Justine earned her Bachelors of Nursing and Masters of Nursing Education from Drexel University. She completed her AGACNP curriculum at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Nursing. Her nursing background is in neurosurgery/neurology. She also teaches for the Simulation Lab at the University of Pennsylvania's School of Nursing. She has presented both platform and poster presentations at the regional and national level for the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses.