Colleen studied nursing at Purdue University and started her clinical career as a Registered Nurse working in the Intensive Care Unit for over thirteen years. She has extensive experience working with critically ill patients and gained experience treating patients with a wide range of degenerative diseases including Alzheimer’s disease, Diabetes, and Parkinson’s disease with a specific focus on cardiac and stroke patients.
Colleen was trained in many lifesaving devices such as LVAD’s, PRISMA’s and Therapeutic Hypothermia among many others. In addition to patient care, she also served as a charge nurse, nursing preceptor, and electronic medical records educator to hospital physicians. Colleen has additional training as a Legal Nurse Consultant working alongside attorneys on a diverse array of medically-related legal issues with extensive experience in debilitating neurological injuries such as traumatic brain injury.
Colleen’s clinical experience aligns well with Neurodon’s therapeutic pipeline.