Name: Kristen Altdoerffer

Country: United States


Drexel University.

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357 N. Rolling Rd,
Springfield, PA 19064.

Research Interests:

  • Health Policy
  • Pediatrics
  • Nurse Practitioner Full Practice Authority
  • Pediatric and Adolescent Mental Health
  • Breastfeeding


  • Dr. Altdoerffer is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions.
  • Dr. Altdoerffer received her BSN from Penn State University in 2006 and her MSN as a primary care pediatric nurse practitioner from Drexel University in 2009.
  • She completed her DNP at the University of Maryland in 2015 with a scholarly project of "Evidence-Based Health Policy: A Focus on Pennsylvania's Nurse Practitioner Full Practice Authority". 
  • Dr. Altdoerffer is board certified as a pediatric nurse practitioner and enjoys practicing with the underserved population. Research interests include health policy, pediatrics, nurse practitioner full practice authority, pediatric and adolescent mental health, and breastfeeding.