Nursing Staff

Ingrid Buscher, RN

Registered Nurse
Nursing Degree, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Professional Experience
Ingrid began with Student Health in 2002. Ingrid has a diverse nursing background, including acute care, med/surgery, Hyperbaric Medicine, geriatrics and primary care.

Other Interests
Ingrid enjoys traveling to the Netherlands to spend time with family and friends there. Ingrid resides in San Francisco with her husband and son.

Catherine Neto, RN

Registered Nurse
Quinnipiac College, Associate Nursing Degree
San Francisco State University, BS

Professional Experience
Cathy worked at Planned Parenthood doing client education and nursing triage prior to joining Student Health in 2005. Previous experience includes infertility and labor and delivery nursing at UCSF.

Carrie Odom, RN

Registered Nurse
University of Missouri-Columbia, BSN

Professional Experience
Carrie was a registered nurse for seven years in Neonatal Intensive Care and came to San Francisco as a traveling nurse. She has worked at Student Health & Counseling since 2007 and enjoys working with the healthcare professionals of tomorrow.

Elizabeth Pirkle, RN

Travel Nurse
Samuel Merrit / St. Mary’s, BSN
UC Berkeley, BA

Professional Experience
Beth has worked at Student Health since 2005. She previously worked at UCSF and Alta Bates Hospital in Labor and Delivery. Before entering nursing school, she worked as a technical writer for 15 years.

Special Area of Focus
Beth is the travel nurse at Student Health & Counseling. She is a member of the International Society of Travel Medicine and holds a certificate in Travel Health. Other areas of interest include infectious disease and epidemiology.