Karen Farnum, DNP, PNP-BC
Certified PNP

Karen B. Farnum, DNP, PNP-BC, is an associate lecturer with Fitzgerald Health Education Associates, Inc. (FHEA), an international provider of nurse practitioner certification preparation and continuing education for healthcare providers. She presents the Fitzgerald Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam Review and Advanced Practice Update. More than 70,000 nurse practitioners have used the Fitzgerald review course to successfully prepare for certification.
 
Ms. Farnum is certified as a pediatric nurse practitioner and practices at Merrimac Valley Pediatric Associates, Billerica, MA.  She is a pediatric nurse consultant at CRICO Risk Management Foundation, Cambridge, MA and is both an assistant clinical professor at Northeastern University School of Nursing and an adjunct faculty member at Northeastern University Graduate School of Nursing, Boston, MA, working as a preceptor, lecturer and consultant.
 
She has lectured at numerous national and international nurse practitioner conferences, including the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and International Nurse Practitioner/Advanced Practice Nursing Network, and has been published in the Journal of Cultural Diversity.

Last updated 10.18.13