Education & Training

Graduate Institution

University of Missouri at Kansas City


National Certification Corporation


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  • Hanford J, Mannebach K, Ohler A, Patten M, Pardalos J.
    Rates of Comorbidities in Very Low Birth Weight Infants Fed an Exclusive Human Milk Diet Versus a Bovine Supplemented Diet.
    Breastfeed Med. 2021 Aug 19. doi: 0.1089/bfm.2020.0345. Online ahead of print.
  • Hanford J, Anders A, Vachharajani A.
    A Neonate with an Abnormally Shaped Head. Neoreviews.
    2021 May; 22 (5):e351-355. doi: 10.1542/neo.22-5-e351. PMID: 33931482
  • Patel S, Shannon D, Eldridge W, El-Ters N, Hanford J, Walker T, Scheer A, Jones E, Linwood K, Aragon N, Dunscombe L, Gerbes J, Srinivasan N, Vachharajani A. Understanding umbilical venous catheter insertion practices through a prospective multicenter observational study.
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2021 Feb 2:1-6. doi: 10.1080/14767058.2021.1874908. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33530795

Abstracts Presented

  • National Association of Neonatal Nursing Conference online: October 2020: Craniosynostosis and Copper Beaten Skull: A case report
  • National Association of Neonatal Nursing Conference in Savannah, Georgia: October 2019: Donor Milk – Is it worth the cost? A comparison of outcomes pre and post implementation of donor milk protocol
  • Neonatal Advanced Practice Nursing Forum in Washington, D. C.: May 2016: Down syndrome and Thrombocytopenia