Nurse Practitioner, a degree for nurses who complete master’s-level training and board certification in order to practice medicine. As nurses, NPs bring a special sort of caring to their work. Alternate degrees include ANP (Adult Nurse Practitioner), FNP (Family Nurse Practitioner), and WHNP (Women's Health Nurse Practitioner).
To stay healthy, Hillary loves running, hiking, and cooking healthy food for her family. She's also a huge San Jose Sharks fan, enjoys reading, and devotes time providing primary care to underinsured and uninsured families. She earned her Nurse Practitioner's degree and Master's at UCSF and is board-certified in family medicine by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Additionally, she did a 1-year clinical fellowship in primary care psychiatry focusing on treating mental illness through UC Davis.