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Newborn Baby

BOARD MEMBERS

Unifying Neonatal Nurses Globally

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COINN President

CLINICAL PROFESSOR, KAREN WALKER, PHD, MN, BAPPSC, RGN, RSCN, MACN (AUSTRALIA)

PRESIDENT

Karen is a Clinical Associate Professor with the University of Sydney...

COINN Treasurer

DEBBIE O’DONOGHUE, MS, RN (NEW ZEALAND)

TREASURER

Debbie is the Nurse Manager of the NICU at Christchurch...

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MARSHA CAMPBELL-YEO PHD NNP-BC RN (CANADA)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Dr. Marsha Campbell-Yeo...

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TRACEY JONES, RN CHILD, BSC, HONS, MSC, ENNP
(UNITED KINGDOM)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Tracey is a lecturer in neonatal nursing at The University...

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DR. JULIA PETTY, PhD, MSc, PGCE, RGN/ RGN, PFHEA (UNITED KINGDOM)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Julia Petty is a Senior Lecturer, Children's Nursing at University...

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DR MIKI KONISHI,PHD, RN, PHN (JAPAN)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Dr. Miki Konishi serves as a Professor at Dokkyo Medical University School of Nursing.

COINN Vice President

LEILANI KAHOANO

RN, (HAWAII, USA)

VICE PRESIDENT

Leilani (Kūpahu-Marino) Kahoʻāno is currently developing the...

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TANYA BISHOP, BSCN, RN, MHM, CHE, (CANADA)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Tanya is the Operations Manager of the NICU at the IWK...

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JUDY HITCHCOCK, RN
(NEW ZEALAND)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Judy Hitchcock, Registered Nurse

Specialising in maternal...

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CARIN MAREE, PHD, RN (SOUTH AFRICA)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

I am a senior lecturer at the Department of Nursing Science...

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AGNES VAN DEN HOOGEN, PHD, RN (THE NETHERLANDS)

CHAIR RESEARCH COMMITTEE

Agnes is a nurse scientist and clinical nurse at the University...

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MR PATRICK KIMUTAI TOO (KENYA)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Mr Patrick Kimutai Too is a specialized neonatal nurse practicing in newborn unit Kenyatta national hospital.

COINN Secretary

SUE PRULLAGE, DNP, ANP, NNP/PNP,-BC RN (RWANDA)

DIRECTOR OF NURSING EDUCATION

Sue has been a nurse since 1981 and a neonatal/pediatric nurse...

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MARINA BOYKOVA, PHD, RN (RUSSIA)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Marina received her nursing diploma from the School...

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WAKAKO MINAMOTO EKLUND, DNP, APRN, NNP-BC

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Dr. Wakako Minamoto Eklund has been clinically active...

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ANDRE NDAYAMBAJE, MS, RN (RWANDA)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Andre is the founder and commissioner of funds in board...

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DR SHELA HIRANI, PHD, RN, IBCLC (CANADA)

NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Dr Shela Hirani is an Associate Professor at the University of Regina, Canada...

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CAROLE KENNER, PHD, RN, FAAN, FNAP, ANEF (USA)

CEO

Carole has over 35 years’ neonatal/perinatal/pediatric experience...

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MARY BLANKENSHIP POINTER (USA)

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Mary is a native of Oklahoma City (USA) and has over 38 years of banking/finance. She is the...

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