Dana Ing, MSN, NNP-BC, APRN-Rx
UH Translational Health Science Simulation Center
Nancy Atmospera-Walch School of Nursing
University of Hawaii at Manoa
2528 McCarthy Mall, Webster Hall 306
Honolulu, HI 96822
Dana Ing is a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP) at Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women and Children’s and an Instructor at UH Manoa School of Nursing. Dana is board certified as a NNP through the National Certification Corporation. As the Associate Director for THSSC, she assists with the integration of pediatric and women’s health concepts into simulations in the undergraduate and graduate programs and our 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 the recipient of nursing scholarships from Kaiser Permanente and Kuakini Medical Center. She is also currently in the 2021-2022 cohort for the LEND Program.
Dana has co-chaired and been a speaker at both national and local conferences in Hawaii. Her interests include developmental care in the NICU which include her passion for Kangaroo Care (skin-to-skin holding), the late preterm infant, helping parents cope with the NICU experience.