"Integrating Trauma Informed Practice in NICU"
Recognizing the enormity of the challenges our society faces, Association of Neonatal Therapists (ANT) is dedicated to making a lasting impact through our programs. While our efforts are driven by our organization’s singular focus, we spread a wide net by investing in a variety of progressive strategies.
Time & Location
14 Mar, 8:00 am IST – 15 Mar, 6:00 pm IST; Surya Hospital, Mumbai, Santacruz, Mumbai
About the Event
Chief Guest : Dr. Mrudula Phadke, Sr. Advisor, National Rural Health Mission, Govt. of India; UNICEF
Key Note of Address by Mary Coughlin
A leader in neonatal nursing, Mary Coughlin MS, NNP, RNC-E has pioneered the concept of trauma-informed care as a biologically relevant paradigm for hospitalized newborns, infants, and their families.
An internationally recognized expert in the field of age-appropriate care, Ms. Coughlin has over 35 years of nursing experience beginning in the US Air Force Nurse Corp and culminating in her current role as President and Chief Transformation Officer of Caring Essentials Collaborative.
Ms. Coughlin authored the 2011 NANN Guidelines for Age Appropriate Care of the Premature and Critically Ill Hospitalized Infant and most recently authored the books: Transformative Nursing in the NICU: Trauma-informed, Age-appropriate Care (2014) and Trauma-informed Care in the NICU: Evidence-Based Practice Guidelines for Neonatal Clinicians (2016) - endorsed by the National Association of Neonatal Nurses. Ms. Coughlin has mentored close to 10,000 interdisciplinary NICU clinicians from over 14 countries to transform the experience of care for the hospitalized infant and family in crisis.