Sherrell Apugo, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, PCCN, joins us as a board-certified Nurse Practitioner in the Division of Cardiology at The GW Medical Faculty Associates.
Sherrell received her Bachelor's degree in Nursing Science from Howard University. She then moved back to her home town of Baltimore, Maryland where she worked at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Sherrell soon after obtained her Master's in Nursing from the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing and then became certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and is certified by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses in Progressive Care Nursing. Sherrell is licensed to practice in Washington, DC and Maryland.
Before joining The GW Medical Faculty Associates, Sherrell worked as a clinical nurse on a Progressive Cardiac Care unit where she cared for patients requiring advance heart failure therapies (Heart Transplant, LVAD, inotropes, etc.) and various other cardiac disorders. Sherrell has a special interest in heart failure and preventative cardiology.