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Nurse Practitioner, Cardiac Intensive Care, The Heart Institute


Board Certified

About Me


Amy is a nurse practitioner in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit. She is involved in research and quality improvement involving cardiac arrest prevention and cardiac arrest. She has completed advanced training in medical simulation and is involved in nursing and advanced practice provider education initiatives both locally at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and at the national level.

Clinical Interests

Pediatric cardiac critical care

Research Interests

Cardiac arrest prevention; cardiac arrest; emergency leadership training; medical simulation

Clinical Divisions

Cardiac Intensive Care

My Education

BSN & MSN: Duke University, Durham, NC.

Certification: Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Nursing Certification Board.