Marilyn Blumenstein works at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia as a pediatric nurse practitioner in the Hemostasis and Thrombosis Center (HTC). For more than 16 years, her work-focus has been to establish and grow the thrombosis and anticoagulation program at CHOP working closely with the HTC medical director, Leslie Raffini, and in collaboration with our clinical pharmacist for anticoagulation. Prior to her work at CHOP, Marilyn spent 10 years working for the American Red Cross, Penn-Jersey Region in Clinical Services.
Marilyn is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania's School of Nursing earning both a Mastersin Pediatric Acute/Chronic Care and a Masters in Nursing and Health Care Administration. Her undergraduate nursing degrees were earned at Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia.