Dana Ing, MSN, NNP-BC, APRN-Rx
UH Translational Health Science Simulation Center
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
University of Hawaii at Manoa
2528 McCarthy Mall, Webster Hall 306
Honolulu, HI 96822
Dana Ing is a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children’s and an Instructor at UH Manoa Nursing. Dana is board certified as a NNP through the National Certification Corporation. In addition to her NNP role, Dana is also a Regional Neonatal Resuscitation Program Trainer, STABLE Program Lead Instructor, American Heart Association Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Instructor, Certified Kangaroo Caregiver and Certified Educator of Infant Massage. Dana as the Associate Director for THSSC and assists with the integration of pediatric and women’s health concepts into undergraduate and graduate simulation activities and with community healthcare partners.
Some of her honors include being recognized as the 1996 Hawaii Nurses Association Maternal- Child Nurse of the Year, Member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) Scholar, and a recipient of nursing scholarships from Kaiser Permanente and Kuakini Medical Center.
Dana has co-chaired national conferences and has served on committees for conferences in Hawaii. In addition to committee involvement, Dana has been the speaker at both local and national conferences. Her interests include developmental care in the NICU which include her passion for Kangaroo Care (skin-to-skin holding), the late preterm infant and helping parents cope with the NICU experience.