Sean Forster is a native of the Philadelphia region. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from the Pennsylvania State University in 2009. He then completed both his Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing at Thomas Jefferson University. Finally, Sean completed is Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) at Wilkes University in 2018.
Sean worked as a front-line nurse from 2011-2014 before transitioning to nursing professorship at Shawnee State University (Ohio). Following his tenure at Shawnee State, he served as a professor at Chamberlain University in the Family Nurse Practitioner program and at Gannon University. In 2020 Sean returned to Thomas Jefferson University as a nursing professor, where he has had the pleasure of educating nursing students about best practice techniques.
Sean has a strong interest in sustainable, functional health. For nearly a decade, his interest in holistic lifestyle choices and functional movements that positively impact health has shaped the lives of his patients, students, family, and friends. Sean is also a certified wellness coach. His lifestyle coaching includes procurement and preparation of foods in support of overall health, functional body movements, and stress reduction techniques, among others. He believes in getting to the root of the issue. There is no one-size-fits-all treatment for his patients. Sean is a compassionate listener who wants to know you to best serve you.
Sean is an active, athletic person who enjoys moving with purpose and finding joy in all aspects of life. When he is not working with patients or educating students, he enjoys golfing, playing pick-up hockey and basketball, and spending time outdoors with his family.
Undergraduate Education: The Pennsylvania State University, B.S. Kinesiology, 2005-2009
Thomas Jefferson University, B.S. Nursing, 2010-2011
Graduate Education: Thomas Jefferson University, M.S. Nursing, 2014-2015
Wilkes University, Doctorate of Nursing Practice, 2016-2018
Certifications: Thomas Jefferson Leadership Coaching Certificate, 2021
Certified Wellness Coach, 2021