Deborah A. Krepcio, RN, MSN, CPNP

Deborah A. Krepcio, MSN, CPNP, RN, is a pediatric nurse practitioner who works with the Center for Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain Syndrome and the Center for Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases at CHOP.

Areas of Expertise: Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain Syndrome
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Additional Training

    Master of Science in Nursing - Simmons College, Boston, MA

    Board Certification

    Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
    Nursing Professional Development

    Undergraduate Degree

    Nursing Diploma - New England Baptist Hospital School of Nursing, Boston, MA

    Graduate Degree

    Certificate in Clinical Nursing Education - University of Colorado at Denver, Denver, CO

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

  • Conditions Treated
  • Departments and Services
  • Publications



    Shermont H, Krepcio D, Murphy J.  Career mapping: developing nurse leaders, reinvigorating careers. J Nurs Admin, 2009 Oct;39(10), 432-7. Cited in PubMed; PMID 19820525. Read the abstract


    Shermont H, Mahoney J, Krepcio D, Baccari S, Powers D, Yusah A. Meeting of the minds. Nurs Manage. 2008 Aug;39(8):38-44. Cited in PubMed; PMID 18690151. No abstract available.


    Shermont H, Krepcio D. The impact of culture change on nurse retention. J Nurs Adm. 2006 Sep;36(9):407-15. Cited in PubMed; PMID 16969252. Read the abstract

  • Awards and Honors

    2007,  Excellence in Preceptorship Award, Surgical Programs Preceptor Group, National Nursing Staff Development Organization (NNSDO)

    2006, Nursing Spectrum 2006 Nursing Excellence Award

    2001, Association of Faculties of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, Inc. Award

    2000, Best Books of 1999, Pediatric Health Case Studies: Appleton & Lange Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Series