Nancy Blumenthal, MSN, CRNP is a Penn Medicine provider who is employed by Clinical Practices of the University of Pennsylvania.
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, 1996
Additional Accomplishments, Awards & Recognition
Clinical instructor: Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. 2002-2012.
Chair: International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation, Nursing Health Sciences and Allied Health Council. 2011-2014.
Inaugural recipient: Distinguished Alumni Award, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. 2010.
Recipient: Abramson-Imhoff ISHLT Links Travel Award, International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation. 2012.
Recent publications include:
Suzuki Y, Tiwari JL, Lee J, Diamond JM, Blumenthal NP, Carney K, Borders C, Strain J, Alburger GW, Jackson D, Timar J, Berg J, Hasz RD, Cantu E. Should we reconsider lung transplantation through uncontrolled donation after circulatory death? American Journal of Transplantation [Internet]. 2014
Blumenthal, N. P., Mendez, J. D., Smith, M. L. and Hyland, B. (2013), A Second Chance. Hastings Center Report, 43: 12–13. doi: 10.1002/hast.125
Lee, J. C., Blumenthal, N. P., Kotloff, R. M., Cantu, E., Ahya, V. N., & University of Pennsylvania Lung Transplant Program. (2012). University of Pennsylvania Lung Transplantation: Update 2012. Clinical Transplants, 145-154.
Kremer, B.E., Reshef, R., Misleh, J.G., Christie, J.D., Ahya, V.N., Blumenthal, N.P., Kotloff, R.M., Hadjiliadis, D., Stadtmauer, E.A., Schuster, S.J., Tsai, D.E. Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder after lung transplantation: A review of 35 cases. (2012) Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 31 (3), pp. 296-304.
Recent lectures and presentations include:
Moderator: Frailty – How Do We Assess This Physiologic Variable And At What Point Does It Represent A Contraindication to Transplant? International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation: 33rd Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions. San Diego, CA. April 10, 2014.
Career Development Strategies for the Transplant Professional. International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation Academy: Core Competencies in Nursing, Health Science, and Allied Health. San Diego, CA. April 9, 2014.
Difficult Decisions during the Waiting Period. International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation Academy: Core Competencies in Nursing, Health Science, and Allied Health. San Diego, CA. April 9, 2014
Moderator: Implications & Innovations throughout the Lung Transplant trajectory. International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation: 33rd Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions. Montreal, Quebec, Canada. April 25, 2013.
Moderator: Self-Management in End Stage Heart and Lung Disease and Transplantation. International Society for Heart and Lung Transplant: 32nd Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions. Prague, Czech Republic. April 20, 2012.
Panelist: Initiating the Role of the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. Swedish Advance Practice Nurses Exchange Program. University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. October 13, 2011.
Overview of Lung Transplant in Cystic Fibrosis. Panel Discussion. Cystic Fibrosis Learning Center (CFLC) Continuum of Care Conference. Family Track. Jersey City, NJ. March 11, 2011.
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
Penn Lung Center
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
West Pavilion, 1st Floor
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104