Carrie Malavolta, MSN, CPNP, is a nurse practitioner with the headache program. She first developed an interest in headache when she was at Penn State University and began to suffer from headaches herself. After finishing a degree in piano performance, Carrie went to Thomas Jefferson University for nursing and spent the next seven years working as a nurse in neonatal intensive care. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania and continues coursework there in the Master of Bioethics program.

Malavolta worked at CHOP in the Pediatric Pain Management Program before moving to the Headache Program.

Education and Training

Board Certification

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care (CPNP-AC)

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

MSN - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Nurse Practitioner

Departments and Services