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Karen B. Farnum


Karen B. Farnum, DNP, PNP-BC, is member of the Fitzgerald faculty. Fitzgerald Health Education Associates is 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.

Dr.. 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.