Welcome Shannon Gaine.
Shannon is a licensed Family Nurse Practitioner who joined the team in May 2016. She earned her Master’s Degree as Family Nurse Practitioner at Georgetown University. After completing her Masters she worked at Columbia Presbyterian, New York City in the Pediatrics emergency room. Upon moving to California, Shannon worked in a small clinic in Mountain View before finally transferring over to UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland. She has an interest in working with the community in bringing more awareness and education about thalassemia in the future. When she is outside of the hospital, Shannon enjoys competing and training for Triathlons. She recently just competed in Ironman on October 1st in Maryland. Her favorite out of all the races is swimming. Shannon is a very active and hardworking athlete.