Virtual Conference

Start Date

12-8-2022 12:45 PM

End Date

12-8-2022 1:05 PM


Also presented at the National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) Conference in September 2023

Event Type

Podium Presentation


california; sjmc



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Aug 12th, 12:45 PM Aug 12th, 1:05 PM

The Impact of Therapeutic Neonatal Positioning in the NICU

Virtual Conference

Also presented at the National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) Conference in September 2023