She received a degree in English from Simon Fraser University, and has completed certificate courses in Epigenetics, Personalized Medicine, Human Physiology, and Genetics and Evolution.
Born in Williston, North Dakota, Kristen has moved over 30 times in her life, and currently resides in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Her interests include languages, travel, music, and yoga, and she is pursuing training to become a yoga therapist.
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Kristen Hovet is a member of the National Association of Science Writers.