Katherine Johnson is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Katherine was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana and graduated from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing Magna Cum Laude in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
After completing her Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Katherine obtained a job working in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Ochsner Hospital in New Orleans. In her seven years there, Katherine cared for countless extremely premature babies as well as their families and helped their mothers cope with the hardships of having a new baby in the intensive care unit. While working in this position, Katherine served on many unit-based committees and received the Daisy Award recognizing outstanding nurses.
Katherine received her Master of Science in Nursing from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2016 and graduated with honors. During her work in the NICU, after her two pregnancies, and while obtaining her master’s degree, Katherine realized her passion for women’s health. Katherine is especially interested in breastfeeding and did extensive research on breastfeeding while obtaining her Master’s Degree.
Katherine joined CWCC in 2017 and works with Dr. Beard at the medical center location seeing pregnant patients as well as performing well-women and gynecologic exams. She is available for urgent same-day visits and is also trained in obstetric and gynecologic ultrasound. Patients coming to see Dr. Beard for their first pregnancy visit meet with Katherine for their initial consultation, exam, screening labs, and ultrasound.
In her spare time, Katherine enjoys spending time with her two young daughters Abigayle and Adelaide, and husband Danny, and getting to know Houston. Katherine also enjoys running (marathons and half marathons), baking, shopping, and spending time outdoors.
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