Beth Kotarski, a nurse practitioner with more than 15 years of experience in health care experience, began in Fall 2007 as the director of Swarthmore Worth Health Center. In this role, Kotarski is responsible for providing direct care as a nurse practitioner, overseeing the Center's extensive programs and services, and helping shape the College's strategies and practices in the areas of health services, health education, and wellness.
Kotarski came to Swarthmore from Haverford College, where for six years she served as the associate director of the Student Health Center. Her extensive background in women's health, reproductive health, and family health includes service at Swarthmore, Planned Parenthood, and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from West Chester University, a Master of Science degree in nursing from the University of Pennsylvania, and a post-Master's Certificate as a family nurse practitioner from Widener University. Read more in the Phoenix.