Bernadette E. Gerardi, MSN, CRNP

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Bernadette Gerardi, MSN, CRNP, is a nurse practitioner at the Karabots Primary Care Center, Norristown, a CHOP Care Network primary care practice.

Areas of Expertise: Advance practice nursing, Global health project, Homeless healthcare, Nurse precepting
Locations: Karabots Primary Care Center, Norristown


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

Board Certification

Peripheral Intravenous (IV) Certification

Undergraduate Degree

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

Additional Training

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

Titles and Academic Titles

Nurse Practitioner

Research Interests

Pediatric urinary tract infections
Infectious diseases
School nursing
Trauma nursing