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Catherine Hood joins the GW Medical Faculty Associates Rheumatology Division

We are delighted to announce that Catherine Hood, DNP, FNP-C, is joining the George Washington Rheumatology Division as a certified Nurse Practitioner.  Catherine received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from UNC-Chapel Hill. She then moved to Washington, DC, and worked as a maternal-child nurse at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring. To further her scope of practice and broaden her patient population, she returned to school and obtained a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore in 2018. She is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Catherine pursued a career in Rheumatology because of the diverse patient population, disease complexity, and increasing need for providers in the field.  We are pleased to welcome her to the George Washington Rheumatology team!