Clinical Interests: Developmental care of preterm and full term infants in the neonatal intensive care unit. Transitioning medically fragile infants to oral feedings. Family engagement and family centered care. Promoting evidence-based practice and research.
Education: Master of Science in Nursing, Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist, Northwestern University, 1996; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Northern Illinois University, 1979
Chicago Area Association of Neonatal Nurses; Illinois NICU Developmental Care Consortium; National Association of Neonatal Nurse Practioners; National Pediatric Nurse Scientist Collaborative