Terri Russell, DNP, APN, NNP-BC

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
Bio

Dr. Terri Russell is a neonatal nurse practitioner with a wide range of experience in clinical and academic practice. She has spent her NNP career practicing in Chicago area neonatal intensive care units. Additionally, Terri is a former coordinator of a graduate NNP program and served as course director for a number of neonatal nurse practitioner courses. She has presented various neonatal topics at local and national conferences. Dr. Russell enjoys all aspects of neonatal care but has a special interest in hyperbilirubinemia. She is currently the National Association of Neonatal Nurse Practitioner’s liaison to the American Academy of Pediatrics subcommittee that is currently revising the practice guideline “Management of Hyperbilirubinemia in the Newborn Infant 35 or More Weeks of Gestation”. She was the founding president of the Chicago Area Association of Neonatal Nurses (CAANN). She was also a member of the charter executive committee of the National Association of Neonatal Nurse Practitioners (NANNP), and has been active in a number of committees of the National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN). She is a current member of CAANN, NANNP and NANN.

Current Area of Teaching

Dr. Russell teaches specialty courses in the DNP Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Program.

Selected Honors & Awards

2012 National Association of Neonatal Nurse Practitioners, NNP Excellence Award

1988 Kimberly Edwards Pediatric Nursing Scholarship

Selected Publications

Russell, T. Indirect hyperbilirubinemia in the neonate. (2012). In: Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide for Interprofessional Practice. Bolick B.N. & Reuter-Rice, K. (Eds.), Burlington, MA: Boston: Jones & Bartlett.

Deboer, S., Russell, T., Seaver, M., & Vardi, A. (2008) Infant intraosseous infusion. Neonatal Network, 27, 25-32

Current Research

Dr. Russell teaches specialty courses in the DNP Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Program.