Kathryn is an Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) at Rush University Medical Center in the Chicago with the Section of Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine. She received her BSN from Marquette University (Milwaukee WI) and her MSN, ACNP-BC from Rush University College of Nursing (Chicago, IL). Involved with CF since 2011, her interests include Palliative Care and Mental Health. She also has a clinical practice caring for patients with general pulmonary related issues. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, she is also a Director of Advanced Practice Providers (APPs), providing oversight to over 300 APPs at Rush University Medical Center.