Kathryn B. Cappiello, FNP

Kathryn received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in nursing from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT. She went on to receive a post-Masters certificate as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Yale University School of Nursing, Orange, CT.

Since 2012, Kathyrn has worked as a registered nurse and clinical nurse in the Intensive Care Unit at Yale New Haven Hospital. She provided care for critically ill adult patients suffering from acute illness. She also promoted health and healing through complex clinical assessment, acute interventions, and collaboration with multidisciplinary staff.

Kathyrn sees patients in our Wallingford office.


Yale School of Medicine: Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, New Haven, CT 2018-2022

  • Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship, 2018-2021
  • Advanced Interventional Cardiology-Peripheral Vascular & Endovascular Fellowship, 2020-2021
  • Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, 2021-2022

Harvard School of Public Health: Boston, Massachusetts, 2017-2019

  • Master of Public Health (MPH) in Epidemiology

Brown University: Department of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, 2015-2018

  • Internal Medicine Residency at Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine: Cleveland, Ohio, 2010-2016

  • Master’s in Science (MS) in Biomedical Investigation (Clinical Research Scholars Program)

Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine: Cleveland, Ohio, 2010-2015

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) with “Special Qualifications in Biomedical Research”

Harvard Medical School: Boston, MA, 2012-2013 

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Medical Research Fellowship at Harvard Medical School

Emory University: Atlanta, Georgia, 2003 – 2008

  • B.S. in Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology (NBB)
  • B.A. in Political Science

Licensure and Certification

Board Certified Internal Medicine

Board Certified Cardiovascular Disease

Board Certified Advanced Interventional Cardiology–Peripheral Vascular & Endovascular

Board Certified Interventional Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT


  • Goodrich C. White Dean’s Scholarship, Emory University, 06/2004
  • Emory Scholars Program, Emory University, 06/2004
  • 2004-2005 Emory College Council’s Excellence in Leadership Award for Emory Tsunami Relief, 05/2005
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Emory University, 01/2006
  • Mortar Board Senior Honor Society, Emory University, 05/2006
  • Emory Humanitarian Award, Emory University, 01/2008
  • Emory Hall of Fame (only one of five seniors to be inducted), Emory University, 05/2008
  • Marion Luther Brittain Award (most prestigious and highest university-wide award), Emory University, 5/2008
  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Research Service Award
  • Emory’s Top 175 History Makers, 07/2011
  • 2011 American Heart Association Student Scholarship in Cardiovascular Disease, 07/2011
  • American Thoracic Surgery Award, 8/2011
  • Cleveland Clinic Alumni Merit Scholarship, 9/2011
  • First Place Winner, Inamori Ethics Dialogue Contest, 3/2011
  • American Medical Association Foundation Research Seed Grant, 3/2012
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Medical Research Fellowship at Harvard Medical School, 5/2012
  • Academy of Medicine of Cleveland and Northern Ohio Scholarship, 3/2013
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons Presidential Student Scholar, 3/2013
  • Kaiser Permanente Northern California Medical Student Award, 3/2013
  • Emory Radiation Oncology Scholar, 6/2014
  • Waterbury Medical Association Scholarship, 3/2014
  • Semi-finalist status for Tylenol Healthcare Scholarship, 06/2014
  • Nominated by Cleveland Clinic for Forbes Magazine “Top 30 Under 30,” 06/2014
  • Resident of the Year Award (chosen by Chief Residents), 2018