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Veronica Shaffer, APRN-CNP

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

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Veronica is a neonatal nurse practitioner at Akron Children’s Hospital. She’s been practicing as a provider since 2021 and with Akron Children’s since 2008. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University in State College, Pa. and a master’s degree in nursing from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. Veronica is a certified neonatal nurse practitioner and is also certified in wound care. 

NICU, Boardman
Special Care Nursery, Boardman
Undergraduate School:
Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
Graduate School:
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH


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