Robin Bisgaard


Robin Bisgaard is a nurse in the Intensive Care Nursery at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. She has worked in intensive care at UCSF since 1986 including as an ECMO (extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) nurse and as the discharge coordinator and case manager responsible for discharging infants with complex medical and surgical needs. She also worked in neonatal and high-risk pediatric home care, neonatal and pediatric transport and as a research coordinator in the Fetal Treatment Center.

Bisgaard earned a bachelor's degree in nursing at Syracuse University in New York and a master's in nursing education at the University of Phoenix. She's currently working on a Ph.D. at the UCSF School of Nursing.

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Cortes RA, Keller RL, Townsend T, Harrison MR, Farmer DL, Lee H, Piecuch RE, Leonard CH, Hetherton M, Bisgaard R, Nobuhara KK. Survival of severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia has morbid consequences. J Pediatr Surg. 2005 Jan; 40(1):36-45; discussion 45-6.

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