Serena Phromsivarak Kelly, M.S., CPNP-AC, FNP-BC, CCRN, CPEN

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care, School of Medicine
  • Director of Advanced Practice, Pediatrics, School of Medicine


Serena Kelly is an Oregon native who graduated from OHSU’s School of Nursing in 2001.  She was a nurse practitioner in the Pediatric Intermediate Care Unit and the Pediatric Emergency Department before joining the PICU team in 2011.  Serena is a certified pediatric critical care nurse, pediatric emergency nurse, and holds dual board certifications as an Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner as well as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She loves caring for children and their families as well as teaching students and medical trainees.

Serena enjoys spending time with her husband, Shawn, and her son Grayson. They love the mountains as well as the beautiful Oregon beaches. She enjoys rock climbing and snowboarding.

Education and training

    • B.S.N., 2001, Oregon Health & Science University
    • M.S., 2007, Oregon Health & Science University
    • F.N.P., 2007, Oregon Health & Science University
    • P.M.C., 2014, Creighton University
    • C.P.N.P., 2014, Creighton University
  • Certifications

    • Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - PNCB
    • Family Nurse Practitioner - ANCC
    • Pediatric CCRN
    • Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse

Memberships and associations:

  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine


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