Kristen Nickens


Dr. Kristen Nickens is a Product Quality Team Lead in the Office of Biotechnology Products (OBP), Office of Pharmaceutical Quality, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Her regulatory career began at the FDA in 2013 as a National Institutes of Health-FDA Interagency Oncology Task Force Fellow in the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, after which, she joined OBP as a product quality reviewer. Dr. Nickens received her Ph.D. in Molecular Medicine from The George Washington University in Washington, DC and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Henry M. Jackson Foundation’s Center for Prostate Disease Research in Rockville, MD.