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Health Services Staff
Student health is staffed by the following healthcare providers:
Dr. Barbara Siebert, DNP, CRNP, FNP-BC, CNE
Director, Student Health
Dr. Siebert is the Director of Student Health Services at USciences. In May 2012, she graduated from Duquesne University School of Nursing with a Doctorate in Nursing Practice. Her capstone research project addressed the Academic Characteristics of Nursing Students with Undiagnosed Learning Disabilities: A Retrospective Case Study Analysis. She received her MSN degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) in 1986 from the Medical College of Virginia/Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA., her BSN degree in 1981 from Dominican College, Blauvelt, NY, and a Diploma in Nursing in 1979 from Holy Name Hospital School of Nursing, Teaneck, NJ. She also earned a Post-Masters Certificate in Advanced Practice Nursing Education in 1995 from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Siebert has over 35 years of nursing education experience teaching nurse practitioner students in both Women’s Health and Family Health practice and undergraduate nursing students in a variety of nursing education settings. As a FNP, she has extensive clinical experience providing comprehensive primary care and family planning/gynecologic health care to adolescents, as well as addressing primary care health issues affecting male and female adults across the lifespan. Dr. Siebert continues to provide healthcare to diverse and vulnerable patient populations in urban, suburban and rural health care settings. She practiced for over 20 years at the Department of Adolescent Medicine at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, PA., from 2000-2014 served as a healthcare consultant with Atlas Family Chiropractic, Roslyn PA., and held a part time clinical role as a staff nurse practitioner at The Livengrin Foundation, Bensalem, PA., providing comprehensive health care to patients in the drug and alcohol recovery program. Dr. Siebert continues to serve as adjunct faculty and chair of doctoral committees for students completing their doctorate in nursing practice degree at DeSales University School of Nursing DNP Program, Center Square, PA.
- Clinical & Research Interests:
- Comprehensive Women's Health Issues
- Adolescent Health Issues
- Comprehensive Male Health Initiatives
- Cultural Competence/Diversity Issues
- Nursing Students with Learning Disabilities
- Educational Outcomes for Undergraduate Nursing Students and Advanced Practice NP Students
Dr. Siebert is married and the mother of two children; Jennifer a registered nurse at the University of Pennsylvania Heart & Vascular critical care surgical unit, and Andrew an art teacher teaching art and ceramics grades K-12.
Maureen Hopkins, RMA, Medical Assistant/Administrative Assistant
Maureen Hopkins joined the Student Health and Counseling staff in May 2015. She has been a Medical Assistant since 1994 and passed her registry exam upon graduation from her program. She brings with her over 18 years of experience in Phlebotomy and Education with the American Red Cross. She spent several years traveling and training staff in phlebotomy for the American Red Cross throughout the US.
She is married and the proud mother of three children, and a grandmother to her first grandson. Her oldest daughter graduated from Temple University Medical School in May 2015, and is currently a resident in obstetric/gynecology at St. Luke’s Medical Center in the Lehigh Valley. Her middle daughter is in the process of completing her Master’s degree in Education, and her youngest son graduated from Penn State University with a degree in Criminal Justice. Her first grandson was born in September 2014 and she’s already planning his career with the Philadelphia Flyers! Maureen has fine tuned clinical lab skills and knowledge, and a great sense of humor with staff and students.
1st Floor, Suite 1200
University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495
*Clinical hours may differ from office hours.
M-F 9:00am - 5:00pm
M-F 9:00am - 5:00pm