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Language(s) Spoken

English; Ibibio

Joined Kelsey-Seybold

March 2019

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Professional Background

With 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 Associations

Helen is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).

Hobbies and Interests

Helen enjoys traveling and spending quality time with family and friends.

​My philosophy as a nurse is centered on care and compassion. My personal values of respecting others, being honest, and showing love toward others guide me in my profession so I can offer support and provide the best care even when faced with a challenging situation.

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