Stephen Jones M.S., R.N., CPNP, E.T.

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Albany Medical Center

Currently, I am the Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist/Nurse Practitioner and Enterostomal Therapist for inpatient pediatrics @ Children's Hospital @ Albany Medical Center, as well as Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in our Pediatric Pulmonary & CF Center. In these multi-dimensional roles, I manage a myriad of general, as well as specialty patients diagnoses, including Cystic Fibrosis, in both inpatient and outpatient settings. I continue to be on several speakers' bureau (Chiesi, Novartis, PESI Healthcare and Vertex), as well my own educational and consultative company Pediatric Concepts, and have presented locally, regionally, nationally as well as internationally on numerous topics, for nursing, medical and allied health profession I have published articles in Pediatric Nursing, MCN, and Ostomy/Wound Management, as well as authored chapters in Whaley and Wong's Nursing Care of Infants and Children, both 5thand 6th (1995 and 1999) editions, as well as Ashwill & Droske's Nursing Care of Children, and Heidenthal-Kelley's Nursing Leadership, 1st, 2nd Ed and 3rd Ed, and Bowden and Greensburg's 2nd Ed Nursing Care of Children Across the Continuu, @2011. Over the years, I have had several poster presentations at national conferences regarding skin and wounds, and PICC usage in the CF populations. I have been listed in Who's Who in Nursing and Who's Who Among American Entrepreneur. Finally, I it has been a privilege to attend/participate in NACFC since the mid 1990's, in various capacities, including moderator for symposia, Nurse Caregiver sessions, Rise N Shine/Luncheon Roundtables, and Consultation Clinics.