Nicole is currently working as a Registered Nurse in a physician's office specializing in reproductive endocrinology, or infertility.
Many of the patients Nicole counsels and educates have PCOS. Nicole is currently working at a physician's office specializing in infertility where she also teaches a class on how to use the medications which are prescribed at her practice. Prior to working in the field of infertility, she was a registered nurse at Maimonides Medical Center in New York City. She also has many years of experience tutoring students from kindergarten through the college level in both science and math.
Nicole received her bachelors degree in biology from Philadelphia University. She then received her bachelors of science degree in nursing from Pace University in New York City.
By Nicole Galan, RN:
Welcome to About PCOS! This site is designed for women who have been diagnosed with PCOS, or who think they may have it and want to learn more. This is also a place of support, as you will find many resources geared to help you face this difficult disease. Check out the PCOS forums to find other compassionate women who understand your concerns and who may have a new take on things.
Women with this disease face a challenging set of symptoms that affect their appearance, health and fertility. I believe that educating yourself about your condition and how to properly manage it, is one of the most important things you can do to help yourself. Take control of your PCOS, and engage your doctor in discussions about the many treatment options available to you. If you are thinking about having a baby, concerned about complications, or just want advice on how to manage the symptoms, a wealth of information is here to help you.