Primary care providers

Christine Horn, N.P.

Christine Horn, N.P.Position: Nurse Practitioner

Joined UHS: 2008

Medical interests: 
Extensive experience with diabetes; women's health, burns, transplants. Faculty sponsor and medical liaison to the College Diabetes Network at UMass Amherst: collegediabetesnetwork.org 

Education:
M.S., adult ambulatory care nurse practitioner program, University of Massachusetts Graduate School of Nursing, Worcester, MA; B.S. magna cum laude, nursing, Worcester State College, Worcester; A.S., nursing, Quinsigamond Community College, Worcester

Professional background:
Nurse practitoner, Brattleboro Retreat, Brattleboro, VT; acute care nurse practitioner, Acton Medical Associates, Acton, MA; nurse practitioner, Tapestry Health Systems, Northampton, MA; Nurse practitioner, women's ambulatory services, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT

Certifications:
Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner and Gerontological Nurse Practitioner; member, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society and Nightingale Honor Society

Memberships:
Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine; Best Friends Animal Society; Farm Sanctuary; International Fund for Animal Welfare

More about me:
I'm a percussionist/drummer with the bands Lucky Soul, Shanta Paloma Band, Elliot Steger Quartet, and Carolyn Walker and Emergence Theory. I enjoy hiking, photography and organic cooking.