Clinical Instructor

Selected Professional Experience

Nurse Practitioner, Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT. 1995 - June 2010

  • Special interest in pediatric endocrinology and diabetes
  • Provided care to children and adolescents with diabetes and other endocrine disorders
  • Covered on-call for all pediatric patients with diabetes and other endocrine disorers
  • Conducted endocrine simulation testing for diagnosis of disorders of growth and hormone production
  • Participated in the development of out-patient education program for newly diagnosed pediatric patients with Diabetes Mellitus

Nurse Practitioner, Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT. 1994-1996

  • Provided care for adult patients with diabetes and other endocrine problems

Nurse Manager, The St. Margaret's Center for Women and Infants at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, Boston, MA. 1992-1994

  • Responsible for administrative and clinical activities of tertiary level obstetrical service including a 35 bed materity unit with a 39 bassinet newborn nursery, 18 bed high risk antepartum/gynecology unit and an outpatient OB clinic
  • Main focus was the merger with another obstetrical service, assisting with the completion of a new building project and the transition to a tertiary level obstetrical service

Associations and Affiliations

  • American Association of Diabetes Educators
  • American Diabetes Association
  • Pediatric Endocrine Nursing Society
  • Vermont Nurse Practitioners Association

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Maternal-child health


  • ANP; University of Vermont Certificate Program
  • M.S.; Catholic University of America (Maternal-Newborn Nursing Clinical Nurse Specialist)
  • B.S., Nursing; University of Vermont
  • B.S., Zoology; University of Vermont


  • (802) 656-4463
Office Location:

216D Rowell Building