Christine Guelcher, PPCNP Nurse Practitioner



Christine Guelcher, MS, APRN, PPCNP-BC, is a hematology and oncology clinic nurse at Children's National Health System. Since completing her Masters and becoming certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, she has been the Hemophilia Nurse Coordinator at Children's for the last 17 years. 

As an active provider in the bleeding disorders community, Guelcher was recently re-elected to serve on the Region III Regional Executive Committee (REC) having served on the REC for four years previously. She serves as a nursing representative on the American Thrombosis and Hemostasis Network (ATHN) Board of Directors, and is the Chair of the ATHN Community Relations and Communications Subcommittee. Guelcher also is active in the Association of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Nurses (APHON) having served as an officer in the local chapter in the past.  

She was part of the faculty that worked with the Centers for Disease Control to develop the curriculum for the “Advanced Partners Program”. She continues to work with the faculty members to keep the curriculum current.

To schedule an appointment with Christine Guelcher, call 202-476-2140. 



Education & Training

Education & Training

  • MS, 1997
    University of Maryland at College Park
  • BSN, 1989
    Georgetown University
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Christine Guelcher

Patient story

Staci's Story

"As a parent/caretaker, you want to fight with every ounce of fight that you have. It's normal and necessary to help you feel like you are fighting right along with your precious baby."

Zahara's Story

Patient story

"In the midst of every situation remember that there is no situation that you will face that you (along with your support team) are not well-equipped to handle."

Read More of Zahara's Story