About Kerry L. Paulson, DNP, ANP-C, WHNP-BC
Kerry Paulson, DNP, is a certified adult nurse practitioner (ANP-C) and women's health nurse practitioner (WHNP-BC) who cares for people with urologic cancers, with an emphasis on long-term cancer survivorship care, wellness, and patient education. Her scope of care includes physical evaluations, diagnosis, treatment, symptom management, and supportive care.
Prior to joining UC San Diego Health in 2017, Ms. Paulson worked as a nurse practitioner in Saint Paul, Minn. Orange County, Calif, and San Diego seeing men and women of all ages. She has over eighteen years of nursing experience providing care to patients and their families in clinic, hospital and community settings.
Ms. Paulson obtained her doctorate degree in nursing practice from the University of Minnesota School of Nursing in Minneapolis. She earned her bachelor's degree in nursing from Winona State University in Winona, Minn.
She is a member of the California Association of Nurse Practitioners and the American Urological Association.
Outside of work, Kerry enjoys spending quality time with her husband and two boys, gardening, reading and yoga.
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- University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN
- Winona State University, Winona, MN
Date Joined Staff
- American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board
- Adult Nurse Practitioner
- National Certification Corporation - Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner
Conditions and Treatments
- Post-Acute Care
- Pain Management
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