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Nancy W. Folsom, RN, CPSN
Plastic Surgery

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Administrative Office:
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
South Pavillion - 7th Floor
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Telephone: 215-360-0640

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Nancy Folsom has been a Registered Nurse since 1981. She began her career at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia as an OR Nurse in both scrub and circulating roles. She has a special interest in Plastic Surgery. In 2001, she began working at University of Pennsylvania Health System - Penn Plastic Surgery as the Nurse Manager. In 2008, she assumed the position as the Penn Plastic Surgery Clinical Research Coordinator.

2008 Penn Plastic Surgery Clinical Research Coordinator
2001 Nurse Manager


2012 Certified Clinical Research Coordinator
1997 Certified in Plastic Surgical Nursing
1981 RN - Lankenau Hospital School of Nursing
  • American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses
  • Philadelphia – Delaware Valley Chapter of ASPSN
  • UPENN Society of Clinical Research Coordinators and Administrators



Responsibilities include the overall coordination of Clinical Trials. Specifically- Study Submissions, the Informed Consent Process, Subject Recruitment, Study Team Building, Data Collection and Safety Reporting, Tissue and Sample Collection and Processing, Budget/ Contract Development, ECRF, and Good Clinical Practice

  1. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery: May 2015 - Volume 135 - Issue 5S - p 50–51
    doi: 10.1097/01.prs.0000465511.62305.6c
  2. Scientific Sessions: Session 5 - Group C - Abstract 63
    Wilson, Anthony J. MD; Chang, Brian BS; Chin, Bianca C. MD; Taglinenti, Anthony J. MD; Folsom, Nancy RN; Percec, Ivona MD, PhD
    A Quantitative Analysis of Different Botulinum Toxin Formulations: A Randomized Double Blind Prospective Clinical Trial of Comparative Dynamic Strain Reduction
2013 Recipient of the ASPSN- Nurse of the Year

Nancy Folsom

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