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Kathryn Shapiro, MS, RN, CHSE

Kathryn Shapiro, MS, RN, CHSE

  • Instructor of Clinical Nursing
  • Unit Educator, Neonatal ICU/Newborn Nursery, Golisano Children's Hospital


  • EdD in Applied Learning Sciences, 2026. University of Miami

Instructor of Clinical Nursing, University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY, US. 2021 - Current

Unit Educator, NICU & Newborn Nursery, Golisano Children’s Hospital, Rochester, NY. 2015 - 2022

Assistant Coordinator, Neurosciences Intensive Care Nursery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD. 2013 - 2015

Clinical Instructor, Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD. 2012 - 2015

Research Assistant, “Cerebral autoregulation and neurologic injury in neonatal hypoxic-ischemic brain injury.” Principle investigator, Jennifer Lee, MD., Baltimore, MD. 2012 - 2015

Nurse Clinician IIE, Neonatal ICU, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD. 2007 - 2015
Patient Centered Care Grant
Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2013
The Impact of Single Patient Room Design on a NICU Nursing Orientation and Medication/Fluid Errors
Vermont Oxford Network Annual Quality Congress, 2018
Chicago, Illinois

The Times They are a Changing: Implementing the new 7th ed. NRP Updates Nuts and Bolts of Simulation Debriefing
NRP Regional Train the Trainers Conference, 2017
Rochester, New York

Safer Sleep for Babies, Initiatives and Challenges in the NICU
NYS Perinatal Association, Annual Conference, 2017
Binghamton, New York

Special Considerations in the Prehospital Environment
Stabilization and Care of the Neonate in the Pre-Hospital Environment Conference, 2017
Rochester, New York
DutkoFioravanti I., Brown K., Shapiro K. (2017). Safe Sleep Initiative. PeriFacts.

Frank K., Driscoll C., Shapiro K., Donohue P. (2016). Moving to a Single Patient Room Design: Are There Physical and Psychological Effects on the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Staff?. Journal of Pediatrics and Neonatal Care.

Tekes A, et al. (2014). Apparent Diffusion Coefficient Scalars Correlate with Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Markers of Cerebrovascular Autoregulation in Neonates Cooled for Perinatal Hypoxic-Ischemic Injury. American Journal of Neuroradiology. PMID: 25169927 PMCID: PMC4359612 DOI: 10.3174/ajnr.A4083
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