Reading this on a mobile device? Try our optimized mobile version here:

February 14, 2013
Sign upForwardArchiveAdvertise
News for Neonatal Care Professionals

  Neonatal Care 
Grow Your Business Beyond Borders with FedEx®
Shipping to Canada with the reliability and expertise of FedEx is your key to bigger growth. We have the tips, tools, and resources you'll need to make the customs clearance process run smoothly for all your shipments — big or small. See How.

  Health Policy & Practice 
Online MS in Health Care Administration
Advance Your Career in Health Care. Study at Utica College. Offering 5 Specializations: Acute Care, Nursing Home Admin, Service Organizations, Health Care Advocacy, and Community Health. Curriculum may meet the course requirements for Nursing Home Administrator licensure.
Click here for more info.

  Trends & Technology 
  • Study: Autism risk may fall with prenatal intake of folic acid
    Taking folic acid supplements before conception and early in pregnancy was associated with a lower risk of having children with autism, according to a Norwegian study in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The effects of folic acid on genes and DNA repair may explain its role in brain development disorders in babies, including autism, researchers said. Reuters (2/12) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Prenatal intake of omega-3s may not boost brain development
    Data from 11 clinical trials on the effect of omega-3 fatty acid supplementation during pregnancy on a child's brain development showed that such supplements had neither a positive nor negative effect on visual or neurological capacity. Since a majority of the trials had very few participants, excluded difficult pregnancies and failed to monitor the children long enough, Australian researchers said that more research is needed. The study was published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Reuters (2/8) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Other News
FEATURED VIDEO: The Traits of Very Successful Leaders
Someone who is a good leader knows how to get work done, but a great leader is someone who inspires employees to do their best all the time. Linda Rottenberg, the co-founder and CEO of Endeavor, tells us about some common traits among successful leaders. Watch the video now.

  NANN News 
  • Renew your Neonatal Development Care Specialist Designation today
    NANN recognizes the importance of developmental care to optimal patient care. The Neonatal Developmental Care Specialist Designation offers clinicians, with developmental care experience, an opportunity to apply and assess their knowledge through the completion of an online exam. If you have previously purchased Development Care Specialist Designation, and your two years are up, you can renew now by submitting payment and proof of your 20 contact hours of continuing education. Renew now. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Call for volunteers: Research Institute Small Grants Committee
    Are you a NANN member, interested in volunteering? NANN is currently seeking three members to serve on the Small Grants Committee, a subcommittee of the NANN Research Institute. The purpose of the committee is to oversee the Small Grants application process, review submissions, and provide support to recipients and mentors to ensure optimal outcomes, adherence to timelines, reporting, and overall success of each grant. Apply by Feb. 28. Learn more. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
Learn more about NANN ->  |  Join NANN  |  Education  |  Store  |  Career Central

Position Title Company Name Location
Neonatal Nurse PractitionerProMedicaToledo, OH
Assistant Nurse Manager - Neonatal Intensive CareCounty of San BernardinoColton, CA
NICU Nurse ManagerCrouse HospitalSyracuse, NY
NNP Locum TenenSeattle Children's HospitalSeattle, WA
Director, Neonatal ICUJoe DiMaggio Children's HospitalHollywood, FL
Click here to view more job listings

Continuity gives us roots; change gives us branches, letting us stretch and grow and reach new heights."
--Pauline Kezer,
American politician

LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story

Subscriber Tools
Print friendly format  | Web version  | Search past news  | Archive  | Privacy policy

Account Director:   Aaron Kern  202-407-7866
NANN National Sales Manager:   Brian Fitzgerald  
Follow NANN Online
 Recent NANN SmartBrief Issues:   Lead Editor:   Tom Parks
Mailing Address:
SmartBrief, Inc.®, 555 11th ST NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20004
© 1999-2013 SmartBrief, Inc.®  Legal Information