Eric Wolhford

Eric Wohlford

Eric studied the effects of malaria on B cells in Kenya.  View more...


Karen M Dygert, NP

Karen M Dygert, NP
Appointed 09/06/07
3020 Upstate Health Care Center
90 Presidential Plaza
Syracuse, NY 13202

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

  • Nurse Practitioner of Advanced Practice Services

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Advanced Practice Services


Education & Fellowships

  • Post Graduate Training: University of Rochester, 2009, psychiatric mental health
  • MSN: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2000, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Clinical Interests

  • Foster care

    child mental health/behavioral health

Education Interests

  • systems of care

    mental health

Research Interests

  • systems of care

    foster care

    mental health care


Specialties & Certification

  • Psychiatric & Mental Health CNS
  • Pediatrics

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Acute & Chronic Diseases and Conditions in Pediatric Patients
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Children
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Mental Illness
  • Skin Conditions
  • Skin or Soft Tissue Abscess
  • Viral Infections in Children


  • Children


  • Acute Illness & Injury Management
  • Acute Pain
  • Health & Wellness
  • Health Maintenance & Clinical Prevention
  • Immunization
  • Mental Health Screening
  • Well Child Care


  • American Nurses Association (ANA)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
  • Nurse Practitioner Association of New York State - Syracuse Chapter
  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
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