- Clinical Practice:
- Developmental Disabilities- Pediatric, Home Ventilator- Pediatric
Lisa Letzkus, PhD, RN, CPNP-AC, joined the division of Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Pediatrics in July 2008. She received her BSN from Shenandoah University, MSN from the University of Pennsylvania, and she received her PhD of Arts and Sciences in Nursing from the University of Virginia. She is a pediatric nurse scientist with over 10 years of clinical expertise as a pediatric nurse practitioner caring for children with neuro disabilities and medical complexity at the UVA Children’s Hospital. She is the associate director of the inpatient consult service. Additionally, she is the academic coordinator for the Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program at UVA School of Nursing. Her research interests include early identification and early treatment of infants at risk for neuromotor disability, symptomatology, and environmental factors.
- University of Pennsylvania, 2008