Katherine ‘Kate” Hylan most recently worked with the Refugee Health Alliance in Tijuana, Mexico, providing nurse-midwifery and primary care to patients and asylum seekers living in migrant camps. She has also worked at the Camp Pendleton Naval Hospital in California and for a San Diego federally qualified health center, North County Health Services. Earlier, she worked as a registered nurse in Tennessee, focusing on obstetrics and gynecology.
Hylan is a graduate of Vanderbilt University’s master’s degree in nursing program, with a specialty in nurse-midwifery and family nurse practitioner. She earned her undergraduate degree in biology and anthropology at Bucknell University. She is also a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society.