Cynthia P. Paidipati, MSN, CRNP

Cynthia P. Paidipati, MSN, CRNP

Cynthia P. Paidipati, MSN, CRNP, is a nurse practitioner in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: ADHD, General psychiatry
Locations: Psychiatry and Behavioral Science in University City, PA
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Board Certification

Child/Adolescent Psychiatric–Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist
Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - ANCC Board Certified

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois

Graduate Degree

MSN - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Titles and Academic Titles

Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Fellowship Program Director

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Pediatrics and family nursing
Cultural perspectives of mental health
Health disparities, and health care ethics





Paidipati, CP, Deatrick, JA. The Role of Family Phenomena in Children and Adolescents with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing.  J Child Adolesc Psychiatr Nurs. 2014 Dec 18. doi: 10.1111/jcap.12097. [Epub ahead of print]. doi: 10.1111/jcap.12097