Kristin Castorino, D.O., is a Research Physician for the Institute focusing on three clinical trials involving gestational diabetes, continuous insulin pumps, and inhaled insulin. Concurrently, Castorino is a member of the Junior Faculty, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Internal Medicine Program and a Physician Consultant, Physician User Group of Information Systems for Cottage.
Dr. Castorino obtained her medical degree from Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in Vallejo, California after graduating with a degree in Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology at University of California Santa Cruz.
In addition, she volunteered for Hospice of Santa Barbara and at Casa Clinica Convivencia Campesina, a primary care clinic, in Nayarit, Mexico. Castorino also has treated underserved populations in Vallejo, California.