My Approach to Care
"I believe in providing family-centered care. I work to develop a partnership with patients and families in which they feel listened to, supported and well-educated in order to attain optimal care. Gillette provides a unique opportunity for collaboration: I'm honored to be a part of our team approach to care."
Education & Training
Medical School: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota; Master of Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Graduate Degree: Master of Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis; Certificate in Disability Policy and Services, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Board Certification(s): Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner-Primary Care from Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
Professional OrganizationsNational Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
Research & PublicationsCurrent research interests include non-operative management of developmental hip dysplasia. Publication: Drummond A, Looman W, Phillips A: Coping among parents of children with special health care needs with and without a healthcare home. Journal of Pediatric Health Care 2012; 26(4), 266-275. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pedhc.2010.12.005