Helen Wijeweera, ANP-BC
Nephrology Nurse Practitioner
- Phone: 314-362-5365
- Fax: 314-362-5470
1993-2000: ICU nurse at John Cochran VA hospital; CCRN certified
2000-2012: Nurse Practitioner at Diabetes and Endocrinology Specialists
2012-present: Nurse practitioner Washington University, Nephrology Division
- BS in Nursing and BS/BA in Psychology, Cum Laude: Truman State University, Kirksville, MO (1993)
- MS in Nursing: Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO (2000)
- American Nurses Credentialing Center
- Post graduate Nurse Practitioner certification
Honors and Awards
Cum Laude, Truman State University
Sigma Theta Tau
Transplant Nephrology: Immunosuppression and management of risk factors for renal disease, including hypertension, dyslipidemia, and diabetes.
Immunosuppression management in kidney transplant patients.
Sub-investigator in multiple multicenter trials for investigational medications for management of Diabetes, including Cardiovascular outcome studies for diabetes and medications for treatment of diabetic Chronic Kidney disease complications.