Katie Parker earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Illinois State University and her Master's degree from Rush University.
She started her nursing career working on the Pulmonary and Allergy unit of Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago and completed two travel nurse contracts. While working as a staff nurse for a pediatric practice in Chicago, she discovered her love of primary care.
Upon completing her Master's degree, Katie spent a year at her Chicago practice as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner prior to joining Pediatric Health Associates in June 2015.
Katie has a special interest in allergy, newborn care, and nutrition.
Katie loves yoga, jogging, playing tennis, travel and spending time with family and friends.