Kristin Pfeifauf is a medical student at Washington University in St. Louis. Prior to medical school, she practiced transactional law (JD, Washington University School of Law). Ms. Pfeifauf completed two years of research fellowship with the Cleft & Craniofacial Institute of Washington University. She is also co-founder and Director of LouHealth, a student-run advocacy coalition formed in response to COVID-19. Growing up, she underwent most of her cleft and craniofacial care at St. Louis Children's Hospital.