Elizabeth McBrearty, APRN, CPNP-AC
Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease
University of California, San Francisco, MSN
Mount Saint Mary's University, BSN
Elizabeth McBrearty, APRN, CPNP-AC, is a licensed acute care pediatric nurse practitioner in the Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease, the clinical partnership between Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin. With more than 14 years of experience, she specializes in caring for patients in the neonatal intensive care unit.
Elizabeth McBrearty earned her master’s in nursing from the University of California, San Francisco, her bachelor’s in nursing from Mount Saint Mary's University, and her bachelor’s in psychobiology from the University of California, Los Angeles. She also earned her acute care pediatric nurse practitioner certification.
Elizabeth McBrearty previously served as a nurse practitioner on the pediatric cardiology team at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford. Her clinical interests include pediatric heart failure and the use of advanced practice modalities. She assisted with a published study regarding rehospitalization patterns in pediatric patients with continuous-flow ventricular assist devices (CF-VADs).
- Cardiac critical care
- Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care
- Texas Board of Nursing, Licensed Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
- Texas Board of Nursing, Licensed Registered Nurse