Category Archives: NICU

ERI Instructor Bobbie Pineda Receives 2018 Patricia Buehler Legacy Award for Clinical Innovation


Congratulations to Bobbie Pineda, PHD, OTR/L renowned clinician, research scientist, and ERI faculty member on receiving the 2018 Patricia Buehler Legacy Award for Clinical Innovation from the University of Southern California. Bobbie teaches “Assessment and Intervention with the High-Risk Infant … Continue reading

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Meet the Newest Member of Our Faculty, Louisa Ferrara, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, BCS-S, CNT


We first connected with Dr. Louisa Ferrara at the NANT Conference in April 2018. An exceptional practitioner experienced in providing care for neonates, medically-fragile children, and children with complex medical and developmental needs, Louisa impressed us with the many distinguished … Continue reading

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Celebrating Neonatal Therapists with an ERI Winner


We were excited to join our professional partners, the National Association of Neonatal Therapists (NANT) in celebrating neonatal therapists everywhere during International Neonatal Therapist WeekERIMembers of NANT were offered entry into a drawing to win a 2 day ERI course … Continue reading

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ERI is Celebrating Neonatal Therapists During International Neonatal Therapy Week


Honoring all our community of Neonatal Therapists, we are joining NANT (National Association of Neonatal Therapists) to celebrate your dedication to premature and sick infants and their families and to acknowledge the work you do to improve your patients outcomes. … Continue reading

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NANT 8 – Networking with 500 Passionate Neonatal Therapists


Returning from our second “NANT experience” was again inspirational and fueled the desire to help provide training for this extraordinary group of therapists. We spent an amazing three days listening to their needs, suggestions and thoughts for the future and were … Continue reading

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ERI is Returning to the NANT Conference.


Carol, Alyson and Mandy from the ERI team are lucky enough to be joining almost 500 passionate, dedicated and influential neonatal therapists at the annual NANT conference in Charlotte North Carolina next week on April 13-14. presented by the National Association … Continue reading

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ERI Welcomes Master Clinicians Lynn Wolf and Robin Glass


We first met and heard Lynn and Robin speak at the annual NANT (National Association of Neonatal Therapists) conference last year in Arizona. What a dynamic duo!  We heard such amazing feedback from so many neonatal therapists, and are thrilled … Continue reading

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A Celebration of Neonatal Therapists


We were excited to join our professional partners, the National Association of Neonatal Therapists (NANT) in celebrating neonatal therapists everywhere during International Neonatal Therapist Week Members of NANT were offered entry into a drawing to win a 2 day ERI … Continue reading

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Speaker Spotlight – Holly Schifsky, OTR/L, CNT, NTMTC, CBIS


We are honored to welcome Holly Schifsky to our faculty and thrilled that she will be presenting her course: Baby Beats and Breaths: Therapeutic Interventions for the Premature Infant with Cardiopulmonary Compromise in 2018.  Having first met her at the … Continue reading

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Faculty Member Beth McManus Publishes Research: Therapy Use for Children With Developmental Conditions: Analysis of Colorado Medicaid Data


We would like to share this research report authored by: McManus, Beth M. PT, MPH, ScD; Rapport, Mary Jane PT, DPT, PhD; Richardson, Zachary MA; Lindrooth, Richard PhD published in: Pediatric Physical Therapy: July 2017 – Volume 29 – Issue 3 … Continue reading

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