Helen Horvath, RN, MS, ANP

Assistant Clinical Professor


Helen Horvath is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program. In addition to teaching NP students, she provides primary care to frail, older adult patients in their homes in San Francisco with the UCSF Housecalls Program. Her previous experience includes several years providing geriatric primary care, including clinic and home visits, with a geriatric community clinic in Berkeley, California.
Before coming to UCSF for her nursing education, she spent many years as a firefighter and paramedic in the San Francisco Fire Department.



Kaplan JA, Brinson Z, Hofer R, O'Sullivan P, Chang A, Horvath H, Chang GJ, Finlayson E. Early learners as health coaches for older adults preparing for surgery. J Surg Res. 2017 Mar; 209:184-190.
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