Christine received a bachelor's degree in respiratory therapy from Gannon University in 2006. She's a Registered Respiratory Therapist and licensed in the state of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining the Mercyhurst University's North East campus faculty as director of the respiratory therapist program, Ms. Gluvna worked as an RT at UPMC Hamot for over 6 years as an advanced respiratory therapist and adjunct clinical instructor. She has been with Mercyhurst NorthEast since May of 2012. Christine is a member of AARC (American Association of Respiratory Care), PSRC (Pennsylvania Society of Respiratory Care) and NBRC (National Board of Respiratory Care).