Lisa Kohr, MSN, MPH, CPNP-AC/PC is a nurse practitioner in the Cardiac Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Acute Care PNP impact on outcomes/nursing care and impact on patient outcomes
Locations: Main Campus
Phone: 215-590-4040

  • Education and Training

    Board Certification

    Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care/Pediatric Care (CPNP-AC/PC)
    Fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine (FCCM)
    Masters of Public Health (MPH)

    Undergraduate Degree

    BSN - Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH

    Graduate Degree

    MPH, Epidemiology and Biostatistics - University of Illinois, Chicago, IL

    MSN, Pediatric Primary Care and Critical Care - Northeastern University, Boston, MA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Nurse Practitioner

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications



    Kohr LM, Hickey PA, Curley MAQ. Building a Nursing Productivity Measure Based on the Synergy Model - First Step. American Journal of Critical Care, 2012; 21(6):420-431.

    Kohr, LM, (2012). Tetralogy of Fallot and pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect. In: M.F. Hazinski (Ed.) Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child, 3rd ed., (348-355). Mosby: St. Louis, MO.


    Kohr, LM, (2010). Assessment of the Cardiovascular System. In: E.M. Chiocca (Ed.) Advanced Pediatric Assessment. Lippencott Williams & Wilkins: Philadelphia, PA.

    Kohr LM, Braudis NJ. (2010). Growth and Nutrition. In RH Anderson, EJ Baker, OJ Penny, AN Redington, ML Rigby & G Wernovsky (Eds.) Paediatric Cardiology, 3rd ed., Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier: Philadelphia, PA.

    Nieves J, Kohr LM. Nursing considerations in the care of patients with pulmonary hypertension. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2010;11(2 Suppi):S74-8.


    Kohr LM. Neurodevelopmental risk factors & outcomes associated with neonatal surgery for CHD. Society of Pediatric Cardiovascular Nurses, 2008;22(1).


    Dodds K, Kohr LM, (Eds.) Cardiovascular Procedures In Critical Care, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, edited by J. Verger & R. Lebet, St. Louis: Elsevier, 2007.