About the Journal : MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing

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About the Journal

​​MCN's mission is to provide the most timely, relevant information to nurses practicing in perinatal, neonatal, midwifery, and pediatric specialties. MCN is a peer-reviewed journal that meets its mission by publishing clinically relevant practice and research manuscripts aimed at assisting nurses toward evidence-based practice. MCN focuses on today's major issues and high priority problems in maternal/child nursing, women's health, and family nursing with extensive coverage of advanced practice healthcare issues relating to infants and young children.

Each issue features peer-reviewed, clinically relevant articles. Coverage includes updates on disease and related care; ideas on health promotion; insights into patient and family behavior; discoveries in physiology and pathophysiology; clinical investigations; and research manuscripts that assist nurses toward evidence-based practices.

Publication & Editorial Staff Contacts

Associate Publisher
Lauren Briede
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Production Editor
Meagan Wilson
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Marketing Manager
Brian McAllister
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Product Advertising Account Manager
Linda Barta
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Philadelphia, PA 19103

Editorial Office
Kathleen R. Simpson, PhD, RNC, CNS-BC, FAAN
MCN The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing
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