Graduated form the University Of Connecticut School of Nursing with a BSN degree. Worked as a clinical nurse in the YNHH Neonatal Intensive Care Unit from 1991-2006, Yale Pediatric Recovery Nurse from 2006-2016. Presently working as nurse coordinator for Yale Pediatric ENT.As nurse coordinator my responsibilities consist of patient education, pre op and post op triage of pediatric patients undergoing surgery. I help to coordinate patient referrals with other specialties as well as scheduling testing and procedures. I am in direct communication with families to answer the questions and concerns prior, during and after treatment. Present member of the Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head-Neck Nurses.