In an effort to provide valuable resources and practical help for parents with premature babies, The Tiny Miracles Foundation (TTMF) has announced their After the NICU Education Series for 2019 with their first program, “Sleep Health and Transitions” with Dr. John Ciannella, a neonatologist at Stamford Hospital. — an announcement from The Tiny Miracles Foundation. Pictured: Dr. John Ciannella, associate director of the Division of Neonatology at Stamford Hospital
His presentation takes place from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 29 at the Wilton Congregational Church, Pilgrim Hall, 70 Ridgefield Road in Wilton. The program and dinner is free, but RSVPs are required. Dr. Ciannella is associate director of the Division of Neonatology in the Department of Pediatrics at Stamford Hospital. He is responsible for bringing physicians assistants and neonatal nurse practitioners into the NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) as well as overseeing the care and development of newborns, including immediate treatment of any medical emergencies should they arise during delivery.