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Karen Musselman, RN

Karen Musselman, RNWhen Karen was growing up, her mother had rheumatoid arthritis and was often ill. When her mother visited the Mayo Clinic, she went along and was impressed by the doctors and nurses there, leading to her career as a nurse.

Karen went to St. Luke's School of Nursing in Sioux City, IA, and became a registered nurse. She got a B.S.N. from Mesa College in Grand Junction.  Karen has worked in hospitals in Iowa and Colorado, as well as in pediatrics at Denver Health and a school nurse in Adams County District 14.

Karen has been at National Jewish Health since 1997.

Hometown: LeMars, Iowa

Favorite Children's Book: Goodnight, Moon

Hobbies: Yoga, reading