Christina Weatherby, MS, RRT Adjunct Professor
Christina Weatherby graduated from Georgia State University in 2003 with a Bachelors degree in Respiratory Therapy and a Masters degree in Respiratory Therapy in 2008. She has worked as a Pediatric, Neonatal, and Adult respiratory therapist for nine years in and outside of Georgia. Upon graduation in 2003, Christina moved to Baltimore, Maryland to work as a respiratory therapist and ECMO specialist at John Hopkins Hospital in the Pediatric ICU, Neonatal ICU and Labor Delivery. She returned to Atlanta in 2005 to work at Children’s Healthcare Atlanta-Egleston as a Pediatric ICU and Transport respiratory therapist. After obtaining her Master’s degree, she became an Adjunct Faculty member for the Division of Respiratory Therapy at Georgia State University where she primarily taught junior and senior clinicals, as well as guest lectured for various courses for the Division. Christina’s career goals are to obtain a PhD in Adult Education and pursue a career in recruitment and retention for respiratory therapy in an academic setting. Her research interests are studying the field of respiratory therapy, as well as its necessity and contributions to the healthcare community.
Christina is member of the AARC, NBRC, and a lifetime member of Golden Key International Honor Society. She is also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated-Eta Mu Chapter Spring 2002. She is certified in PALS and CPR and licensed as Respiratory Care Practitioner in the state of Georgia. She currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband and 3 beautiful daughters.