Category Archives: NICU

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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ERI is Joining our Professional Partners NANT to Celebrate Neonatal Therapists Everywhere


We would like to honor all our community of Neonatal Therapists and join 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 … Continue reading

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Latest NICU News from Renowned Clinician and Research Scientist Bobbi Pineda


We would like to share this newsletter from our popular speaker; Bobbi Pineda. Her work in the Washington University OT NICU lab centers around bridging the gap in services from NICU to home, so that infants can continue to receive … Continue reading

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Bobbi Pineda Recognized for her Clinical Research in the NICU


We are thrilled to announce that our esteemed faculty member Bobbi Pineda was recently awarded the National Association of Neonatal Therapists (NANT) Excellence in Research Award Nomination Criteria: • The nominee must be an occupational therapist, physical therapist, or speech … Continue reading

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Last Chances to Attend Advanced NICU course


We are sad to announce that a much loved and respected member of our faculty; Beth McManus is taking a break from teaching for a while to spend time with her family. Beth recently spoke at the National Association of … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the Winners of our NANT Conference Raffle


I am happy to announce that Nancy from CA, and Linda from OH were chosen as our winners from the raffle we held at last weeks NANT 7 conference (National Association of Neonatal Therapists) CONGRATULATIONS! We randomly chose names from all … Continue reading

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NANT 7 – Amazing Experience for all Neonatal Therapists


WOW! Carol and I have just returned from an absolutely amazing few days surrounded by almost 500 passionate, dedicated and influential neonatal therapists. We heard their needs, their suggestions and their thoughts for the future and were consumed with their absolute … Continue reading

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NEW Neonatal Therapy Certification


For our ever growing community of Neonatal Therapists, we are thrilled to announce the NEW  certification offered by the Neonatal Therapy National Certification Board (NTNCB) Two of our distinguished faculty are members of the NTNCB: Bobbi Pineda, PhD, OTR/L – NTNCB Chair … Continue reading

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