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Education and Training
DrNP Columbia University
PNP Columbia University
ANP Adelphi University

Patricia Harren, DNP, CANP, CPNP, CCTC
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Clinical Director - The Pediatric Transplant Institute

Research/Clinical Interests
Pediatric liver disease and transplantation.
Pedatric intestinal failure and rehabilitation and transplantation.
Live viral vaccines after transplantation.
Hepatitis B and C treatment


Selected Publications
LaPointe Rudow D, MacCallum E and Harren P (in press). Transplantation in Family Partnership in Patient Education. Grieco, Glassman and Phelan, Eds. Springer Publishing.
Optimal timing of liver transplantation in biliary atresia- results in 71 children managed by a multidisciplinary team. Robert A Cowles, Steven J Lobritto, Kara Ventura, Harren, PA; Randi Gelbard, Jean C Emond, R Peter Altman, Dominique M Jan\r\n
Harren, P., Brown, R., Emond, JC., Lobritto, S. Safety and efficacy of live viral vaccines in post liver transplant recipients on monotherapy immunosuppression´┐Żon. Abstract for AST 2004 meeting.
Lobritto, SJ., Harren, P., Sims, Y., Emond, JC., Brown, R..Combination Therapy Using Interferon and Lamivudine in Pediatric Patients with Hepatitis B. Hepatology, 10/2003 supplement.
Brown RS Jr, Kumar KS, Russo MW, Kinkhabwala M, Rudow DL, Harren P, Lobritto S, Emond JC. Model for end-stage liver disease and Child-Turcotte-Pugh score as predictors of pretransplantation disease severity, posttransplantation outcome, and resource utilization in United Network for Organ Sharing status 2A patients. Liver Transpl. 2002 Mar;8(3):278-84.
Harren P (1997). Infections after Transplantation. Transplant Certification Review Course.
Harren P, LaPointe Rudow D, Teperman L, Dietrich D and Diflo T (1996). Incidence and treatment of recurrent hepatitis C after liver transplantation. Journal of Transplant Coordination, 6(1): 24-7.
Honors & Awards
2007 Outstanding Attending Nurse Award

2007 Board Member - Member at Large, American Society of Transplantation Associate Professional Board

Professional Memberships
2003-present American Society of Transplantation (AST) - Member
2003 - American Society of Transplantation (AST) - member
2002-present National Certification Board of pediatric Nurse Practitioner & Nurses: Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP)
2000- NAPNAP member, Long Island Chapter
1998-present American Nurses Association (ANA):Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner(CANP)
1993-present American Board of Transplant Coordinators (ABTC): Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator
1992-present North American Transplant Coordinators Organization (NATCO)
1992-present Sigma Theta Tau ľ National Honor Society for Nurses
1992-1998 American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN): Critical Care Registered Nurse
1992 - North American Transplant Coordinators Organization (NATCO)

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