About Kim  Francis, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC

Dr. Francis, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, is currently the Nurse Director for the Massachusetts General Hospital Newborn Family Unit which includes postpartum, antepartum, well newborn and Level II nursery. Her clinical background includes over 30 years in neonatal care and women's health. Her research focus is symptom assessment and management for preterm infants. Dr. Francis was appointed and has been a member of the Massachusetts General Hospital for Children Scientific Advisory Board for over 10 years. She is a presently a member on the IRB and serves as the co-chair for the Yvonne L. Munn Award. She has published and presented locally and nationally.

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