Meredith Russell, PNP, MSN

Pediatric nurse practitioner

Meredith Russell is a pediatric nurse practitioner whose focus is endocrinology, conditions related to endocrine glands and the hormones they produce. She evaluates, diagnoses, treats and monitors acutely and chronically ill infants, children, adolescents and young adults who have these kinds of disorders. As part of a multidisciplinary team, she also helped launch the UCSF Child and Adolescent Gender Center Clinic in 2012, and she currently serves as the clinic's nursing director.

In addition, Russell provides comprehensive, coordinated medical care and advocacy services for the Weight Assessment for Teen and Child Health Clinic, Disorders of Sexual Development Clinic and children's neuro-oncology specialty program. In research, she is interested in exploring novel treatments for children with growth hormone deficiency and studying the impact of early medical treatment in transgender youth.

Russell earned a master's degree in nursing at UCSF, completing the advanced practice pediatric acute care nurse practitioner program. She is a member of the Endocrine Society and National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.

Clinics

Child and Adolescent Gender Center Clinic
1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158

Disorders of Sex
Development Clinic

1825 Fourth St., Fifth Floor, 5B
San Francisco, CA 94158

Endocrinology Clinic
1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158

San Mateo Primary and Specialty Care Clinic
1100 Park Place, Suite 100
San Mateo, CA 94403

Conditions & Treatments

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Education

UCSF, MS, Nursing 2010