Siobhan Tellez is a board-certified pediatric nurse practitioner at Cincinnati Children's Hospital. Originally from Oakwood, Ohio, she has spent time living on both coasts, with a Bachelor's Degree in nursing from Boston College and a Master's Degree in nursing from the University of California San Francisco.
Siobhan is a passionate advocate for increased access and equity in healthcare. While at Boston College, Siobhan participated in a leadership and career development program (Keys to Inclusive Leadership in Nursing) for nursing students from diverse backgrounds and volunteered with Peer Health Exchange, a national nonprofit that trains college students to teach a skills-based health curriculum in under-resourced high schools. Siobhan completed her community health nursing rotations in Quito, Ecuador and Managua Nicaragua, earning a minor in Hispanic Studies. While enrolled in her master's program at UCSF, Siobhan also completed a minor and clinical fellowship in diabetes management. Siobhan works in the Diabetes Center and Pancreas Care Center at Cincinnati Children's, with special research interests in coordination of team-based care and optimizing patient-provider communication.
Siobhan is an active member of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses, previously serving as a board member of the San Francisco chapter, and of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. She is a devoted pet parent to two cats.