Nurse Practitioner, UPMC Allied Health Medical Staff

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BSN, University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA CRNP, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing Office Pittsburgh, PA DNP, Robert Morris University Moon Township, PA RN


UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

Beth Heuer, DNP, RN, CPNP-PC, PMHS

Nurse Practitioner, UPMC Allied Health Medical Staff

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Beth Ann Heuer is a pediatric nurse practitioner at the Child Development Unit at Children;s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. She is certified as a Pediatric Mental Health Specialist through the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board. She also works in both the Neurofibromatosis and the Tourette Syndrome Clinics at Children's Hospital. She is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing (BSN '88, MSN '02). She completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Robert Morris University (DNP '14). She has more than 29 years of pediatric nursing experience, including hematology/oncology/bone marrow transplantation, neurology, primary care, chronic pain management, functional feeding, shared decision-making/patient-and family-centered care, and developmental-behavioral pediatrics.

Dr. Heuer has spoken locally and nationally on migraine headache management, chronic pain syndromes, lysosomal storage diseases, neurofibromatosis, Tourette syndrome, and sensory processing difficulty in children and adolescents. She is a part-time faculty member at Robert Morris University and also guest-lectures for the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Pittsburgh. She is a member of the UPMC Preceptor Academy and precepts students from several local universities. She is an item writer for the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board. In addition, Dr. Heuer is a past-president of the Three Rivers Chapter of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP), and is currently the chairperson for the national NAPNAP Professional Issues Committee. She is also a member of the Pennsylvania Coalition of Nurse Practitioners, Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

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