Cathleen Amen, M.D.

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Cathleen Amen, CPNP, is one of the pediatric providers on the CDRC Spina Bifida team. She and Dr. Mark Merkens, Medical Director of the Spina Bifida Program, are responsible for a comprehensive overview including Spina Bifida team specialist findings and recommendations. These are shared directly with the referring primary care provider. Cathleen provides care coordination and case management for all clients, as needed.

Professional Education

  • Degrees:
    B.S., Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, 1996
    M.S., Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, 1996
  • Certification:
    Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCP), 1996 (active)

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