Ellen Scarr, RN, MS, APRN-BC, FNP, WHNP
My areas of interest include infectious diseases, women's health, and underserved populations, both here and internationally. I am completing a post-graduate diploma in infectious disease from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and I am currently a second year PhD student in nursing and global health at UCSF.
- Care of High-Risk Populations
- Seminars in Family Primary Care
- Sexually Transmitted Infections
- Clinical Residency
- National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF)
- International Special Interest Group (NONPF)
- Association of Nurses in AIDS Care
- Medical Reserve Corps of Sonoma County
Clinical practice sites are: Young Women's Clinic (obstetric and gynecologic care for adolescent girls) and the San Francisco County Jail #8 Medical Clinic (primary care for incarcerated women).
In addition, I've served as Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner specialty at UCSF School of Nursing since 2004.
- Shore WB, Scott MA, Scarr EM. (2007). Adolescence and its vulnerabilities. In J King, M Wheeler, A Fernandez, D Schillinger, A Bindman, K Grumbach & T Villela (Eds.), Medical management of vulnerable & underserved patients: Principles, practice, population (Chapter 18). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.
- Scarr EM. (2002). Effective prenatal care for adolescent girls. Nursing Clinics of North America, 37(3), 513-521. PMID: 12449009