Vanessa Young

Boston Children's Hospital

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Boston Children's Hospital

Boston Children's Hospital


• Nurse professional with over 20 years experience. Specialty areas include clinical research and NICU.
• Highly effective research team and program manager with over 7 years of experience in the clinical research and academic arena.
• Currently responsible for developing the infrastructure and growth of a clinical research center within the division of Newborn Medicine at Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
• Developed the growth of the Anesthesia Clinical Research Team at Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA which resulted in a 350% increase in employee requirement and an accelerated increase in protocol growth and development over a period of 5 years resulting in 9 times more effective active study implementation.
• Co-developed and implemented the Pediatric Anesthesia Research Internship Program within the Anesthesia Department at Boston Children’s Hospital. Hiring student interns to work with department faculty resulted in an increase in the number of retrospective studies. This in turn facilitated development of prospective clinical trials and resulted in an increase of abstracts and publications for the department.
• Developed education program and initiated the hire of a clinical nurse specialist/nurse educator for the program to facilitate and continue staff growth and development.
• High level of expertise in management and oversight of national and international multi-site clinical trials including monitoring, audits and all clinical aspects of research protocols.

Clinical Practice Area

  • Anesthesia
  • Critical Care
  • Leadership
  • Neonatal