National Perinatal Information Center Names Elizabeth Rochin, PhD, RN, NE-BC as President
Dr. Rochin comes to NPIC with extensive clinical experience in obstetric and neonatal care, as well significant administrative leadership experience. She most recently served as Vice President, Education and Clinical Solutions, Chief Nursing Officer for the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nursing (AWHONN).
Prior to joining AWHONN, Dr. Rochin held executive leadership roles within HCA Northern Virginia and the Inova Children's Hospital in Fairfax, Virginia. In these roles, she led successful initiatives including physician and nursing engagement, enhanced patient experience, volume growth and quality improvement. Prior nursing leadership and perinatal nursing experience includes the University of North Carolina Health System at Rex Healthcare in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Dr. Rochin obtained her Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from the University of Virginia and Master's Degree in Nursing Administration from East Carolina University. She obtained her Doctoral Degree at East Carolina University in Nursing Administration with a research focus on population health and patient activation/engagement in rural healthcare settings.
Established in 1985 as a Providence, RI non-profit organization, NPIC is dedicated to the improvement of perinatal health through comparative data analysis, program evaluation, health services research, and professional continuing education. To learn more about NPIC, visit npic.org.