Janet Peppard, CPNP, RN, MSN joined Chestnut Ridge Pediatrics in 2012. She received a BA from the University of Pennsylvania in 2000 and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Columbia University in 2002. While working full time as an RN in the Pediatric Emergency Room at St. Luke’s Hospital in New York City, she continued studying to receive her Masters in Nursing as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner from Columbia University. In 2006, she joined the team in the Emergency Room at Jacobi Medical Center, a trauma center, in the Bronx where she worked for five years as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. She has also worked per diem in the Valley Pediatric Emergency Room.
She is board certified as both a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Registered Nurse. She loves spending time with patients and educating parents. Janet lives with her husband and two young children in Park Ridge, NJ.