Shawnese T. Duren MSN, WHNP-BC, CNM

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Shawnese T. Duren MSN, WHNP-BC, CNM, is a certified nurse midwife and team lead, advanced practice providers, for the Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Board Certification

Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS)
Certified Nurse Midwife
Inpatient Obstetrics
NRP certified
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP-BC)

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

MSN - Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Titles and Academic Titles

Women Health Nurse Practitioner

Team Lead, Advanced Practice Providers (Interim)

Departments and Services


Posters and Presentations


Cole JCM, Schwarz J, Farmer MC, Coursey AL, Duren S, Rowlson M, Prince J, Oser M, Spatz DL. Facilitating Milk Donation in the Context of Perinatal Palliative Care. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2018 Jul;47(4):564-570. doi: 10.1016/j.jogn.2017.11.002. Epub 2017 Nov 24. PMID: 29179003.