Mikki Meadows-Oliver, PhD, MPH, RN, is an associate professor at Yale University School of Nursing. She has taught pediatric health assessment for more than a decade to nursing students. She has been a pediatric nurse since 1994 and a pediatric nurse practitioner since 1998. Mikki Meadows-Oliver has written several book chapters and articles and has presented both nationally and internationally on issues related to pediatric health. She is a past president of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. Her current practice is at Yale-New Haven Hospital in New Haven, Connecticut, where she works in the Yale Lead Poisoning Treatment Program and also in the Pediatric Primary Care Center.
Lisa M. Rebeschi, PhD, MSN, RN, CNE, is an associate professor at Southern Connecticut State University Department of Nursing. She currently serves as department chairperson and has previously held positions as undergraduate program coordinator and quality improvement coordinator. She is credentialed as a certified nurse educator (CNE) by the National League for Nursing (NLN) and has previously served on the CNE Test Development Committee for the NLN. She teaches a variety of courses across the baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral programs within the Department of Nursing.
Antoinette Towle, EdD, MSN, APRN, is an assistant professor at Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) Department of Nursing. She has been an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) board certified pediatric and school health nurse practitioner since 1999, working for more than 15 years with children and adolescents in a wide variety of community settings. Antoinette has extensive expertise working with children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral difficulties and in school-based health. She is currently teaching nursing to both undergraduate and graduate nursing students at SCSU.