University of Pittsburgh                                                                                                             Pittsburgh, PA

Bachelor of Science in Nursing                                                                                                                     August 2004 -April 2008

University of Pennsylvania                                                                                                       Philadelphia, PA

Master of Science in Nursing                                                                                                                     May 2009 –   December 2012

Family Health Nurse Practitioner Program

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE: Doylestown Hospital Emergency Department, Hospital of the University of   Pennsylvania Emergency Department, Crozer Family Practice, Advocare Woodbury Pediatrics


Lead Nurse Practitioner                                                                                                         Philadelphia, PA

January 5th, 2016 – present

Jane and Leonard Korman Respiratory Institute at Jefferson

–          Primary clinical role autonomously managing patient panel with subspecialty expertise in severe asthma and biologics

–          Administrative coordination and mentoring of APP’s within the division and clinical operations

–          Coordination of the severe asthma program, as well as multidisciplinary coordination of asthma care

–          Wellness Chair: coordination of wellness program

–          Patient education coordinator: coordination of web based patient education program

–          Clinical research participation with clinical trials as sub investigator


Nurse Practitioner                                                                                                                   Philadelphia, PA

March 2018-April 2019

Jefferson Urgent Care

Primary clinical nurse practitioner responsible for the care of urgent care patients in both adult and pediatric



Adjunct Faculty                                                                                                                       Philadelphia, PA

January, 2017-present

Jefferson University School of Nursing

Courses: Comprehensive Assessment for Advanced Nursing Practice

Health Policy

FNP Clinical Course

Clinical Adjunct Preceptor


Nurse Practitioner                                                                                                                         Marlton, NJ

May 28th, 2013 – January 1st, 2016

Advocare Allergy and Asthma

Primary clinical nurse practitioner responsible for own patient panel of adult and pediatric patients with allergic disorders including asthma, allergic rhinitis, eczema, food allergy and immune deficiencies


Clinical Nurse III                                                                                                                     Philadelphia, PA

July 2008 – August, 2014

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Emergency Department


Nurse Extern                                                                                                                            Philadelphia, PA

May – August, 2007

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Emergency Department


Research Assistant                                                                                                                     Pittsburgh, PA

February 2005 – April 2008

University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing


Bridging the Gaps Intern                                                                                                          Philadelphia, PA

June – August 2006

University of Pennsylvania, LIFE center, West Philadelphia



Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner with Prescriptive Authority                            November, 2015 – present

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania


Advance Practice Nurse with CDS                                                                                                June, 2013-present

State of New Jersey


Family Nurse Practitioner                                                                                                March, 2013 – present

ANCC Certification


Registered Nurse

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania                                                                                            June, 2008 -present

State of New Jersey                                                                                                            January, 2012-present



Chitguppi C, Patel P, Gandler A,  Murphy K., Khoury T., Monostra P., Bork S., Toskala E., Rabinowitz M., Rosen M., Nyquist, G., Most J.  Effect of Benralizumab in Patients With Severe Eosinophilic Asthma and Chronic Rhinosinusitis With Nasal Polyps: A Case Series. American Journal of Rhinology & Allergy. 2021;35(5):559-567.


Patel, P., Chiguppi, C., Gandler, A., Murphy, K., Khoury, T., Bork, S., Monostra, P., Toskala, E., Rabinowitz, M., Rosen, M., Nyquist, G., Most, J. (2021). Evaluation of Asthma Control in Patients with and without Sinonasal Polyps following Treatment with Biologic Agents. The Medicine Forum: Journal of Thomas Jefferson University, 22, 2020-2021.


Most, J. & Bork, S. (2020). New Developments in asthma therapeutics.

Current Opinion in Pharmacology, 2020, 51: 59-65. Doi: 10.1016/j.coph.2020.07.010


Borkowski, S. (2012). Solutions for ED overcrowding: Increasing urgent care centers.

Journal of Emergency Nursing, 38(2), 116-117. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2011.03.031



Caring for the Under and Uninsured Patient                                                                                   April, 2022

Chest Conference

Korman Respiratory Institute


Evolution and Role of the APP                                                                                                         June, 2021

Chest Conference

Korman Respiratory Institute


Provider Wellness                                                                                                                             May, 2021

APP Grand Rounds

Jefferson Health


Nutrition and Asthma                                                                                                                        May, 2021

World Asthma Day Conference

Korman Respiratory Institute


Physical Assessment of Thorax and Lungs                                                                                      April, 2020

Nurse Practitioner Program
Thomas Jefferson University


Chest Xray Interpretation                                                                                                         October 7,2019

