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Heidi P. Sweeney, APRN

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Practice Name Connecticut Children's Specialty Group

BA, Connecticut College
BSN, Southern Connecticut State University
MSN, Yale University School of Nursing

Board Certifications
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Clinical Expertise

    Heidi is a pediatric nurse practitioner specializing in gastroenterology. Her interests include functional gastrointestinal disorders, celiac disease, and feeding difficulties. She is currently involved in research on irritable bowel.

    Selected Publications
    • Sweeney H, Marai S, Kim C, Ferrer F.  (Fall 2007). Creating a sedation service for pediatric urodynamics: Our Experience.  Urologic Nursing. Submitted for publication Fall 2007, accepted for publication January 2008.

    • Sweeney H, Rzepski B, Hochman H, Kim C, Lerer T, Ferrer F.( Fall 2006). Identifying characteristics of children requiring sedation for urodynamics. Urologic Nursing, Accepted for publication  Spring 2007.

    • Sweeney H. Delayed presentation of posterior urethral valves in a child with autism: A case report. Urologic Nursing, Feb 2006, 26:1, 71-76.

    • Sweeney H., Pelegano J. Wilms tumor in a child with Trisomy 13.  Journal Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Mar-April; 2000, 22:2,171-2.

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