Catherine NguyenR.N., PPCNP-BC

  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Instructor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Pediatrics, School of Medicine


  • Pediatrics

Special focus on

  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Craniofacial Medicine (Pediatric)


Catherine is passionate about caring for children with special health care needs and partnering with families to promote optimal health and quality of life. She has a background in pediatric primary care and community health. Her philosophy of care is centered on the belief that every child has a right to high-quality, accessible and timely health care.

In her spare time, Catherine enjoys spending time with her husband (also a nurse practitioner) and her two Labrador Retrievers, Murphy and Winnie. She loves going on culinary adventures, tending to her houseplants, swimming, traveling and watching the NBA playoffs.


  • B.A., 2008, University of Berkeley
  • R.N., 2011, Yale University School of Nursing
  • M.S.N., 2013, Yale University School of Nursing
  • Certifications:

    • American Nurses Credentialing Center, 2013