Family Nurse Practitioner Program
Thomas Jefferson University


Overview of Asthma                                                                                                                 October 9,2019

Adult Primary and Acute care Nurse Practitioner Program
Thomas Jefferson University


Pulmonary Grand Rounds                                                                                                             May 8, 2019

Asthma Wins and Losses

Korman Respiratory Institute


Inhaler teaching for Health Care Providers                                                                  July, 2018& July, 2020

Fellow Orientation

Korman Respiratory Institute


Overview of Asthma                                                                                                                 May-June, 2018

Intern Lecture Series

Thomas Jefferson University


Overview of Asthma and COPD                                                                                              October, 2017

Lecture presentation Acute Care NP MSN program

Thomas Jefferson University


Poster Presentation                                                                                                                  Atlantic City, NJ

“Improving Outcomes for Septic Shock Patients”

New Jersey ENA Annual Conference, March 2011


Poster Presentation                                                                                                                  Atlantic City, NJ

“Strategies to Implement a Journal Club in the Emergency Department”                                                        San Antonio TX

New Jersey ENA Annual Conference, March, 2010

ENA National Conference, September 2010




Clinical Research Study

Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

Co-Investigator                                                                                                                      Philadelphia, PA

“Feasibility of the Enhanced Tobacco Intervention Protocol(ETIP) to Reduce Smoking and Alter the Tumor Microenvironment of Head and Neck Squamous cell Carcinoma and Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer”

8/2020- Present


Clinical Research Study

Korman Respiratory Institute

Sub-Investigator                                                                                                                    Philadelphia, PA

“The CHRONICAL Study: A Longitudinal Prospective Observational Study of Characteristics Treatment Patterns and Health Outcomes of Individuals with Severe Asthma in the United States:


Clinical Research Study

Korman Respiratory Institute

Sub-Investigator                                                                                                                    Philadelphia, PA

“An Observational Primary Data Collection Study to Assess the Feasibility of Implementing the US Asthma Risk and Impairment Screener and Evaluation Navigator in Clinical Practice”



Clinical Trial                                                                                                                            Philadelphia, PA

Korman Respiratory Institute


“A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled,Parallel-group, 52-week Pivotal Study to Assess the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of Dupilumab in Patients With Moderate-to-severe Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) with Type 2 inflammation”


Clinical Trial                                                                                                                           Philadelphia, PA

Korman Respiratory Institute


“A Phase 4, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-blind, Parallel Group, Placebo-controlled Study to Evaluate the Effect of Benralizumab on Structural and Lung Function Changes in Severe Eosinophilic Asthmatics (CHINOOK)”



Advanced Practice Advisory Council                                                                                      Philadelphia, PA

Thomas Jefferson Healthcare System

January, 2019- January, 2020

Responsibilities include coordination and collaboration with APP’s across the hospital enterprise to address current practice issues

Initiation of Jefferson APP Grand Rounds

Initiation of Jefferson Networking event

Initiation of Jefferson APP Award


Regeneron Advisory Board

Advisory Board for Severe Asthma

October, 2020


AstraZeneca US Precision Advisory Board

National Advisory Board for Severe Asthma

October, 2017-present


Lung Cancer Symposium Coordinator                                                                          Philadelphia, PA

Korman Respiratory Institute

January, 2018-present

Multidisciplinary coordination of annual Lung Cancer Symposium Conference


American Lung Association Liason

Better Breathers Coordinator

November, 2017-present


Epic Super User

July 1, 2017 – present

Jane and Leonard Korman Respiratory Institute at Jefferson


AAAAI (American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology) Member

July 2013-present


AANP (American Association of Nurse Practitioners) Member

May 2013-present


UPHS Quality and Patient Safety Award                                                                                  December, 2012

“Educational And Electronic Medical Record Interventions To Decrease

Opioids Dispensed At Discharge In The HUP And PPMC Emergency Departments”


Physio-Control, Inc. Scholarship                                                                                                  August, 2011

Emergency Nurses Association


ENA Annual Conference Scholarship                                                                                               July, 2010

Emergency Nurses Association


Sepsis Champion                                                                                                                     Philadelphia, PA

September 2010- August 2014

Emergency Department, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


Nursing Journal Club                                                                                                              Philadelphia, PA

August 2009 – August 2014

Lead presenter and organizer

Emergency Department, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Sigma Theta Tau, Eta Chapter, Honor Society of Nursing                                                          Pittsburgh, PA

December 2006

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Nurse Practitioner working in outpatient pulmonology with specific focus in obstructive airways disease and severe asthma and respiratory biologics.