Specialty Hospitalist Language(s) Spoken English; Ibibio Joined Kelsey-Seybold March 2019 Accepting New Patients? Yes BiographyProfessional BackgroundWith experience in adult and gerontologic care, Helen Akpan is a certified hospitalist nurse practitioner who began her nursing career after receiving her associate degree in nursing from San Jacinto College, South Campus, in Houston in 2002. In 2005, she graduated from Texas Woman’s University in Houston with a Bachelor of Science in nursing. Helen earned her Master of Science in Nursing from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 2015. Helen has cared for patients through a variety of nursing positions over the course of her career. These include positions at Memorial Hermann’s Memorial City Hospital and Sugar Land Hospital, Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital, and Care One Primary Care Clinic. Prior to joining Kelsey-Seybold, Helen was a hospitalist nurse practitioner at Houston Methodist Hospital in Sugar Land.Professional AssociationsHelen is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).Hobbies and InterestsHelen enjoys traveling and spending quality time with family and friends.