Kathleen Costello is the Associate Vice-President of Healthcare Access for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. As such she works with a diverse team of experts on professional educational activities, workforce expansion, and numerous other initiatives around access to high quality MS care. Ms. Costello is an adult nurse practitioner, and has worked in clinical practice at The Johns Hopkins Multiple Sclerosis Center and the University of Maryland MS Center. Ms. Costello is a past president of the International Organization of Multiple Sclerosis Nurses. In addition she has served on the Consortium of MS Centers Specialist Certification Committee. Ms. Costello has written and lectured extensively on MS and MS care.
Ms. Costello received her BSN and MS from the University of Maryland. She is certified as an Adult Nurse Practitioner, Multiple Sclerosis Nurse and Multiple Sclerosis Specialist.