author(s): UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Date: November 2018
Type: Report