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Sherry Guralnick Cohen
Board Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner

Sherry Guralnick Cohen


Sherry received her Master of Science and post master's certificates from University of Maryland School of Nursing in 1978 and 2004 respectively.  She is certified as a psychiatric advanced practice nurse and a family nurse practitioner.

She has worked at various hospitals including  University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore City Hospital, Johns Hopkins Hospital, and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. She has extensive experience in outpatient and inpatient psychiatry with a focus on family and group therapy. She provided psychiatric emergency room consultation for both Northwest Hospital and Baltimore City Hospital. Her psychiatric outpatient practice included many patients with dermatological problems.

From 1997 – 2006 she worked at Johns Hopkins Hospital in dermatology where she acquired experience with various dermatological lasers in clinical practice and research. She was the study nurse coordinator for multiple dermatological studies. Since 2006 she has worked in private practice in dermatology. Her practice includes medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology. She has a special interest in psycho-cutaneous medicine and lasers.

Sherry Guralnick Cohen has teaching experience as a Faculty Associate with University of Maryland Graduate School and Clinical Instructor in Clinical and Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. She has published in Advances for Nurse Practitioners. Professional affiliations include Nurse Practitioners Association of Maryland, Dermatology Nurses' Association and American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.