Professional Bio

Education

  • Ph.D., Nursing Education, University of Northern Colorado (in progress)
  • M.S., Neonatal Nursing, University of Colorado
  • B.S.N., University of Northern Colorado

Professional Memberships

  • National Association of Neonatal Nurses, FRANN Chapter, Past Secretary, Chapter President, Appointed, 2012-2013
  • National Association of Neonatal Nurses, National, Editor in Chief: Advances in Neonatal Care, The Official Journal of NANN, Appointed, 2008-present
  • National Certification Corporation (NCC), National, Vice President, Elected, 2010-present
  • National Association of Neonatal Nurse Practitioners (NANNP)
  • American Nurses Association (ANA)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics – Perinatal Section Editor in Chief: Advances in Neonatal Care (The official Journal of the National Association of Neonatal Nurses)

Clinical Expertise & Certifications

  • National Certification Corporation (NCC)
  • Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP)       

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Education
Neonatal Feeding Practices
Neonatal Transport

Recent Publications

Witt, C.L. (2010). Neonatal dermatology. In Core Curriculum for Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing, 4th Ed. T. Verklan, M. Walden (Eds) Philadelphia, Elsevier.

Witt, C.L. (2009). Skin Assessment. In Physical Assessment of the Newborn 3rd ed. E. Tappero, M.E. Honeyfield, (Eds)

Recent Presentations

Witt, C. L. (April 26, 2013) Late Preterm Infants, Colorado Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses Conference, Colorado Springs, CO.

Witt, C. (2011, September), Writing for Publication. National Association of Neonatal Nurses, National Meeting, Orlando Florida

Witt, C. (2011, June), Resuscitation of the Very Low Birth Weight Infant. Association of Women’s Health, Obstetrical, and Neonatal Nursing (AWHONN), Denver, CO

Witt, C. (2010, October), Top 3 articles of 2010. Front Range Association of Neonatal Nursing, Keystone, CO

Witt, C. (2010, October), Hot topics for Neonatal Nurse Practitioners. Front Range Association of Neonatal Nurses, Keystone, CO

Witt, C. (2009, April) Fundamentals of Genetics, Front Range Association of Neonatal Nurses, Denver, CO

Awards & Recognition

  • Leadership Award, National Association of Neonatal Nurses, October 2012.