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Neonatal nursing

Alice Colwell, MSN, RNC-NIC

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I have been a nurse for 32 years with my main focus on neonatal nursing. I am full-time faculty and have taught a variety of classes (including distant learning course). I am a published author and strive daily to broaden my knowledge of nursing and nursing education. I am married and have 4 children and one grandchild.

Courses

  • NURS 30010 – Parent and Newborn Nursing
  • NURS 46000 – Health Care Policy
  • NURS 20020 – Foundations of Assessment and Communication in Nursing
  • NURS 30070 – Health Care Policy
Job Title

Associate Lecturer

Job Department

College of Nursing

Campus

Trumbull

Phone

330-675-8983

Office Hours

Monday, Tuesday

Marilyn S. Nibling DNP, APRN, NNP-BC, PNP-BC

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I am a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner with 17 years of experience, currently working for Akron Children's Hospital at the Summa Akron City Campus. I have also been Clinical Faculty for Kent State University for 9 years and The University of Akron for 5 years. I have management experience and served as Director, Nursing Patient Services at Akron General Medical Center (1994-1998). I received the Barbara Donaho Distinguished Leadership in Learning Award in 2008, and The Debra Seiber Nursing Excellence award 2014. I am currently Clinical Ladder V at Akron Children's Hospital and a member of Sigma Theta Tau, Nursing Honor Society.

My doctoral project was SIDS Risk Reduction and focused on nurse's knowledge about infant safe sleep and SIDS risk reduction strategies. I also have interests in neonatal abstinence syndrome, quality improvement projects, and Low English Proficiency patients and families in the NICU environment.

Courses

  • NURS 30010 - Parent and Newborn Nursing (Clinical Instructor)
  • NURS 60025 - Health Policy and Advanced Nursing Practice
  • NURS 61095 - Advanced Informatics
  • NURS 70680 - Population Health
Job Title

Assistant Professor

Job Department

College of Nursing

Campus

Kent

Phone

330-672-8808

Office Hours

Office Hours by appointment Mondays and Fridays