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Michele M. Catena, AGPCNP-BC, is a board-certified adult gerontology primary care nurse practitioner with special interests in cardiology, lipidology, nutrition, and gerontology. She holds critical care registered nurse (CCRN) certification through the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN).
Ms. Catena is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, having been inducted into the latter as an undergraduate nurse. ).
Prior to her association with Holy Name, Ms. Catena worked as a registered nurse in open heart recovery room and in several other critical care specialty areas in various hospitals in northern New Jersey.
Ms. Catena earned her master of science degree in nursing, as an adult gerontology primary care nurse practitioner, at Felician University, where she received an Academic Distinction Award. She also holds two bachelor of science degrees: the first, in nutrition and food science from Montclair State University; the second, in nursing from Felician.