Erica Monasterio, MN, FNP-BC

Title: Consultant, Health Partners on IPV + Exploitation, Futures Without Violence


Erica Monasterio, MN, FNP-BC is a Clinical Professor, Emerita, formerly on faculty in the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and the former Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner Program, Department of Family Health Care in the School of Nursing at the University of California, San Francisco. Ms. Monasterio has 35 years of clinical experience working with youth and families in primary care, both at UCSF and in the San Francisco Department of Public Health. As a trainer her focus is on training practicing health care and social service professionals to increase their knowledge base, sensitivity and skills in working with adolescents and young adults, providing care to vulnerable and underserved populations and developing primary care-based interventions to address health, mental health, behavioral and social issues impacting on health from the perspective of trauma-informed care. Through her collaborative work with community-based organizations on projects at the local, state and national level, she provides training and technical assistance in the areas of sexual and reproductive health, healthy sexuality for adults and youth with disabilities, adult and adolescent relationship abuse, minor consent and confidentiality, and the care of LGBTQ youth.