Dr. Sheri Vlam, NP, Board Certified - Families First Pediatrics in UT

About Sheri

Sheri Vlam was born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Sheri is a Canuck at heart, but loves Utah! She received her Registered Nurse (R.N.) degree in Canada. When she moved to Utah she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing at the University of Utah and then her Master’s Degree in Nursing in 2004 with an emphasis in Pediatrics. Sheri completed her thesis with a focus on diagnostic practices of ADHD and later went on to publish her findings in the Pediatric Nursing Journal (PNJ). Sheri is board certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. Sheri has a broad range of pediatric experience including becoming an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant.

Sheri has a passion for pediatric care and enjoys helping parents raise healthy children. She takes great enjoyment in being able to watch her patients grow from infancy to young adults. She credits her many wrinkles to constantly smiling at how honest and adorable children are! Sheri understands that raising children is a fun, but at times can be quite stressful.

She is kept very busy by with her three active boys whom she likes to go geocaching and hiking with. She has one dog and nine chickens.