Emily Jenkins, PNP

Emily Jenkins, , PNP

Emily Jenkins PNP

Emily Jenkins is a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with additional training in pediatric mental health. Emily grew up in North Carolina and received her Bachelor’s degree from Wake Forest University. After graduation, she moved to Charleston and worked in marketing, advertising and the creative arts. She later attended the Medical University of South Carolina and received a Bachelor’s of Nursing. She worked at MUSC for 11 years where she developed a love of pediatrics. She has 10 years experience in pediatric nursing including the specialties of hematology-oncology and transplant in addition to general pediatrics.
She attended Duke University School of Nursing and is thrilled to be a provider on the Riverside Pediatric team. She is board certified in pediatric primary care and is working toward board certification in pediatric mental and behavioral health. Emily is a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. She is passionate about patient education, helping families achieve wellness, and incorporating mental health in the primary care setting.
In her free time, she enjoys being outside with family and friends and spending time on Edisto Island. Her children and husband keep her laughing- Beckett (11), Finella (8), and David. They all are enjoying new kittens, Cricket and Ruby.

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