Christina Cordero, PhD, MPH
Project Director for Healthcare Standards Development – The Joint Commission
Christina Cordero, PhD, MPH, is a Project Director for Healthcare Standards Development in the Division of Healthcare Quality Evaluation at The Joint Commission. Dr. Cordero leads standards development projects for new accreditation and certification requirements and survey processes across multiple settings and programs. She serves as a subject matter expert for several topics, including healthcare equity, antibiotic stewardship, and telehealth. Prior to joining The Joint Commission, she conducted basic science and public health research at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Cordero earned her doctorate in Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis and her Master of Public Health degree from Northwestern University, Chicago, IL.