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Texas Medical Center
6621 Fannin Street
Houston, TX 77030
Melody Hellsten, DNP, APRN, PPCNP-BC, CHPPN
Instructor / Nurse Practitioner, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine
|UT Houston HSC, School of Nursing||DNP||Doctor of Nursing Practice||2014|
|Syracuse University||Masters||Master of Science in Nursing||2000|
|Western Illinois University||Masters||Clinical Psychology||1987|
|Western Illinois University||University||Music Therapy||1985|
|Rush University||Bachelors||Bachelor of Science in Nursing|
Melody Hellsten is an experienced pediatric oncology and pediatric hospice nurse practitioner who has been board certified as a hospice and pediatric palliative care nurse. She specializes in pediatric palliative care and is a member of the Palliative Care Program at Texas Children's Hospital.
PPCNP-BC (American Nurse Credentialing Center)
Certified Hospice and Palliative Pediatric Nurse (HPCC – Hospice & Palliative Credentialing Center)
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