Bernadette E. Gerardi, MSN, CRNP

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Bernadette Gerardi, MSN, CRNP, is a Nurse Practitioner in the Department of Surgery at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Advance practice nursing, Global health project, Homeless healthcare, Nurse precepting
Locations: Main Hospital; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, King of Prussia
Appointments, Referrals and Video Visits: 215-590-1527


Selected Publications, Honors and Professional Activities

Memberships in professional organizations

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (Fellow)


Newborn care lecture, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1998-present)

Dermatology care studies, CHOP Ambulatory Nurse Course (2011)

Assessing and treating common rashes, School Nurse Collaborative Annual Conference, CHOP/Philadelphia School District (2009)

What's this rash? CHOP Pediatric Nurse Certification Review Course (2005-2009)

Recognition and treatment of dermatological conditions, CHOP Ambulatory Nurse Course

Dermatology for the school nurse, Advances in School Health Nursing (2008)

Pediatric lower respiratory infections, CHOP Ambulatory Nurse Conference (2006)

Education and Training

Additional Training

MSN - University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Board certification from the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners (NAPNAP)
Intravenous Certification
Pennsylvania Prescriptive Authority

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - Villanova University, College of Nursing, Villanova, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Nurse Practitioner

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Pediatric urinary tract infections
Infectious diseases
School nursing
Trauma nursing