Katherine F. Davis, PhD, RN, CPNP

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Background

Katherine Finn Davis, RN, PhD, is the newest addition to our nurse researchers' group. Dr. Davis came to The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia from the School of Medicine at Emory University, Atlanta, where she was a supervisor of nursing research. She is an expert in sleep in infants and young children and investigates the relationship between sleep, the immune system and health outcomes. She also has an interest in genetics.

Education and Training

Additional Training

Ph.D., Emory University

Board Certification

CPNP

Undergraduate Degree

MSN, Emory University and BSN, University of North Carolina

Titles and Academic Titles

Nurse Researcher, Center for Pediatric Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice

Research Interests

Sleep
Infectious Disease/Immunology
Health Outcomes