David Drajpuch, MSN, CRNP

David Drajpuch, MSN, CRNP, is a nurse practitioner in the Cardiac Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Cardiac transplantation for end-stage congenital heart disease, Psychosocial needs of adults with congenital heart disease, Transition of care
Locations: Main Campus
Phone: 215-590-4040

  • Education and Training

    Additional Training

    Post Master Certificate in Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP)
    Family Nurse Practitioner-Board Certified (FNP-BC)

    Undergraduate Degree

    BS in Human Biology, BA in French - Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

    BSN - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Graduate Degree

    MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Nurse Practitioner

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications



    Davidson, A, Kim, Y Y, Fuller, S, and Drajpuch, D. Survival to Adulthood. In: Gleason, M, Rychick, J, and Shaddy, R, editors. Pediatric Practice: Cardiology. New York: McGraw-Hill Companies; 2012. p. 335-352.

    Sameh M. Said, Joseph A. Dearani, Candice K Silversides, Richard M Martinez and David B Drajpuch. "Longer-term issues for young adults with hypoplastic left heart syndrome: contraception, pregnancy, transition, transfer, counseling, and re-operations." Cardiology in the Young, 2012; 21(S2), 93-100.

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Editorial positions

    Advisory Board Member, The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2012, Edited by Frank J Domino, 20th ed., Philadelphia, PA, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012.