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Kates, Jeannette

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 Jeannette M. Kates, PhD. MSN, CRNP, GNP-BC

Jeannette M. Kates, PhD, MSN, CRNP, GNP-BC

Contact Dr. Kates

130 South Ninth Street
Edison Building, Suite 743
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-8391
(215) 955-5674 fax


PhD, Duquesne University, 2014
MSN, University of Pennsylania, 1997
BSN, University of Pennsylvania, 1995


ANCC Certified Gerontological Nurse Practitioner
Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner- PA
Advanced Practice Nurse Certified-NJ
End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) Geriatric Trainer

University Appointment

Assistant Professor

Research & Clinical Interests

Palliative Care
Older Adults
Treatment-related decision making at end-of-life

Professional Organizations

Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

Presentations & Awards

1991-1995 University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing Nurse Scholar
1997 University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing Master’s Graduation Award of Special Recognition Recipient
2012 The DAISY Foundation J. Patrick Barnes Research Grant Recipient
2015 Duquesne University School of Nursing Distinguished Dissertation Award Nominee
2016 Holy Family University Ray L. Taylor Memorial Award for Research


Kates, J.  (2014).  Treatment-related decisional conflict, quality of life, and comorbid illness in older adults with cancer (Doctoral dissertation).  ProQuest (Accession number 3619354).
Kates, J.  (2013, November).  Cancer treatment decision making.  Oncology Nursing News.  
Kates, J.  (1999, June).  HER2 protein may provide clues as to how certain types of breast cancer will behave.  Oncology Nursing Society Nurse Practitioner Special Interest Group Newsletter, 2.


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