Shaiza holds certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner from the American Academy of Nurse
Practitioners. Before her current role, she served as a pediatric registered nurse (RN) at
renowned institutions, including Children’s Health in Dallas, TX, and Boys Town National
Research Hospital in Omaha, NE. During her time with Children’s Health, she completed a
yearlong nurse residency program. She also had the privilege of being a float school nurse in
the Austin area, providing care to children across various age groups.
While working as an RN, Shaiza obtained certification as a Pediatric Nurse through the Pediatric
Nursing Certification Board. Her enthusiasm for learning was sparked by observing residents in
the hospital, inspiring her to pursue a Master of Science in Nursing at The University of Texas at
Shaiza’s commitment to Pediatrics stems from her deep-seated passion for providing dedicated
care to children and acting as their strongest advocate. Outside of her professional life, she
finds joy in spending quality time with family and friends, indulging in baking, and exploring
new destinations through travel.