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Editorial Board

Co-Editor
Debra H. Brandon PhD, RN, CNS, FAAN
Duke University School of Nursing
Durham, NC
Co-Editor
Jacqueline M. McGrath, PhD, RN, FNAP, FAAN
Thelma and Joe Crow Endowed Professor
Vice Dean for Faculty Excellence
University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, School of Nursing
Managing Editor
Emily Babcock
[email protected]

Content Editors and Editorial Board Members

​​Tracey Bell DNP, APRN, NNP-BC​
Case of the Month
Assistant Director- NNP Program
Clinical Assistant Professor
Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Educator
Emory School of Medicine- Department of Neonatology
Atlanta, GA

​Brittany L. Kyle, BSN, RNC-NIC, C-ELBW, C-NNIC
Newborn Intensive Care Unit
Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health
Indianapolis, Indiana
​Carrie-Ellen Briere, PhD, RN, CLC
Social Media Editor
Assistant Professor
Elaine Marieb College of Nursing
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA
​Tamara M. Meeker, MSN, CRNP, NNP-BC
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of General, Thoracic, and Fetal Surgery
University of Pennsylvania College of Nursing
Philadelphia, PA
​Diana C. Cartagena, PhD, RN, CPNP
School of Nursing
Old Dominion University
Virginia Beach, VA
​Desi M. Newberry DNP, NNP-BC
Original Research
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
WakeMed
Raleigh, NC
Associate Professor, Lead NNP Faculty
Duke University School of Nursing
Raleigh, NC

Donna Dowling, PhD, RN
Original Research
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Katherine Newnam, PhD, RN, NNP-BC, CPNP, IBCLE
Neonatal Evidence-Based Reviews
College of Nursing
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters
Norfolk, VA ​
​Wakako Eklund, DNP, NNP-BC
Pediatrix Medical Group of Tennessee
Nashville, TN
Adjunct Lecturer
Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
Adjunct Faculty of Biomedical Engineering
Louisiana Tech University
Ruston, LA
​Mio Ozawa, PhD, MS, RN, PHN
Midwifery and Maternal-Newborn Nursing
Division of Nursing Science
Graduate School of Biomedical & Health Sciences
University of Hiroshima
Hiroshima, Japan
​Paula L. Forsythe, MSN, RN
Outcomes of Neonatal Care
Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
Cleveland, OH
​Leslie Parker, PhD, APRN, FAAN
Original Research
College of Nursing
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL
​Christine A. Fortney, PhD, RN
Ethical Issues in Neonatal Care
Martha S. Pitzer Center for Women, Children, & Youth
Ohio State University College of Nursing
Columbus, OH
​Heather Smith, PhD, RN, NNP-BC
QOL Medical, LLC
Raleigh, NC
​Sheila Gephart, PhD, RN
Neonatal Evidence-Based Reviews
College of Nursing
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
​Qing Yang, PhD
Statistical Editor
Duke University School of Nursing
Durham, NC
Sunny G. Hallowell, PhD, PPCNP-BC, IBCLC
Social Media Editor
Villanova University College of Nursing
Philadelphia, PA
​Ksenia Zukowsky, PhD, APRN, NNP-BC
Professional Growth and Development
Jefferson School of Nursing
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

​Pamela A. Harris-Haman, DNP, CRNP, NNP-BC
Practice Improvements in Neonatal Care
Assistant Professor, NNP-Tract
University of Texas Medical Branch
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
Holy Spirit Hospital
Camp Hill, PA



2020-2021 NANN Board of Directors

President
Gail Bagwell, DNP, APRN, CNS

President-Elect
Rachael Edjou, NNP-BC APNP CPNP-PC

Secretary-Treasurer
Luann Jones, DNP, APRN, NNP-BC, NE-BC

Directors-at-Large

Jill Beck, MSN RNC-NIC
Media Esser, PhD, NNP-BC, APNP, CWN
Ashley Weber, PhD RN
Julie Williams, DNP, CRNP, NNP-BC

Staff Nurse Directors-at-Large
Jennifer Fries, BSN RNC-NIC C-ELBW
Erica Van Inwagen, BSN, RN, CCRN


NANNP Council Chair 
Bobby Bellflower, DNSc, NNP-BC

Executive Director
Dionne Wilson, CAE