ONE Conference 2019

Our Faculty

Angelica Moreyra

Dr. Angelica Moreyra is a licensed clinical psychologist dedicated to working with, serving, and supporting families. She has experience working with children and families who have experienced various forms of trauma in several different settings including community mental health programs, partial hospitalization programs, and most ...
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Joan Smith

Director Quality, Safety & Practice Excellence at St Louis Children’s Hospital


Diane Wilson

Nurse Practitioner at Hospital for Sick Children

Diane is a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner in the neonatal intensive care unit at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. Diane has a special interest in caring for newborns with brain injury. She has been instrumental in the development of the Neonatal Neurocritical Care Unit ...
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Kris Karlsen

The STABLE Program

Kris Karlsen PhD, NNP-BC Dr. Karlsen is a NNP who has been involved in neonatal care in a variety of settings including transport, education, and patient care for more than 35 years. She is an award-winning author and developer of the pre-transport / post-resuscitation stabilization ...
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Phillip Platt

Co-Founder, Treasurer at Wax and Gold, Inc

Phillip is a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner working for Mednax in Amarillo Texas. He has 32 years of experience working in a Level III Unit; 26 years as an NNP. He is responsible for leading and coordinating Quality Improvement initiatives with nine of those years in ...
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Mary Coughlin

Caring Essentials

"Mary Coughlin is an inspirational speaker, motivational coach, and transformational consultant with a clinical background that spans over 30 years. A leader in the field of neonatal nursing and internationally recognized expert in the field of trauma-informed, age-appropriate care in the NICU, Ms. Coughlin is ...
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Sharon Bonifazi

Attendee/Presenter at Science and Soul Conference

Sharon began her life in the NICU as a premature infant. She has been a NICU RN for 20 years and has worked as a staff RN, caring for a diverse group of infants from those who were born premature as well the infant awaiting ...
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Shannon Tinkler

Planning Committee Member at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

Shannon has been a neonatal nurse for almost 15 years. For the past three years, she has been the NeuroNICU educator at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, focusing on training the nursing staff in the care of the newborn brain. She is passionate about delivering ...
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Kathi Randall

President- Director Of Education at Synapse Care Solutions

Kathi is the founder of Synapse Care Solutions, an education and consulting company dedicated to supporting Neonatal Neuro-Critical Care Units. Through Synapse Care, Kathi offers NeuroNICU program consultation, in-person workshops, online courses, and an annual nurses' conference. The ONE Conference focuses on the fact that ...
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Dr. Paige Church

Dr. Paige Terrien Church is the director of Neonatal Follow Up Program at the University of Toronto. She is also the medical director of the Neonatal Follow Up Clinic at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and the Developmental Behavioral Physician Lead in the spina bifida clinic ...
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Jan Brunstrom- Hernandez

Owner, Pediatric Neurologist at 1CP Place PLLC

Dr. Jan Brunstrom-Hernandez is a wife, mother, pediatric neurologist, cerebral palsy specialist and owner/ director of 1 CP Place PLLC-a unique cerebral palsy clinic in Plano Texas devoted to helping youth with CP live their very best lives. Over the past 20 years, Dr. Jan ...
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Lauren Heimall

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Neonatal/Infant Intensive Care Unit at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Lauren is the mother of four who current resides in southern New Jersey. She has over 17 years of NICU experience at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, the last 11 as a Neonatal CNS. She is the nurse lead for the Neuro NICU team and is ...
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Michelle Waddell

Founder at Neonatal Excellence

Michelle is a Neonatal Nurse with 37 years of clinical experience and is the founder of “Neonatal Excellence”. Her career has encompassed a strong clinical background in the NICU, to include Transport Nursing, both ground and flight, and has extensive leadership experience at the System ...
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Jayne Solomon

St. Joseph’s Women’s Hospital

Jayne has been involved in the NICU for 30 years, serving in many capacities, including bedside care, leadership and transport. Currently, she is working as the Evidence Based Practice Specialist in the NICU at St. Joseph’s Women’s Hospital in Tampa, Florida. Jayne is the coordinator ...
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Kathryn Fedor

St. Joseph’s Women’s Hospital NICU

Katie has been a NICU for 13 years, at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital in Tampa, Florida. Katie is the NICN nurse coordinator and leads the family centered developmental care team. Katie remains active as a bedside nurse serving on the delivery team, cooling team and ...
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Elizabeth Broverman

Charge Nurse - NICU at BayCare Health System

Elizabeth has 18 years of clinical and leadership experience in the NICU at St. Joseph’s Women’s Hospital in Tampa, Florida. Currently, she is a lead charge nurse responsible for daily operations, staffing, and scheduling for nearly 200 team members. Along with a special interest in ...
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Our Planning Committee

Kathi Randall

President- Director Of Education at Synapse Care Solutions

Kathi is the founder of Synapse Care Solutions, an education and consulting company dedicated to supporting Neonatal Neuro-Critical Care Units. Through Synapse Care, Kathi offers NeuroNICU program consultation, in-person workshops, online courses, and an annual nurses' conference. The ONE Conference focuses on the fact that ...
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Shannon Tinkler

Planning Committee Member at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

Shannon has been a neonatal nurse for almost 15 years. For the past three years, she has been the NeuroNICU educator at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, focusing on training the nursing staff in the care of the newborn brain. She is passionate about delivering ...
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Sharon Bonifazi

Attendee/Presenter at Science and Soul Conference

Sharon began her life in the NICU as a premature infant. She has been a NICU RN for 20 years and has worked as a staff RN, caring for a diverse group of infants from those who were born premature as well the infant awaiting ...
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Michelle Rhein

Lpch

Michelle has been a NICU nurse for 12 years, the last 4 of which have been spent as a NICU CNS. Currently, she is working at the CNS for the Neonatal Region, including the NICU, the Intermediate Care Nusery and the Special Care Nursery at ...
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Michelle Waddell

Founder at Neonatal Excellence

Michelle is a Neonatal Nurse with 37 years of clinical experience and is the founder of “Neonatal Excellence”. Her career has encompassed a strong clinical background in the NICU, to include Transport Nursing, both ground and flight, and has extensive leadership experience at the System ...
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Lauren Heimall

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Neonatal/Infant Intensive Care Unit at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Lauren is the mother of four who current resides in southern New Jersey. She has over 17 years of NICU experience at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, the last 11 as a Neonatal CNS. She is the nurse lead for the Neuro NICU team and is ...
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Jayne Solomon

St. Joseph’s Women’s Hospital

Jayne has been involved in the NICU for 30 years, serving in many capacities, including bedside care, leadership and transport. Currently, she is working as the Evidence Based Practice Specialist in the NICU at St. Joseph’s Women’s Hospital in Tampa, Florida. Jayne is the coordinator ...
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