Ms. Ross is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Specialist and Clinical Lipid Specialist with concentrated training in preventive cardiology. Her undergraduate and graduate work was completed at Gwynedd Mercy College, in Gwynedd Valley, PA. She holds two Master's Degrees as a Clinical Specialist with subspecialties in Gerontology and Administration, and the second as an Adult Nurse Practitioner. She has received accreditation as a Clinical Lipid Specialist by The Accreditation Council for Clinical Lipidiology and is a Fellow and Board member of the National Lipid Association.

Ms. Ross clinical affiliation is with the University of Pennsylvania as well as a clinical consultant on cardiovascular risk intervention and education. She has been active in clinical research and has been both a clinical coordinator and sub-investigator on several cardiovascular risk reduction trials for lipids, and other aspects of risk reduction.

Professional memberships include Board Member, current president and Fellow of The Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association. Member of the Practicing Clinicians Exchange, and Sigma Theta Tau.