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Research Update

NANN research drives the practice of neonatal nursing. For this reason, NANN strives to provide avenues for members to become more active in accessing, understanding, conducting, and advancing research and evidence-based neonatal care.

Congratulations to our 2021 Abstract award winners!

Each year, NANN recognizes the best abstracts in each award category submitted in the Annual Conference Call for Abstracts. The following awardees have been recognized for their passion and support for neonatal care and the profession of neonatal nursing.

Best Paper Award:

Valarie Artigas, DNP APRN NNP-BC

"Recognizing Metabolic Bone Disease of Prematurity: It's about bodybuilding!"


Best Poster Award:

Ashlee Vance, PhD

"Parent Experience of Changes to Visitor Guidelines during COVID-19"


Stream the 2021 NANN Research Summit Encore Presentations

NANN's Virtual 37th Annual Conference is still available on demand! Featured in the program are encore presentations from 3 of the 2021 NANN Research Summit participants. 

Jessica Adrian, BSN-RN CCRN

Implementation and Evaluation of a Rapid Sequence Intubation Protocol in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit


Amanda Dear, BSN-RN RNC-NIC

Developmentally Supportive Care During Phototherapy for Neonates <30 Weeks


Barbara ORouke, RN

The Neuroprotection of Oral Enjoyment by Offering Milk Drops


Interested in submitting a research survey to NANN members?

Would you like to distribute your survey to thousands of neonatal nursing professionals via NANN E-News? Seek approval for publication by reviewing our instructions and completing the application. 

Disclaimer: NANN is not an active sponsor of or participant in approved research surveys. NANN does not collect or monitor survey data related to approved research surveys. It is the sole responsibility of the researcher to collect the data for their survey. In addition, NANN is unable to share member contact information with researchers. 

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