Saint Louis University

 Saint Louis University
 School of Nursing
 Room 421

 phone: (314) 977-8926
 fax: (314) 977-8949

Teaching: Dr. Papachrisanthou has been a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in primary care for over 15 years. Dr. Papachrisanthou is certified by the National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. She currently teaches Nursing of Children I and II and Health Promotion in the Master's Program.

Research: Dr. Papachrisanthou's research interests include: immunization on-time adherence, millennial generation and healthcare, childhood obesity, adolescent risk taking behaviors, and reducing failed office visit appointments.

Practice: Dr. Papachrisanthou practices as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in a private pediatric office in Shiloh, Illinois. She serves predominately low income or medically underserved pediatric populations. She emphasizes the importance of growth, development, and the support of family and community surrounding the child.

Professional and Scholarly Activities:

  • Midwest Nursing Research Society
  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners - Fellow
  • National Organization of Nurse Practitioners Faculties
  • Sigma Theta Tau International - Delta Lambda-at-large Chapter


  • DNP, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
  • MSN, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, University of Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
  • BSN, Barnes College of Nursing at University of Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis, MO