Nelly Gomez, BSN, RN, CPN

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Nelly Gomez, BSN, RN, CPN, is a subspecialty practicing nurse in the Global Patient Services Clinic at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

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


Enelida (Nelly) has worked at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) since 1986. At first, Nelly was a medical assistant prior to becoming a Registered Nurse.  As a registered nurse, she has worked in primary care since 2009.  Starting in 2015, Nelly became the nurse manager and oversaw 20 nurses and 15 medical assistants at the Karabots Primary Care Department until May of 2017. Nelly was also given the opportunity to present in a professional workshop for the nursing staff at CHOP; she discussed various topics, including asthma education, immunization schedules, and cultural effectiveness and awareness. Outside of the clinic, Nelly enjoys volunteering with Dragonfly Asthma Camp, which she has been involved in since 2011. 

Education and Training

Board Certification

Basic Life Support (BLS)
Certified Pediatric Nurse (CPN)
Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS)

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - Immaculata University, Immaculata, PA

Additional Training

AD in Applied Science, Focus in Behavior Health and Human Services - Community College of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
AD in Nursing - Harcum College, Bryn Mawr, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Subspecialty Practicing Nurse III, Global Patient Services Clinic

Departments and Services

Awards and Honors

Cum Laude, Immaculata University, Immaculata, PA