Meredith Jalkut, BA, MSN, CRNP

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Meredith Jalkut, MSN, CRNP is a nurse practitioner in the Cardiac Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Nutrition in neonates after cardiac surgery, Pain control after cardiac surgery
Locations: Main Campus
Phone: 215-590-4040

Education and Training

Additional Training

MSN, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT

Board Certification

Basic Life Support (BSL)
Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Psychology - Colby College, Waterville, ME

Graduate Degree

Critical Care NP Certificate, Critical Care - University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Nurse Practitioner

Departments and Services


Posters and Presentations


Jalkut MK, Allen PJ. Transition from pediatric to adult health care for adolescents with congenital heart disease: a review of the literature and clinical implications. Pediatr Nurs. 2009 Nov-Dec;35(6):381-7. Cited in PubMed: PMID 20166468. Read the abstract


Allen PJ, Fennie KP, Jalkut MK. Employment characteristics and role functions of recent PNP graduates. Pediatr Nurs. 2008 Mar-Apr;34(2):151-9, 182. Cited in PubMed: PMID 18543841. Read the abstract

Awards and Honors

2008-2009, Honors each semester, Yale School of Nursing
2005, Cum Laude, Colby College

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in professional organizations

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
American Nurses' Association