Education and Training

Board Certification

Basic Life Support (BLS)
Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care (CPNP-AC)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Graduate Degree

MSN, Pediatric Critical Care Nurse Practitioner Program - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Nurse Practitioner

Departments and Services




Karasko D. Weight Loss in Adolescents After Bariatric Surgery: A Systematic Review. J Pediatr Health Care. 2019 Jan;33(1):26-34. doi: 10.1016/j.pedhc.2018.05.010. Epub 2018 Sep 14.

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association
National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners